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Microsoft Windows 10

At Microsoft's Windows 10 event, we get more insight into Microsoft's vision of a universal OS.

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'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

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The top moments from Microsoft's Windows 10 event

Microsoft showed off its new desktop operating system and other projects it's been working on.

By 22 January 2015

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Live from Microsoft's Windows 10 event (pictures)

At Microsoft's 'Windows 10: The Next Chapter' presser in Washington, the tech giant showcased its new Windows 10 OS, Surface Hub and Windows Holographic.

42 Images By 22 January 2015

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Microsoft's 'Windows 10: The Next Chapter' event, join us Wednesday (live blog)

On January 21, Microsoft will stake out the future of Windows, giving us a glimpse of what its software will look like on mobile devices. A successor to Internet Explorer may also be in store.

By 18 January 2015

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Inside Scoop: What to expect from Microsoft's Windows 10

CNET's Kara Tsuboi and Nick Statt will be traveling to Redmond, Wash., for Microsoft's Windows 10 event January 21. In this Inside Scoop, they discuss the event itself and what Microsoft needs to do to ensure this product is a success.

By 17 January 2015

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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 10 on track for latter half of 2015

The company's chief operating officer elaborates on plans announced in September, saying a "developer preview" will come out the middle of next year.

By 6 December 2014

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Microsoft's Windows Phone 8 finally gets a Pinterest app

While still labeled "BETA," the virtual pinboard app has the same grid layout and many similar features to the iOS and Android apps.

By 13 June 2014