Microsoft has released a huge update for the Windows 10 OneNote app that introduces a slew of new features for general public and Windows Insiders. With this new update, Microsoft is adding the live tile improvements such as a title to create a new note, new pasting options, built-in translator and more.
Microsoft Launcher Beta for Android is getting a big update today with new features, animations, and other major improvements. If you've enrolled as a beta tester you can download the v4.12 update from today via the Play Store.
If you're still running Windows 7 or Windows 8.1, then it's time to head to Microsoft's Update Catalog website to download new cumulative updates. The software maker quietly pushed out these updates for Windows 7 and 8.1 devices to address some persistent issues.
After it was released for Windows Insiders last week, the ability to star your most important to-dos is now available for all Windows 10 users. You'll find the option after installing the version 1.35.11921.0 of Microsoft To-Do app.
In Canary build 69 of Chrome, Google added a new experimental feature called Heavy Page Capping that will display an infobar that allows you to stop loading the rest of the resources on a page if it has already downloaded a certain amount of data.
Microsoft has just released new cumulative updates for the Windows 10 Creators Update (version 1703), Fall Creators Update (version 1709), and April 2018 Update (version 1803) to introduce a series of quality improvements.
Starting on February 2019, the company will retire the delta updates branch and focus on full updates and express updates. The IT admins who are currently utilizing the delta updates branch may soon need to rely on express updates which also delivers smaller packages to Windows 10 devices.
Microsoft today released the July 2018 Office update for Android that brings the app to build 16.0.10325.20043.
While Microsoft is indeed thinking about new form factors, according to an interview with Microsoft's Surface head Panos Panay, a Surface Phone is not on the roadmap.
Reports indicate that Andromeda has been shelved for the time being while Microsoft continues to work on the software and device in order to make it a compelling product.
There are plenty of browsers available on Android, but Microsoft Edge was surprisingly announced for Google's mobile platform back in October. Edge for Android incorporates features like Continue on PC, Favorites, Reading List and Reading View. Edge for Android is also very snappy, which is due to its use of Chrome's Blink engine.
Microsoft Teams, the communication and collaboration platform is getting a free version to compete against Slack. With Teams, which appears to be a more compelling alternative to Slack. Microsoft Teams free version is limited to up to 300 users and it's a very useful solution for small to medium sized businesses and project teams.
Microsoft has a history of displaying ads in Windows 10 apps, but in the past they have typically been for their own products. We now have reports of users seeing programmatic advertisements directly within the Windows 10 Mail app.
Microsoft has just released Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 17713 (Redstone 5) to the Insiders in the Fast Ring. The preview build introduces new features for Microsoft Edge, improves Notepad, and more. As compared to the previous builds, this new build doesn't come with a large number of improvements.
Microsoft is rolling out a new update to the Windows 10 People and Maps that will only currently be available to users in the Windows Insiders programs. These new versions come with a variety of updated features, which we will describe below.