Jay David Magistrale

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Windows 10 build 10537: All you need to know

Windows 10 has been out for several weeks and since then Microsoft has also delivered a few new build to Windows Insiders. While we continue to wait …

Windows 10

Windows 10 downloaded to computers automatically

Microsoft is downloading large Windows 10 installation files to Windows 7 and 8.1 computers even if users didn't indicate they're interested in …

Can Windows 10 Help Microsoft Sell Windows Phones?

Source: Blog.windows.com<p>It’s clear already that Windows 10 is incredibly popular among computer and tablet owners. But what’s unclear is whether the …

The Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 is like the Android iPad Air you always wanted

You might be hard-pressed to pick the new 9.7-inch version of the Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 out of a lineup of Apple iPad Air 2's.<p>Side by side, the …

Gear & Gadgets

This New App Lets Everybody Edit Photos Like the Pros

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>There are already plenty of iPhone apps that allow you to make simple adjustments to your photos, such as adding filters and effects, tweaking the color and brightness, etc. But there are few apps designed with professional photographers and artists …

Samsung Galaxy Note 5 S Pen walkthrough

Earlier this month, Samsung launched its Galaxy Note 5 flagship smartphone. It includes all high end specifications and is currently one of the best …

New Windows 10 keyboard shortcuts for the Command Prompt

Command Prompt users will be pleased to know that Windows 10 has introduced some useful keyboard shortcuts regarding copying and pasting. Specifically, you can now use <b>Ctrl + C</b> and <b>Ctrl + V</b> in the Command Prompt, which is something you definitely cannot do in previous versions of Windows.<p>Enable the …

Windows 10

Microsoft created an open-source browser using HTML, JavaScript, and CSS

Microsoft’s new browser, Edge, has a new rendering engine, EdgeHTML. Like Edge, the new rendering engine is only available in Windows 10, but it does more than just power the company’s new browser: It’s also readily available to developers. To show off what EdgeHTML can do, Microsoft has built a …

Functional Programming in Javascript

This is a series of interactive exercises for learning Microsoft's Reactive Extensions (Rx) Library for Javascript. So why is the title "Functional …

Practical ramda - functional programming examples

Ramda is a second-generation JavaScript library for functional programming. We're using it in Mapbox Studio to great effect, and given that …

How to Become Skilled at Learning Programming Languages

1<p><b>Know something about data structures and algorithms.</b> All the programming languages in the world won't do you much good if you don't know about …

Programming

I spent a week switching between the iPhone 6 Plus and Samsung Galaxy Note 5 — here's how they compare

It's tough to decide between the two — ultimately, it boils down to whether or not you prefer iOS or Android, and whether or not having extra features such as a stylus really matter to you.<p>But if your buying choice is more complicated than that, there are a few differences between the iPhone 6 Plus …

Google is showing developers how to turn off iOS 9's security features so it can load ads

OS 9 is Apple's new software update for iPhones and iPads. Apple showed it off at its big developer's conference in June and we're expecting Apple to to tell us when it will be released on September 9, its next major event where the newest crop of iPhones and devices should be revealed.<p>Meanwhile, …

Here's everything we know about Microsoft's new Surface Pro 4 tablet

The next generation of Surface Pro, most likely called the Surface Pro 4, is set to be released later this year and rumours have been spinning about what it will include, how much it will cost and when it will become available. Here's the roundup.<p>The key rumours<p>It will be unveiled in October, and …

Verizon is making it easier to use unlocked iPhones and Nexus 6s on its network

Verizon has a history of making it pretty difficult to start using an unlocked phone on its network, but that's apparently starting to change. According to <i>9to5Mac</i> and <i>FierceWireless</i>, Verizon has confirmed that it's beginning to activate phones, tablets, and other devices that were purchased through …

Uber's App Malfunctioned Across the Country for Short Period

The problems are happening from North Carolina to Los Angeles.<p>The Uber app stopped working briefly for people across the United States and also in parts of Canada Friday afternoon. The outage lasted roughly fifteen minutes, not exactly a crisis.<p>That said it’s the second Uber app malfunction this …

Samsung is taking drastic measures to lure customers away from iPhone

Now, those in the market for a new smartphone will be able to try Samsung's new lineup of Galaxy phones, including the Galaxy S6, S6 Edge, S6 Edge+, and Note 5 for one month.<p>If you like it, you can keep the phone, plus a month of cellular service, for just $1. The only catch: You have to enroll in …

Android Circuit: Galaxy Note 5 Abandons Fanbase, Apple Loses China, Samsung Chases iPhone Users

Taking a look back at seven days of news across the Android world, this week’s Android Circuit includes the first reviews of the Samsung Galaxy Note 5 and S6 Edge+, Samsung’s free trial offer to iPhone users, the launch of the second security-focused Blackphone, Xiaomi winning the Chinese market …

Can Businesses Keep Up? Microsoft Setting a Breakneck Pace for Windows 10 Updates

Three CUs in two weeks has some companies reconsidering their options for keeping Windows 10 PCs up-to-date.read more

Tech Q&A: Windows 10 scam, the new Verizon plan, Facebook app and more

<b>Dangerous Windows 10 scam</b><p><b>Q.</b> I was going to wait a while to upgrade my computer to Windows 10, but I just got an email from update @ microsoft.com with the upgrade attached. Should I just go ahead and install it now or keep waiting?<p><b>A.</b> Stop right there! The email you got is a dangerous scam that's …

Firefox 40 Is The Best Windows 10 Browser. Period.

It might not be the mid-2000s anymore but Firefox is still a very popular browser for users who don’t want to use IE/Safari but still don’t want to …

Samsung SM-G9198 flip phone officially announced in China, packing Snapdragon 808

Last month TEENA, essentially the Chinese version of the FCC, revealed information on a new Samsung flip phone that was powered by Android and offered fairly high-end specs. Now it’s official.<p>Dubbed the Samsung SM-G9198, the new flip phone is powered by a Snapdragon 808, a curious move considering …

Welcoming Developers to Windows 10

Today, I had the honor of speaking to thousands of our development partners at the Build conference about our plans to make Windows 10 the most …

Will Windows 10 close Microsoft's 'app gap' once and for all?

The long, dark night for Windows apps may be ending.<p>One of the hallmark features of Windows 10 is its ability to run Universal Windows Apps. These …

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