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Microsoft Publishes New Windows 8.1 ISO With November Updates

Almost all eyes are towards Windows 10 and what it will bring come 2015, but Microsoft certainly wants to further improve its current platform, that being Windows 8.1. The company has just released a new ISO for

Windows 8.1 Update 2 Arrives August 12, MSDN Launch Three Days Later

A few days, then. Microsoft is gearing up to release the second refresh of the Windows 8.1 platform, in the form of Update 2, with all signs pointing towards a release next month. August 12 is now

Windows 8.1 Update Now Available For Download On MSDN

Just as Terry Myerson was talking about it in his keynote at BUILD 2014, Microsoft released the new Windows 8.1 Update on MSDN so that premium subscribers can download and deploy the files before general release on

Windows 8.1 Update 1 Reportedly Launching On MSDN In A Couple Of Days

Been waiting for the next big thing? Windows 8.1 Update 1 is on track for launch next month, with April 8 pegged as the official launch day. That is for the rest of the mortals, obviously. MSDN

Windows 8.1 Update 1 MSDN Launch Planned For Late March

Been following the Windows 8.1 Update 1 development? Can’t wait to get your hands on the final version? Well you’re in luck, bud, because you might be able to get access to it next month. Late next

Windows 8.1 Enterprise RTM Arrives On MSDN And TechNet

Windows 8.1, the latest operating system to come from the Redmond offices is set for official launch next month. October 18 has been set as the day the new OS will hit general availability. And in order

Windows 8.1 RTM Release Said To Have Caused Internal Disputes At Microsoft

Time for some juicy gossip! As far as operating systems go, Windows 8.1 has had a rightfully colorful story to tell. From early development to rumored details and leaked ISOs. But perhaps the most quaint tale was

Windows Server 2012 R2 Now Available To MSDN And TechNet Subscribers

Along with Windows 8.1 and a couple of other of its software products, Microsoft has also made available Windows Server 2012 R2 to developers and users via its MSDN and TechNet subscription. The latest version of the

Leaked Windows 8.1 RTM ISOs Are The Same As The Official Builds

So this is what happened. Microsoft finished work on the final RTM version of Windows 8.1 but held off releasing the build, much to the charging of the IT community, on MSDN and TechNet. Redmond claimed that

Microsoft Officially Releases Windows 8.1 RTM

Well, what do you know! Even though Microsoft initially planned to release the RTM version of Windows 8.1 in October, it has changed its mind and officially released the OS update just now. The RTM version of