View photosFILE - In this Jan. 21, 2015, file photo, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella speaks at an event demonstrating the new features of Windows 10 at the company's headquarters in Redmond, Wash. As Windows 10 approaches its first birthday, Microsoft is adding new features to its flagship operating software.
The new features, scheduled for release on Aug. 2, 2016, will include new security measures, more capabilities for Cortana, Microsoft s digital assistant, and a new service called Windows Ink, which lets users with a digital stylus add handwritten notes or reminders and draw on screen to annotate documents, maps and other apps.
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Microsoft readies Windows 10 update, answers critics
As Windows 10 approaches its first birthday, Microsoft is adding such features as giving its Cortana digital assistant more capabilities and offering people new ways to sign into websites and apps without passwords
SAN FRANCISCO AP — Microsoft has a birthday present for Windows 10 users: more capabilities for its Cortana digital assistant and new ways to ditch passwords.