Leaked: Windows 10 Cloud may just be what Microsoft needs to challenge Chrome OS

Leaked: Windows 10 Cloud may just be what Microsoft needs to challenge Chrome OS

A new version of Windows 10 appears to be in existence; this yet-to-be-released Windows OS may just be Microsoft’s veritable challenge to Google Chrome OS. Read on for more details.
Microsoft unlocks framerates on UWP apps for smoother Windows 10 gameplay

Microsoft unlocks framerates on UWP apps for smoother Windows 10 gameplay

Microsoft is rolling out a Windows 10 update that will allow apps and games based on its Universal Windows Platform (UWP) to uncouple their framerates from the monitor's refresh rate. UWP-based games will also now support AMD FreeSync and NVIDIA G-Sync for smoother gameplay.
Windows 10 is now running on more than 270 million devices; Anniversary Update coming this summer

Windows 10 is now running on more than 270 million devices; Anniversary Update coming this summer

Microsoft has announced that Windows 10 is now running on over 270 million devices, a rate that outpaces Windows 7 by 145%. In addition, the OS is getting a pretty major update this summer.
Microsoft is bringing Bash to Windows

Microsoft is bringing Bash to Windows

This is done by having native Ubuntu Linux binaries running on Windows. Also introduced is a new desktop app converter for Project Centennial, to enable Win32 and .NET developers to easily bring their apps to the Universal Windows Platform.
Interactive Live Tiles for Windows 10 and universal apps for Xbox One coming soon?

Interactive Live Tiles for Windows 10 and universal apps for Xbox One coming soon?

According to Microsoft, Live Tiles are evolving with "two highly-requested surprises that you won't want to miss".
Microsoft to make a Skype Universal Windows Platform app for Windows 10

Microsoft to make a Skype Universal Windows Platform app for Windows 10

This decision was made after many users feedback that they prefer a single app to manage both their chat and voice conversations.
Microsoft will put an end to exclusive Xbox games by unifying PC and Xbox One platforms

Microsoft will put an end to exclusive Xbox games by unifying PC and Xbox One platforms

Microsoft has announced plans to create a single, unified ecosystem for both PC and Xbox One games. Moving forward, the company wants to make its Universal Windows Platform the center of its gaming strategy and release games concurrently on both PC and the Xbox.
Microsoft's Project Astoria is dead, so stop hoping for Android apps on Windows

Microsoft's Project Astoria is dead, so stop hoping for Android apps on Windows

If you're a developer who have invested time in this Windows bridge for Android, Microsoft suggests that you look at the iOS Bridge and Xamarin instead.
Netflix releases new Windows 10 app based on the Universal Windows Platform
Don't expect Android apps to come to Windows anytime soon

Don't expect Android apps to come to Windows anytime soon

Microsoft has confirmed to Re/code that the Project Astoria tool is delayed.