OnMSFT.com https://www.onmsft.com Your top source for Microsoft news and information - Formerly WinBeta.org Fri, 22 Jan 2021 18:10:36 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.6 Windows 10X: an answer to ChromeOS, but a Chromebook killer? Not so much https://www.onmsft.com/editorial/windows-10x-an-answer-to-chromeos-but-a-chromebook-killer-not-so-much Fri, 22 Jan 2021 18:10:36 +0000 https://www.onmsft.com/?p=217604 Microsoft could create chatbots based on real people past or present, according to new patent https://www.onmsft.com/news/microsoft-could-create-chatbots-based-on-real-people-past-or-present-according-to-new-patent Fri, 22 Jan 2021 16:59:18 +0000 https://www.onmsft.com/?p=217846 Xbox Live Gold will cost more, but there will be 5 free Games with Gold in February https://www.onmsft.com/news/xbox-live-gold-will-cost-more-but-there-will-be-5-free-games-with-gold-in-february Fri, 22 Jan 2021 16:31:53 +0000 https://www.onmsft.com/?p=217855 Microsoft is increasing the price of Xbox Live Gold in select markets https://www.onmsft.com/news/microsoft-is-increasing-the-price-of-xbox-live-gold-in-select-markets Fri, 22 Jan 2021 15:54:40 +0000 https://www.onmsft.com/?p=217850 Microsoft Teams can now display notifications from Yammer communities https://www.onmsft.com/news/microsoft-teams-can-now-display-notifications-from-yammer-communities Fri, 22 Jan 2021 15:02:36 +0000 https://www.onmsft.com/?p=217834 YouTube app for Xbox consoles can now display videos in HDR https://www.onmsft.com/news/youtube-app-for-xbox-consoles-can-now-display-videos-in-hdr Fri, 22 Jan 2021 14:58:24 +0000 https://www.onmsft.com/?p=217837 Resident Evil Village launches on May 7 on all platforms including Xbox One and PS4, pre-order it now https://www.onmsft.com/news/resident-evil-village-launches-on-may-7-on-all-platforms-including-xbox-one-and-playstation-4 Thu, 21 Jan 2021 23:06:25 +0000 https://www.onmsft.com/?p=217818 Microsoft releases new 20H2 build for Windows Insiders in the Beta and Release Preview channels https://www.onmsft.com/news/microsoft-releases-new-20h2-build-for-windows-insiders-in-the-beta-and-release-preview-channels-2 Thu, 21 Jan 2021 22:24:35 +0000 https://www.onmsft.com/?p=217816 Windows-like licensing deals leave Eve-Devices and customers pointing fingers https://www.onmsft.com/feature/windows-like-licensing-deals-leave-eve-devices-and-customers-pointing-fingers Thu, 21 Jan 2021 20:57:37 +0000 https://www.onmsft.com/?p=217733 Windows 10 Insider build 21296 brings minor changes for the Dev channel https://www.onmsft.com/news/windows-10-insider-build-21296-brings-minor-changes-for-the-dev-channel Thu, 21 Jan 2021 18:17:29 +0000 https://www.onmsft.com/?p=217802 Microsoft Edge 88 reaches the Stable channel this week, here’s what’s new https://www.onmsft.com/news/microsoft-edge-88-reaches-the-stable-channel-this-week-heres-whats-new Thu, 21 Jan 2021 18:07:34 +0000 https://www.onmsft.com/?p=217796 Microsoft To Do brings intelligent task suggestions to My Day on the web https://www.onmsft.com/news/microsoft-to-do-brings-intelligent-task-suggestions-to-my-day-on-the-web Thu, 21 Jan 2021 18:00:35 +0000 https://www.onmsft.com/?p=217791 Microsoft starts testing new Xbox features without requiring full OS updates https://www.onmsft.com/news/microsoft-starts-testing-new-xbox-features-without-requiring-full-os-updates Thu, 21 Jan 2021 17:30:01 +0000 https://www.onmsft.com/?p=217793 How to use Immersive Reader in Microsoft Teams to learn and translate languages, or make messages easier to see and hear https://www.onmsft.com/how-to/how-to-use-immersive-reader-in-microsoft-teams-to-learn-and-translate-languages-or-make-messages-easier-to-see-and-hear Thu, 21 Jan 2021 16:48:29 +0000 https://www.onmsft.com/?p=217768 Microsoft Edge Canary and Dev get a new flyout menu for viewing site information