Microsoft has announced yesterday Windows 8.1 ,the upcoming update for over 1.5 billion Windows 8 users world wide. In a features briefing ,the media and participants got to know the key features of Windows 8.1. Microsoft plans to offer the update starting from April 8 this year. The update will be delivered via internet as like a service pack . You do nothing for it ,just wait . Head off to know the new features now ..
Top 10 Changes of Windows 8.1 over Windows 8
- Power Button and Search is more visible and easy to access now
Task Bar offers settings for Apps
Move the cursor to the Task bar ,and it will show you the settings for the applications installed . Eg you can customize your sound settings ,internet explorer etc
Customizable Start Screen Tile Size
Start Buttons is Back
Lock Screen Slide Show
You get a new version of the Internet Explorer with many new features . This version of Internet Explorer supports far more web technologies (including WebGL) And designed to support touch input more efficiently .
More Efficient Photo Application
Search –Called Search Heroes
The search in Windows 8.1 will bring you more search results ,for example if you search for a city there ,it will bring you the whether information ,images and the map of the place . If you search for a pop singer ,the results page will give you the hit songs of the singer to be played with a click . Computers become more and more efficient right ?
Windows 8.1 has more setting options now .The possibility of customization is more .
I am waiting finger crossed ,to get the update and explore it.I will come up with more interesting tips on Windows 8.1 . If you want see some more interesting screen shots and features of Windows 8.1 visit PCMAG.com now
Source – PCMAG