Windows 10 is now running on 500 million devices, Microsoft says

Here's what Microsoft announced on the day one of the Build conference, which is now happening in Seattle. Windows users could check that their Windows Defender version was the latest (1.1.13704.0), which should download automatically, to ensure they were not at risk - or hit the update button.

Microsoft CEO Says Their New Phones Won't Be Anything Like Current Phones

Microsoft is positioning Windows 10 S as a challenger to Google's Chrome OS, the operating system that is powering the affordable but powerful Chromebooks . Fortunately The Verge has found out that Surface Laptop owners will be able to upgrade to Windows 10 Pro for free. Microsoft's CEO is hinting towards the launch of a new device that will create a new category.

The Fall Creators Update

The team is also working on XAML Standard , a version of the interface markup language that's created to span iOS, Android, and the Universal Windows Platform. Microsoft chief executive Satya Nadella said tech developers have a responsibility to prevent a dystopian "1984" future as the U.S. technology titan unveiled a fresh initiative to bring artificial intelligence into the mainstream.

Microsoft´s new cloud clipboard lets users copy and paste between devices

The Microsoft engineers have explained how the ARM emulation layer works to make x86 Windows apps compatible with the software. Microsoft is previewing the update Thursday at a conference in Seattle for applications developers . But where Windows Story Remix really shines is its ability to detect people within video, and it let you quickly create another "version" of the video from the perspective of one of these people, making them the star of the show.

Visual Studio 2017 for Mac Exits Preview [Download]

The release corresponds with the kick off of Microsoft's Build 2017 developer conference this week. "Use Visual Studio 2017 for Mac to develop apps for Android, macOS, iOS, tvOS, watchOS, web, and cloud". Today during Microsoft's developer's Build keynote they introduced the new software. The new Visual Studio Snapshot Debugger, for example, gives developers insight into cloud production code behavior at the time of an exception, without writing extensive logging statements or exception ...

Microsoft announces MySQL and PostgreSQL Azure services and Azure Cosmos DB

It will also provide notifications and alerts based on what you have set. As you might have noticed, this service is not for everyone, although Microsoft is aiming toward widespread adoption of Azure services using incentives to software vendors, organizations, and, of course, big companies.