• Understanding Windows Subsystem for Android

    WINDOWS 11

    Simon Bisson

    By Simon Bisson

    Fill the “app gap” by running Android applications on your PC.

    PC software is disappearing. Where there used to be full-featured desktop applications, there are now mobile apps and the Web. That’s a problem, especially when it comes to working with smart homes and financial services. We don’t always want to use a browser for devices such as doorbells and security cameras, and reaching for a phone to respond to an alert quickly takes you out of your flow.

    That all adds up to a growing app gap, with the PC rapidly left behind.

    Read the full story in our Plus Newsletter (20.36.0, 2023-09-04).