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Windows RT hacker

  • Hackers manage to unlock Windows RT tablets and run non-Windows OS

    Windows on ARMThe latest Patch Tuesday update killed a major vulnerability that could have potentially let hackers unlock ARM-powered Windows RT tablets and install non-approved Windows programs. Fortunately for Windows RT tablet owners, Microsoft’s security engineers discovered this vulnerability before hackers exploited it.

  • Hacker gets Windows RT 8.1 PE running on unreleased Lumia 650 XL

    Windows on ARMThe Microsoft Lumia 650 XL was never released, but numerous leaks have been revealed to the public with some claiming it’s the Lumia 650 XL and some it’s the Lumia 850. The cancelled release of the phone didn’t stop hacker Calyx Hikari from successfully running Windows RT 8.1 PE on the device.

  • Windows Phone Device Hacked to Run Windows RT

    Windows on ARMThey say Windows RT has no future in Microsoft's vision, so the tablet-oriented operating system is pretty much dead after the latest update released in September this year.

  • How to Jailbreak Your Windows RT Device and Run Unapproved Desktop Software

    Windows on ARMWindows RT is the locked-down version of Windows 8 for ARM computers, as seen on Microsoft’s Surface RT tablet and a few other Windows RT devices. Unlike the standard version of Windows 8, Windows RT doesn’t allow you to install your own desktop programs.

  • How to unlock (jailbreak) your Windows RT device

    Windows on ARMWindows RT is a sort of unique member of the Microsoft family of operating systems. It’s Windows, but it’s not. From a more technical aspect, Windows RT is actually the entire Windows OS rebuilt for use on ARM processors, which are what power almost all tablets, smartphones, and other gadgets.

  • Hacking Windows RT Journal: Part 1

    Windows on ARMA month ago, I wrote about why I'm sticking with the Surface RT over the Surface Pro (see here for previous article). Today I'm going to reiterate that stance and show you why Windows RT is an even more powerful operating system than we give it credit for, and is a solid investment for anyone. After all, at its core, Windows RT is still Windows. It operates and functions exactly like Windows 8 does. Welcome to Part 1 of our hacking journals and tutorial.

  • You can run legacy apps on jailbroken Windows RT and will be able to use a third-party app store (soon)

    Windows on ARMStarting out as a rookie among veterans, in a matter of months Windows RT has transformed into an exciting and intriguing alternative to established tablet operating systems. The trigger for the frankly unexpected makeover is the jailbreak which allows enthusiasts to run unsigned apps on their Windows RT-based devices -- there's even an automated toolwhich makes modding a breeze. If you think that is not good enough and you still need or want your old apps, a developer has released a tool that allows legacy programs to run on Windows RT.

  • You Can Now Run x86 Legacy Windows Apps On Surface / Windows RT

    Windows on ARMMicrosoft's Surface RT is a thing of beauty, and that comes from personal experience. The tablet is solidly built, with amazing externals and powerful hardware inside. The display on the Surface RT tablet, too, is stellar, and puts to shame many in the competing arena. That said, the only proper limitation that comes packaged with the tablet, is its inherent ability to run only ARM applications.

  • Hack Enables x86 Applications to Run on Windows RT

    Windows on ARMA Windows RT jailbreak solution is already available for those who want to run unsigned apps on their tablet, but here's one utility that does a lot more than that. Basically, the new app released by XDA developer mamaich enables users to run full x86 Windows applications on RT tablets, without the need to recompile the code or to make any modification.

  • Windows RT Jailbreak Tool Still Available, Microsoft Seems to Ignore It

    Windows on ARMSoftware developers have managed to create a fully-working jailbreak tool for Windows RT approximately one month ago, so the list of apps specifically ported to be used on unlocked devices is getting bigger.

  • How to jailbreak the Surface RT

    Windows on ARMThroughout our coverage of Surface RT, a single complaint has repeated itself over and over again: There are not enough apps in the Microsoft Store to offer a complete experience. What could fix this if Microsoft remains unable to win over developers? Jailbreaking of course.

  • RT Jailbreak Tool Lets Users Install Non-Microsoft Executables on Windows RT

    Windows on ARMThis is XDA Developers, and we like our devices a certain way. We like them unlocked, rooted, and free to do with as we please. However, very few devices are ever released in this condition. Thus, our large community of dedicated developers figure out a way to do it. After all, it's happened again and again and again.

  • Run Old Macintosh Software on Microsoft Windows RT Tablets

    Windows on ARMThe jailbreak community is once again lending a hand to users who wish to run old Macintosh software on their Windows RT tablet, be it Microsoft Surface or any other device equipped with this special version of the Windows 8 OS.

  • Windows RT Jailbreak Tool 1.11 Available for Download

    Windows on ARMThe jailbreak software solution aimed at Windows RT device has been improved with some new options supposed to make the whole process even faster and easier.
     

  • Windows desktop apps ported to work on jailbroken Windows RT devices

    Windows on ARMPart of what sets Windows RT apart from Android, iOS, and other mobile operating systems is that it's basically a full-fledged desktop operating system. Under the hood, it's pretty much the same OS as Windows 8. It's just designed to run on devices with ARM-based chips instead of x86 processors.

  • Several Standard Desktop Apps Ported to Windows RT

    Windows on ARMOne of the main limitations of Windows RT is that most 32- and 64-bit applications aren't compatible. Therefore, if you are buying a Microsoft Surface and intend to install all your favorite Windows programs, then you're going to have a bad time. To remedy this issue, XDA Recognized Developer GoodDayToDie has begun an initiative to get some desktop apps compiled for RT users.

  • Here’s a Quick Hack to Speed Up Your Windows RT Tablet

    Windows on ARMWindows RT tablets are becoming a lot more popular these days, especially since a group of software developers managed to jailbreak the operating system, but here's another hack that could help you make the most of your device.

  • Download a Start Button for Windows RT Tablets

    Windows on ARMThe lack of a Start button in Windows 8 is considered one of the main reasons why people choose to stay away from the new operating system, but several third-party solutions are now available in this regard.

  • 7Zip and other desktop apps being ported to Windows RT due to jailbreak, ARM app store in the works

    Windows on ARMJust recently, we learned about a way to run non-Windows Store apps on a Windows RT device via a circumvention method that requires tinkering with the portion of the RAM that instructs Windows RT on whether it should run unsigned code or signed code.

  • 20 Seconds to jailbreak Windows RT

    Windows on ARMThanks to a new tool, it takes only 20 seconds to jailbreak Windows RT. In other Microsoft news: Samsung says no to making a Windows RT device. Teens say Apple is done, Surface and Galaxy are cool. Former Microsoft executives launch online shop for sex toys.


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