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Google to develop bandage-sized glucose monitoring devices

Somewhat lost amid this week's excitement surrounding Google's rebirth as Alphabet was the company's latest foray into the world of medical …

Micro-Flip: a reversible microUSB cable (not USB-C)

It’s the little things that excite tech enthusiasts. When Apple’s lightning adapter was introduced, everyone went nuts over its reversible plugging capabilities. Then USB-C launched, giving users the same feature. Forget that the thing supports power, data transfers, many accessories and all kinds …

Gear & Gadgets

Microsoft cloud guru: We don’t notice Google much

Mark Russinovich, Microsoft’s CTO of its Azure cloud computing platform, claims not to have “had time to even digest” Google’s decision to create a …

Microsoft announces preview of new Skype for Business iOS app with simplified UI & better navigation

If you’ve felt that Microsoft’s Skype for Business iOS app was lagging behind the consumer app in terms of visual appeal and ease of use, the company has been working on correcting that. Microsoft says that the latest version of its enterprise-oriented app is now available for preview, before its …

Apps

Outlook plays nicely with Office for iOS, PayPal and Uber

Outlook is now a more powerful tool if you get a lot of work done on your phone... or just need a quick ride to the airport. To begin with, the iOS versions of Excel, PowerPoint and Word have received tight integration with Outlook. You can send a document you're working on as an Outlook email …

Windows 10 Update Reportedly Fixes Reboot Loop

Last week, Microsoft released a software update for Windows 10 known as KB 3081424. The forced software update caused many Windows 10 computers to crash repeatedly, which led to a flooding of posts on the Microsoft Support forums about the problems that KB 3081423 caused. For example, Microsoft …

.Net Framework

Microsoft's 84-inch Surface Hub won't ship until 2016

If you've been waiting to get your hands on Microsoft's 84-inch 4K collaborative pen display, you're going to have to wait just a little longer: the company says the $20,000 Surface Hub won't ship until January 1st, 2016. By the time it reaches customers, it will have almost been a year since it …

Microsoft is rolling out Uber, PayPal and Evernote add-ins for Outlook

Microsoft is expanding the preview of its redesigned Outlook.com and powering up Outlook 2013 and Office 365 with support for a host of new add-ins from partner platforms.<p>Newly announced partners include Evernote, Yelp, IFTTT and Wunderlist. Of these, only Evernote is available today, being rolled …

Sony wants you to delay upgrading your old VAIO PC to Windows 10

Sony might not be making PCs anymore, but it's still on the hook for supporting its older systems -- and that's creating a big problem for Windows 10 upgrades. The electronics giant is warning owners against installing Microsoft's latest software on older VAIO PCs until it has the drivers needed to …

Apple teams up with app devs to make iPad better for work

iPads are apparently not doing too hot at the moment, and Apple is looking for a way to reverse the drop in sales that's been going on the past six quarters. According to <i>The Wall Street Journal</i>, Cupertino hopes to accomplish that by making its tablets more enticing to businesses. The <i>WSJ</i> also …

9 months later, how Google's Inbox finally won me over

I realized something exceptionally geeky about myself the other day: I take great pleasure in finding ways to make tasks more efficient.That may be …

Geek