“Start” beyond adding a lot of new elements, Windows 8.1 is a Desktop and a wonderful ensemble Modern interfaces




“Start” beyond adding a lot of new elements, Windows 8.1 is a Desktop and a wonderful ensemble Modern interfaces
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Annual Developer Conference was held as scheduled, if you think like Apple has brought so many surprises, maybe you will be very disappointed.

Microsoft Build developer conference on the 27th at the Moscone Center in San Francisco, will be in to Microsoft’s latest Windows 8.1 for the spindle.

Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer at the Build Conference, emphasizing the Windows 8.1 interface and the Modern Desktop will be the perfect combination of interfaces, the user will be able to Modern interface, the experience Desktop program efficiency.

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But in addition to the new slogan addition, Microsoft Build Conference in fact demonstrate the functionality and early June at Computex Microsoft Window 8.1 features described not far from a keyboard gestures, add back the Start button, and allows users to choose boot, To go directly to the desktop or the Start page. Also Windows 8.1 also strengthened and SkyDrive integration, allowing users anywhere using cloud storage space to share and exchange files.

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Windows 8.1 Another focus is combined with the depth and Bing, users simply through a search, you can find a variety of integrated information, such as search artist names, not only can identify the computer’s music, but also can bring out the picture on the internet and artist information, while searching for names, it will also bring out the travel-related information, so that each search can create a related App.

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In the Build Conference, Microsoft has also demonstrated not previously exhibited Windows 8.1 features, such as users browse music site, you can directly share the link with Windows 8.1 in the music program, it automatically generates music playlists related .

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Another highlight of Build Conference Microsoft will also support WebGL and MPEG DASH into the Desktop and Modern two interfaces, interface now either Modern or traditional IE browser interface in WebView Control functions are supported Internet standard WebGL and video standard MPEG DASH, so that users can both interfaces, use the same network and video support.

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Also Windows 8.1 also add more peripheral support, such as 3D printers and LEGO MindStorm robot platform, etc., can be the perfect combination of Windows 8.1.

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And Bing is Microsoft pushing the General Assembly in the Build another platform, Microsoft announced the launch of Bing for Developer development environment that allows developers to program in their use of the various services provided by Bing information. Microsoft also demonstrated in the field with voice-controlled “tourism” program, and join the Bing Maps 3D map features and other new features.

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Microsoft also demonstrated the end of the General Assembly Build Project Spark, Project Spark is a game, but also the game development platform. It sounds very mysterious, but in actual operation, then have a taste of Minecraft, the user can freely create a variety in the Project Spark in the world, and is a character in the game set the operation mode and AI and so on.

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However, better than Minecraft is, Project Spark supports not only handle, mouse and touch operation, but also in the computer, Xbox 360, Xbox One such different devices, creating a common world, allowing users across platforms , the seamless for the game.

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