WinBeta Your source for Windows 10 and Microsoft news Wed, 26 Oct 2016 20:58:50 +0000 en-US hourly 1 95021432 Here are Microsoft’s 5 coolest videos from today’s Windows 10 Creator’s Update event Wed, 26 Oct 2016 20:58:50 +0000 It wouldn't be a good Microsoft conference without some videos to give these announcements some flair. Here are our favorites.]]> 0 86046 Microsoft working on a UWP version of Windows Defender Wed, 26 Oct 2016 20:42:33 +0000 Microsoft looks as if it is overhauling Windows Defender in the upcoming Windows 10 Creators Update.]]> 0 86051 Microsoft’s Joe Belfiore is back at work Wed, 26 Oct 2016 20:29:17 +0000 Joe Belfiore is back at Microsoft full time.]]> 0 86045 Windows 10 Creators Update will allow selecting a custom accent color Wed, 26 Oct 2016 20:21:58 +0000 More advanced customization settings have been requested since the release of Windows 10, and they might finally be here with the Creators Update. ]]> 0 86033 Here are the most important things Microsoft announced at today’s Windows 10 Creators Update event Wed, 26 Oct 2016 19:59:47 +0000 Microsoft wrapped up its New York Windows 10 event a few hours ago and the two-hour keynote packed a lot of announcements about upcoming Windows 10 features, new Surface hardware, and more.]]> 0 85996 Microsoft may start selling Windows 10 themes in the Windows Store Wed, 26 Oct 2016 19:51:22 +0000 The Windows Store might soon start selling customized Windows 10 themes.]]> 0 86018 This is Microsoft’s new Surface Ergonomic Keyboard Wed, 26 Oct 2016 19:44:19 +0000 The Surface Ergonomic Keyboard is one of the new accessories Microsoft is rolling out next month and is already available for pre-order. ]]> 0 86010 Hands on with Paint 3D on a Surface Pro 4 from the Windows 10 Event Wed, 26 Oct 2016 19:38:13 +0000 At Microsoft's Windows 10 Event in NYC, we have a demonstration of Paint 3D in action on a Surface Pro 4. ]]> 0 86006 Here’s a look at the new Action Center coming in Windows 10 Creators Update Wed, 26 Oct 2016 19:34:34 +0000 However, some people have some sharp eyes, and a redesigned Action Centre has been spotted.]]> 0 85995 Recapping today’s Xbox announcements from the Windows 10 Event in New York Wed, 26 Oct 2016 19:24:44 +0000 Xbox is receiving some fun changes in the Creators Update with tournaments, easy interactive streaming via Beam, and audio improvements. ]]> 0 85974 Windows Insiders can sign up for today Wed, 26 Oct 2016 19:15:34 +0000 Microsoft's new 3D social community, Remix 3D, is already open for Windows Insiders to get in on the action.]]> 0 85978 Office 365 is getting its own creativity updates with enhanced pen support Wed, 26 Oct 2016 19:06:08 +0000 Office 365 is getting its own updates in preparation for the Windows 10 Creators Update coming in 2017.]]> 0 85968 A closer look at the Surface Dial from the Windows 10 Event Wed, 26 Oct 2016 19:03:29 +0000 The Surface Dial is the peripheral which helps bring the Surface Studio and Microsoft's recently announced Windows 10 Creators Update, to life.]]> 0 85973 Here’s a closer look and hands on with the Surface Studio at the Windows 10 Event Wed, 26 Oct 2016 18:55:43 +0000 Here's a more in-depth hands-on look at Microsoft's new Surface Studio AIO, the Surface Dial, and some of the partner apps that will leverage both for ultimate creativity.]]> 0 85982 A deeper look into today’s 3D Announcements Wed, 26 Oct 2016 18:08:57 +0000 Microsoft is pushing the creation and sharing of 3D images from taking pictures to creating holographic images right before your eyes. ]]> 0 85963 Miss out on Microsoft’s Windows 10 Creators Update event? Watch it on-demand here Wed, 26 Oct 2016 17:42:57 +0000 If you were too busy this morning being productive to catch Microsoft's live stream of their Windows 10 Creators Update event, then never fear. ]]> 0 85964 Hands-on with Microsoft’s new Surface Studio AIO Wed, 26 Oct 2016 17:27:35 +0000 Our own Arif Bacchus was at today's Microsoft Windows 10 Creators Update event, and he was lucky enough to get his hands on the new Surface Studio.]]