Blog Profile / The Windows Blog

Filed Under:Technology / Microsoft
Posts on Regator:2747
Posts / Week:6.1
Archived Since:August 9, 2009

Blog Post Archive

#UpgradeYourWorld: Recognizing the work of Keep a Child Alive

Since kicking off our 12-month #UpgradeYourWorld initiative which began in September, we’ve spotlighted one non-profit each month to celebrate the impact of their work and their key champions in their local communities and around the world. November marks the start of our global partnership with Keep a Child Alive (KCA), an organization that works to […]

Announcing Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 10586

Hi everyone, Today we are releasing Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 10586 to Windows Insiders in the Fast ring. This build is really focused on bug fixes and general improvements. We’ve been loving this build in our internal rings as it is very fast and smooth, and makes a great daily driver. Here are some […]

All-New Shazam for Windows 10

Shazam has just released a new update for Windows 10, now available to download for free from the Windows Store. Shazam for Windows 10 Home Screen Shazam is best known as a pioneer in music-recognition technology, but over the past few years it has evolved into a rich experience that now helps fans do much […]

Star Wars™ joins characters from Disney, Marvel and Disney•Pixar in the new Disney Infinity 3.0

Disney’s latest release, Disney Infinity 3.0 for Windows 10 allows you to engage in a console experience right on your Windows PC. This time, the characters, stories and worlds of Star Wars™ join the existing lineup of your favorite characters from Disney, Marvel and Disney•Pixar. And as always, the goal is to create endless opportunities […]

The new USA TODAY Sports app for Windows 10 puts you at the center of the action

USA TODAY Sports is here for Windows 10 and it’s free to download from the Windows Store. This new app is packed with the sports news you need to know about, and all the content within the app is curated by a team of people working to make the most of your spectating experience. From […]

Announcing Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 10576

Hi everyone, Today we are releasing Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 10576 to Windows Insiders in the Fast ring. Not only does this build have a good set of bug fixes and fit-an-finish, it also includes a few new things for you to try. Here’s what’s new in this build: Media Casting in Microsoft Edge: […]

Making it Easier to Upgrade to Windows 10

Windows 10 has been a great journey so far. Following the plan we originally outlined in June, more than 110M devices have upgraded. If you’re already running Windows 10 – thank you! Our aspiration is for customers to choose Windows, and to love Windows. Our early data shows customers from France to Brazil to China […]

Announcing Windows 10 Mobile Insider Preview Build 10581

Hi everyone, Today we are rolling out Windows 10 Mobile Insider Preview Build 10581 to Windows Insiders on the Fast ring. We’ve fixed the bug preventing upgrades from earlier builds. So if you stayed on Build 10536 or if you flashed back to Windows Phone 8.1 and then installed 10549 or 10572 you can upgrade […]

Upgrade Your World – Dream Big Picture Day

“What do you want to be when you grow up?” For most of us, it’s the first big question we get asked in school. Of course, we’re around seven years old, so no one holds us to the answers—Astronaut, Football Player, Painter of Sea Monsters. It’s our chance to think big in front of our […]

The Xbox Beta App on Windows 10 Gets an Update

In September, we released the Xbox beta app on Windows 10 as a way for people to test and provide feedback on new features before they are released to the general public on the Xbox app on Windows 10. This week, we’re excited to start previewing some new ways for you to expand your social […]

The best of Halloween comes together in the ghoulish games and spine-tingling movies, TV shows and apps of Shocktober

Halloween is just around the corner, and Microsoft is getting into the spirit with a ‘Shocktober’ lineup of spooky games, apps, music, TV shows and movies. It’s going to be looking a lot like a haunted house around the Windows Store for the next week, so join in the fun today! Here’s a sampling of […]

Announcing Windows 10 Mobile Insider Preview Build 10572

Hi everyone, We’re rolling out Windows 10 Mobile Insider Preview Build 10572 today to Windows Insiders on the Fast ring. As you know, build 10549.4 had a bug that prevented upgrade to it from prior builds, so Insiders who wanted to try it out needed to flash back to 8.1. We have fixed this issue […]

Celebrating Windows 10 Devices Around the World

Over the last few weeks, we’ve been celebrating new Windows 10 devices as they were unveiled around the world. It’s been an incredible journey – traveling 29,000 miles in less than two weeks from NYC to Barcelona to San Francisco to Taipei to Tokyo to Seoul and back to San Francisco. We’ve been celebrating our […]

The Xbox Wireless Adapter for Windows Begins Shipping Today

The Xbox Wireless Adapter for Windows begins shipping today. Back in June, Xbox Wire announced the Xbox Wireless Adapter for Windows as part of our commitment for designing Xbox accessories to support both Xbox and Windows. Beginning today, the Xbox Wireless Adapter for Windows is shipping to retailers in most markets around the world, including […]

Lenovo introduces great new PCs to bring out the best in Windows 10 and connectivity

It’s been a great morning in San Francisco with Lenovo, where today they announced their new line up of YOGA PCs built with Windows 10 in mind. Windows 10 is now running on over 110 million devices worldwide: the fastest start in our history. We’re also seeing incredible usage of key Windows 10 innovations, including […]

NASCAR App for Windows 10 is Here

One of the most impressive aspects of NASCAR is the motorsport’s loyal, engaged fan base. Anyone who has ever been to a race has seen just how engaged the fans are, often spending the entire weekend at the track to watch every aspect of the race and trying to keep abreast of all the activities […]

Chosen by you: Fifty nonprofit organizations receive support to #UpgradeYourWorld

In July, we kicked off our 12-month initiative to #UpgradeYourWorld as part of the launch of Windows 10 by celebrating people and organizations who do great things. We are thrilled about the engagement we have seen from millions of people sharing their stories and supporting nonprofit organizations around the world. As part of our $10 […]

Announcing Windows 10 Mobile Insider Preview Build 10549

Hi everyone, We’re rolling out Windows 10 Mobile Insider Preview Build 10549 right now to Windows Insiders on the Fast ring. However, this build comes with a caveat. We discovered a bug late last night that caused phones upgrading from Build 10536 to get stuck at a black screen after this new build is installed. […]

LG Electronics Showcase New Windows 10 Devices in Korea

The next stop on our tour was Seoul, Korea. Today it was my honor to join Brian Kwon, President of LG Home Entertainment Company, for a panel discussion on Windows 10 and LG devices. Windows 10 is off to a great start in Korea, with the fastest adoption the market has ever seen for Windows […]

iHeartRadio’s Live and Custom Radio Stations Now Available Alongside Your Personal Music Collection on Groove in Windows 10!

Today, we are excited to share that you can now access iHeartRadio, iHeartMedia’s all-in-one streaming music and live digital radio service, from within the Groove music app on Windows 10. This means you can jumpstart the iHeartRadio experience from right inside your music library to listen to thousands of endlessly, diverse live radio stations from […]

Copyright © 2015 Regator, LLC