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Published: Sat, 25 Feb 2017 19:40:28 +0000

Last Build Date: Sat, 25 Feb 2017 19:40:28 +0000

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Microsoft's latest Windows 10 Creators update builds inch closer to completion

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 18:18:00 +0000

Microsoft has released two new Fast Ring test builds (15042 for PC; 15043 for phones), as it closes in on finalizing its Windows 10 Creators Update.(image)

Microsoft OneDrive to get differential sync in Q2 2017

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 16:16:00 +0000

Microsoft's latest OneDrive roadmap shows Q2 2017 as the ship target for a long-awaited feature: Differential sync.(image)

Kubernetes orchestrator now available on Microsoft's Azure Container Service

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 14:01:00 +0000

It's an open-source love fest: The Kubernetes container cluster manager is now generally available on Microsoft's Azure Container Service.(image)

Microsoft's next HoloLens device may not debut until 2019: Report

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 15:59:00 +0000

Microsoft may be dropping its planned HoloLens version 2 augmented-reality glasses and instead focusing on delivering version 3 in 2019, according to a new report.(image)

Microsoft now has 34 Azure regions worldwide, with two Korean additions

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 13:10:00 +0000

Microsoft is adding two new Azure regions in Korea, plus cementing an exclusive Azure customer win with India's Flipkart e-commerce marketplace.(image)

Microsoft seeks to capitalize on recent spate of MongoDB ransomware with its DocumentDB pitch

Fri, 17 Feb 2017 16:03:00 +0000

Microsoft is looking to win over MongoDB users who may have been affected by the latest ransomware attacks with its Azure DocumentDB alternative.(image)

Microsoft tries again to tackle healthcare with new services, tools

Thu, 16 Feb 2017 15:30:00 +0000

Microsoft is trying again to tackle the healthcare market with a concerted strategy involving artificial intelligence, productivity tools, and partnerships.(image)

Microsoft to delay its February patches to March 14

Thu, 16 Feb 2017 01:32:00 +0000

Microsoft's February Patch Tuesday patches are not going to arrive until Tuesday March 14, officials confirm, while providing no reasons for the delay.(image)

Microsoft delays its usual Patch Tuesday updates

Tue, 14 Feb 2017 17:30:00 +0000

It's Microsoft Patch Tuesday, but the company is delaying issuing any patches for some unspecified period of time due to "a last minute issue."(image)

Microsoft's plan to bridge its infrastructure and platform cloud services is unfolding

Tue, 14 Feb 2017 16:47:00 +0000

Microsoft is bringing more of its Azure PaaS capabilities to its IaaS customers this year. First up: Support for larger VM Scale Sets and Managed Disks.(image)

Microsoft's Premium email service sheds the 'preview' tag

Tue, 14 Feb 2017 14:56:00 +0000

Microsoft has moved its Premium service from public preview to general availability, but so far, for US users only.(image)

Microsoft is adding Windows Hello support for on-premises Active Directory users

Fri, 10 Feb 2017 18:05:00 +0000

Microsoft is continuing its quest to secure its Windows, Office and cloud products and services. Here's what the company will highlight at RSA next week.(image)

Microsoft to release Visual Studio 2017 on March 7

Thu, 09 Feb 2017 18:25:25 +0000

Microsoft's next version of its Visual Studio tool suite will be released March 7. Here's a refresher on what's new in VS 2017.(image)

Microsoft adds Cisco UCS to short list of servers that will run Azure Stack

Thu, 09 Feb 2017 16:26:00 +0000

Microsoft is adding a fourth vendor, Cisco, to the short list of server vendors who will ship Azure Stack appliances in 2017.(image)

Microsoft starts turning on its Cortana suggested reminders email feature

Thu, 09 Feb 2017 16:03:00 +0000

Microsoft is starting to roll out Cortana suggested reminders that are triggered by and Office 365 email messages.(image)

Microsoft to devs: Again, here's why Universal Windows Platform matters

Wed, 08 Feb 2017 22:09:49 +0000

Microsoft is extolling the benefits of writing to its Universal Windows Platform a couple of months ahead of the release of Windows 10 Creators Update. Here's the latest pitch.(image)

Microsoft rolls out Windows 10 Creators test build 15031 for PCs

Wed, 08 Feb 2017 18:23:00 +0000

Microsoft's latest Windows 10 Creators Update test build adds a couple more new features, plus a number of fixes.(image)

Microsoft to aid Azure customers in taking on patent trolls

Wed, 08 Feb 2017 14:37:00 +0000

Microsoft's new Azure IP Advantage program is providing Microsoft cloud users with access to 10,000 Microsoft patents to help them fight 'baseless patent lawsuits.'(image)

Microsoft to make more Cognitive Services tools available to developers

Tue, 07 Feb 2017 14:04:00 +0000

Microsoft is making more of its Cognitive Services programming interfaces available to developers, starting today with its Custom Speech Service public preview.(image)

Users can try Surface Hub before buying starting February 15

Tue, 07 Feb 2017 12:44:00 +0000

Microsoft adds Try & Buy, leasing options for its Surface Hub conferencing systems.(image)