April 16, 2024

Microsoft is reportedly killing off its Home windows Insider MVP program, with plans to retire it on the finish of 2023.

An organization spokesperson revealed the information to The Register:

“In an effort to consolidate MVP-style applications throughout Microsoft, we now have determined to retire the Home windows Insider MVP Program efficient December 31, 2023.

“All our current Home windows Insider MVPs shall be nominated to take part within the Microsoft MVP Program which has comparable advantages and alternatives to proceed networking with us and interacting with many different Microsoft MVPs globally.”

The Register makes the case that comparable selections might have been behind Home windows head Panos Panay sudden departure from the corporate in September. Panay was the long-time face of Home windows improvement, however reportedly grew disillusioned with the corporate’s cost-cutting measures that immediately impacted his division.