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Stay up to date with breaking news and stories tailored to your interests from thousands of premium sources. Plus, get quick access to daily tasks, such as searching the web, checking the weather, shopping for necessities, and more.

App Description

The Microsoft Start app is your one-stop shop to stay informed, productive, entertained, and inspired. Stay up to date with stories tailored to your interests and keep in the loop with important updates and timely notifications. Search the web, check the weather, shop for necessities—even groceries! —all without leaving the app. With Microsoft Start you can explore the world around you. Find restaurants, discover places nearby, and learn more about what your community has to offer. Have fun with hundreds of free Microsoft classic games, plus read the latest Esports news and follow trending streamers. Earn Microsoft Rewards points toward free gift cards or donate your points to your favorite charity. Sign in with your Microsoft account and sync your content and preferences across devices, wherever you go. Start now!

iPhone Screenshots

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iPad Screenshots

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App Changes

  • December 12, 2014 Initial release
  • July 04, 2015 New version 1.2.56
  • July 30, 2015 New version 1.2.58
  • August 18, 2015 New version 1.2.61
  • August 27, 2015 New version 1.2.62
  • September 19, 2015 New version 1.2.64
  • July 13, 2016 New version 1.2.69
  • November 05, 2016 New version 2.2.1
  • June 13, 2019 New version 3.2.22
  • June 20, 2019 New version 3.2.23
  • August 16, 2019 New version 3.2.25
  • September 24, 2019 New version 3.2.26
  • October 05, 2019 New version 3.2.27
  • November 11, 2019 New version 3.2.29
  • January 14, 2020 New version 3.2.30
  • January 28, 2020 New version 3.2.31
  • July 14, 2020 New version 3.2.40
  • October 27, 2020 New version 3.2.41
  • August 05, 2021 New version 3.2.47
  • October 08, 2021 New version 3.2.49