Microsoft takes on Chrome OS with Windows 10 S

Microsoft announced a new stripped-down operating system today called Windows 10 S. It takes an approach similar to Chromebooks (or iOS) in that it only allows apps to be installed from the Windows Store.

They also announced that laptops running Windows 10 S will be available for as low as $189. This appears to be a direct response to the Chromebook's rapid growth in the education market.

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