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You'll Wish These $25 Earbuds Had Been Bundled With Your Phone

If you ever use the terrible earbuds that shipped with your smartphone, stop what you're doing and replace them with this pair of Sennheisers, marked …

The Best Cyber Monday App Deals

We'll update this list throughout Cyber Monday as we find new deals. Let us know in the comments if you spot anything that we missed.<p>$15 off 1 Year …

Google Play

Failover Clustering in Windows Server Technical Preview

Microsoft announced a few features with the launch of the Technical Preview of the next release of Windows Server, due for general availability …

Pangu Jailbreak Tool for iOS 8 Now Available on the Mac

Install Windows Server Technical Preview in Microsoft Azure

In this easy <i>Ask the Admin</i>, I’ll show you how to get the new technical preview of Windows Server up and running in the cloud.<p>Unless you’ve been living …

Install the Windows 10 Technical Preview in VMware Workstation 10

Learn how to install the Windows 10 Technical Preview in a VMware Workstation virtual machine.<p>If you have the option of installing the new Windows 10 …

​This Language Learning Method Ensures You Never Forget What You Learn

We all like the idea of learning a new language, but the time and effort involved can be off-putting. Gabriel Wyner, who wrote our previous post on …

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Are You Teaching Your Kids to Code?

Despite the growing movement to get more young students to learn computer science, the majority of schools don't teach it. (One estimate says only 10 …

Kids

Numbeo Tells You How Much It Costs to Live or Travel in a City

The next time you travel and want to budget out your trip, Numbeo will tell you the incidental costs of your travel in any city, including …

Personal Finance

Hey, Scripting Guy! Blog – Learn about Windows PowerShell

Summary: Learn how to configure and use cross-platform PowerShell remoting in PowerShell Core. I’m Christoph Bergmeister, a London-based full stack …

Part 3: New and improved session pre-launch and lingering coming to XenApp and XenDesktop

As Cris mentioned in his blog, the Citrix engineering teams are continuing to add features to XenApp and XenDesktop to provide a better user …

Microsoft Virtual Machine Converter 2.0 Released

Microsoft announced the release of the second version of their VMware-to-Microsoft virtualization conversion tool, the <b>Microsoft Virtual Machine</b> …

Microsoft Introduces Office 365 Fast Track Deployment Guide

The <b>Microsoft Exchange Conference</b> (<b>MEC</b>) 2014 in Austin, Texas, from March 31 – April 2, was the event to attend if you’re an Exchange administrator …

Introducing Virtual Desktop Infrastructure Starter Kit (VDI SK) v1.0 Preview – Part 2

Hi again, its <b>Jeff Buller</b> and <b>Victor Arzate</b>. This is Part 2 on introducing the Virtual Desktop Infrastructure Starter Kit (VDI SK) v1.0 Preview. This …

Building Clouds | …building hybrid clouds that can support any device from anywhere

Microsoft Teams, announced earlier today, is a new platform for chat based communication. I was very happy to see the Connectors available including …

Configure Work Folders in Windows Server 2012 R2

<b>Work Folders</b> is a new feature of Windows Server 2012 R2 that allows users to have access to individual corporate data folders, no matter where the …

Customize the NUMA Configuration of VM

In this post I will show you how you can customize the virtual <b>non-uniform memory access</b> (<b>NUMA</b>) configuration of a virtual machine. You will rarely …

How to Use Pushbullet to Bridge the Gap Between All Your Devices

Pushbullet, the service that acts as a bridge between your mobile and desktop OSes, sets the gold standard for developer updates. If you haven't used …

Beyond Immersion: Learn a New Language with Better Listening Skills

Get on the fast track to accomplishing one of your bucket list items, learning another language. Chris Lonsdale's TEDx talk offers five principles …

Contoso Labs-Introduction

Welcome to a new series here on the Building Clouds Blog: Contoso Labs. A new post in this series will run every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday.<p>What …

#PSTip How to prevent rogue DHCP servers in Hyper-V

<b>Note</b>: This tip requires PowerShell 3.0 or above.<p>In a DHCP environment, it is possible for a rogue DHCP server to respond to client DHCP requests and …

Troubleshooting Slow VM Performance in Hyper-V (Part 6) - TechGenix

<i>If you would like to read the other parts in this article series please go to:</i><p>Introduction<p>So far in this series, I have shown you how to use a number …

Adding Code for a Desired State Configuration (DSC) Module

Welcome back to our in-depth series on <b>Desired State Configuration</b> (<b>DSC</b>)! In the previous post we created the templates using the free module from …

eBooks

This Website Lets You Turn Yourself Into a GIF in Seconds

We know what you're thinking. If there's anything the internet suffers from (narcissism, insecurity, obscenity, an uncomfortable affinity for cats), …

Desired State Configuration (DSC) and GitHub

As you begin to leverage <b>Desired State Configuration</b> (<b>DSC</b>) in evaluations, lab, or production, you will ultimately need to consume and create your own …

Set Up a Lab with Windows PowerShell and Free Microsoft Software: Part 2

<b>Summary</b>: Use an Unattend.xml file and edit it directly with Windows PowerShell.<p>Hey, Scripting Guy!<p>I saw yesterday that by using a free script called …

This Infographic Reveals the Secrets of the Happiest Couples

PSA: Valentine's Day is next week. Whether or not you celebrate the occasion, this infographic from happiness training app Happify could help you …

Happiness