Windows 10 news recap: Windows 10 April update, six new Progressive Web Apps, and more

Jack Wilkinson

Windows 10 Build 2017

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.

Next Windows 10 feature update to be called “Windows 10 April update” following Microsoft Edge welcome page update

An update to Microsoft Edge’s welcome page has suggested that the next major feature update for Windows 10 will be called the “Windows 10 April update”.

Microsoft Edge Windows 10 April update

Microsoft adds six new Progressive Web Apps to the Microsoft Store

It appears that each week, more and more Progressive Web Apps (PWA) are making their way to the Microsoft Store. this week saw 6 new apps added.

Google’s Project Zero outs Microsoft for security flaw in Windows 10 S

Google has, once again, outed Microsoft over a security flaw in Windows 10, this time in Windows 10 S, the slimmed-down version of the operating system. Google’s Project Zero disclosed the vulnerability after Microsoft failed to patch the flaw in time.

Twitter progressive web app gains Windows 10 Live Tile support

Twitter is regularly updating its PWA, and this week we have noticed that the app now supports Live Tiles on Windows 10, again showing Twitter’s commitment to its PWA, with weekly updates so far.


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