Happy 5th Anniversary to the Windows Insider Program!

Hello #WindowsInsiders! As the saying goes…time flies when you’re having fun together…shaping Windows. As the Windows Insider Program celebrates our 5-year anniversary, we‘d like to reflect across our journey together. Many of you have been with us as Windows Insiders since day one, and even more of you have continued to join the millions of others in our family over….

What happens when a group of Windows Insiders use tech to make a movie?

About two years ago, one of the members of the Windows Insider Program team, Vivek,  gathered  a crew of his Microsoft tech enthusiast friends and decided to make a feature film using Microsoft product—and run as a scrappy startup with very little funding.  On April 12, their movie, VellaiPookal – Dandelion had its world-premiere showing at the Cinemark Lincoln Square….

Windows Insiders and Fluent Design

Hey, Windows Insiders! It’s that time of year again! Microsoft Build happens this Monday, May 7 through Wednesday, May 9 and to make the event even more exciting… We’re going on a Fluent hunt We’re hiding pictures of all five Fluent elements at booths on the expo floor. Take a selfie with the element and when you’ve found all five,….

Introducing Cohorts for App Developers

Earlier this year, we started the Windows Insiders Cohorts Program to connect and engage with Insiders within certain demographics (illustrators, Insider MVPs, and insiders within certain companies.) We’ve built cohorts as highly focused groups of people with a common passion or area of expertise, to bring fresh insights into how features are being used with high-quality, actionable feedback. By bringing….

What’s Going on With My Feedback

Hello Windows Insiders! We have been hearing from you that not knowing when the feedback you submit has been turned into bugs and fixed has been frustrating. We’re happy to tell you that we are not addressing this issue in one way, but in THREE ways. We have created a “something for everyone” model of letting you know (per a….