Windows RT hacker

  • 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.

  • Microsoft Not Pleased with Windows RT Jailbreak Tool, Says It May Block the Hack

    Windows on ARMMicrosoft is apparently having a change of heart over the recently-released jailbreak tool for Windows RT devices, with the company now suggesting that it may block the hack after all.
     

  • Jailbreak to Bring Firefox and Chrome on Windows RT Tablets

    Windows on ARMThe official Windows RT jailbreak application is now available for download, so software developers behind this project can focus on recompiling applications to run on Microsoft's tablet-oriented operating system.

  • Windows RT Jailbreak Tool available, makes running unsigned apps a breeze

    Windows on ARMJailbreaking Windows RT just got easy. Merely days after a complicated method to run unsigned apps on Microsoft's tablet operating system was uncovered, there is now an automated method available, dubbed RT Jailbreak Tool. No more messing around with debuggers and assembers.

  • Hacker Gets Windows 95 to Run on Windows RT

    Windows on ARMA security expert has already managed to bypass Microsoft's restrictions to find a way to run unsigned desktop apps on Windows RT, so the jailbreak community has started work on developing new ways to make the most of this exploit.

  • Windows RT Jailbreak Silliness

    Windows on ARMReports from earlier in the week suggested that Windows RT had been "jailbroken" by hackers, an event I ignored because the outcome was so obvious. And, as expected, Microsoft has confirmed the hack and will simply fix it in a pending update. But why does everyone take this stuff so seriously?

  • Microsoft Praises Hacker Who Managed to Jailbreak Windows RT

    Windows on ARMMicrosoft has decided to release a public statement on the recent announcement that a security researcher managed to break into Windows RT and force the operating system to run unsigned desktop apps.

  • Windows RT Gets Jailbroken to Run Desktop Windows Applications

    Windows on ARMEven though Microsoft has said so many times that Windows RT is the best way to enjoy the new Windows 8 features on a tablet, many have criticized the operating system for not supporting legacy Windows apps.


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