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windows 8.1 update features

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Windows 8.1 Update

With new functionality for the Start button and separate experiences for desktop and tablet users, the Windows 8.1 update finally gives people what they want.

By April 2, 2014

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Windows Phone 8.1

Windows Phone 8.1 is the best update yet, thanks to its revamped design and modern features, but it lags behind iOS and Android.

By April 14, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating April 14, 2014

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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 October 17, 2013

4 stars Editors' rating October 17, 2013
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Inside Google's master plan for faster, sharper streaming video

Google is working on a new technology called VP10 that will allow it to squeeze higher-quality video over broadband and mobile networks. And thanks to patent issues with a rival standard, it has a chance to catch on.

By August 28, 2015

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Windows Phone 8 Update 3

Microsoft's operating system makes Windows Phone phablets a reality with a new interface fitted for humongous screens, and support for quad-core CPUs.

By October 14, 2013

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Poki (Windows Phone)

Poki is an excellent Windows Phone client for the Pocket bookmarking service, and a few missing features don't spoil the slick, simple experience.

By October 10, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating October 10, 2014
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Pinterest (Windows Phone)

Hardly any features mean Pinterest's half-hearted Web app for Windows Phone is not worth your time.

By July 10, 2014

1 stars Editors' rating July 10, 2014
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Getting started with iOS 9's picture-in-picture feature for iPad

Want to watch a video or FaceTime on your iPad and browse Facebook at the same time? With iOS 9, you can!

By August 27, 2015

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Windows 10's 'secret' Start menu

It's not really a secret, but it is a convenient way to access important features.

By August 25, 2015

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Windows 10 update triggers reboot glitch for some users

The new cumulative update is creating trouble for some users, calling into question Microsoft's policy of forced updates for Windows 10.

By August 10, 2015