Windows 8.1 is now available in the Philippines

Brings together a unique and personal experience across the broadest range of devices. MANILA, Philippines, October 18, 2013 –Microsoft Corp. on Thursday announced the global availability of Windows 8.1, a feature-rich update to its popular Windows 8 operating system, enabling customers to create experiences that keep pace with their lives — at work, at home or on the go. Beginning Oct. 17, consumers with a Windows 8 device in more than 230 markets and 37 languages can download the free update via the online Windows Store. Windows 8.1 will also…

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Skype is now part of Microsoft

A software application that allows users to make voice and video calls and chat over the Internet is  now part of Microsoft.  On 10 May 2011, Microsoft Corporation agreed to acquire Skype Communications, S.à r.l for US$8.5 billion.[10] The company was incorporated as a division of Microsoft, and Microsoft acquired all of the company’s technologies, including Skype, with the purchase. This was completed on 13 October 2011   ” Together we will bring innovative technology to friends, families and colleagues everywhere. And now the future possibilities for our customers are even…

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