Windows “Blue” to add 7 inch tablet support

The Verge, who had earlier leaked some details about the next update to Windows 8 called "Blue” has now added some further information.

In a meandering article which suggests Microsoft drop the Windows brand Tom Warren notes:

"Windows Blue" (is)  an upgrade designed to improve compatibility with 7-inch and 8-inch devices

The news suggests Microsoft is not planning to leave the small tablet market, dominated by cheap Android tablets, uncontested, and may finally bring lower prices for Windows 8 tablets.

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