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Microsoft Drops Support For Windows RT

03/18/2015, Microsoft made several important Windows-related announcements at the WinHEC conference in Shenzhen, China. During the event it presented a concrete roadmap of how different versions of Windows will be upgraded to Windows 10. A slide from the company...

Microsoft Reiterates Commitment To Windows RT

02/05/2015, You might have read several posts online claiming that Windows RT is now dead given that the Nokia Lumia 2520 tablet is no longer being produced. Surface 2 met the same fate and there are no ARM devices with displays over 8-inches that will receive a...

Microsoft No Longer Manufacturing Nokia Lumia 2520

02/04/2015, A report from last week revealed that Microsoft had ceased the production of the Surface 2 tablet, which left many wondering could that be it for the Windows RT platform? Could Microsoft be simply preparing a newer and better Windows RT hardware?...

Microsoft Working On An Update For Windows RT

01/22/2015,   Microsoft pretty much dominated the news cycle yesterday as it showed off Windows 10. The upcoming iteration of its operating system brings countless new features, some of which we had already heard about, while the company also unveiled some new...

Microsoft Working On Fix For Windows 8.1 Update Issues

07/02/2014, There have been countless reports of people being unable to update to Windows 8.1 from Windows 8.0 and Windows RT. Apparently there’s a glitch that prevents them from updating to the latest software. Microsoft has finally taken note of the problem...

Windows RT 8.1 Drops Desktop Tile On Start Screen

10/23/2013, Ah, Windows RT. I guess the whole idea of rolling out this particular version of Windows does not seem to look so smart any more, considering the number of Surface RT tablets that were left behind in the inventory (which is now simply known as the Surface...

Microsoft Re-Releases Windows RT 8.1 Onto Windows Store

10/22/2013, We reported yesterday Microsoft pulled the Windows RT 8.1 update for all devices running on Windows RT 8 due to reports of the update bricking Surface RT tablets. As a result of this issue, Microsoft had to investigate what exactly the problem was, and it...

Windows RT 8.1 Update Pulled From Windows Store

10/20/2013, Earlier this week Microsoft finally started rolling out Windows 8.1, its much awaited update. Despite various builds being leaked over the last few months, there was quite a lot of anticipation and hype surrounding Microsoft’s latest Windows...

Windows Phone 8.1 Rumored To Drop Support For Hardware Back Button

10/09/2013, The back button in Windows Phone devices is there to allow users who want to go back to other applications with ease, though if a new rumor is true, future devices might do away with this button altogether. Paul Thurrott, a man believed to have insights...

Windows Phone And Windows RT To Merge Over Two Years [Rumor]

10/06/2013, Rumor has it that Microsoft might be planning to merge Windows Phone and Windows RT over the next two years. Such a titanic feat can not be done overnight, that’s for sure. Apparently Microsoft will slowly merge both Windows Phone and Windows RT by...

Nokia ‘Sirius’ Tablet Might Be Called Lumia 2520

09/21/2013, There has just been endless speculation about Nokia’s upcoming tablet. It is widely known as “Sirius,” which is believed to be its internal codename. The tablet reportedly runs on Windows RT and as per a recent rumor, it might be...

Nokia ‘Sirius’ Tablet Launch Rumored Alongside Lumia 1520

09/20/2013, A few days ago Nokia revealed that it is going to conduct an event on October 22nd. Up till now it has been believed that the company will unveil its first Windows Phone 8 phablet at the event, now it appears that perhaps there might be more in store. The...