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Install Windows 11 Insider preview on unsupported devices
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Install Windows 11 Insider preview on unsupported devices

Your PC does not meet the minimum hardware requirements for Windows 11. Your channel options will be limited. — you’ll see the error message when attempting to install Windows 11 in your old device. On June 24, Microsoft announced Windows 11 and promised that users in the Windows Insider program would be able to download...

New Electron-based Facebook Messenger app starts rolling out on Windows 10 Microsoft Store
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New Electron-based Facebook Messenger app starts rolling out on Windows 10 Microsoft Store

If you’re sporting the Beta version of the Facebook Messenger app on Windows 10, you’re in for a treat. According to Aggiornamenti Lumia, the app has just been updated for more people with several new features, which bring it closer to the iOS and Android versions (via Windows Central.) Although everyone might not be seeing...

Microsoft’s Your Phone companion app hits a milestone, becomes the #1 top free app on Google Play Store
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Microsoft’s Your Phone companion app hits a milestone, becomes the #1 top free app on Google Play Store

One of Microsoft’s apps has just reached a new milestone. As announced by Microsoft PM Vishnu Nath, the Your Phone Companion app on Android has become the number one top free app on the Google Play Store. It has surpassed the popularity of other apps such as Facebook Messenger, TikTok, Instagram, or CashApp and is...

Windows 10 20H1 build 19008 is out for Fast Ring Insiders
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Windows 10 20H1 build 19008 is out for Fast Ring Insiders

Very late this afternoon (both in Microsoft and east coast time) Microsoft released Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 19008 to Fast Ring Windows Insiders testing the 20H1 update. This build doesn’t come with any major new features but does come with several fixes and improvements. Starting with the general changes, improvements, and fixes, there’s quite a bit...

Windows Core OS mention spotted in official support document
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Windows Core OS mention spotted in official support document

Mentions of Windows Core OS, the new modular version of Windows will power HoloLens 2 and the upcoming Surface Hub 2X, have appeared in an official support document Microsoft published earlier this year. Windows Latest was first to report on the document yesterday, but it had actually been spotted by Microsoft watcher WalkingCat back in July, and the document was actually...

Sticky Notes 3.7 brings back Ink Analysis in v3.7 for Fast Ring Insiders
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Sticky Notes 3.7 brings back Ink Analysis in v3.7 for Fast Ring Insiders

The team behind Microsoft’s Sticky Notes has been developing at full steam ahead like pace and many users have been appreciative of the efforts. Combined with the streamlining efforts of all of Microsoft’s note-taking software that includes, OneNote, Sticky Notes and To-Do lists, users across several platforms and ecosystems are seeing their notes get first...