We kicked off this new Windows Internal Series last month by highlighting an awesome blog post from the Windows Kernel Team. The Kernel Team did ANOTHER great post two weeks ago on our design and implementation of Retpoline for Windows to improve performance on PCs with certain processors due to Spectre variant 2 mitigations. The next topic that was on….
Over the last couple of weeks, we’ve been testing an update to Sticky Notes in Skip Ahead. Today, we’re excited to announce that we’re rolling out that major update to everyone on Windows version 1803 and higher! A few highlights in this version: We tested the waters with the Charcoal Note, and you all seemed keen to go even darker! ….
One of the pieces of feedback we regularly hear is that our fans want more detailed and technical articles diving deep into the behind-the-scenes on the development of the Windows OS. To address this feedback, we’re officially kicking off the Windows Internals series of articles today. Some of these articles will be new content published here on our Windows Insider….
Are you a CTO, a Business Decision Maker, an IT Professional or an Enterprise Developer? Do you like to know what’s coming next for tech before everyone around you? Do you want a Microsoft product team to come and visit your organization to help with your digital transformation? Then you absolutely must join Dona Sarkar during her keynote “Be the….
Today we have enabled a new feature in the Feedback Hub. You can now provide an indication of the severity of your issue and how it is impacting your experience when filing new feedback. We believe this will allow us to better monitor the most impactful issues even when feedback volume is low. To get this to customers as quickly….
Timeline for Android It’s easy to forget what we were working on, especially when it was days or weeks ago. Timeline helps you jump back into something you were doing – like working on a document or browsing a website – on your phone or any of your Windows 10 PCs. Share activities with others straight from your timeline or….
Over the last couple of weeks, we’ve been teasing out a major update to Sticky Notes in Windows 10. And today we’re excited to announce that we’re rolling out that major update to Windows Insiders who have opted into Skip Ahead. Sticky Notes 3.0 brings the following amazing new features and capabilities: Sync (& backup) your notes across your Windows….
What belongs together stays together One of the biggest digital challenges today is pulling together that ideal mix of apps and websites to complete everything from writing a report for work to planning a weekend getaway. Finding time to work on these things often falls into an unpredictable schedule that gets interrupted by other commitments. Oftentimes there is nothing more….
NOTE: Below is an email sent out to Windows Insiders on 11/28 from Terry Myerson, EVP for Windows and Devices here at Microsoft. Hello Windows Insiders! With the release of Windows 10 Fall Creators Update last month I want to take a moment to thank you, our millions of Insiders, who influence the future direction of Windows with all of….
During our Windows Insider presentation at Microsoft Ignite, we introduced an easier way for IT Pros to manage Windows 10 Insider Preview builds across their organization. Instead of registering each user and PC for Insider Preview builds, IT administrators can now register their entire organization in the program and manage Preview builds centrally on multiple PCs. This is done through….