2020 was a hit-or-miss year for Microsoft's consumer initiatives

Microsoft sign campus

While Microsoft has continued to perform very well quarter after quarter this year, there have been some notable misses on the consumer side of things, with the closure of the company’s Mixer game streaming service coming first to mind. As 2020 is coming to a close, this is my personal and non exhaustive list of Microsoft’s hits and misses for this year.

Modern Standby is coming to Windows 10X

Windows 10x start menu

As we round out 2020, Windows 10X news and rumors are coming in flurries. While Microsoft has remained relatively mum on Windows 10X this year, a support document has surfaced hinting that Microsoft's Modern Standby feature is supported by the ... Read more