Windows 10 Cloud


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Windows 10 Cloud

A version of Windows 10 that runs apps installed from the Windows Store. Expected in 2017, Windows 10 Cloud was designed to compete with Chrome OS. See Windows and Chromebook.
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Sources say that Windows 10 Cloud is actually a simplified version of Windows 10 that will only be able to run Unified Windows Platform apps installed from the Windows Store, according to (http://www.zdnet.com/article/microsofts-coming-windows-10-cloud-release-may-have-nothing-to-do-with-the-cloud/) ZDNet's Mary Jo Foley.
With Windows 10 Cloud, the operating system is said to be similar to Windows RT and Windows 8.1 with Bing.
Reports have indicated that Windows 10 Cloud will also have versions of Word, Excel and other Microsoft apps.