Why is there a Windows 11 if Windows 10 is the last Windows?

A segue by a Microsoft developer was interpreted as Microsoft policy, and the rest is history.
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As PCWorld's senior editor, Mark focuses on Microsoft news and chip technology, among other beats. He has formerly written for PCMag, BYTE, Slashdot, eWEEK, and ReadWrite.

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