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  • Make Windows 11 as cool as your phone with Android apps

    PUBLIC DEFENDER

    Brian Livingston

    By Brian Livingston

    After many, many requests, Microsoft finally added the capability to run Android apps when it released Windows 11.

    Every iPhone and Android phone user knows how convenient it is to carry in your pocket or purse any number of apps that bring you weather, traffic, emails, texts, games — even rocket science, if that’s your thing.

    However, unlike the ease of use of a smartphone — where you can install virtually any app with just a few clicks — Windows 11 presents you with a series of “gotchas” that can discourage even the biggest Microsoft fanatic from adding an Android app.

    Read the full story in our Plus Newsletter (20.02.0, 2023-01-09).