One of the most frequent asks we hear across the entire Windows command-line spectrum is "I need curl" and/or "I need tar".
If you're one of these people - HAPPY NEW YEAR! 🙂 Windows 10 Insider build 17063 and later now include the real-deal
tar executables that you can execute directly from Cmd or PowerShell.
For more details, read Craig's announcement post: "Tar and curl come to Windows"