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Microsoft released Windows 8.1 for digital download yesterday, which will ship on physical DVDs and PC systems on October 18.
At the crux of the matter is how the Windows desktop "is not changing much" in spite of the faster release cadence that started with Windows 8.
As its name suggests, the StartIsGone is a simple utility that removes the Start Button from Windows 8.1.
There have been more than 2 million downloads of Windows 8.1 RTM, or Released to Manufacturing, in the first 24 hours that it was made available to professionals and developers.
Microsoft has worked to make 3D printing as easy as 2D printing in Windows 8.1, and part of the strategy entails leveraging the tried-and-tested process of document printing on its flagship operating system.