Microsoft news recap: Microsoft Edge Beta gains password extension support on iOS, NYTimes app leaves Windows Phone and more

Microsoft (MSFT) news recap is a weekly feature highlighting the top Microsoft news stories of the past week. Sit back, grab some coffee, and enjoy the read!

Microsoft Edge Beta on iOS updated with support for LastPass, 1Password extensions, and 3D touch

Microsoft Edge Beta for iOS has received a new update that adds support for password storage extensions, such as LastPass and 1Password, as well as adding a 3DTouch menu to the Microsoft Edge icon, allowing you to quickly access common actions, such as opening a private tab.

New York Times delivers one last gift to Windows users: Goodbye New York Times app on Windows Phone

As a final gift to end 2017, the New York Times has said it is ending its Windows Phone app, a year after ending its Windows 8 and Windows 10 apps on desktop.

New york Times Windows Phone

Reminder: WhatsApp ceases support for older Windows phones this week

WhatsApp is continuing to support newer Windows phones, but for those on Windows Phone 8.0 and below, support is ending.

WhatsApp on Windows Phone

A quick look ahead: What to expect from Microsoft in 2018

As we come to the end of 2017, we look to the future and what we should be expecting to see from Microsoft in 2018 – everything from Progressive Web Apps, new Surface devices and more.

Satya Nadella

That’s it for this week. We’ll be back next week with more Microsoft news!

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