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Kinect Sensor Could Decrease Manufacturing Accidents – Find Out How

The Kinect sensor isn’t just for gaming any more. Microsoft is working with Kuka to create a new safer kind of manufacturing robot.<p>The response to …

Android Phones Going Microsoft With Cyanogen Partnership

At this point, most people who follow smart phone news are aware that Windows Phone isn’t doing so well. As <i>ExtremeTech</i> notes, as of February, 2015, …

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Microsoft closes acquisition of R software and services provider

Microsoft today closed its acquisition of Revolution Analytics, a commercial provider of software and services for the R programming language, making …

New and Improved Features in Windows 10 - Cortana

<i>Editor’s note: The following post was written by Windows Expert -Consumer MVP</i> <i>Mike Halsey</i><i>. This is an excerpt from Chapter 2 of his newly released</i> …

Self-service deployment of Microsoft workloads on Cloud Platform System (and other systems with Windows Azure Pack) – Part 2

We are privileged to have a guest blogger on Building Clouds, Jeff Goldner. Jeff is a Principal Program Manager in Microsoft’s Cloud Solutions Group. …

Would Microsoft really open-source Windows? - ExtremeTech

By on April 6, 2015 at 10:07 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>At ChefCon, Microsoft Technical …

Getting started with Microsoft Office Lens

The new app makes it easy to turn your Android or iOS device into a scanner.<p>Last week, Microsoft unveiled a new version of Office Lens, a free mobile scanning app that was previously limited to Windows Phone devices. Now it's available for iOS as well, with a Preview version available for Android …

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Microsoft Surface 3 Vs Surface Pro 3: What's The Difference?

The new Surface 3 is a great surprise. Unlike most high profile devices these days, Microsoft got the smaller, lighter and cheaper version of its excellent Surface Pro 3 out of the door without a single leak. But given the two machines look virtually identical, what exactly are the differences …

Read Bill Gates’ letter to Microsoft employees for company’s 40th anniversary

Over the weekend, Microsoft, somewhat quietly, celebrated its 40th anniversary. Co-founded by Bill Gates and Paul Allen back in 1975, Microsoft, of …

As Bill Gates promised, Microsoft will soon have its own Apple Pay alternative

Last month, it showed off a "tap to pay" feature baked into Windows 10 phones during a conference for Windows hardware makers in China, the WinHEC conference.<p>With a bit of sleuthing, banking consultant Faisal Khan, found evidence that Microsoft has already received approval from one state to fire …

What 1 Billion Miles Of Driver Data Tells Us About How We Drive

Insurance companies are using data to try to shape driver behavior and reduce accidents–here’s what they’ve found so far.<p>While cruising down the highway may feel to a driver like a solitary activity, vehicles are more connected than ever. Hundreds of millions of drivers worldwide use services like …

Hands On With Microsoft’s Surface 3

Microsoft is back at the well with a new Surface device, the Surface 3. If you’re familiar with the Surface Pro 3, which was released last year, you understand the Surface 3: It’s like the Pro 3 but smaller and less expensive.<p>The new Surface will cost you $499 at base, a sharp discount from the …

Apple employees are getting a whopping 50% discount on the Apple Watch

In the memo, Tim Cook offers gratitude to everyone involved for their participation. He then added that all employees will be given a 50% discount on any Apple Watch or Apple Watch Sport devices.<p>As he put it, "we want you to share in that experience right alongside them."<p>This employee deal begins …

Intel's PC on a stick is now available for pre-order

Like the idea of Intel's Compute Stick turning your TV into a full-fledged Linux or Windows PC? You can finally plunk down some cash to get one. Online stores (including Amazon and Newegg) have started taking pre-orders for the HDMI dongle, which is now expected to ship by late April rather than …

Adobe’s new Document Cloud isn’t a threat to Box or Dropbox — but it could be

Last month Adobe raised the curtain on its Document Cloud, a new service for storing and sharing documents. Starting today, the service is available to everyone.<p>When we first laid eyes on the Document Cloud, we offered Adobe the driest praise we could muster, saying it might “change the way you …

How can privacy survive in the era of the internet of things?

Amazon’s new Dash button, which will order replacement products at the touch of a button, might well usher us further towards the internet of things (IoT), in which a variety of connected devices talk to each other, quietly doing our bidding.<p>The next step: household appliances that re-order …

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Tim Cook: Apple employees will get 50% off Apple Watch, 1000+ apps submitted

Apple CEO Tim Cook today sent out a memo to all employees ahead of the Apple Watch’s retail try-on kickoff this Friday. Cook thanks employees who have worked on the Apple Watch by saying, “congratulations to everyone who has worked so hard for years to help this product reach our customers.” Cook …

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