Microsoft's shift towards regular yearly major updates for its platforms and services continues, Windows 8.1 was primarily intended to address complaints of Windows 8 users and reviewers on launch. And the new OS received relatively positive reception, with critics praising the expanded functionality available to apps in comparison to 8, OneDrive integration, along with UI tweaks and the expanded tutorials for operating the Windows 8 interface.

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