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Microsoft to give away Windows 10, unveils hologram glasses

Free upgrade for users of the most recent versions; software giant springs surprise with HoloLens
Friday, January 23, 2015 - 05:50
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The Microsoft HoloLens allows users to see three-dimensional renderings of computer-generated images. The device, which will be available around the same time as Windows 10 this autumn, is wireless and looks like a visor.

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MICROSOFT Corp will give away its upcoming Windows 10 operating system as a free upgrade to users of the most recent versions of Windows and Windows Phone, as the world's largest software company tries to retain customers in the mobile era.

The "free" strategy is a