US News for Windows Insider: Builds 19043.1149 (21H1) and 19044.1149 (21H2) Published
Windows Server: Microsoft will be limited to LTSC Releases
© Provided by Silicon Windows Server (Image: Microsoft) The Semi-Annual Channel falls victim to the red pencil. However, the LTSC release receives ten years support. New LTSC versions of Windows Server offers Microsoft every two to three years in view. Microsoft has announced an important change for Windows Server . From version of Windows Server 2022, the company uses the Semi-Annual Channel in which Windows Server - like Windows 10 - receives function updates twice a year.
for Windows Insiders who can not or want Windows 11, there is a new cumulative update for Windows 10. It comes with two different version numbers, but is identical in both cases.
The technical background is likely to be well known: Windows 10 remains for foreseeable time on the version 2004 version, the "Feature Updates" only turn the version number.
The update KB5004296 brings the build numberfor version 21h1 and for version 21h2 in the Release Preview channel. The latter receive those insiders previously in the Developer channel and automatically moved from Microsoft to the Preview channel release because their PC does not meet the system requirements for Windows 11.
News or bug fixes are not available with this update, only some specific terms have been replaced by generic names, from "PC", for example, "device" was achieved to achieve standardization with the IoT edition.
An apocalyptic hail storm falls on the north of Italy .
Monday afternoon, a violent hail storm fell on northern Italy. The images are impressive. © Dr broken windshields, collapsed roofs, damaged fields ... Monday afternoon, a violent hail storm has fallen on northern Italy, especially between Parma and Fiorenzuola. Motorists found themselves trapped on the Italian A1 motorway (Autostrada del Sole) in the middle of the deluge while a few gravity collisions were reported. Traffic on the highway still had to be interrupted for several hours.