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microsoft+windows

Editors' Take

Microsoft Windows 10 for phones

The latest preview build of Windows 10 for phones offers an early look of refreshed Windows Phone apps.

By 18 April 2015

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Microsoft Windows 10

The latest version of Windows 10 adds new apps and brings new insights into MIcrosoft's future plans.

By 23 January 2015

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Microsoft Windows 8.1

If you're a dedicated Windows 8 hater, the update to Windows 8.1 isn't going to change your mind. For everyone else, this collection of tweaks, fixes, and new features is useful, but everything here should have shipped in the original version last year.

By 17 October 2013

4 stars Editors' rating 17 October 2013
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Microsoft Windows RT

Windows RT is a strange beast. On the one hand, speed, security, and the best of Windows 8 make RT a pleasure to use. But app restrictions make Windows RT confusing, and the limited availability of apps undercuts the operating system's usefulness.

By 13 November 2012

3 stars Editors' rating 13 November 2012

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Microsoft Windows 7

Windows 7 is more than what Vista should have been, it's where Microsoft needed to go. How much damage Vista did and whether Windows 7 is enough for people to finally abandon Windows XP are questions that nobody has the answers to right now.

By 1 August 2009

4.5 stars Editors' rating 1 August 2009

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Microsoft's Windows 10 preview for phones brings Project Spartan browser to mobile devices

The second public build of Windows 10 for phones offers new apps, including a preview of Project Spartan.

By 11 April 2015

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Microsoft's Windows Hello will make your face, finger or iris the new sign-in

With biometric authentication for Windows 10 devices, the world's largest software maker hopes to make it harder for hackers to scoop up your data.

By 18 March 2015

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Microsoft Windows update addresses FREAK flaw, Stuxnet worm

The fix comes less than a week after Redmond acknowledged vulnerability to decade-old encryption flaw.

By 11 March 2015

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Microsoft Windows vulnerable to 'FREAK' encryption flaw too

Previously thought limited to Apple and Google browsers, the flaw leaves communications between affected users and websites open to interception.

By 6 March 2015

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Microsoft's Windows RT isn't dead...yet

The software giant says it's working on an update for the versions of its Surface tablet that used an ARM-based chip. But it will only have some of the functionality of Windows 10.

By 22 January 2015