Windows 11 is the next Windows operating system that will be released in 2022. Microsoft has announced that the update will be available in February 2022.
Windows 11 is expected to be available for free to all Windows 10 users who have automatic updates enabled. It will include new features such as a dark mode, easier navigation, and more privacy controls.
Windows 11 Updates in Feb 2022:
- AndroidTM apps on Windows 11 through the Microsoft Store
- taskbar improvements like call mute and unmute
- easier window sharing
- bringing weather to the taskbar
- two new redesigned apps, Notepad and Media Player.
The PC market has been on a downward trend in the past few years, but is now starting to grow again. This is good news! According to Canalys*, worldwide PC shipments are on pace to reach 340 million in 2021. That’s 27% growth over 2019.
Windows has seen tremendous growth in the past few years. With its success, security is becoming an increasingly important part of the Windows experience. Microsoft’s Windows Defender is one of the best antivirus programs on the market with its full-time protection and real-time protection that alerts you when malware or ransomware tries to install on your computer.
Windows now powers over 1.4 billion monthly active devices, with overall time spent on Windows increasing by 10% since the pandemic. Use of Windows’ built-in security continues to grow, with more than half of all PCs protected by Windows Defender.
People utilising social tools like Slack, Microsoft Teams, and Zoom have increased by 6x in the previous 2 years on Windows. Because of covid 19 outbreak, 70 percent more users have used Hulu, Netflix, and YouTube on Windows, and monthly gaming minutes have increased by almost 35 percent. There are now as many gamers as there are TV viewers.