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How to reserve your free copy of Windows 10

A notification prompts Windows 7 and 8.1 users to reserve an upgrade to the new OS.

By June 1, 2015

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Which edition of Windows 10 will you get for free?

Those of you running Windows 7 or 8.1 will be able to upgrade to Windows 10 Home or Pro for free come July 25. But exactly which of two new editions will land on your PC?

By June 4, 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 January 21, 2015

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Microsoft rushes emergency security fix for Windows

The software maker patches a security hole that lets hackers take control of any Windows machine, including ones running Windows 10.

By July 20, 2015

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Skype for Web reaches worldwide, and more on the future of Skype

Microsoft's plan to drop the Modern version of Skype for Windows has created a bunch of unanswered questions. Here are a few clarifications from the Skype team.

By June 15, 2015

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Get a Lenovo Yoga Tablet 2 with keyboard for $179

Originally $370, this highly regarded system comes refurbished from Lenovo and includes a full one-year warranty.

By May 29, 2015

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Microsoft's Surface 3: Stuck in the middle between work and play?

The next version of the Surface is meant to compete with midtier tablets priced around $500. But does it deliver too little, too late?

By March 31, 2015

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Microsoft: These are the Windows 10 editions coming your way

You'll have to wait a little longer, though, for the full details on things like pricing and licensing.

By May 13, 2015

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Microsoft rolling out 34 unscheduled patches for Windows today

The company is shifting gears from its usual Patch Tuesday to push out optional patches. But why now, and for what reason?

By April 21, 2015

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Tech Retrospect: Google gets the EU antitrust treatment

Is Google abusing its position as the world's most popular search engine? Also, if you're hoping to walk into an Apple store and buy a Watch next week, we have some bad news. All that and more in your look back at the week in tech.

By April 17, 2015