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windows rt 8.1 update

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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 8

Navigate the ins-and-outs of Windows 8 with how-tos, troubleshooting, news, and reviews.

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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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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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From 'Windows Phone' to 'Windows 10': Can name change get consumers to notice?

The "Windows Phone" OS will be no more, as the version of Windows 10 tailored for smaller devices will be called simply Windows 10. Will that help improve Microsoft's lot in the smartphone market?

By January 21, 2015

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Microsoft yanks Windows RT 8.1 update from Windows Store

Company temporarily pulls its recently released Windows RT 8.1 update for ARM-based devices owing to an unexplained issue.

By October 19, 2013

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Get a refurbished Asus VivoTab RT 10-inch tablet for $139

Even if you don't love RT, at this price you almost have to consider it. Don't you?

By October 10, 2014

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The latest Windows 10 Technical Preview update brings Cortana to the desktop

January's Windows 10 Technical Preview update adds Microsoft's virtual assistant and a few new apps.

By January 23, 2015

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Windows 10 arriving -- here's a look at 30 years of Windows

Come with us on a 30-year trip through time to see how Bill Gates' baby took over the world.

By October 1, 2014

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Microsoft repairs glitch in Windows RT 8.1 update

The update, which was causing installation issues for some Surface RT users, is back in the Windows Store.

By October 22, 2013

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Microsoft pulls problematic Windows RT update

The company works to fix an update that bricked some Surface RT tablets, Apple's new iPhones head to more carriers, and Google's Hangouts app offers free voice calls.

By October 21, 2013