https://www.onmsft.com/news/microsoft-edge-canary-and-dev-get-a-new-flyout-menu-for-viewing-site-information Thu, 21 Jan 2021 16:46:56 +0000 https://www.onmsft.com/?p=217786 Here are the top 5 changes Xbox needs to make to woo gamers this year https://www.onmsft.com/editorial/here-are-the-top-5-changes-xbox-needs-to-make-to-woo-gamers-this-year Thu, 21 Jan 2021 16:17:14 +0000 https://www.onmsft.com/?p=217763 Leaks hint at minor upgrades for upcoming Surface Laptops https://www.onmsft.com/news/leaks-hint-at-minor-upgrades-for-upcoming-surface-laptops Thu, 21 Jan 2021 15:08:47 +0000 https://www.onmsft.com/?p=217761 Outlook users can now drag and drop files to Microsoft Teams https://www.onmsft.com/news/outlook-users-can-now-drag-and-drop-files-to-microsoft-teams Thu, 21 Jan 2021 14:43:39 +0000 https://www.onmsft.com/?p=217758 The Predator is now live in Fortnite and a Terminator character could be coming next https://www.onmsft.com/news/the-predator-is-now-live-in-fortnite-and-a-terminator-character-could-be-coming-next Thu, 21 Jan 2021 09:04:44 +0000 https://www.onmsft.com/?p=217753 Microsoft Launcher updates on Android with new features for Surface Duo and other smartphones https://www.onmsft.com/news/microsoft-launcher-updates-on-android-with-new-features-for-surface-duo-and-other-smartphones Thu, 21 Jan 2021 08:25:26 +0000 https://www.onmsft.com/?p=217750 Official Age of Empires video game merch arrives in the Xbox Gear Shop https://www.onmsft.com/news/official-age-of-empires-video-game-merch-arrives-in-the-xbox-gear-shop Thu, 21 Jan 2021 08:09:37 +0000 https://www.onmsft.com/?p=217745 NVIDIA Shield TV adds support for Microsoft’s new Xbox Series X video game controller https://www.onmsft.com/news/nvidia-shield-tv-adds-support-for-microsofts-new-xbox-series-x-video-game-controller Thu, 21 Jan 2021 07:49:39 +0000 https://www.onmsft.com/?p=217740 New in-meeting share experience is coming to Microsoft Teams next month https://www.onmsft.com/news/new-in-meeting-share-experience-is-coming-to-microsoft-teams-next-month Wed, 20 Jan 2021 16:27:01 +0000 https://www.onmsft.com/?p=217700 Fall Guys isn’t coming to Xbox Game Pass despite the Xbox team teasing it on social media https://www.onmsft.com/news/fall-guys-isnt-coming-to-xbox-game-pass-despite-the-xbox-team-teasing-it-on-social-media Wed, 20 Jan 2021 15:37:31 +0000 https://www.onmsft.com/?p=217691 Samsung HMD Odyssey+ review: Windows Mixed Reality is one of Microsoft’s most underrated products ever https://www.onmsft.com/review/samsung-hmd-odyssey-review-windows-mixed-reality-is-one-of-microsofts-most-underrated-products-ever Wed, 20 Jan 2021 15:31:43 +0000 https://www.onmsft.com/?p=217622 Microsoft looks to bolster the self-driving car market with new Cruise and GM partnership https://www.onmsft.com/news/microsoft-looks-to-bolster-the-self-driving-car-market-with-new-cruise-and-gm-partnership Wed, 20 Jan 2021 15:16:38 +0000 https://www.onmsft.com/?p=217687 Yammer adds diverse skin tones to reactions on the web and mobile https://www.onmsft.com/news/yammer-adds-diverse-skin-tones-to-reactions-on-the-web-and-mobile Wed, 20 Jan 2021 14:34:45 +0000 https://www.onmsft.com/?p=217688 Star Wars Battlefront III rumors have a lot of fans excited for the video game sequel https://www.onmsft.com/news/star-wars-battlefront-iii-rumors-have-a-lot-of-fans-excited-for-the-video-game-sequel Wed, 20 Jan 2021 08:25:45 +0000 https://www.onmsft.com/?p=217676 Star Wars: Squadrons’ latest update is now live on Xbox One, Xbox Series X, and Windows https://www.onmsft.com/news/star-wars-squadrons-latest-update-is-now-live-on-xbox-one-xbox-series-x-and-windows Wed, 20 Jan 2021 07:33:03 +0000 https://www.onmsft.com/?p=217673 Latest Microsoft Edge Dev build finishes the rollout of Vertical Tabs feature https://www.onmsft.com/news/latest-microsoft-edge-dev-build-finishes-the-rollout-of-vertical-tabs-feature Tue, 19 Jan 2021 20:37:36 +0000 https://www.onmsft.com/?p=217665