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  • 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.

  • Download Windows RT Jailbreak Tool 1.20

    Windows on ARMThe first jailbreak tool for Windows RT platforms emerged a few months ago and since Microsoft showed no desire to block the hack, the developers behind this project continue their work to make the app better.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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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