Top Tech Stories of the Day: Windows 8.1 Will Be Made Available to PC Makers in Late August

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July 08, 2013 AT 1:33 PM
Microsoft said that its forthcoming update to Windows 8 will be ready for PC makers by late August in order to ensure that holiday PCs will have the new software. Windows 8.1 is designed to address some key critiques of Windows 8, including adding back a start screen, improving the mail app and making the shift from modern apps and classic Windows software less jarring.