Windows 10 app mirroring brings your Android apps to your desktop

Gerald Bowen
October 4, 2018

The feature essentially allows you to mirror your entire phone in a Windows on your Windows 10 machine, allowing you to open apps, respond to notifications, and, well, anything else you'd typically do with your phone in the palm of your hand. This handy pickup where you left off feature is available on mobile via the Microsoft launcher app. Windows 10 October 2018 Update will be going up against Ubuntu 18.10, Fedora 29, and other premiere Linux distributions.

Microsoft started rolling out its Windows 10 October 2018 Update on Tuesday, the company said. If things go wrong, you may need to download the update again.

The company is also adding an app mirroring feature called Your Phone app with the Windows 10. Here, you will have to click on Check for updates to begin the download and installation process. Rather than Nvidia's proprietary RTX ray tracing technology, DXR is a universal standard for anyone using Windows 10.

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New October update features include a shared Clipboard feature as well as an improved Notepad. Microsoft Edge has also been updated, the Windows 10 Game Bar and Cortana have both received some code love.

Windows Ink is the way Windows works with pen input and now there are new features in PowerPoint and Word to design more easily.

If you are an impatient type of person it is possible to get ahead in the queue by manually checking for updates in Windows. You've already checked for updates at Settings Update & Security, and Windows says "You're Up to Date" (even though you aren't). Hopefully the Tomb Raider patch arrives soon, although we'll also get another good look at it in Battlefield V next month. Line Focus helps you highlight particular areas on screen, perhaps when you're showing off content to a class. It was bought by Microsoft in 2016 and finally, it's coming to Windows starting with the October 2018 Update. Microsoft has been talking for a while about DirectX-level support, and the new Windows update delivers. Additionally, SwiftKey is now available on the touch keyboard. So enjoy your Azure days on Sat-Nads Cloud Desktop Services business model becaues you will have to pay to play or get the Windows S (Mode) treatment on your PC/Laptop with very little usefull OS/Application functionality provided.

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