TechBytes: Windows 8, Google Street View

Microsoft's new operating system Windows 8 goes on sale this Friday.
3:00 | 10/25/12

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In today's tech -- count down to a big Friday for Microsoft the software giant's latest operating system windows eight goes on sale featuring a completely redesigned home screen. And introducing a lot of touch friendly apps and Microsoft begin selling its first tablet computer the surface ABC news tech editor Joanna stern. Says the software is a bit lacking but she is impressed with the hardware including a built in -- stand and innovative cover. It's take cover which has a keyboard built into it so it's similar to the Smart cover that apple makes for the iPad. But it has a flat keyboard built into it and you can actually -- really well on it. This -- plus keyboard cover retails for about six of -- fox. And -- -- -- for Google taking its street view to the Grand Canyon using trackers with fourteen pound backpacks hearing fifteen cameras apiece to shoot panoramic images. Every two and a half seconds -- studying those that your tech bikes -- --

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