Apple has been touting the iPad Pro as a full-fledged computing machine. Unlike Intel-powered Macs, iPad doesnt come with Bootcamp, which means you cannot run Windows on it. Microsoft’s solution to this issue is Windows 365, a cloud-based operating system that can be run from the browser. This means iPad will now be able to run Windows 365 on Safari or any modern browser.
With Windows 11, Microsoft is opening its platform to integrate with third-party apps and services natively. For example, the company is making it possible to run Android apps on PCs with Windows 11. The Redmond-based company is also open to Apple bringing its apps and services to Windows.
Microsoft announced Windows 11 today. The new operating system from Microsoft borrows some features from its Apple counterpart, like the new Gaussian blur redesign, rounded corners, center Dock-like Start Menu, and a new Widgets and News section. The OS also features the ability to run Android apps, a redesigned Microsoft Store, and more. This is everything you need to know about Windows 11.
Apple’s App Store policies have been at the gunpoint for a while. Earlier today, an email revealed how Apple convinced Netflix not to ditch its in-app Payment system. Now, an email from Epic vs Apple trial has revealed why the company kicked Shadow game streaming service out of the App Store all of a sudden — to prove Microsoft its strict App Store guidelines.
Microsoft has finally announced that xCloud Beta for iPhone and iPad will release this week. The xCloud Beta brings console-quality gaming to iPhone and iPad via browser. Selected testers will be able to test Microsoft’s xCloud Beta starting tomorrow.
It’s a big day in tech, at least for all Apple competitors. Google today announced the release of Android 12, and now, Microsoft has announced two new versions of its Office: Office 2021 and Office LTSC.
Microsoft’s Surface lineup of laptops has met with very limited success but that does not stop the company from taking potshots at Apple. The company has released a new Surface Pro 7 ad in which it compares the machine to the M1 MacBook Pro and calls the Surface the “better choice.”
Apple is working with Microsoft to bring its Podcasts and Music app to the Microsoft Store. Apple currently has iTunes available for download in the store but its development has stopped, and it has not received any new features or bug fixes in a long time now. Instead, Apple replaced iTunes with standalone Podcasts, Music, Books app with the release of macOS Catalina in 2019. However, it never released the counterpart Windows version of these apps.
Microsoft has updated the Xbox app for iPhone and iPad with support for remote streaming of games. This will allow Xbox owners to stream and play their favorite games on their iPhone or iPad even when they are not in front of the console.
Late last week, the Windows XP source code leaked and it has revealed that Microsoft was working on a theme that was similar to Apple’s Aqua theme that made its debut at the Macworld Conference & Expo in 2000.