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Microsoft unveils update to Windows, with brand new design and features

Of course, Windows and Office must be tended and milked for cash, but they don't promise to grow at the same rate as Microsoft's Azure and cloud-related businesses. The company promised more mixed reality updates at next month's gaming conference, the Electronic Entertainment Expo or E3. After the Windows 8 disaster, Windows 10 represents a comeback.


Microsoft Announces Windows 10 S to Take on Chrome OS

Microsoft Announces Windows 10 S to Take on Chrome OS

Microsoft unveiled yesterday the new Windows 10 S operating system which in effect is a lite version of company's flagship product. The Core i5 model with 8GB RAM and 256GB storage has been slapped with a £1,249 price tag, while the two Core i7 powered Surface Laptops - which come with 8GB RAM/256GB storage and 16GB RAM/512GB storage - will fetch £1,549 and £2,149, respectively.



Microsoft just announced the next major Windows 10 update

Microsoft says 500 million devices are using Windows 10, bringing the operating system halfway to the goal the company set before its release almost two years ago. On the creative side, there's a new Windows Story Remix app in the Fall Update, which leverages artificial intelligence and machine learning to help you turn your pictures and videos into stories.



Someone built a fully functional Cortana hologram and it's awesome

During their Build 2017 keynote today, Microsoft announced the new Cortana Skills Kit SDK that will allow developers to create special skills that will enable new capabilities for the company's voice assistant Cortana . On Tuesday at the company's annual Build conference in Seattle, Microsoft executives spent hours showing how they plan to change that. While Cortana could schedule appointments, play music, and was compatible with apps like Netflix that one could download from the ...


Congressman Adam Schiff questions FBI Director James Comey's dismissal

Congressman Adam Schiff questions FBI Director James Comey's dismissal

The dramatic firing of Comey has left the fate of the FBI's probe into Russia's election meddling and possible ties to the Trump campaign deeply uncertain. "However, President Trump's actions cost us an opportunity to get at the truth, at least for today ". Acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe attends a Senate Intelligence Committee hearing Thursday on Capitol Hill.



Snapchat slapped: $6bn wiped off value as shares collapse

During a conference call about the quarterly earnings Snap founder and CEO, Evan Spiegel, said the company had focused the first quarter on performance, quality and automation, emphasizing the strides the company has made in Android usability.