Microsoft today demoed several new upcoming features in Windows at the press event in Redmond. Watch the video demo of it above.
Summary of new features announced,
- Cortana is now part of Windows 10. Offers most of the features now found in Windows Phone devices. It also searches stuff stores locally and answer queries like show me photos from December.
- New Action Center allows you to manage notifications.
- New Universal apps that run on Phones, tablets and PCs.
- New Word, Excel and PowerPoint apps for tablets.
- New Photos and Music apps.
- New Outlook Mail and Calendar apps.
- Project Spartan – New Browser which is fast and compatible with modern web.
- People can annotate on the websites, new Reading mode and Cortana in browsing experience.
- New Xbox App with GameDVR and the ability to stream Xbox games to PCs and tablets.
- DirectX 12 graphics.
New Windows 10 Build coming next week.