iTunes comes in the Windows store

Microsoft on its build Conference in Seattle announced that Apple’s multi media program will be available iTunes in the Windows store by the end of the year. The tool will be full support for the iPhone offer, including Apple music and iTunes store. The app should offer all the functions, which also supports the previous version.

 iTunes for Windows store (image: Microsoft) interesting and of course also for Microsoft Windows 10 S situated on a success of . Because the recently introduced new Windows version supports only the installation of applications that will be available in the Windows store. Not existing programs cannot be used with Windows 10 S. The more choice there is, the Windows-10-S platform is more attractive.

users must make further concessions for Windows 10 S however. So, the default settings in browser and search engine permanently on edge and Bing are set. A browser can be used, but a link in an E-Mail program opens the browser edge integrated in Windows 1o.

Microsoft had introduced beginning of May Windows 10s on his education event in New York City. The limitation to the Windows store to bring benefits for security and management of the operating system. The manufacturer promises also faster logon times by around 15 seconds and improved battery life. In other respects, Windows to 10 S same features as the Windows 10 exhibit creators update, including support for mixed reality.

Windows 10 S: security, simplicity, superior performance

the software group wants to stop the rise of Google’s chrome OS in schools, that has brought a 58 percent market share in mobile PCs for the U.S. education system. “S” should nevertheless specifically for student or students are not, as would be expected. Terry Myerson, Chief of the Windows and devices group, tried the S rather with “security, simplicity and superior performance” to explain, so more safety, simplicity and superior performance. With “Soul” he wanted to see also the soul of today’s Windows.

 Microsoft: surface laptop with Windows 10 S (image: Microsoft: ZDNet.de) with the surface laptop also Microsoft introduces a device with Windows 10 S (image: Microsoft).

which means apparently that Microsoft Windows 10 S wants to put in a drawer and offered only as an operating system for students. It thinks S rather on the sale of devices with Windows to anyone who is interested. PCs with Windows 10 S to come not only in the regions of lowest price. Actually Microsoft just announced his surface laptop also running with Windows 10 S and 1149 euros in Germany.

HIGHLIGHT

Windows 10 S: cages for free range chickens

who is a notebook with Windows 10 S used, automatically binds to edge and Bing. Also freely available software can then no longer be used. After all, a Windows-10-S device on Windows is allowed 10 per upgrade.

the most devices but are intended for education and will come in the summer at prices starting at $189 on the market. Manufacturing partners include Acer, ASUS, Dell, Fujitsu, HP Samsung and Toshiba. The notebooks are available with a free subscription to Minecraft: Education Edition delivered.

the exclusive purchase of apps from the Windows store does not mean that only apps universal support find Windows platform (UWP). Also classic desktop applications are accessible, unless they have been adjusted accordingly and recorded in the store. Microsoft itself brings full versions of Office in the Windows store. Windows 10 S, the success will depend also to what extent enough popular applications for using Microsoft’s desktop bridge Win32-apps ( project Centennial ) for the UWP platform are prepared and published in the Windows store.

who finds Windows 10 S still too restrictive, can an upgrade on Windows 10 per carry. For teachers that will be free of charge. For devices that were not related through distribution channels for education, the update will cost $49. and surface laptop purchases, do-Kahresende for free on Windows 10 Pro upgrade.

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