The trend of price cuts on Windows RT tablets continues. It was just a month or so ago that a number of tablets running Microsoft’s version of Windows for ARM received price drops. And now Dell has followed it up with another one — the hardware maker has announced that it will be cutting the price of its Windows RT...

Windows RT, when first announced, sounded like an amazing deal. It still is a marvelous platform, but the fact that it cannot run x86 apps took the gleam off of Windows RT devices. Since it’s just another version of Windows 8, the RT operating system has (or can acquire) the ability to run native PC programs, but it...