Latest Windows 10 'Redstone 3' test build adds container-based browser isolation

Ken Copeland
May 9, 2017

Pundits all over the world agree that Windows 10 S is Microsoft's direct hit at Google, as Windows 10 S-powered devices are seen as Chromebooks' competitors.

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Luckily for Surface Laptop buyers, there is a way of bypassing the restriction: upgrading to Windows 10 Pro. The theme of the event was education.

Microsoft has unveiled a new Surface laptop to compete with the Macbook Air. Of course, Microsoft could simply not release Windows 10 S in Europe and avoid that whole headache. Malware that gets into the virtualized "container" can not access the user's identity credentials, will find no data when it starts sniffing and can not connect with other systems on the network. Most importantly, non-English insider builds have the Recovery option broken, so users beware.

Chrome OS is now the favorite of teachers and educators. Even if users do use Edge more often, it is not as if Microsoft is going to get more cash. Apart from the fact that Google's operating system was built to be browser-based, Chrome OS was also designed as a great fit for students. And when Microsoft "the soul of today's Windows", I got a little anxious about the future of the Windows desktop. It needs a digital signature before it changes anything.

Right now, $50 is all it takes to upgrade to the full version of Windows and have an operating system without those restrictions. This way, it is secure, and students are not able to break it. Chrome OS is run on affordable machines which means that they are accessible for students.

If you purchase a laptop that runs Windows 10 S, you'll only be able to download apps through the Windows Store. The Windows 10 S variant is priced at $299 (roughly Rs. 19,200) as well, and is available in select retail stores in the United States and online as well.

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If Windows 10 S is a hit in the classroom, that'll bring more educational apps to the platform.

- The durable design has a pressure-resistant display, shock-absorbent rubber bumper and spill-resistant keyboard.

In both cases, it's a big furthering of Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella's longtime insistence that the key to Windows 10 succeeding is just making sure people like Windows 10.

What is your opinion about tech-assisted studying and classrooms?

This end of support impacts Windows 10 Home, Pro, Education, and Enterprise versions however, Windows 10 Enterprise 2015 Long Term Servicing Branch (LTSB) and Windows 10 IoT Enterprise 2015 LTSB will continue to receive security updates.

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