> 0 85956 Mysterious Groove Music Maker app shows up during Microsoft’s Fall Event Wed, 26 Oct 2016 17:27:11 +0000 Based on a three-second shot buried in a transitional video during the presentation lay clues to a new native Windows 10 music editing tool called Groove Music Maker.]]> 0 85936 A visual recap of the October Windows 10 event Wed, 26 Oct 2016 17:22:57 +0000 Microsoft just pulled off a blockbuster of a Windows 10 event, announcing the newly named “Creator’s Update” (what we lovingly call Redstone 2), coming in early 2017, some awesome 3D capabilities about to show up all across...]]> 0 85948 T-Mobile confirms that it will offer the Alcatel Idol 4S Windows 10 Mobile phone with VR goggles Wed, 26 Oct 2016 17:15:30 +0000 T-Mobile has officially confirmed that it will offer the Alcatel Idol 4S in a bundle including VR goggles for a limited time. ]]> 0 85934 You can use the Surface Dial offscreen with any PC Wed, 26 Oct 2016 17:14:03 +0000 The new Surface Dial rotary haptic accessory will work with the Surface Studio on-screen and other Windows 10 Anniversary Update devices off-screen.]]> 0 85939 You can pre-order the new Surface accessories: Dial, keyboards, mouse, pen, all individually Wed, 26 Oct 2016 16:52:31 +0000 Surface Studio is the flagship for a new line of Surface accessories from Microsoft that are already available for pre-order on the Microsoft Store. ]]> 0 85931 Here’s the full specs and pricing for the Surface Studio Wed, 26 Oct 2016 16:43:01 +0000 With tons of storage, a beautiful display, an NVIDIA GTX GPU, and an Intel i5 or i7 processor under its belt, this device is shaping up to be one of the most heavy duty things that Microsoft has ever made]]> 0 85923 Microsoft Surface Studio will release in December starting at $2,999 Wed, 26 Oct 2016 16:02:02 +0000 The large creator desktop from Microsoft, Surface Studio will be releasing this December with prices starting at $2,999 with available upgrades. ]]> 0 85894 Check out the Microsoft Surface Studio introduction video here Wed, 26 Oct 2016 15:58:50 +0000 We just covered the Surface Studio, and now we have more to show. Microsoft viewed an amazing video showcasing the “feel” and “emotions” one should get when using the device. The highly detailed and...]]> 0 85910 Microsoft introduces Surface Dial, a radial haptic input device Wed, 26 Oct 2016 15:56:39 +0000 With the announcement of Microsoft Surface Studio, comes the newest addition to the Surface family, Surface Dial. Surface Dial offers artists, musicians, fashion designers, and more to create and bring their ideas to life. Surface...]]> 0 85898 Microsoft announces the Surface Studio Wed, 26 Oct 2016 15:43:40 +0000 Microsoft is at it again, revolutionising the PC market with something unique and beautiful. The Surface Studio finally surfaced. Microsofts Panos Panay just revealed the new member of the Surface family. The Studio is...]]> 0 85889 Microsoft announces the Surface Book i7 Wed, 26 Oct 2016 15:27:53 +0000 The Surface Book i7 was announced today, driving the Surface Book into its most powerful iteration yet.]]> 0 85893 Microsoft makes people the center attraction with the Windows 10 Creators Update Wed, 26 Oct 2016 15:27:18 +0000 With the Windows 10 Creators Update, Microsoft is putting people at the center of your Windows 10 experience with the new MyPeople feature. ]]> 0 85884 Bitstream audio support coming to blu-ray on Xbox One Wed, 26 Oct 2016 15:08:19 +0000 Microsoft Xbox One is getting improved streaming audio settings to include support for bitstream audio passthrough support in the Creators Update.]]> 0 85880