Windows 10 news recap: Windows 10X leaked screenshots, UWP APIs being made available for Win32 apps, and more

Jack Wilkinson

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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.

Leaked screenshots provides closest peek of Windows 10X yet, here’s what we know

New screenshots have leaked that show a closer peek at Microsoft’s upcoming operating system, Windows 10X, aimed at dual-screen devices.

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Surface app updated with Pen Slim support ahead of Surface Pro X launch

The Surface app has received an update to add support for Microsoft’s upcoming products, including the Surface Pro X. The app now supports the Pen Slim.

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Microsoft makes using UWP APIs available for Win32 apps

Going forward, developers will be able to use UWP APIs in WIn32 apps, as Microsoft is making the APIs available to a wider developer audience.

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Microsoft is “elevating” the Phone Screen experience by removing its dependency on Bluetooth

More Samsung devices will be able to use the “Link to Windows” feature of the Your Phone app soon. In addition, Microsoft is removing its dependency on Bluetooth.

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