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Another screenshot of Windows 10's upcoming design changes coming with Project NEON leaked - MSPoweruser;

Another screenshot of Windows 10's upcoming design changes coming with Project NEON leaked - MSPoweruser

MSPoweruserAnother screenshot of Windows 10's upcoming design changes coming with Project NEON leakedMSPoweruserIn January, we gave you a pretty detailed and close look at some of the upcoming changes for Windows 10's design. Microsoft is calling the new and improved Windows 10 design Project NEON internally — in fact, the company mistakenly showed off Project ...and more »

Microsoft teases Project Neon UI upgrades at Windows Developer Day - OnMSFT (blog);

Microsoft teases Project Neon UI upgrades at Windows Developer Day - OnMSFT (blog)

OnMSFT (blog)Microsoft teases Project Neon UI upgrades at Windows Developer DayOnMSFT (blog)As many of you know,t he Windows Developer Day public livestream was underway today. What we didn't expect was a preview of the elusive Project NEON to be teased during it. Windows Central reports that the upcoming design language for Windows 10 ...and more »

WhatsApp redesigns the homepage of its Windows Phone app, lifts photo attachment limit - MSPoweruser;

WhatsApp redesigns the homepage of its Windows Phone app, lifts photo attachment limit - MSPoweruser

MSPoweruserWhatsApp redesigns the homepage of its Windows Phone app, lifts photo attachment limitMSPoweruserThe new update continues WhatsApp's trend of modernizing its design standards to conform to Microsoft's new universal Windows app design language without actually updating their app to support Microsoft's new platform (As only 15% of Windows phones ...and more »

Windows 10 Cloud early build leak hints at possible features - TechNewsGazette;

Windows 10 Cloud early build leak hints at possible features - TechNewsGazette

TechNewsGazetteWindows 10 Cloud early build leak hints at possible featuresTechNewsGazetteEver since Satya Nadella has taken over the reins of Microsoft, Cloud is the keyword and in a major clue at what the software giant is up to in this regards, a new leak allegedly of Windows 10 Cloud based operating system has blown the lid off of the ...and more »

Windows 10 Project Neon's gorgeous new design teased - TechnoBuffalo;

Windows 10 Project Neon's gorgeous new design teased - TechnoBuffalo

TechnoBuffaloWindows 10 Project Neon's gorgeous new design teasedTechnoBuffaloAfter Microsoft launches the Windows 10 Creators Update this spring, the company will continue focusing on a larger overhaul of the operating system. The next version, which will bring UI changes with it, is dubbed “Project Neon,” and a screenshot of ...and more »

Progress Telerik UI goes open source - App Developer Magazine;

Progress Telerik UI goes open source - App Developer Magazine

App Developer MagazineProgress Telerik UI goes open sourceApp Developer MagazineProgress has announced that it has open sourced Progress Telerik UI for Universal Windows Platform (UWP), a set of native UI controls for building Windows apps, and is in the process of donating to the .NET Foundation in an effort to help foster the ...and more »

First real look at the new Windows look and feel shows a very different taskbar - Ars Technica;

First real look at the new Windows look and feel shows a very different taskbar - Ars Technica

Ars TechnicaFirst real look at the new Windows look and feel shows a very different taskbarArs TechnicaAt its developer day event yesterday, Microsoft spent a long time extolling the virtues of the Universal Windows Platform and the Windows 10 Creators Update to developers. But subtly, the company slipped in a screenshot that gives us a first look at ...and more »

Windows 10 Creators Update Build 15031 Hands On - SuperSite for Windows;

Windows 10 Creators Update Build 15031 Hands On - SuperSite for Windows

SuperSite for WindowsWindows 10 Creators Update Build 15031 Hands OnSuperSite for WindowsBeyond a few new things in this build, which I will cover shortly, if you look at the Microsoft build strings for this release and compared it to the last update testers received you will have noticed that this build is also the first one to be ...and more »

Hands-on: Windows 10 Creators Update build 15031 for PC (video) - OnMSFT (blog);

Hands-on: Windows 10 Creators Update build 15031 for PC (video) - OnMSFT (blog)

OnMSFT (blog)Hands-on: Windows 10 Creators Update build 15031 for PC (video)OnMSFT (blog)Hey there everybody, it's me Cody, OnMSFT, where today I'll showing you Windows 10 build 15031 for PC. 15031 is the latest fast ring build for Windows Insiders as part of the Creators Update, which is expected to come out spring later this year. Please ...and more »

Windows 10 gets floating video player so you never get any work done - The Next Web;

Windows 10 gets floating video player so you never get any work done - The Next Web

The Next WebWindows 10 gets floating video player so you never get any work doneThe Next WebWe've all done that thing where we keep a video open in a separate window while we work, but now Microsoft wants to make it easier for you to multitask with an official picture-in-picture feature. The latest Insider build of Windows 10 (15031 ...and more »

