Why Windows 10 Mobile Could Enjoy The Success Windows Phone Hoped for

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Why Windows 10 Mobile Could Enjoy The Success Windows Phone Hoped for

It is yet to see how things work out for Windows 10 Redstone and the Surface as well; we may just see a Surface phone powered by Windows 10 Redstone as the show stopper of the summer event.

A new feature of Windows 10 will soon allow computers with the OS to be unlocked by other devices and peripherals.

Microsoft has officially declared the Windows 10 November Update delivered late previous year as its Current Branch for Business (CBB) release of the operating system, meaning that it is the most up to date officially sanctioned stable build for business use.

Disambiguation signal: Disambiguates which Windows 10 desktop the user wants to unlock when multiple options are available to the companion device.

For enterprise security, Microsoft announced Windows Defender Advanced Threat Protection, which will draw on information the company has collected from a billion Windows devices, 2.5 trillion indexed weblinks and 600 million online reputation lookups, as well as daily vetting of a million suspicious files. Microsoft's launcher will redesign the home screen and will organize applications based on their importance, instead of their names and the Next Lock screen will replace Android's default lock screen. That's the ability to share the screen of one Windows 10 device to any other Windows 10 device, useful for meetings. Microsoft will totally end support and security updates for the not-so-popular successor to Windows XP on April 11 2017, and is giving Vista users a year to make the switch.

While it emerged without much fanfare, an outline of planned and possible features for the business version of Windows 10 was released by Microsoft over the weekend. Fingers crossed, but in the meantime stay tuned at WinBeta for more news regarding Windows 10 updates, features and more.

The more businesses commit to Windows 10, the more Microsoft can sell them its cloud services to help manage their Windows PCs.

Why Windows 10 Mobile Could Enjoy The Success Windows Phone Hoped for
Why Windows 10 Mobile Could Enjoy The Success Windows Phone Hoped for

Steve Kleynhans, vice president of Mobile and Client Computing Group, Gartner Inc., told us that the so-called Anniversary update will be one that garners the most interest from organizations.

Microsoft Edge - Extensions: Extensions support for Microsoft Edge.

Projecting on PCs: Using a Continuum-enabled smartphone to connect wirelessly to a monitor that is also connected via Continuum to a Windows 10 PC. When paired with a Continuum-compatible phone, it will allow you to use your phone like a laptop.

Microsoft Edge - Web Notifications: Adds support for Web Notifications to Microsoft Edge.

Enhancements to Azure AD Join improve its functionality in enterprise environments.