Getting your sites ready for the new Microsoft Edge

By Kyle Pflug

This morning, we released Microsoft Edge Beta version 79, which is the final Beta before the new Microsoft Edge is generally available, also known as the “Release ” On January 15th, we expect to release the “Stable” channel, at which… Read more

Close up shot of an electronics factory.

Windows expands support for robots

By Lily Hou

Robotics technology is moving A lot has happened since Microsoft announced an experimental release of Robot Operating System (ROS™)[1] for Windows at last year’s ROSCON in ROS support became generally available in May 2019, which enabled robots to take advantage… Read more

Join the Microsoft Edge team next week at Ignite 2019

By Microsoft Edge Team

Next week, we will be travelling to Microsoft Ignite 2019 to share what’s new in Microsoft Edge for enterprises, IT professionals, and web We’re very excited to share more about our journey with Chromium over the past year, what it… Read more

Identity, Registration and Activation of Non-packaged Win32 Apps

By Tanaka Jimha

Many new and sought-after Windows APIs and features such as BackgroundTasks, Notifications, LiveTiles, Share and more, are either not available or not easily callable from non-packaged Win32 This is due to the programming model for UWP APIs that integrate with… Read more

Announcing Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 19013

By Brandon LeBlanc

UPDATE 11/11: We have released Build to the Slow This update includes a fix for the issue where the Settings app would hang or crash when accessing the System or Ease of Access UPDATE 11/4: We have released Build to… Read more

Windows 10 SDK Preview Build 19008 available now!

By Kevin Larkin

Today, we released a new Windows 10 Preview Build of the SDK to be used in conjunction with Windows 10 Insider Preview (Build 19008 or greater). The Preview SDK Build 19008 contains bug fixes and under development changes to the API surface… Read more

Announcing Windows Server vNext Insider Preview Build 19008

By Brandon LeBlanc

Hello Windows Insiders! Today we are pleased to release a new Insider Preview build of the Windows Server VNext Semi-Annual Channel What’s New Windows Server Core Container Images Are 20% Smaller In what should be a significant win for any… Read more

Two characters in the Outer Worlds environment

Outer Worlds now available on Windows PC and Xbox One

By Athima Chansanchai

The Outer Worlds, which won the best original game at E3 2019, is now available across the Xbox One family of devices, including Xbox One X and Windows In this game, you awake from hibernation after drifting in space for… Read more

Announcing Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 19008

By Brandon LeBlanc

UPDATE 10/24: We have released Build which is a Cumulative Update with no major We are trying out our servicing pipeline on 20H1 Hello Windows Insiders, today we’re releasing Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 19008 (20H1) to Windows Insiders in… Read more

Windows 10 SDK Preview Build 19002 available now!

By Kevin Larkin

Today, we released a new Windows 10 Preview Build of the SDK to be used in conjunction with Windows 10 Insider Preview (Build 19002 or greater). The Preview SDK Build 19002 contains bug fixes and under development changes to the API surface… Read more

Surface Pro 7

New Surface devices now available at Microsoft Store!

By Travis Walter

Since Panos Panay announced the new Surface line-up on 2, we have seen strong excitement from our We’re thrilled to add this amazing new line up of Surface devices to Microsoft Store, including: Surface Pro 7 available today, starting from… Read more