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A Look at Microsoft's new Office app for Android

https://www.ghacks.net/2020/02/20/a-look-at-microsofts-new-office-app-for-android/

4 days ago

Microsoft published its new Office application for Android and iOS on February 19, 2020 designed to improve the Office experience on mobile devices. The new Office application was in preview for a couple […]

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Microsoft's coding for noobs hits 1.0, decompiling to C# in Visual Studio, and Windows 10X makes its debut... on Mac

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/02/17/microsoft_roundup/

7 days ago

Roundup Also: No HoloLens 2 at Barcelona

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Judge Vulcan-nerve pinches JEDI deal after Amazon forks out $42m to pause Microsoft's military machinations

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/02/13/judge_halts_jedi/

2 weeks ago

Pentagon's $10bn winner-takes-all cloud super-contract in stasis as Starship Bezos opens fire

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Monitoring Hyper-V with Microsoft's Best Practices Analyzer

https://redmondmag.com/articles/2020/02/13/hyperv-best-practices-analyzer.aspx

2 weeks ago

Natively integrated into Windows Server, the Best Practices Analyzer is a key tool for assessing how much (or how little) your Hyper-V configurations align with Microsoft's recommendations. 02/13/2020

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If you're running Windows, I feel bad for you, son. Microsoft's got 99 problems, better fix each one

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/02/11/patch_tuesday_february_2020/

2 weeks ago

Patch Tuesday Meanwhile, we're still squashing bugs in Adobe Flash Player... plus stuff from Intel and SAP

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Bada Bing, bada bork: Windows 10 is not happy, and Microsoft's search engine has something to do with it

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/02/05/windows_10_binged/

3 weeks ago

Updated The week's triumvirate of TITSUP* is complete

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Stronger than expected Windows sales contribute to Microsoft's solid Q2 FY20

https://www.zdnet.com/article/stronger-than-expected-windows-sales-contribute-to-microsofts-solid-q2-fy20/

4 weeks ago

While all eyes are on Microsoft's cloud performance, Windows' contribution to Microsoft's second fiscal quarter was stronger than expected.

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Microsoft's Q2 surges, commercial cloud hits $50 billion annual run rate, Azure revenue up 62%

https://www.zdnet.com/article/microsofts-q2-surges-commercial-cloud-hits-50-billion-annual-run-rate-azure-revenue-up-62/

4 weeks ago

The company reported second quarter earnings of $11.6 billion, or $1.51 a share, on revenue of $36.9 billion, up 14% from a year ago.

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Microsoft's customer support database was exposed for almost a month

https://www.zdnet.com/video/microsoft-discloses-security-breach-of-customer-support-database/

4 weeks ago

Five servers storing customer support analytics were accidentally exposed online in December 2019.

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Microsoft's Kubernetes Changes Include Confidential Computing Boost

http://mcpmag.com/articles/2019/11/21/microsoft-kubernetes-changes.aspx

a month ago

Microsoft now offers "confidential computing" data protections for Kubernetes workloads in conjunction with Intel's hardware-based Software Guard Extensions solutions on Azure DC-Series virtual machines.

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IT Pros Can Now Save Office Configurations in Microsoft's Cloud

http://mcpmag.com/articles/2019/06/06/office-configurations-in-microsoft-cloud.aspx

a month ago

IT pros will soon be able to save their Office 365 configuration files in Microsoft's cloud datacenters to access later, thanks to a recent update to the Office Customization Tool.

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Microsoft's 'Project Teleport' Aims To Create Containers Much Faster on Azure

http://redmondmag.com/blogs/scott-bekker/2019/11/microsoft-project-teleport.aspx

a month ago

Much of Azure's promise relates to dynamic flexibility, yet the design of Docker containers can cause lag when used in a truly serverless environment like Azure. That's the disconnect that Microsoft's new "Project Teleport" aims to address. 11/21/2019

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Azure Arc: A Deeper Look at Microsoft's Multicloud Play

http://redmondmag.com/articles/2019/12/23/deeper-look-at-microsoft-azure-arc.aspx

a month ago

Arguably one of Microsoft's biggest announcements this year was the introduction of Azure Arc at Ignite. But is this really a game-changer or is Microsoft just falling for the multicloud buzz? 12/23/2019

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Microsoft's on Edge and you could be, too: Chromium-based browser exits beta – with teething problems

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/01/15/microsofts_edge_chromium/

a month ago

Redmond loves Linux so much this Internet-Explorer-replacement is for Windows, macOS only right now

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Microsoft's new Dynamics 365 Commerce app to be available February 3

https://www.zdnet.com/article/microsofts-new-dynamics-365-commerce-app-to-be-available-february-3/

2 months ago

Microsoft is ready to replace its Dynamics 365 Retail offering with the Dynamics 365 Commerce app, starting February 3, and will be showing off that app at NRF next week.

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Microsoft's new Office 365 terms: 'We won't use your data for advertising or profiling'

https://www.zdnet.com/article/microsofts-new-office-365-terms-we-wont-use-your-data-for-advertising-or-profiling/

2 months ago

US businesses can thank privacy-conscious Europeans for improvements in Microsoft's Online Services Terms.

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Azure founders reflect on Microsoft's first decade as a public cloud vendor

https://www.zdnet.com/article/azure-founders-reflect-on-microsofts-first-decade-as-a-public-cloud-vendor/

2 months ago

Microsoft's Yousef Khalidi and Hoi Vo, key members of the original Azure 'dream team,' look back on the ups, downs and lessons learned since Microsoft began working on its Azure public cloud.

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Azure Arc: A Deeper Look at Microsoft's Multicloud Play

https://redmondmag.com/articles/2019/12/23/deeper-look-at-microsoft-azure-arc.aspx

2 months ago

Arguably one of Microsoft's biggest announcements this year was the introduction of Azure Arc at Ignite. But is this really a game-changer or is Microsoft just falling for the multicloud buzz? 12/23/2019

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Ericsson to build its Connected Vehicle Cloud on top of Microsoft's Connected Vehicle Platform

https://www.zdnet.com/article/ericsson-to-build-its-connected-vehicle-cloud-on-top-of-microsofts-connected-vehicle-platform/

2 months ago

Microsoft and Ericsson are integrated their respective connected vehicle platforms, enabling Ericsson to provide more in the way of operations and lifecycle management for its car-making customers.

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