Initially announced last September, Microsoft’s Windows Virtual Desktop (WVD) service has now entered public preview.
The service brings together single-user Windows 7 virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) and multi-user Windows 10 and Windows Server remote desktop services (RDS) and is hosted on any of Azure’s virtual machine tiers. Microsoft is pricing WVD aggressively by charging only for the virtual machine costs; the license requirements for the Windows 7- and Windows 10-based services will [...]
An Apple-made image of the current iMac lineup: 21.5-inch iMac, 27-inch iMac, and iMac Pro. [credit: Apple ]
Today, Apple will finally begin taking orders for newly refreshed 21- and 27-inch iMacs. The new versions don’t change the basic design or add major new features, but they offer substantially faster configuration options for the CPU and GPU.
The 21.5-inch iMac now has a 6-core, eighth-generation Intel CPU option—up from a maximum of four cores before. The 27-inch now has six cores as the standard configuration, with an optional upgrade to a [...]
Do you want Android apps on your PC? Well, that’s what Microsoft is about to deliver regardless of your answer. The company has started testing the previously demoed “phone screen” feature of its Your Phone app. Don’t get too excited, though. Only select testers can use it right now, and hardware support is limited.
Currently, the Your Phone app for Windows 10 lets you sync content like photos and SMS with a PC.
Microsoft begins testing Android mirroring in Windows 10 was written by the awesome team at Android Police.