Microsoft

​Microsoft: No, Linux users, we didn't try to penalize you for not using Windows with OneDrive

Microsoft fixes a bug that made its file-hosting service, OneDrive, slow on Linux but not on Windows.<p>Microsoft has resolved a bug that made OneDrive …

Siri, Alexa, Google Assistant, Cortana: One Bluetooth Headset From Hong Kong Could Rule Them All

In a popularity battle that isn’t unlike a high school prom court, Apple’s Siri, Amazon’s Alexa, Microsoft’s Cortana, and Google’s, uh, Assistant, are the four front-runners to be queen. With Samsung about to add a fifth candidate — Bixby — soon, it seems the A.I. voice assistant catfight is …

Cortana

Microsoft will kill some Windows 7 and 8.1 support in April

Events of the past week have drawn into sharp focus the likely result of next month's patching cycle. If you have a Windows 7 or 8.1 PC that you …

Microsoft Windows

Top 5 Steve Ballmer memorable moments

Steve Ballmer is a bit of a controversial figure, depending on who you ask, but no matter how you twist it, he was the CEO of Microsoft for a very …

Steve Ballmer

Toyota teams up with Microsoft to bring voice recognition to cars

It's the biggest arrangement Microsoft's reached with an automaker to date.<p>Toyota owes Microsoft a big ol' "thank you" when it comes to the future of the automaker's connected cars.<p>Microsoft will license a good deal of its connected car patents to Toyota, Automotive News reports. Toyota will have …

Toyota

Upgrade Assistant for Windows 10 Creators Update spotted, confirming build number

Why it matters to you<p>The existence of this Upgrade Assistant is yet more confirmation that the Creators Update is nearly ready.<p>Microsoft will release …

Microsoft’s CEO Just Joined Starbucks Board; Big Deal or Little Deal?

Starbucks and Microsoft have always shared Seattle-area roots, but now the companies are sharing something else: Satya Nadella. Nadella is …

Satya Nadella

The Microsoft Surface Studio Is an Artist's Dream Desktop

It's 2017, and you don't need external devices like a Wacom tablet to be a creator anymore. The Surface Studio (starting at $2,999; $4,199 as tested) …

Microsoft Surface

Windows 10 Creators Update RTM is Build 15063 confirms leaked Update Assistant

It is only three days since Windows 10 Creators Update Build 15063 arrived on the Fast ring. The same build has already made its way to Insiders on …

Microsoft Windows

The Power of SharePoint

Do you have SharePoint Online and want to better automate and streamline your business processes? Have you heard of PowerApps, Microsoft Flow, or …

Collaboration

Cortana for Android gets improved feed design, and more

Microsoft is testing a new and improved UI for some parts of Cortana on Android devices. The company today rolled out a fairly major update for …

Cortana

Azure Service Fabric takes first tentative steps toward open source

Service Fabric started as an internal platform for Azure SQL, Cortana, and other services.<p>Microsoft's embrace of open source software continues, with …

DevOps

Latest AdDuplex data highlights a vibrant Windows 10 ecosystem

Why it matters to you<p>If you're a Windows 10 user, then you likely already updated your machine to Anniversary Update and are ready for next month's …

Post-Processing on the Surface Book: What Surprised Me

I'll begin this article by saying this: I haven't always been a fan of Microsoft.<p>In fact, I've used Macs for a good long time for everything from …

Photoshop

Microsoft Surface Phone’s biggest challenge is converting Android and iOS users; Desktop

Tech experts believe Microsoft must add a smartphone to its Surface universe as most of the Surface devices have been a hit. Fans want to see the …

Microsoft Surface

Choose MOCD Courses Studio Singapore For Basic Microsoft Excel Training

Microsoft Excel is one of those robust applications that has made its presence felt in businesses of all genre. There are a wide variety of tasks …

Microsoft Excel

Microsoft announces licensing program to push connected car tech

Aiming to have a larger presence in the connected car space, Microsoft has announced a new licensing platform that will enable automobile companies …

Technology (India)

Transforming government: A Cloud assurance program guide

Cloud security and assuranceWhitepaper<p>Around the world, public sector cloud adoption is on the rise. Governments are recognizing that cloud services …

Microsoft in talks to buy Citrix, sources say - South Florida Business Journal

citrix<p>Citrix Systems is courting Microsoft, among other tech heavyweights, in its bid to be acquired, insiders say.<p>The Fort Lauderdale company is …

OS X and Windows targeted by malware in Word

0 Comment Apple, DLL, Macros, malware, Microsoft, OS X, Windows, Word<p>Researchers from FortiGuard Labs, part of Fortinet, have captured malware that …

A new Microsoft partnership signals a mellower approach to smart cars

In a new deal with Toyota, Microsoft will license out its patented technology to <b>help power smarter vehicles</b>. This is a far more laid-back partnership than the company has made in the past—and a more <b>casual strategy</b> than its competitors are taking to make cars intelligent.<p>Microsoft maintains that it</b> …

Car Tech

Sonus Drives Microsoft Skype for Business Cloud Connector Edition Deployments with Sonus Cloud Link

WESTFORD, Mass., March 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --<p>Key Takeaways:<p>Miercom performance testing validates Sonus Cloud Link's ability to efficiently, …

DevOps

Me & the Bees

Whether your family traditions are steeped in cultural heritage or are simply ways for your family to celebrate itself, these time-honored practices …

Microsoft Corporation

Embarcadero’s RAD Studio 10.2 released with Linux support

Embarcadero wants to help developers build cross-platform native apps faster with the latest release of its RAD Studio. According to the company RAD …

Linux

Microsoft expands connected car push with patent licensing

Microsoft's push into the connected car space has moved up a gear with a new patent licensing agreement with Toyota. The world's second-largest auto …

Patents

Microsoft engineer Rico Mariani is leaving after 29 years

Microsoft veteran Rico Mariani today announced that he’ll be leaving the company after almost three decades.<p>Mariani has worked on Edge, Internet Explorer, Sidewalk, and multiple releases of Visual Studio. He developed a following inside and outside Microsoft over the years through his blog, …

Strengthening the Microsoft Edge Sandbox

In a recent post, we outlined the layered strategy that the Microsoft Edge security team employs to protect you from vulnerabilities that could be …

Microsoft Windows

Which OneDrive for Business Sync Client is Right for Me?

I want to sync SharePoint and OneDrive for Business libraries on-premises<p>To sync on-premises instances of OneDrive for Business or SharePoint site …

Microsoft OneNote

Microsoft loves Linux so much, its OneDrive web app runs like a dog on Windows OS rivals

Ever since Satya Nadella took over the reins at Microsoft, the Windows giant has been talking up how much it loves Linux – but it appears this hasn't …

Linux

Microsoft Expands Office 365 Profiles; Shows the Value in the First Release Program

Beginning with OneDrive for Business and SharePoint Online for Office 365 customers in the First Release program, Microsoft is rolling new beefed up …

Collaboration