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Windows 10 Update KB4046355 removes Windows Media Player

A new update to the Windows 10 Insider Build points to a worrisome situation. The change introduced via Update KB4046355 silently removes Windows Media Player. Yes, Insiders testing the new operating system will find Windows Media Player being completely disabled […]

Microsoft TechSpark presents a new economic opportunity for all Americans

In an effort to speed up economic growth in rural and smaller metropolitan areas, Microsoft is launching a multi-year, multi-million-dollar investment program – TechSpark. The program is intended to help students learn computer science, expand rural broadband connectivity and help […]

Microsoft Edge and Microsoft Launcher for Android and iOS announced

Microsoft Edge, the web browser which was exclusively available on the Windows operating system till now, will soon be coming to the iOS and Android mobile operating systems too. Microsoft today made an announcement saying that the company will soon […]

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Microsoft partners with Spotify, soon to discontinue Groove Music Pass

Recently Microsoft announced that they are partnering with Spotify and discontinuing Groove Music Pass and Store Music services. According to this announcement on Microsoft Support, the software giant will move its users from Groove Music to Spotify. Microsoft mentions that […]

OneDrive

OneDrive to get improved UI, sharing options and Files On-Demand

At the ongoing Ignite 2017 conference, Microsoft announced new features to OneDrive benefitting not only the end users but also the IT administrators. Some of the biggest ticket items include an improved UI, sharing options and Files On-Demand. The new […]

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Microsoft announces Windows 10 S devices for empower Firstline Workers

Looking to empower Firstline workers with the latest technology, Microsoft is bringing Windows 10 S devices claiming that they are the best suited, more secure, customizable and easy to manage for the said working class. Firstline Workers are the people […]

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Office assistant Clippy returns as an extension for Visual Studio

Microsoft Office assistant – Clippy once labeled as a mindless bundle of code has made a comeback as Visual Studio extension. Yes, Eros Fratini recently unveiled Clippy VS an open source v0.1 extension that brings Clippy to Visual Studio. Clippy […]

Microsoft has deprecated PowerShell 2.0: Time to switch to newer versions

For those who aren’t aware, Microsoft has decided to deprecate Windows PowerShell 2.0 in the upcoming Windows 10 Fall Creators Update. To make things more clear, deprecation is when software is marked as legacy, signaling they might not be around […]

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Microsoft spills more details on its real-time AI Project Brainwave

Microsoft’s idea of building a hardware platform for real-time Artificial Intelligence has progressed into its advanced stage. Yes, Project Brainwave that promises speedy machine learning in the cloud is nearing its development. The company made some major announcements about it […]

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Microsoft tests AI controlled drone that flies with a motor

Artificial Intelligence has proven itself useful in today’s world, and that’s one of the reasons why Microsoft is focusing much of its business behind this growing technology. To prove what it can do, the company has shown that it can […]

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Microsoft launches Ether-based Coco Framework for enterprise blockchain networks

Although Blockchain technology has attracted the interest of large enterprises, its development across the financial sector has largely remained indifferent. Microsoft wants to shed this reticence through the release of its Coco Framework, a new open-source foundation for enterprise blockchain […]

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Join the new Outlook.com beta now and experience the new features

Microsoft has now brought the new Outlook.com Beta version so as to get customer feedback for its product. The new Outlook.com will be an opt-in web experience where users can try out new product innovations. Based on users’ feedback, Microsoft […]

Azure

Microsoft to open two new Azure regions in Australia

Microsoft has announced the opening of two new Azure regions in Australia for serving highly-secured government data. Partnering with the local datacenter firm Canberra Data Centres (CDC), Microsoft would be ready to support the requirements of Australian government starting the […]

10 years of OneDrive

10 years of OneDrive: Microsoft OneDrive celebrates its 10th birthday

10 years back, Microsoft launched its sophisticated file-hosting cloud service that soon became one of the most popular online services. Yes, Microsoft OneDrive is celebrating its 10th Anniversary this year. The 10 years of OneDrive have been a great experience […]

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Minecraft’s Minecoin Earth announced; to be streamed online

Ever since its inception, Minecraft game has witnessed a steep rise in its followers. The trend is likely to be continued for few more years via Minecon Earth, an online live streaming show. Earlier, the same occasion was celebrated as […]

Nanoscale computational circuit board with DNA

A nanoscale computational circuit board with DNA built by researchers

The researchers at Microsoft and University of Washington have recently built a nanoscale computational circuit board with DNA. It seems quite a mysterious name for this research. But, the nanoscale computational circuit board with DNA is nothing but a method […]

Windows Help Me Choose website launched for Windows device buyers

If you aren’t sure about which Windows device to choose for your busy life, a new tool from Microsoft will help you find the right one. Known as Windows Help Me Choose, the ingenious tool will walk interested buyers through […]

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Microsoft Paint will be available in the Windows Store for free

A few days ago, we learned that Microsoft was axing the popular Microsoft Paint tool with the roll out of new Windows 10 Fall Creators Update. However, Microsoft has now clarified that MS Paint will be available in the Windows […]

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Microsoft launches Windows Community

A major problem that the tech industry always seems to face is a lack of connection between the developers and the masses. Very often a great deal of effort and money is wasted on ineffectual or unnecessary products, which gained […]

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Windows 10 Autumn Creators Update …. coming soon

Two months ago in a press release, Microsoft unveiled, the next major update to Windows 10 would be titled ‘Fall Creators Update’. However, now, we see Windows 10 Fall Creators Update would be rebranded as Autumn Creators Update. This could […]

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Microsoft Inspire 2017 Partner Event Highlights

Microsoft held its one of the greatest events of the year, Microsoft Inspire, from July 9th to 13th, 2017 at Walter E. Washington Convention Center, Washington, D.C. This 5-day event saw several big names from Microsoft as well as from […]

Games

Xbox Controller is offering free Rubberized Grips with every Purchase

In addition to letting Xbox users personalize their Xbox Wireless Controller with different possible color combinations, Xbox Designer Lab is offering an exciting deal. The online customization program is giving away free rubberized grips to buyers purchasing any Xbox Design […]