Windows 10 build 17686 was released for testers with minor improvements to the File Explorer dark theme, region and language settings, and Mixed Reality fixes. As part of a new Father’s Day promotion, the Microsoft Store is now offering up to $300 off on Surface Laptop and Surface Book 2. Xbox One X gets its first discount ever, and now, you can get the most powerful game console for $449 ($50 off). However, the discount isn’t permanent, it’s only temporary. The latest test preview for Xbox One consoles suggests that an upcoming version of the dashboard includes an option to enable Alexa and Google Assistant. During Computex 2018, Asus unveiled its new ZenBook Pro laptop line with new hardware and a new innovating touchpad that also works as a second high-resolution touch-enabled display. In case you missed it, you can also download the pick of the week theme: Mexican Vacation to refresh your desktop.

Tech tips

This week, you also learned a few tips to get the most out of Windows 10 and Microsoft Edge, including the steps to enable the dark mode and how to block websites on Microsoft Edge for Android. And we looked at the steps to troubleshoot and fix problems using Nearby sharing on Windows 10. All content on this site is provided with no warranties, express or implied. Use any information at your own risk. Always backup of your device and files before making any changes. Privacy policy info.