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Windows 8 Impacts Mobile Market

Smartphones and tablets are already commonplace in the daily lives of most individuals. Thanks in some part to the trend of offices adopting smartphone and tablets at such an astounding rate. The iPhone and iPad have a clear advantage over other devices by virtue of their overwhelming current market share. Windows is associated much more often with desktop machines rather than mobile computing. Microsoft aims to make the Windows 8 operating system, which will be available across many devices from many manufactures, the new mobile market leader. Windows 8 consumer previewer’s report that it works very well on desktops but it is designed to operate optimally on touch interface devices. The Metro style interface which debuted on Microsoft’s mobile OS, Windows Phone, gets updated and upgraded with Windows 8. Using tiles capable of displaying real-time information, instead of icons allows users to access to data at a glance. If more …