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Windows 11’s first big update arrives with ‘preview’ to support Android apps

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It took several months after launch, but Microsoft is finally making it Android apps Available for most Windows 11 users. As I promised in januarythe company rolling out The first major update of Windows 11 with a “preview” of the Amazon Appstore for US users. The initial release offers nearly 1,000 apps, including Amazon’s own apps for Audible and Kindle as well as third-party titles such as Lords Mobile and Khan Academy for Children. The selection won’t compare to the Google Play Store, but it’s supposed to create some harmony between your PC and phone.

The upgrade offers OS improvements that go beyond Android support. The Windows 11 taskbar now lets you do just that Teams users Quickly mute calls or share any window. The date and time now appears on a second screen as well, while the taskbar component of the weather widget displays live information. Microsoft has also revamped Media Player with a focus on a “full-featured” music library, while Notepad offers a reworked interface with dark mode, simpler menus, and features like multi-level undo.

These updates may not affect you Install Windows 11 If you haven’t already. They help Microsoft deliver on the promises it made when it unveiled the program last year, and they may provide an incentive to step up before the free upgrade period expires.

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