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Jensen Harris talks about Windows 8 and Surface startup sounds

In May 2021, Jensen Harris, a former department head on the Windows User Experience team, went into detail on his video blog about why Microsoft dropped the Windows wake-up sound. However, although Windows 8 was the first system without the sound of turning on, the corresponding melody for it was nevertheless developed. 15 months later, …

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Microsoft Creates Android Microsoft Platform and Experiences Division

Microsoft again reorganized several key groups and departments. From now on, Surface Duo OS, SwiftKey, Phone Link, Microsoft Launcher, and several other Android software development teams have moved into the new Android Microsoft Platform and Experiences (AMPX) division, according to Chief Product Officer Panos Panay. Previously, they were part of the Microsoft Mobile Experiences (MMX) …

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