Build 2016 Keynote highlight #2

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Satya Nadella’s keynote

  • Mobile first, cloud first
  • Cloud is a new form of computing that enables the mobile experience
  • Azure active directory with 5 millions users
  • Office 365 getting opened like ever before
    • Connectors and add-ins
  • More personal computing
  • Windows 10 is off to amazing start
  • Conversations as a platform
  • Windows 10 is the ultimate developer platform, for Windows and beyond

Terry Myerson

  • Even if you have a five years old PC or a brand new Mac, we welcome you on Windows 10
  • Anniversary update coming for free to all Windows 10 customers this summer
  • Cheering from Windows Insiders
  • Windows Hello
    • Can log in more securely than ever before
    • With the Anniversary update, can use this auth data in our apps
    • Including websites in Edge
  • New Windows Ink experience
  • XBOX One, bringing all Windows apps to the living room
  • HoloLens
  • Cortana will be upgraded too in Anniversary update
  • Demo
    • Website, log on with Windows Hello, fingerprint and logged in.
    • Pen and paper
      • Ink workspace (opens when pressing the pen button)
      • Suggested apps, opens store with apps that explicitly supports pen
      • Sticky notes, handwriting recognition
      • Write the word Tomorrow, lights up, tap to open Cortana and enter a reminder
      • Sketches
      • 72% use pen for more than 1 hour a day
      • 32% for more than 3 hours
      • Demos a virtual ruler to draw straight lines
      • Ruler is available in all aps (demos Powerpoint)
      • Also available as Stencils (shapes you can draw along)
      • Share the whiteboard to apps (like Twitter)
      • Ink workspace available over the lock screen too (with pen button click)
    • Maps
      • Draw a line between two points, the ink turns into distance calculation
      • Take notes along the route, 3D view of ink, sticks to the map
    • Annotate in Word
      • Cross a word with pen to remove it
      • Straightens the highlights
    • Cortana can shut down the PC now
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