Microsoft to give upgraded Windows for free?

As Microsoft plans to wind up Windows 8.1 operating system next month, the firm plans to announce a free version of Windows in a bid to persuade customers to upgrade to latest versions.

Microsoft Windows 8.1 preview version available for developers online

Microsoft has made a preview version of Windows 8.1 available for developers online at

Microsoft launches Windows 8.1 update to 'flawed' latest OS

The free downloadable preview of the update called Windows 8.1 will be launched on Wednesday but will be released to the general public later this year.

Microsoft`s Windows 8.1 update to simplify the OS, but won`t reverse the start menu

Software giant Microsoft would be launching a revision to its latest Windows with a free update called Windows 8.1 later this year, aimed at simplifying the OS functioning but has no plans to bring back the start menu.

Microsoft's Windows 8.1 update to simplify the OS

The latest version of Microsoft Windows has faced a lot of flak from its users over its complex functioning.