Tag / Windows 8

  • September 14, 2011 - Warren Held

    Windows 8 Developer Preview

    Want to try out Windows 8 right now?  Head on over to Windows Dev Center where they have copies of the Windows 8 Developer Preview for download. Keep in mind this is a pre-beta release, so not all the features are implemented and functional, and you might run into some bugs.  I have downloaded a […]

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  • September 9, 2011 - Warren Held

    Windows 8 Fast Boot

    Now here’s the key difference for Windows 8: as in Windows 7, we close the user sessions, but instead of closing the kernel session, we hibernate it. Compared to a full hibernate, which includes a lot of memory pages in use by apps, session 0 hibernation data is much smaller, which takes substantially less time […]

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