Miles Sovell

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5 Ways the Microsoft Surface Hub Will Change How You Work

Meetings just got a whole lot more interesting.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn affiliate commissions from buying links on this …

5 great Microsoft apps for people who hate Microsoft

In 2008, I abandoned Microsoft Outlook for good, fed up with its bloated self. I also disavowed Windows in favor of the Mac OS.<p>Fast forward eight …

Microsoft HoloLens Beat All VR Headsets in Traffic, Interest

Since Microsoft announced its HoloLens augmented reality headset at January 2015 Windows event, the device has been the clear leader in terms of …

5 Qualities of Leaders with High Emotional Intelligence

What is emotional intelligence? Psychology Today defines it as the “ability to identify and manage your own emotions and the emotions of others”. …

Continuum for Phones: Making the Phone Work Like a PC

Imagine having a phone that works like a PC. Continuum for Phones makes this a reality, enabling Windows customers to get things done like never …

Windows 10

Microsoft's big conference for programmers sold out in five minutes, despite no free laptop giveaways

Within five minutes Microsoft Build 2016 was completely sold out, with a waitlist filling up rapidly, Microsoft tells Business Insider.<p>That's despite the fact that there won't be any free hardware giveaways at Build 2016, a spokesperson confirms. Last year, for comparison, every attendee got an HP …

Microsoft will donate $1 billion in cloud services to nonprofits, researchers

Microsoft plans to donate US$1 billion in cloud services over three years to nongovernmental organizations and researchers, in a bid to provide access to these services to communities that can’t afford them.<p>The donation by Microsoft, the size of which has been calculated at fair market value, could …

Nonprofits

Microsoft’s flagship Windows phones: The details are falling into place

Leaked information about Microsoft’s upcoming flagship Windows phones has been showing up this summer, but some new information today fills in some important gaps.<p>Microsoft is working on a pair of phones — right now codenamed Cityman and Talkman — that will showcase Windows 10 and set expectations …

Mobile Technology

Leadership Lessons From Turkey’s Unrest: The Rise Of Moral Authority

In the 21st century, being in power doesn’t mean having power. Dov Seidman, author and CEO of the corporate good governance company LRN, expands on ideas he discusses in today’s Thomas Friedman column about the critical mistakes of Turkey’s Prime Minister, Recep Tayyip Erdogan.<p>Once again a Mideast …

Leadership

The wide world of hacking in China

China has been cited as allegedly hacking into U.S. government and corporate networks for years now. Generally, the thinking has been that the government is the only entity in the country actively hacking. But a new report seems to indicate that's not even close to the truth.<p>The News York Times on …