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Microsoft Beam2 is now live globally

Microsoft Beam2 Live is now available globally. After being in its Beta trial version for a few months, the major update to Beam is now available for users globally. Matt Salsa Mendi, co-founder of Beam, announced this major update via […]

Microsoft announces Data Science Utilities version 0.11

Data Scientists at Microsoft had announced an early public preview of Team Data Science Process (TDSP) in order to support secure collaboration within enterprise data science organization. With this, the TDSP would eventually help users structure their data and science […]

Microsoft releases first major update for Office.com

As the year 2016 comes to an end, Microsoft has released the first major update for Office.com’s home page experience. The new update intends to make the navigation between the apps easier by letting you access your frequent and recently […]

Microsoft reveals its future roadmap for Planner in Microsoft Teams

Microsoft Planner has already done what it has promised to do, i.e to bring teams together, help them plan the tasks, documents and also conversations in order to be more efficient and productive. Office 365 users can also use the […]

Methbot ‘BOT farm’ makes $5 million a day through Ad Fraud

Online fraud vigilante firm, WhiteOps, recently discovered ‘Methbot‘ – a new illegal ad campaign that makes around $3-5 million a day by committing fraud with ad operators across the United States. Methbot Bot Farm Controlled by a group of individuals […]

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Microsoft introduces applications to help developers make smart BOTs

Microsoft has announced 2 new applications to make it easier for the developers create smart bots. Here is a bit about both, QnA Maker and Bing Location Control. QnA Maker Service QnA Maker is a free, easy-to-use, REST API- and […]

Threat intelligence feeds are, at best, uneven in quality, says Microsoft

The latest information on global threat from malicious websites and shady IP addresses can, in fact, help a company detect threats and rapidly respond. The challenge is that threat intelligence feeds are, at best, uneven in quality. According to analysis by top […]

Power BI is now free for non-profit organisations

Power BI, the interactive tracking software from Microsoft, will now be available free of cost for all non-profit organization users. This has been done to empower multiple NGOs to use software to effectively track and monitor their inflows and outflows. […]

The Best Cyber Monday Deals on Amazon

Whether you are looking to purchase a new smartphone or a computer, there is never a better time to do that than Cyber Monday which is on November 28th, 2016. It is that part of that sale when the online […]

Microsoft will soon be supporting x86 apps on ARM64

Microsoft embarked on a new journey with its Windows 10 and Continuum feature was one of the quintessential aspects of the new Windows version that promised a unified experience on Universal Windows Apps by connecting the Continuum compatible phone to […]

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Microsoft is all set to build a Quantum Computer called Qubit

Microsoft has been strengthening its commitment to the field of quantum computing and is inching towards creating a scalable quantum computer called Qubit. The endeavor will be led by Microsoft executive Todd Holmdahl who will be leading the scientific and […]

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The best Black Friday Deals from Microsoft

Thanksgiving is around the corner, and also are Black Friday sales. Every gadget store and brand is gearing up to pump out great deals. So, if you want to buy some cool tech, there is never a better time than […]

Microsoft signs agreement with Elon Musk’s OpenAI Project

Microsoft is taking a big leap in the artificial intelligence as they made yet another big announcement today. The Redmond giant is tying up with OpenAI, a non-profit research organization that is backed by super entrepreneurs including Elon Musk, Peter […]

How to watch US Presidential Elections and Results 2016 online

The much-awaited quad-yearly event of the US Presidential Elections is coming next week and everyone across the world is waiting with bated breath as to who will be the 46th president of the biggest superpower in the world. Watch US […]

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Microsoft releases IDEAR and AMAR Data Science Productivity tools

The latest Cortana Intelligence and Machine Learning Blog from Microsoft’s team mentions the release of two new utilities that can boost the Data Science Productivity. The newly released Data Science Productivity tools are Interactive Data Exploration, Analysis and Reporting (ISEAR) […]

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Microsoft First League Program for Microsoft fans launched

A new fan program for Microsoft enthusiasts has surfaced. Microsoft has been working on a program called First League. This is a program for Microsoft fans who love the brand. If you’re a person with a lot of love for […]

Oculus lowers minimum PC specifications to get VR to more users

Oculus Rift held a press event on Thursday to announce the latest updates on the VR front. Among them was a big update that will now allow users with lower PC specifications to hop onto the VR bandwagon, which earlier […]

Microsoft announces new AI group with 5,000 employees

After months of speculation, Microsoft on Thursday announced that a separate team has been formed inside the organization that will focus primarily on the company’s AI product efforts. Microsoft also mentioned that over 5,000 of their engineers and computer scientists […]

Latest update for Microsoft Docs online greatly improvises on all quarters

The latest update to Microsoft Docs Online has brought into play a slew of new features that will eventually help enhance users enhance their experience with the tool. The improvements have been across several parameters and hopefully armed with the […]

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Microsoft Ignite 2016: What to expect at the event

If you are a Microsoft enthusiast or follower, you probably don’t need any introduction to Microsoft Ignite, the annual event that covers all the enterprise-based hardware and software launched by Microsoft. While it may show its prowess on the consumer […]

Microsoft creates a record in Speech Recognition technology

Microsoft recently announced that it had achieved a new milestone in pursuit of their Speech Recognition Technology, being developed in their labs. According to the company, its best single system has achieved a WER (Word Error Rate) rate of just […]

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Sophos detected Windows process as malware; now patched

The Sophos endpoint verification surprised its user a couple of days ago when it started false alarming users about a malware. The program identified a legit Windows process Winlogon.exe file as malware Troj/FarFli-CT. This issue cropped up on Sophos Console, Sophos […]

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Interns at Microsoft Garage lead the way, become Doers, not talkers

Microsoft Garage Interns have made a difference at Microsoft. Students have created multiple new projects as part of their internship program with many among them receiving great accolades from their mentors and public. Microsoft took to the Fire Hose blog to […]

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Ultimate Windows Tweaker 4.2 supports Windows 10 Anniversary Update

Ultimate Windows Tweaker 4.2 has been released with several new tweaks and will support Windows 10 Anniversary Update v1607. Not only does the tool offer more than 200 tweaks, it even lets you create a system restore point, run System […]