Microsoft

Top Microsoft HR exec: This is the No.1 way to impress in a job interview

Scoring a job at Microsoft is no easy feat. Thousands of job seekers apply to open positions at the company each day, but just a fraction make it to …

Employment

Please enable the anti-ransomware protections in Windows 10 Fall Creator's Update. Now

A below-the-radar security feature in the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update, aka version 1709 released last week, can stop ransomware and other …

Windows 10

How to fix missing apps after installing Windows 10 Fall Creators Update

In Cortana, type <b>PowerShell</b>. In the search results, right-click <b>Windows PowerShell</b> and select <b>Run as administrator.</b><p>In the Powershell window type the …

Windows 10

It’s been 10 years since Microsoft invested in Facebook — now Facebook is almost worth as much as Microsoft

What fad?<p>A decade ago this week, on Oct. 24, 2007, Facebook announced that Microsoft would invest $240 million in the fast-growing social network, expanding an advertising partnership between the companies.<p>It was a big deal at the time.<p>For one, because Microsoft had competed for the deal with …

Latest Microsoft Windows 10 Update Makes Some Apps Disappear

Microsoft has issued a workaround for the latest Windows 10 update that apparently causes some apps to disappear.<p>Last week, the company released the …

Windows 10

Best ways to take notes in OneNote 2016

Notes come in a variety of styles and are written in an even greater number of ways. OneNote has just added a few more of each into the mix.<p>When you …

Evernote

Microsoft's Windows 10 Fall Creators Update rollout: A progress report

Microsoft is just about a week into its staged rollout of its Windows 10 Fall Creators Update. So how's it going?<p>It's been just about a week since …

Technology

Microsoft’s Learning Tools for students heads to Word on iPad

With its Learning Tools, Microsoft has developed a few ways to make it easier for students to get a better handle on reading and writing. One tool, for example, can read your words aloud and help you identify common grammatical issues. Another, called Immersive Reading, can also read text aloud …

Azure cloud adds Cray supercomputers for high performance workloads

The world of cloud computing is currently dominated by Amazon Web Services (AWS) which has left Google's Cloud Platform and Microsoft's Azure service …

Microsoft Azure

Delta Air Lines Says Goodbye to Microsoft Surface, Hello to Apple iPhone and iPad

Delta Air Lines will provide nearly 30,000 flight crew members with Apple iPads and iPhones, reversing course from a high-profile deal announced four …

Delta Airlines

Consumer Reports won't recommend the Surface Book 2

Consumer Reports says it won't be able to recommend Microsoft's Surface Book 2 following its blanket rebuke of Surface reliability earlier in …

New Windows for the Fall Season

<b>Q.</b> <i>I see there’s yet another Windows 10 update out now. I get notifications about patches all the time, so how do I know when this notice is for a system upgrade? Can I tell if it already installed itself?</i><p><b>A.</b> Microsoft began rolling out its Windows 10 Fall Creators Update last Tuesday using the …

Windows 10

Microsoft tears into Chrome security as patching feud continues

The ding-dong between Microsoft and Google vulnerability researchers is not yet an inter-generational conflict but it’s showing signs of turning into …

Information Security

3 Key Estimates for Microsoft's Q1 Earnings Report

Shares of Microsoft MSFT were slightly higher on Monday morning, ahead of what could prove to be another pivotal week in company history. The …

Markets

Razer advises its laptop users to tread carefully with the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update | Trusted Reviews

<b>Razer is advising users of its laptops to proceed with caution when installing the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update, due to some reports that it</b> …

Gear & Gadgets

Windows 10 Update Aims to Block Attackers' Behavior

Microsoft protects machines from common attacker behaviors with security updates in Windows 10.<p>Microsoft unlocked a host of new security and …

Information Security

How Microsoft Edge will beat Chrome as the best PDF reader with the Fall Creators Update

Microsoft Edge is gaining new PDF reader features within the Windows 10 Fall Creator’s Update—everything from sticky notes to inked signatures. It’s part of Microsoft’s bid to compete with Chrome and Firefox as the best Web browser, and along the way, carve out a niche as the best free PDF viewer …

Microsoft Edge

XB1 backward compat missed launch because of “always-online” debacle | Ars Technica

Original plans called for 360 hardware “sock” inside the new console at launch.<p>Anyone who followed Microsoft's gaming plans in 2013 knows how much …

Gaming

5 Common Empathy Mistakes CEOs Make, And How To Avoid Them

A direct report tells you in anguish that his computer crashed, taking the presentation he was preparing for the board with it. As a member of the C-suite, you’re accustomed to putting on your poker face, tamping down emotions and giving measured responses in a crisis. But what happens when you’d …

Leadership

Microsoft Details Windows 10 Fall Creators Update Rollout

Remember when operating system updates were found on store shelves? There was no such thing as a staggered rollout—the latest versions of Windows or …

Windows 10

HORI TAC Pro One brings Xbox One’s first keyboard, mouse

Microsoft wants to blur the boundaries of console and PC gaming. It started when it shifted the Xbox hardware to one that’s closer to a PC. Then it …

Gaming Consoles

Windows 10 Mobile: Now you can update your phone from your PC

Windows Phone is dead, but Microsoft has released a new updater tool to keep your devices patched.<p>Microsoft has given up on new Windows 10 Mobile …

Windows Phone

Microsoft 365 security and management features available in Windows 10 Fall Creators Update

Last week, we shared the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update has begun rolling out to customers and we highlighted some of our favorite features for …

Windows 10

Troubleshooting a Windows 10 update that seems stuck

<b>Q:</b> I have a question re: Windows 10 Update Assistant. Windows tells me that I need to download the latest version of Windows 10. It says that I have …

Denver

Cray and Microsoft announce alliance bringing supercomputing to Azure

Cray (NASDAQ:CRAY) announces a strategic alliance with Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) to bring supercomputing systems to Microsoft Azure datacenters.<p>The …

Business

Windows 10 UK review: Microsoft hails battery life of ARM-powered devices

Windows 10 is Microsoft's latest and, ostensibly, last version of its desktop and mobile operating system. The impact of the OS not just on users but …

Windows 10 Mobile

Introducing Idle Session Timeout in SharePoint and OneDrive (Coming to Preview)

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Microsoft SharePoint

Original Xbox games surface in Microsoft Store with compatibility fixes

The Xbox One launched without one key feature: backward compatibility for original Xbox games. Buying a new console and losing the ability to play a …

Gaming Consoles

Removing Quick Assist App Using MDT

Friday, 20 October 2017 19:27<p>Written by Anton Romanyuk<p>font size<br>• Print<br>• Email<br>• Be the first to comment!<p>Rate this item<p>(3 votes)<p>Quite a few of my blog posts …

Windows 10

Defending Against PowerShell Attacks

The security industry is ablaze with news about how PowerShell is being used by both commodity malware and attackers alike. Surely there’s got to be …

Programming