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Microsoft Unveils Windows 10

Yesterday, software maker Microsoft finally unveiled the next and most promising iteration of Windows OS – Windows 10.

Well, if you were expecting windows 9, Microsoft has conveniently skipped a generation and jumped on to Windows 10 instead.

When asked why the next iteration is called Windows 10, Joe Belfiore explained, “This product, when you see [it in its], fullness I think you’ll agree with us that it’s a more appropriate name. That fullness applies to Windows Phone, too, which will see Windows 10 as its next major upgrade. Windows 10 is built for “screens from 4 to 80 inches.”

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The Executive VP of Microsoft’s Operating Systems Group, Terry Myerson told Techradar that “Windows 9 name wouldn’t be right given the new One Microsoft internal strategy. Hence the move to Windows 10.”

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Microsoft has started distributing the Technical Preview of the OS starting today via its Windows Insider Program.

However, it is slated to release mid-2015. It is touted to be the next Windows XP-killer and marks the return of some of the features that Windows 8 did not have.

Source: FirstPost

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