Microsoft allows Windows 10 users use apps continue on another device




Microsoft introduces at the Anniversary Update the possibility of using other apps on Windows 10 devices further. So the user has an e-mail where he is working on mobile can finish his desktop. Ultimately this work cross platform.

In the latest build of Windows 10 that Microsoft has provided to test users in the fast ring is an option in privacy settings that gives the option apps to access from other devices. “Let apps on your other device apps launch and experiences continue to this unit via Bluetooth”, state the settings. Reddit users discovered the presence of the option, which incidentally does not work.

The functionality is reminiscent of Handoff , a feature that Apple added in the coming of Yosemite and iOS users perform certain tasks more late on OS X. As with Windows 10 users may soon tasks they start the Apple platform one device, such as working with Office documents or writing an email, finish directly on the other.

Microsoft W10 handoff

This capability is part of Project Rome, of which few details Microsoft announced at its Build conference last month. From this presentation shows that it should not only be apps to continue their service via Bluetooth to other devices in the vicinity, but also through online services where the user is logged in. Finally, Microsoft demonstrated the possibility to be finally cross platform: an employee showed how opened enter the URL of Bing via a launcher on Android’s Bing search engine on a Windows 10 machine.


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