Windows 10 news recap: May 2019 Update now available to all, iTunes to stay on Windows despite macOS version being killed off, and more

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Welcome back to our Windows 10 news recap, where we go over the top stories of the past week in the world of Microsoft’s flagship operating system.

Windows 10 May 2019 Update is now available for all users who manually check for updates

For those who are keen to get their hands on the latest major update for Windows 10, checking manually for updates will now offer the May 2019 Update to all users.

iTunes will stay on Windows despite Apple killing off the macOS version

This week it was announced that Apple is moving away from iTunes and instead is splitting it out into multiple apps. This raised concerns over what would happen to iTunes on Windows. It is now known that, on Windows, iTunes will remain as-is.

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Xbox app is being rebranded to Xbox Console Companion on Windows 10

In an unexpected move, Microsoft is set to rebrand the Xbox app on Windows 10 to Xbox Console Companion, while the company works on a new desktop experience for Xbox.

Microsoft shows off “Centauraus” dual-screen Surface device at recent internal event

At an internal event, Microsoft has shown off a dual-screen Surface device, nicknamed “Centauraus.” It shows a vote of confidence in Microsoft’s larger dual-screen device that it is working on, particularly since it has shown it off to select employees so early, according to reports.

That’s it for this week. We’ll be back next week with more Windows 10 news!

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