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A new Windows 11 preview is out, but there’s still no Android app support

Like clockwork, it's Thursday and there's a new Windows 11 Insider Preview build rolling out to the Dev and Beta channels of the Windows Insider Program. There are only two things listed under changes and improvements in the blog post. The first is that Microsoft Teams Chat is now rolling out to Insiders on the...

Start11 launches in beta so you can change the Windows 11 Start menu

When Windows 11 launches later this year, it'll bring a bunch of improvements over Windows 10. There are many new features and, overall, many design elements look a lot better now. One of the biggest changes is in the Start menu, and while some of us prefer the new look, it's not for everyone. To...

ASUS is updating its motherboard models to enable TPM for Windows 11

Windows 11 is fast approaching, and if you somehow missed it, the system requirements have been an issue for some users. One of the more widely-criticized requirements is the need for a TPM 2.0 chip. Microsoft already required OEMs to include TPM 2.0 support in their pre-built PCs since 2016, but if you custom-built your...

Parallels Desktop 17 for Mac comes with Windows 11 support, new M1 features, and more

Today, Corel announced Parallels Desktop 17 for Mac, the latest version of its virtualization software. The platform has gained recognition since last year when Apple started transitioning its Macs over to ARM processors, as it means that you can no longer use Boot Camp to run Windows natively on a Mac. Indeed, your only solution...

Windows 11 Focus Sessions feature lets you focus on specific tasks

It would seem that Windows chief Panos Panay is on a roll with teasing new Windows 11 features. Just yesterday, he posted a short video about a new Snipping Tool. Today, he introduced something called Focus Sessions. While it was only a brief teaser, the feature looks pretty interesting. Focus Sessions starts off with Microsoft To...

Microsoft is killing the OneNote UWP app in favor of a new unified app

Microsoft has announced that it's working on an improved and unified OneNote app for Windows. Technically, Microsoft says it's working on updates for OneNote, and these updates will roll out over the next 12 months. However, these updates are ultimately bringing together the feature of the OneNote app for desktop and the OneNote for Windows...

New Windows 11 preview comes with a Family widget and more

Today, Microsoft is releasing Windows 11 Insider Preview build 22000.120 to both the Dev and Beta channels. Indeed, Windows 11 only came to the Beta channel last week with build 22000.100, but it seems like Microsoft plans to keep the two Insider channels on the same build for a while. As for what's new in Windows...

Microsoft teases new Snipping Tool in Windows 11

Today is Wednesday, so some of us might have been expecting a new Windows 11 update to be released for Windows Insiders. That hasn't happened yet, but instead, Microsoft has teased a new version of Snipping Tool for Windows 11. Panos Panay, head of Microsoft's Windows & Devices division, shared a glimpse at the new...

With Windows 11 in the Beta channel, it’s time to check your rings

Earlier today, Microsoft released Windows 11 to the Beta channel of the Windows Insider Program. It's the next step in the development of the new OS, something that the firm promised to deliver by the end of July, and it delivered. Those in the Dev channel have been testing out Windows 11 for over a...

The first Windows 11 preview is now available to Beta channel testers

It's been just over a month since Microsoft announced Windows 11. While Windows Insiders on the Dev channel were able to start testing it the next week, those on the Beta channel were told that they'd get Windows 11 some time in July. Now, the first build is available. It's build 22000.100, the most recent...

How to install Hyper-V on Windows 11 Home

Every major release of Windows comes in a few different editions, or SKUs, which have different features. The upcoming Windows 11 is no different, and we already know it'll come in editions like Home, Pro, and more. One of the big features that's usually exclusive to Pro editions of Windows is Hyper-V, but with some...

What’s the difference between Windows 11 and Windows 365?

Recently, Microsoft made two major Windows announcements. On June 24th, the company announced Windows 11, and earlier this month, we heard about Windows 365. Windows 10 was supposed to be the last version of Windows, and all of a sudden, we're getting two new ones? Not exactly. In this guide, we'll walk you through the...