Mi­crosoft build­ing sim­pli­fied ‘Lite’ OS to take on Chrome OS

LIGHT­WEIGHT OP­ER­AT­ING SYS­TEM COULD BREAK FROM TRA­DI­TION.

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Early in 2018, we dis­cov­ered that Mi­crosoft was work­ing on a light­weight ver­sion of Win­dows co­de­named Po­laris, in­tended to be op­ti­mised for tablets and 2-in-1s as well as desk­top and lap­tops, but ac­cord­ing to new ru­mours it will in­stead be called “Lite” and will ap­par­ently be truly light­weight, un­like Win­dows 10 S, and be ca­pa­ble of run­ning off the up­com­ing Snap­dragon 855 from Qual­comm.

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