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UpdatedThe update for Windows 8.1 is full of subtle changes. Just don't think subtle means insignificant.
AnalysisIs Microsoft taking a massive - and perilous - bet by giving away its operating systems for free?
AnalysisMicrosoft refocuses Windows 8.1 Update on traditional input peripherals like keyboards or mice.
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UpdatedRedmond's 2014 developer event is taking placein San Francisco. Here's all the latest from the event.