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Microsoft releases Windows 10 Developer Tools Preview for Insiders

In the first week of  this month, Microsoft announced the initial details on Windows 10 developer strategy and the universal app platform, briefing Windows 10 from a developer point of you. Today, the first technical preview of the Windows 10 Developer […]

Microsoft Band SDK Preview for Developers released

Microsoft Band is a cross-platform wearable which keeps track of your health and fitness on the go. Just like your health assistant, Microsoft Band acts as an important accessory by displaying various notifications and alerts from messaging, calendar and other […]

Microsoft to support development of Node.js Foundation

Microsoft recently announced its endeavor to support the freshly developing Node.js Foundation. The 0ther big groups joining Microsoft in this endeavor include Fidelity, IBM, PayPal, the Linux Foundation and Joyent. Node.js Node.js is an open source platform made on Chrome […]

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Windows Game Developer Contest – Chance to win $10,000

Here is a chance for the game developers across the globe to win $10,000. How? Windows has recently made an announcement of the ‘Windows Game Developer Contest’, where game and app developers from around the world stand a chance to […]

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Developers to strengthen their power again with Windows 10

With the announcement of Windows 10: The Next Chapter new inspirations and innovations in the world of computers are on the way. Microsoft has paid special attention towards developing the new version of the Windows so that everyone has something […]

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GitHub Student Developer Pack includes Visual Studio Community 2013

This is a great new for the students who look forward to using GitHub Student Developer Pack for learning software development. GitHub and Microsoft join hands to make software development learning a great experience by including Visual Studio Community 2013 […]

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Microsoft open sources .NET & delivers new tools and capabilities

Microsoft had made an important announcement. The company announced its plans to open source the entire .NET framework to millions of developers across the globe. The .NET framework, which has been used as the programming model by developers to develop […]

Mozilla introduces the Firefox Developer Edition browser

A few days ago, Mozilla embarked upon a new mission in creating a browser catering specially to developers’ needs. Fast forward a week, we learn the browser maker has revealed some additional details about the Firefox Developer Edition browser. On […]

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RemoteIE: Test latest IE on Windows, Mac OS X, Android, iOS

The long awaited RemoteIE tool has finally been announced by Microsoft. RemoteIE is available as a preview version via Azure RemoteApp tool where in, developers from different cross-platform operating system can download the RemoteIE client and can test the latest […]

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Microsoft announces a new online developer event called Connect();

Microsoft has recently announced its plans to host an online developer event called Connect(); which will be live from New York on November 12, 2015. Microsoft Connect(); Talking about the event, the company says: Build on your current skills, unleash […]

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Microsoft’s Cube: The intersection of Art and Technology

When art and technology come together, the union can create a magical experience and some really unbelievable things. This is what happened when Microsoft’s creative and technical team came together and built ‘the Cube’. The Cube debuts at Decibel Festival, […]

Microsoft to close its Research lab, Trustworthy Computing Group, etc.

The victim of the latest round of Microsoft restructuring underway is the company’s esteemed Silicon Valley research group. Yes, the news is that Microsoft is shutting down its research facility that focuses on distributed computing. The Microsoft Research lab was […]

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Microsoft OCR Library for Windows Runtime released as NuGet Package

Microsoft recently announced Microsoft OCR Library for Windows Runtime as a NuGet package. This is an application used by Windows Phone 8/8.1, Windows Store apps to add text recognition capabilities to the devices. The feature of Microsoft OCR Library is […]

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Microsoft Internet Explorer Developer Channel is live

Microsoft has announced the release of Internet Explorer Developer Channel to give developers an early look in on the various features of Internet Explorer. The IE Developer Channel provides a version of the browser for Developer’s to explore and test […]

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TrueCrypt must not die! Community efforts On to organize a future.

While TrueCrypt, the popular encryption software may have been killed under mysterious circumstances, efforts are “On” to give it a future. No reasons were given by TrueCrypt’s developers for their decision to kill the popular open source software, nor was […]

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TrueCrypt dies … under mysterious circumstances!

The ultimate encryption freeware TrueCrypt has abruptly announced that the software is no longer secure after Microsoft ended support for Windows XP. This sudden news has sent shockwaves to the online community as TrueCrypt bears the honor of being the […]

Microsoft Desktop Optimization Pack 2014 released

Microsoft Desktop Optimization Pack 2014 has been released. The latest version of Microsoft Desktop Optimization Pack (MDOP), the desktop virtualization and management toolset from Microsoft; was released for download yesterday. MDOP 2014 is a suite of desktop management solutions that […]

Registration is now open for Microsoft’s BUILD 2014 Developer Conference

Microsoft’s iconic BUILD Developer Conference is now, or will be in a few hours will be open for registration. Depending on your geographic location, the timing may differ. Microsoft’s website says it will be open the registration at 9AM PST, […]

IE11 Page prediction, Preloading, Prefetching features make it even faster

Internet Explorer 11 lets you browse the web fast as it loads the page content instantly, says Microsoft. In an official blog post, Microsoft explains how its premium web-browser tackles the network latency issue and utilizes battery life, memory, and […]

Windows 8.1 Engineers fail to address major concerns at Reddit AMA

On the occasion of the release of its new operating system, Microsoft participated in the popular Reddit AMA. A group of engineers from the Windows 8.1 team sat down to talk about user experiences, the new Internet Explorer and the […]

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Opera 17 First Developer Version Released

The first developer version of the Opera browser, Opera 17 Developer has finally been released with a few bug fixes and a handful of new features. Downloadable from the Opera Desktop Team website this developer stream brings several requested features […]

Internet Explorer 11 Developer Preview for Windows 7 released

During Microsoft’s Build conference, the IE team had promised the availability of Internet Explorer 11 (IE11), the latest version shipped with Windows 8.1 to be also available for Windows 7. Fast-forward a month on July 25, the team has released […]

Microsoft to open up its Bing search engine to developers

This is just the first step towards our vision for Bing as a platform. As we continue to build out our intelligent fabric services you can expect to see additional capabilities that will enable you to create experiences that are […]

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Microsoft launches new revamped Windows Dev Center

The Windows Dev Centre was launched in October, 2011. Since then, Microsoft has worked on it continuously to increase its efficiency. Microsoft’s team works closely with software architects and developers all across the world to understand the requirements and then […]

Microsoft Invites Young Developers For AppFest On Feb 26

Microsoft after launching Giveforyouth.org, to support youth micro projects has now come up with a new platform AppFest for students to develop apps for Windows 8 platform. This Appfest will be conducted on February 26, 2013 by Microsoft Corporation (India) […]

Windows Phone Next App Star Contest Open For Developers Worldwide

If you are a registered Windows Phone developer, this might be good news for you. With an intention to use some marquee apps for its mobile platform Microsoft is launching its “Windows Phone Next App Star” contest today.  The company […]