windows 11

  1. Jan

    Cheapest laptops that support Windows 11 in South Africa

    Cheapest laptops that support Windows 11 in South Africa The cheapest laptop you can buy in South Africa that should support Windows 11 is the Lenovo IdeaPad 1, a MyBroadband analysis found. Microsoft started rolling out Windows 11 on Tuesday, 5 October 2021, promising users significant...
  2. Jan

    Windows 11 officially rolls out

    Windows 11 is here — Pricing and everything you should know Microsoft started rolling out Windows 11 on Tuesday. The company says the new operating system offers several improvements over its predecessor, including faster performance, better multitasking capabilities, and a refreshed design.
  3. Jan

    Windows 11 MediaCreationTool wrapper for unsupported hardware

    New tool lets unsupported PCs install Windows 11 A new tool that lets users bypass Windows 11 system requirements and install preview versions of the operating system on unsupported devices has surfaced online. The MediaCreationTool wrapper, the work of GitHub developer AveYo, lets you create...
  4. Jan

    Amazon Appstore for Android spotted on Microsoft Store

    Android app store spotted on Microsoft Store Amazon's Android Appstore has been spotted in the Microsoft Store, suggesting that the app is currently being tested before a public rollout. Microsoft punted integrated Android app support as one of the significant new features in its new operating...
  5. Jan

    How Microsoft made Windows 11 faster than Windows 10

    Windows 11 is much faster than Windows 10 — this is what Microsoft did Microsoft recently released a video showing the optimisation and performance improvements of its upcoming operating system, Windows 11. Microsoft vice president of enterprise management, Steve Dispensa, explained that...
  6. Jan

    Microsoft stopping older PCs from installing Windows 11 preview

    Microsoft kicks older PCs out of Windows 11 testing On the same day that the Windows 11 launch date was announced, Microsoft began stopping PCs with unsupported hardware from installing early versions of the new OS. Users currently running Windows 11 Insider builds on unsupported hardware have...
  7. Jan

    Windows 11 rollout begins on 5 October

    Windows 11 launch date announced Microsoft's new operating system, Windows 11, will officially launch on 5 October 2021. In a blog post on Tuesday, Windows Marketing general manager Aaron Woodman confirmed the upgrade will be free to Windows 10 users.
  8. Hanno Labuschagne

    Windows 11 will support older Intel processors

    Windows 11 will support older Intel processors Microsoft has added several older CPUs to its list of supported processors for Windows 11. The new operating system is expected to officially launch in October and is currently available in preview builds for Windows Insiders in the Dev and Beta...
  9. Jan

    Windows 11 preview update rolls out with new features

    New features in the latest Windows 11 preview update Microsoft has rolled out several changes and fixes in the latest update to the preview build for Windows 11. Windows 11 build 22000.132 includes improvements to the Snipping Tool, Calculator, Calendar, Mail apps, and various new features in...
  10. Jan

    Windows 365 launched on Microsoft Cloud

    Windows 365 launched Microsoft has announced the general availability of Windows 365, the company's new cloud service for its desktop operating system. "Windows 365 takes the operating system to the Microsoft Cloud, securely streaming the full Windows experience—including all your apps, data...
  11. Jan

    Kaspersky warns of fake Windows 11 installers packed with malware

    Beware fake Windows 11 installs packed with malware PC users looking to try out Windows 11 early should stay well clear of unofficial downloads of the preview OS. Security research firm Kaspersky has discovered that many of its users were downloading versions of the Windows 11 preview build...
  12. Hanno Labuschagne

    Windows 11 can run on a six-year-old Microsoft smartphone

    Windows 11 can run on a six-year-old Microsoft smartphone Microsoft's new Windows 11 operating system can run on a six-year-old smartphone, a video published on YouTube as shown. As reported by The Verge, engineering student Gustave Monce and his team at the Lumia WOA project managed to...
  13. Jan

    How to download the Windows 11 Preview

    Windows 11 Preview now available — How to download it Microsoft on Monday released the first official early build of its upcoming new operating system, Windows 11. The Windows 11 Preview Build 22000.51 is now available to Windows Insiders in the Dev Channel. This debut version gives users a...
  14. Hanno Labuschagne

    Windows 11 system requirements - Bad news for old PCs

    Windows 11 system requirements - Bad news for old PCs Many current Windows 10 PC users will have to upgrade their systems before they can update to Windows 11. Microsoft on Thursday pulled the wraps off its next operating system, which will be released towards the end of the year. While the...
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    5 important things happening in tech today - 25 June 2021

    5 important things happening in tech today - 25 June 2021 Microsoft challenged Apple by announcing the possibility of 0% cut from app income for Windows 11 developers — but not for games. Insurers steer clear of Jeff Bezos’ upcoming space flight. Apple, Google and Facebook could be in trouble...
  16. Jan

    Windows 11 will be able to run Android apps

    Android apps coming to Windows 11 Windows 11 will let you download and use Android apps straight from the Microsoft Store, the company's chief product officer, Panos Panay, has announced. The apps are available thanks Intel Bridge technology and a partnership with the Amazon App Store...
  17. Hanno Labuschagne

    Windows 11 unveiled - Features and release date

    Windows 11 unveiled - Features and release date Nearly six years after the launch of Windows 10, Microsoft has confirmed that there will be a new version of its desktop operating system — Windows 11. Speaking during a much-anticipated live-streamed event on Thursday, Microsoft chief product...
  18. Jan

    5 important things happening in tech today - 24 June 2021

    5 important things happening in tech today Microsoft is expected to officially announce Windows 11 at a live event later today. The first vote on Big Tech regulation has taken place, and two of the six proposed bills have been passed. Microsoft could dodge the regulations. Warren Buffet has...
  19. Hanno Labuschagne

    Windows 11 looking like a free upgrade

    Windows 11 looking like a free upgrade Evidence is mounting that Microsoft’s next major update for Windows will be available as a free upgrade for users of older versions of the operating system. The anticipation for the launch has been growing online after Microsoft announced that it would be...
  20. Jan

    We tested the leaked Windows 11 ISO and this is what we found

    We tested the leaked version of Windows 11 — This is what we found A leaked developer version of Windows 11 was recently posted online and MyBroadband tracked it down and took it for a spin. Our initial impressions were that Microsoft's new version of Windows offers a cleaner, more simplified...