Latest Windows RT Stories

2012-08-14 20:57:32

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online What might have been? That is all that will be left of Toshiba´s entry into the Windows RT market — that and likely a few prototypes. The consumer electronics maker announced this week that it was exiting the Windows RT tablet market before it even begins. And the reason all comes down to parts, as in the components necessary to build the machine. This begs the question on whether Windows RT will see other vendors fall by...

2012-08-10 17:08:43

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The Wall Street Journal is reporting that Lenovo is creating a convertible notebook computer that can turn into a tablet. The report, citing people familiar with the situation, said that the new device would offer a keyboard that flips around to transform it from a notebook, into a tablet. The new device would use a Windows RT operating system, which is the ARM-based version of Windows 8. The tablet's operating system indicates...

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  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'