This Week on Windows: IFA, pro football and a tour of the new Windows Store
We hope you enjoyed this week’s episode of This Week on Windows! Take the tour of everything new in the Windows Store with the Windows 10 Anniversary Update in our Windows 10 Tips blog post, head over here to see all the Windows 10 devices announced at IFA, and keep reading for a great offer from Best Buy and everything new in the Windows Store this week!
Save $150 on Lenovo Yoga 900 at Best Buy, Students can save an additional $150
From now until 9/3/16, Best Buy is offering $150 off the purchase of the Lenovo Yoga 900 and students can save an additional $150 off through Best Buy’s student portal. Customize your laptop experience to fit any occasion with this Lenovo Yoga 900 powered by Windows 10. Boasting a 13-inch touchscreen and a 360-degree watchband hinge, this computer functions as a tablet, laptop or viewing screen. The long-lasting battery delivers up to 10 hours of Internet browsing or 9 hours of video playback, making this Lenovo Yoga 900 ideal for travel. Learn more about this great offer here.
Here’s what’s new in the Windows Store this week:
It isn’t just back-to-school time, it’s back-to-football time, too, with the NCAA kickoff this Saturday and pro football next Thursday. The Touchdown! Collection in the Windows Store is ready with great ways to watch the game your way on Windows or Xbox, letting you follow favorite teams, stream games, view schedules and stats, listen on-the-go, plan tailgates and more!
Minecraft: Windows 10 Edition Beta is all about building worlds – and stories – block-by-block with your imagination, from makeshift shelters to the grandest of castles. Create and explore the worlds you imagine, and now get more for your efforts from a new Natural Texture Pack ($2.99). Designed to give your Minecraft worlds a more natural, realistic look, it’s the next step in the evolution of this incredibly popular game.
It’s time for one of our biggest sales of the year – the End of Summer Sale! Save big on must-have movies and TV shows now through 9/5 in the Movies & TV section of the Windows Store. Enjoy new releases like Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice for up to 27% off, or binge watch your favorite TV dramas – including The Blacklist and The 100 – for up to 44% off.
When the threat of government interference causes a massive rift between Iron Man and Captain America, the rest of the Avengers are forced to choose sides…but who will fight the bad guys if the Avengers are fighting each other? Buy Marvel’s Captain America: Civil War now in the Movies & TV section of the Windows Store, 11 days before it’s available on Blu-ray.
Head over to the new and updated section in the Windows Store to see what else is new in the Windows Store this week, and have a great weekend!