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Windows 7: Microsoft Security Essentials will receive definition updates after support end

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/12/19/windows-7-microsoft-security-essentials-will-receive-definition-updates-after-support-end/

a month ago

Microsoft Security Essentials will receive security definition updates after Windows 7 support ends despite Microsoft's earlier claims stating the contrary. Earlier this week, Microsoft stated in no uncertain terms that the company's […]

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Oracle Cloud, Microsoft Azure expand interoperability to Canada

https://www.zdnet.com/article/oracle-cloud-microsoft-azure-expand-interoperability-to-canada/

a month ago

As Oracle progressively builds out its own cloud infrastructure, it's aiming to make inroads with customers adopting multi-cloud strategies.

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Alphabet, Apple, Dell, Tesla, Microsoft exploit child labor to mine cobalt for batteries, human-rights warriors claim

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/12/16/alphabet_apple_dell_microsoft_tesla/

a month ago

Updated Woke tech giants sued for 'knowingly benefiting from ... the cruel and brutal use of young children'

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Microsoft makes changes to the Fast Ring and hints at new servicing releases

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/12/17/microsoft-makes-changes-to-the-fast-ring-and-hints-at-new-servicing-releases/

a month ago

Microsoft revealed in November 2019 that it would end the Skip Ahead Windows Insiders Ring. Skip Ahead was designed to provide testers with a glimpse of future versions of Windows 10 that […]

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Power of the cloud builders: Who ate one-third of the $38bn data centre pie in Q3? AWS, Microsoft, Google 'n' pals

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/12/17/cloud_builders_data_centre_spend_q3_2019/

a month ago

Old world vendors should club together, form new biz called 'Screwed by Cloud'

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Microsoft releases Blocker Toolkit for Chromium-based Microsoft Edge browser

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/12/16/microsoft-releases-blocker-toolkit-for-chromium-based-microsoft-edge-browser/

a month ago

Microsoft revealed some time ago that it plans to release the first Stable version of the company's new Chromium-based Microsoft Edge web browser on January 15, 2020 (a day after end of […]

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Xbox Series X: Gee thanks, Microsoft! Just what we wanted for Xmas 2020 – a Gateway tower PC

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/12/13/xbox_series_x/

a month ago

Redmond tears wrapping on new retro-look gaming console

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Did Microsoft release another Windows 10 update by mistake?

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/12/15/did-microsoft-release-another-windows-10-update-by-mistake/

a month ago

Back in October 2019, Microsoft released an update intended for Autopilot-powered devices to its entire userbase; the company pulled the update soon thereafter. It appears that Microsoft made a similar mistake in […]

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Admins sigh as Microsoft pushes Teams changes – let everyone play!

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/12/13/ms_pushes_team_changes_let_everyone_play/

a month ago

The 'experience' will be available from mid-January, 2020

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Microsoft Previews Windows VM Authentications via Azure Active Directory

https://redmondmag.com/articles/2019/12/12/windows-vm-authentications-via-azure-ad.aspx

a month ago

Microsoft on Thursday announced a preview of remote authentications into Windows-based Azure virtual machines (VMs) using Azure AD credentials. 12/12/2019

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Microsoft Previews Microsoft Teams for Linux

https://redmondmag.com/articles/2019/12/11/microsoft-teams-for-linux-preview.aspx

2 months ago

Microsoft on Tuesday announced a "limited preview" release of Microsoft Teams for certain Linux desktop operating systems. 12/11/2019

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Windows 7: Microsoft Security Essentials support ends on January 14, 2020

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/12/11/windows-7-microsoft-security-essentials-support-ends-on-january-14-2020/

2 months ago

Windows 7 Home users who protect their systems with the security software Microsoft Security Essentials will soon have to find a different product to protect their devices as Microsoft won't support the […]

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The Windows Phone keeps ringing but no one's home: Microsoft finally lets platform die

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/12/10/buh_bye_windows_phone/

2 months ago

I'm not crying, there's just a little bit of dust in my eye

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National Capital Authority heads to market for help with Microsoft Azure transition

https://www.zdnet.com/article/national-capital-authority-heads-to-market-for-help-with-microsoft-azure-transition/

2 months ago

The agency responsible for AU$830 million worth of Australian government and public assets is looking for a new service provider to support its transition into Microsoft Azure.

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Microsoft Windows Security Updates December 2019 overview

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/12/10/microsoft-windows-security-updates-december-2019-overview/

2 months ago

Welcome to the overview of the last Patch Tuesday of 2019. Microsoft released security and non-security updates for all supported products on December 11, 2019. Our monthly series provides system administrators and […]

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Microsoft plays 'Spot the Azure VM that can disappear any time'

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/12/10/azure_vms_that_can_disappear_any_time_microsoft_announces_spot_pricing/

2 months ago

Then mercilessly evict it: Out, darned Spot

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Things Microsoft will be glad to never see again: Windows 10 1809 and Windows Phone Office

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/12/09/microsoft_roundup/

2 months ago

Roundup New builds, Project Scarlett and much more

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HPE puts Microsoft Azure alum in charge of Greenlake business

https://www.zdnet.com/article/hpe-puts-microsoft-azure-alum-in-charge-of-greenlake-business/

2 months ago

Keith White, a former Microsoft executive, will lead HPE's Greenlake business, which aims to help transform the company into an as-a-service juggernaut.

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Microsoft to help Office 365 customers track entire phishing campaigns, not just lone emails

https://www.zdnet.com/article/microsoft-to-help-office-365-customers-track-entire-phishing-campaigns-not-just-lone-emails/

2 months ago

Microsoft rolls out Campaign Views in public preview for Office 365 ATP customers.

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Microsoft is dropping some of its Dynamics 365 HR apps in favor of LinkedIn alternative

https://www.zdnet.com/article/microsoft-is-dropping-some-of-its-dynamics-365-hr-apps-in-favor-of-linkedin-alternative/

2 months ago

Microsoft is preparing to retire some of its existing human resources apps, while simultaneously gearing up to launch a new Dynamics 365 Human Resources offering in February 2020.

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