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Microsoft’s new Paint app for Windows 11 is now rolling out to Insiders

Last month, Microsoft showed off a new Paint app for Windows 11. It was one of many apps that were teased - including Snipping Tool, Photos, and more - but for a while, Paint was missing in action. Now, it's finally rolling out to Windows Insiders on the Dev channel. Microsoft is calling this a "modern...

The Your Phone app for Windows 11 is getting a new UI

During this week's Surface event, Microsoft announced the Surface Duo 2, the latest iteration of its dual-screen smartphone. While the device itself is packing some much-needed improvements - as we noted in our hands-on - Microsoft is also working to improve the experience for accessing your phone from your PC. This is done through the...

Windows 11 is now available for Insiders in the Release Preview channel

Today, Microsoft announced that Windows Insiders on the Release Preview channel can finally start testing out Windows 11. Previously, it had been available for businesses that had PCs being tested in the channel, but as of today, it's available for everyone. This is a pretty big deal, as it's a major milestone for Windows development. The...

Microsoft releases another Windows 11 preview with just fixes

Today, Microsoft is releasing another Windows 11 Insider Preview build in the Dev channel, and it's once again pretty boring. Windows 11 build 22463 only contains some modest changes and a list of fixes. Normally, fixes should be celebrated, as it results in a better experience for everyone. The problem is that there's no value proposition...

Windows 11 PC Health Check app is now available for everyone

As we approach the release date for Windows 11 - which is set for October 5th - Microsoft is now making it easier for anyone to check if their PC supports Windows 11. The PC Health Check app, previously available to Windows Insiders, can now be downloaded by anyone. If you're unsure whether your PC...

Windows 11 deep dive: Chat with Microsoft Teams

We're quickly approaching the launch of Windows 11, which is set for October 5th. This new operating system brings a lot that's new compared to Windows 10, so we're to help you learn more about it. If you're a Windows Insider, you probably already know about the many features available in preview, but for everyone...

New NVIDIA drivers for September add support for Windows 11

NVIDIA has released the September update to the Studio and Game Ready drivers for its GPUs. One of the headlining features in the latest NVIDIA drivers is support for Windows 11, something we've seen from both Intel and AMD. This is because the new operating system is set to release on October 5th, so we're...

Windows 11 deep dive: Checking out the Widgets pane

Windows 11 is just a few weeks away. The release date is set for October 5th, and soon many of us will be using the brand-new operating system. If you're a Windows Insider, you're probably already aware of the many new features already available in preview. But for everyone else, we're here to help. As...

Windows 11 deep dive: Snap Layouts and Snap Groups

We're quickly approaching October 5th, which is the release date for Windows 11. Soon, many of us will be using this new operating system, and there's quite a bit that's new if you've been using Windows 10. If you're a Windows Insider, you're probably aware of the many new features already available in preview. But...

Amazon Appstore shows up in the Microsoft Store, but you can’t have it yet

Just a couple of weeks ago, the Windows Subsystem for Android showed up in the Microsoft Store, even if it didn't do anything for people that downloaded it. Now, as spotted by Microsoft leakster WalkingCat, the other piece of the Android app puzzle has arrived. The listing for the Amazon Appstore in the Microsoft Store...

PowerToys comes to the Microsoft Store on Windows 11

Microsoft has released the latest version of PowerToys on the Microsoft Store for Windows 11. This gives users a new way to install the set of utilities meant to enhance the Windows experience for power users. It's also another step in making the Microsoft Store feel more complete. For those unaware, PowerToys was the name of...

Windows 11 deep dive: How to use virtual desktops

Windows 11 is almost here. Microsoft has set the release date for October 5th, and soon many of us will be using the brand-new operating system. Windows 11 is different in many ways from Windows 10, so we're here to show you the ropes of this new OS. If you're a Windows Insider, you're probably...