Microsoft has learned a good lesson from Android it seems. As a new business strategy ,Microsoft has announced it’s Windows 8.1 Operating system for devices bellow 9 inches screen , is free .
It is an enormous move from Microsoft in the history. Microsoft is known for it’s strict money making policy for long time .But the model of giving something free has been adopted after a learning curve,I guess .
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Microsoft have officially acknowledged ,that they are aware of the possible SMS attack ,that can lock the Windows Phone 7.5-Mango due to the flaw in the operating system.
As a Windows Phone user ,you don’t need to panic as it is not a very serious security threat ,the attackers can send you a sms and lock the phone ,that’s all . Microsoft is working faster to bring the firmware update to rectify the matter . The new Firmware update/patch for the windows phone should be available within couple of days and most probably available over the air this time.
The video here demonstrates how an attack can take place .
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Microsoft have been working on their upcoming Internet Explorer 10 for quite some time. Now, Internet Explorer Version 10 is readily available for preview on Windows 8 Platform (both are in beta stage and available for preview only ). Hopefully Microsoft will take back it’s position for web browsers in the market soon,with new Internet Explorer 10 as the features are promising .
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