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Microsoft Windows 8 update will be free

by Staff Reporter
14 May 2013 at 16:19hrs | Views
New York - Microsoft says a planned update to its Windows 8 operating system will be made available for free later this year.

Microsoft announced the update last week, but wouldn't say at the time whether consumers would have to pay for it.

Codenamed Blue, the update now has an official name: Windows 8.1.

Microsoft made the announcement at an investors conference on Tuesday.

Source - AFP