We use cookies to provide you with a better experience. If you continue to use this site, we'll assume you're happy with this. Alternatively, click here to find out how to manage these cookies

hide cookie message

Video: CES 2012: In final keynote Microsoft's Ballmer talks about Windows 8, future of Kinect


Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer joined TV host Ryan Seacrest for the company’s last CES keynote. The company offered little of note, but Seacrest kept the show moving along. Much of the keynote focused on Windows 8, the company’s upcoming operating system that will run on both PCs and tablets. With what Microsoft calls its metro style interface apps will play an important part of the OS’s success.

Ballmer also talked about one of the company’s other headlining products, Microsoft Kinect.

While many anticipated Bill Gates making a surprise appearance at the final keynote he was nowhere to be seen, except in a short video that chronicled the company’s 15 years of keynotes.

At CES in Las Vegas, Nick Barber, IDG News Service.

Video Source: IDGNS Boston
Article Author:
Video Category: News

Share this video



Comments

Most Popular Videos
5 reasons why PCs are better than Macs: Mac vs Windows PC - which is best? play video

5 reasons why PCs are better than Macs: Mac vs Windows PC - which is best?

What is best: Mac or PC? Here we examine five key areas, and help you to decide if you should buy a Mac or a Windows PC or laptop. (Answer: get a Windows machine.)
watch video »


Nokia Lumia 735 video review: Selfie smartphone is last to wield Nokia logo play video

Nokia Lumia 735 video review: Selfie smartphone is last to wield Nokia logo

We check out the selfie smartphone for Windows Phone users, the Nokia Lumia 735.
watch video »


Pebble Steel video review: The best smartwatch alternative to Android Wear play video

Pebble Steel video review: The best smartwatch alternative to Android Wear

Watch our Pebble Steel video review to find out why it's the best alternative to Android Wear in the smartwatch market.
watch video »




IDG UK Sites

Very best Black Friday 2014 tech deals UK: Latest bargains on phones, tablets, laptops and more...

IDG UK Sites

Black Friday feeding frenzy infects the UK

IDG UK Sites

VAT MOSS: Will I be affected by the EU VAT changes? Here are the facts for designers and artists

IDG UK Sites

Black Friday 2014 UK: Apple deals, Amazon deals & Black Friday tech offers