Microsoft: the transparency effect will appear in the menu «start» Windows 10
Last night, users of Windows 10 Preview build 9926 started to get new system updates that have been released in preparation for the next public build. It is known that this build will be part of a new branch of development fbl_impressive.
Details of the new long-awaited release of Windows 10 Technical Preview is still unknown, but is expected to integrate a number of innovations. One of them, in particular, was confirmed by Gabriel Aul from Microsoft, which without further ADO responded positively to the message of the user, reporting the lack of transparency in the start menu of Windows 10. This effect will be added, at least for the item interface:
@nithinsuren Transparency is coming.
— Gabriel Aul (@GabeAul) February 19, 2015
The appearance of the effect of transparency in the new menu «start» on the taskbar more than just a hypothesis, considering the fact that this feature was part of Windows 10 build that Microsoft used for the presentation at the press conference in January.
It is not excluded, however, that the transparency will be applied to other user interface elements. In this connection it is interesting and another message from Gabriel Aul, in which he claims that he showed his team the concept of a user interface generated by the user, which has nothing to do with Microsoft. The concept has received more than 10,000 votes (at the time of writing the news) windows.uservoice.com. As you can see in the screenshot below, the designer has decided not to abandon the use of translucent effect to the different elements of Windows: