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Microsoft launches Windows 10

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India, a critical market for Microsoft, will be among the 13 countries where the technology giant will host mega events.Microsoft will start rolling out its new operating system Windows 10 around the world, including India, with a host of new features as the long-time leader in PC software tries to lure back consumers who gave up on Windows for mobile devices.

Armed with new innovative features like Cortana, an Xbox app and Microsoft Edge, the long-awaited Windows 10 would be available to computers and tablets in 190 nations.India, a critical market for Microsoft, will be among the 13 countries where the technology giant will host mega events.The technology giant’s India-born CEO Satya Nadella will have the Windows 10 launch party in Kenya.

Cortana: Microsoft’s voice-based smart assistant similar to Apple’s Siri and Google’s Iris.

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 Edge: new web browser which has replaced Microsoft’s Internet Explorer.

Windows Hello: It will offer a fast, password-free, secured way to log in with face recognition.