Windows 11 update introduces AI-Powered Bing to the taskbar and Phone Link for iOS
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- Windows 11 update introduces AI-powered
Bingto the taskbar, allowing users to find information without opening individual search results.
- Phone Link app now supports Apple iPhones, letting users control and access their phones from their Windows PC.
- Below, check out the top updates introduced to Windows 11.
Windows 11 welcomes AI-powered Bing to its platform
Following the integration of OpenAI's language model with Bing search, it was expected that Microsoft would eventually bring these features to Windows. With the release of the Windows 11 Moment 2 update, Bing has been integrated with the search functionality on Windows, allowing users to find information without opening individual search results. However, access to the new Bing is currently limited to a small group of users who must be accepted into the program. So, it may take some time before the new search experience is available on all Windows devices.
Phone Link App is now available for Apple iPhonesMicrosoft's Phone Link app allows users to control and access their phones from their Windows PC. While previously only available for
Third-party widget support
Users have long been requesting Microsoft to allow third-party app support on Windows 11. Finally, the company has listened to its users and opened the platform for third-party app developers to create widgets. While some popular apps like Spotify, Xbox, and
Snipping tool can now record screen as well
Microsoft has introduced a new screen recording feature in the Snipping Tool through its latest update. Until now, the feature was only available in the Xbox app, with limited capabilities, such as no support for desktop recording or minimized app recording. However, the updated Snipping Tool feature overcomes these limitations, making it an excellent tool for creating tutorials or sharing content with others.
Improved video calling experience
Microsoft's latest update allows users to enhance their video conferencing experience using advanced AI effects such as eye contact, background blur, automatic framing, and voice focus. The update also makes it easier to find and adjust
Users with devices eligible to run Windows 11, version 22H2, can now access new features by navigating to the Windows Update settings (Settings > Windows Update) and selecting ‘Check for updates.’ Microsoft has also confirmed that these new features will be included in the monthly security update release scheduled for March 2023.
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