Here's everything that's new in Windows 10 Insider build 15031 for PC - OnMSFT (blog);

Here's everything that's new in Windows 10 Insider build 15031 for PC - OnMSFT (blog)

OnMSFT (blog)Here's everything that's new in Windows 10 Insider build 15031 for PCOnMSFT (blog)Microsoft rolling out today the Windows 10 Insider build 15031 to PC users on the Fast Ring, and this latest preview build brings exciting new features such as a compact overlay mode for UWP apps. It works like the picture-in-picture mode that you can ...and more »

Hands-On with Windows 10 Dynamic Lock - Thurrott.com (blog);

Hands-On with Windows 10 Dynamic Lock - Thurrott.com (blog)

Thurrott.com (blog)Hands-On with Windows 10 Dynamic LockThurrott.com (blog)Starting with the Creators Update, you will be able to use a linked smartphone or other device to automatically lock your PC when you step away. Here's how it works. Well, here's how it works today, at least. My hope is that Microsoft will improve this ...and more »

Windows 10 Picture-In-Picture Mode Confirmed - Ubergizmo;

Windows 10 Picture-In-Picture Mode Confirmed - Ubergizmo

UbergizmoWindows 10 Picture-In-Picture Mode ConfirmedUbergizmoMicrosoft has confirmed a new picture-in-picture mode for Windows 10. This is going to make it much easier for users to work with multiple applications at the same time, particularly when they are working on video-related tasks. The feature is ...and more »

Windows 10 is finally getting one of iOS and Android's best features - TrustedReviews;

Windows 10 is finally getting one of iOS and Android's best features - TrustedReviews

TrustedReviewsWindows 10 is finally getting one of iOS and Android's best featuresTrustedReviewsComing as part of a Creators Studio update, the 'Compact Overlay' feature, which will be available to all developers building Universal Windows Apps. Microsoft's own apps, like Skype and Movies & TV, will offer the new feature as standard, but it opens ...and more »

Microsoft reportedly bringing Office suite to the Windows Store via the Desktop App Converter - OnMSFT (blog);

Microsoft reportedly bringing Office suite to the Windows Store via the Desktop App Converter - OnMSFT (blog)

OnMSFT (blog)Microsoft reportedly bringing Office suite to the Windows Store via the Desktop App ConverterOnMSFT (blog)As you likely know by now, Microsoft recently released a Desktop App Converter which enabled Windows developers to port their traditional Win32 apps to the Windows Store. While many developers have already embraced Microsoft's project, the Redmond ...and more »

Microsoft teases Windows 10's sleek new look for the future - PCWorld;

Microsoft teases Windows 10's sleek new look for the future - PCWorld

PCWorldMicrosoft teases Windows 10's sleek new look for the futurePCWorldMicrosoft's planning a sleek visual refresh for Windows 10, and the company quietly teased its first official glimpse of what's coming in the future during the Windows Developer Day keynote on Wednesday. There aren't many details being shared about ...and more »

Windows 10: What is it good for? Microsoft pitches to devs ahead of Creators Update - The Register;

Windows 10: What is it good for? Microsoft pitches to devs ahead of Creators Update - The Register

The RegisterWindows 10: What is it good for? Microsoft pitches to devs ahead of Creators UpdateThe RegisterMicrosoft briefed developers on the updates to the Windows 10 platform at an online Developer Day in preparation for the Creators Update, set for release later this year. The Windows 10 story is long and complex. In 2012 Microsoft released Windows 8, ...and more »

Microsoft is bringing the full Office suite to the Windows Store - MSPoweruser;

Microsoft is bringing the full Office suite to the Windows Store - MSPoweruser

MSPoweruserMicrosoft is bringing the full Office suite to the Windows StoreMSPoweruserWith the Windows 10 Anniversary Update, Microsoft introduced the new Desktop App Converter (aka Project Centennial) in Windows 10. The Desktop App Converter allowed developers of the classic Win32 apps to bring their apps to the Windows Store and ...and more »

Windows 10 Creators Update adds picture in picture and proximity lock - The INQUIRER;

Windows 10 Creators Update adds picture in picture and proximity lock - The INQUIRER

The INQUIRERWindows 10 Creators Update adds picture in picture and proximity lockThe INQUIRERANOTHER WEEK, another Windows 10 insider build, and this time it reveals a much sought-after feature coming in the forthcoming Creators Update during the next couple of months. Windows 10 build 15031 has been released to Fast Ring Insiders today.and more »

Here's Your First Look at Windows 10 Neon - Laptop Mag;

Here's Your First Look at Windows 10 Neon - Laptop Mag

Laptop MagHere's Your First Look at Windows 10 NeonLaptop MagDuring its Windows 10 Developer Day livestream yesterday, Microsoft showed off the first concept image for Neon, its new design language for Windows 10. c4n3 dvwqaa vpp. The image originally had overlays on top of it, but Twitter user Tom Hounsell ...and more »