There’s a lot going on in the world of Windows Phone. So much, in fact, that it is sometimes tough to catch every important story. Device rumors come and go. New apps join the Windows Phone Store and your favorite app can get a big update with a new look or new features. Therefore, every week we will compile a list of the Windows Phone news that you just shouldn’t miss.
Microsoft has been showing off unreleased builds of Windows 10 as part of their recent Build and Ignite conferences. Now a newly posted video shows yet another version of the OS, with the build number 10114, that shows some changes to the Start menu, among other things.
A lot can happen in a week. Seven days might not seem like much, but it can be an eternity in the tech news cycle. Between Windows news, hardware and software developments and Microsoft’s fast-paced movements throughout the technology landscape, it’s never easy to keep your hand on the pulse of technology. Not to mention everything that’s going on right here at Windows Central!
Every week we’re going to compile the biggest stories into one post, so you never fall behind – In Case You Missed It (ICYMI).
Lenovo launched its two super-light LaVie Z Windows 8.1 notebooks last week, but now one of those models is shipping to customers with known flaws. Specifically, the LaVie Z 360, with its display that flips 360 degrees on a hinge, has problems in both its tent and stand modes.
Friday was the last day for the first annual Microsoft Ignite conference for enterprise and IT professionals. However, the company is already making plans for the second annual event, which will once again be held in Chicago. The dates for the conference will be May 9-13, 2016.
Microsoft launched a major 2.0 update in March for its Office 365 Admin Windows Phone app, adding in a bunch of new features. Since then, it has released smaller updates for the app, and this week that continues with a new 2.4 version of the IT admin-based app.
More details have been revealed about the X-37B spaceplane’s upcoming OTV-4 mission. When it launches on May 20 from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida, the (not entirely) secret X-37B will carry a NASA experiment called Materials Exposure and Technology Innovation in Space (METIS) designed to test new materials for use in future spacecraft.
Zero to 62 mph (100 km/h) in less than two seconds? It can’t be done. Well, not in a standard production car, but when you’re designing a car destined only for the virtual pavement of a video game, you can go a little wild with your performance estimates. The latest in a seemingly endless stream of Vision Gran Turismo concepts, the Peugeot Vision GT flashes radical styling and even more radical in-game performance.