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Microsoft pushes AR/VR features with October Windows 10 update

Microsoft pushes AR/VR features with October Windows 10 update

Microsoft is set to update its flagship operating system to enable the latest generation of Windows 10 hardware devices and software to tap augmented and virtual reality, among a range of new features, executives said on Friday.

Sep 01, 2017, 19:05 PM IST
Microsoft aims to reboot connections with Windows 10

Microsoft aims to reboot connections with Windows 10

Microsoft is aiming to build lasting relationships with Windows 10, the operating system to be launched on Wednesday and seen as critical to reviving the fortunes of the once-dominant tech giant.

Jul 25, 2015, 09:34 AM IST

Microsoft offers free upgraded versions Office software for iPhones, iPads

Android, iPad and iPhone users can use Microsoft's Office suite on their operating system free of cost.

Nov 07, 2014, 14:35 PM IST

Govt systems to become hack-prone after Microsoft ends support to Win XP

However, some agencies have declined to contract for custom support agreements because they deemed them an unnecessary expense.

Mar 18, 2014, 09:19 AM IST

Maintaining Windows XP after April 8 may cost Rs 1,190 cr/year

Windows XP - launched in October 2001 - is three generations behind the latest operating system Windows 8

Feb 25, 2014, 15:14 PM IST

Windows 8 to bridge gap between PC, mobile devices

Microsoft launched a radical redesign of its world-dominating Windows operating system, introducing a touch-enabled interface that attempts to bridge the gap between personal computers and fast-growing mobile devices powered by the company's fiercest competitors.

Oct 26, 2012, 15:15 PM IST

Microsoft Windows 8 hits India, upgradation at Rs 1,999

Windows 8 can be controlled using touch (with tablets) and with mouse and keyboard (desktops).

Oct 25, 2012, 09:39 AM IST

Microsoft Windows 8 ads appear online

Advertisements for software giant Microsoft''s upcoming Windows 8 operating system have reportedly been published online.

Oct 11, 2012, 14:30 PM IST

Developers get early taste of Windows 8

Microsoft Corp handed out 5,000 sleek Samsung tablet computers running a test version of Windows 8 at its annual developer conference on Tuesday, hoping to stoke excitement over its new operating system.

Sep 14, 2011, 09:16 AM IST