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New preview build of Microsoft Office for Mac brings support for add-ins - Digital Trends;

New preview build of Microsoft Office for Mac brings support for add-ins - Digital Trends

Digital TrendsNew preview build of Microsoft Office for Mac brings support for add-insDigital TrendsThis preview build is yet another step forward in Microsoft's efforts to bring the Mac version of the Office suite closer to its Windows counterpart. Microsoft has announced plans to bring support for add-ins to the Mac version of its Office suite ...and more »

Windows 10 Cloud Only Reinforces Chrome OS Legitimacy - Chrome Unboxed (press release) (blog);

Windows 10 Cloud Only Reinforces Chrome OS Legitimacy - Chrome Unboxed (press release) (blog)

Chrome Unboxed (press release) (blog)Windows 10 Cloud Only Reinforces Chrome OS LegitimacyChrome Unboxed (press release) (blog)In an interesting turn of events, it seems Microsoft is on the brink of launching a cloud-focused version of Windows 10 (don't call it RT!) ostensibly to be marketed directly against Chromebooks. My, how we've come full circle. If I can bring you back ...and more »

Windows 10 Mobile build 15025 (with blocking bug) leaks: Windows Update improvements, more - OnMSFT (blog);

Windows 10 Mobile build 15025 (with blocking bug) leaks: Windows Update improvements, more - OnMSFT (blog)

OnMSFT (blog)Windows 10 Mobile build 15025 (with blocking bug) leaks: Windows Update improvements, moreOnMSFT (blog)Yesterday it was announced that Windows 10 Mobile build 15025 was delayed due to a blocking bug. While this had upset many fans of the mobile OS, the folks over at Aggiornamenti Lumia managed to install a leaked version of the latest internal build ...and more »

Edge Still Being Edged Out - iProgrammer;

Edge Still Being Edged Out - iProgrammer

iProgrammerEdge Still Being Edged OutiProgrammerMicrosoft continues an aggressive campaign to get Windows 10 users to use its default web browser. The latest ploy is popup tips pointing out that Edge is safer and faster than Chrome. This really needs to be effective if Microsoft wants to maintain a ...and more »

Microsoft thinks it knows how to make PCs cool again - TechRadar;

Microsoft thinks it knows how to make PCs cool again - TechRadar

TechRadarMicrosoft thinks it knows how to make PCs cool againTechRadarIt's no secret that the PC market has been in a sustained slump for what seems like forever now, but Microsoft has a plan to try and kick things up a gear in 2017, urging computer manufacturers to focus on not just better performance (which is a given ...and more »

Top Story: Windows 10 and ransomware - Here's what Microsoft wants you to know - Komando;

Top Story: Windows 10 and ransomware - Here's what Microsoft wants you to know - Komando

KomandoTop Story: Windows 10 and ransomware - Here's what Microsoft wants you to knowKomandoWindows 10 has been very popular since it was originally released in July 2015. It's fast, safe and offers browser extensions that diehard Windows users wanted for years. If you remember, Microsoft made a huge push to get people to upgrade from older ...and more »

Windows 10 Mobile might finally be a success thanks to this great new feature - Express.co.uk;

Windows 10 Mobile might finally be a success thanks to this great new feature - Express.co.uk

Express.co.ukWindows 10 Mobile might finally be a success thanks to this great new featureExpress.co.ukMICROSOFT rolls out new updates for Windows 10 Mobile that could finally help attract users to its struggling mobile platform. By Michael Moore. PUBLISHED: 15:09, Mon, Feb 6, 2017 | UPDATED: 15:09, Mon, Feb 6, 2017 ...and more »

How to Fix the Most Annoying Things in Windows 10 - PC Magazine;

How to Fix the Most Annoying Things in Windows 10 - PC Magazine

PC MagazineHow to Fix the Most Annoying Things in Windows 10PC MagazineWindows 10 is probably the best edition of Microsoft's venerable operating system. But Redmond has never made an entirely perfect OS. As much as we like Windows 10—and we really do like it a lot—it's got problems. Thankfully, a number of them are ...and more »

FAQ: How to manage Windows 10 updates - ZDNet;

FAQ: How to manage Windows 10 updates - ZDNet

ZDNetFAQ: How to manage Windows 10 updatesZDNetWith Windows 10, Microsoft has completely rewritten the Windows Update rulebook. For expert users and IT pros accustomed to having fine-grained control over the update process, these changes might seem wrenching and even draconian. You can't pick ...and more »

Microsoft announces Windows 10 Mobile Build 15025 for Insiders with improvements to Edge and accessibility ... - MSPoweruser;

Microsoft announces Windows 10 Mobile Build 15025 for Insiders with improvements to Edge and accessibility ... - MSPoweruser

MSPoweruserMicrosoft announces Windows 10 Mobile Build 15025 for Insiders with improvements to Edge and accessibility ...MSPoweruserMicrosoft has released a new build for the Windows 10 Mobile for Insiders on the fast ring to coincide with the new Creators Update bug bash. While the firm had previously held back on releasing new builds for just under two weeks due to a blocking ...and more »

Here's How Microsoft Plans To Demolish Mac, Rivals - Tech Times;

Here's How Microsoft Plans To Demolish Mac, Rivals - Tech Times

Tech TimesHere's How Microsoft Plans To Demolish Mac, RivalsTech TimesIn an event, Microsoft outlined a strategy that will give next-generation Windows computers edge over the competition. This involves three criteria that aims to foster hardware innovation and differentiated user experience. ( Microsoft ). Advertisement.and more »

Windows 10 Overtakes Windows 7 for the Very First Time in the United States - Softpedia News;

Windows 10 Overtakes Windows 7 for the Very First Time in the United States - Softpedia News

Softpedia NewsWindows 10 Overtakes Windows 7 for the Very First Time in the United StatesSoftpedia NewsOne of Microsoft's biggest challenges these days is to move people off Windows 7, and it appears that at least in the United States, this mission is partially successful. Data provided by StatCounter for the month of January 2017 indicates that Windows ...and more »

Oops: Windows 10 Starts Going Down on Steam - Softpedia News;

Oops: Windows 10 Starts Going Down on Steam - Softpedia News

Softpedia NewsOops: Windows 10 Starts Going Down on SteamSoftpedia NewsThe free Windows 10 upgrade promo that Microsoft offered in the first 12 months after the launch of the operating system had a massive contribution to its growth, especially in the gaming industry where the majority of users upgraded their computers.and more »

Microsoft Releases Windows 10 Mobile Build 15025 - Softpedia News;

Microsoft Releases Windows 10 Mobile Build 15025 - Softpedia News

Softpedia NewsMicrosoft Releases Windows 10 Mobile Build 15025Softpedia NewsMicrosoft rolled out Windows 10 build 15025 earlier this week, but due to a blocking bug, the company decided to release it to PCs exclusively, leaving Windows 10 Mobile with no other option than to wait. But today, the software giant pushed the “red ...and more »

Google Pre-Installs SQL Server Enterprise on Cloud Platform VMs - eWeek;

Google Pre-Installs SQL Server Enterprise on Cloud Platform VMs - eWeek

eWeekGoogle Pre-Installs SQL Server Enterprise on Cloud Platform VMseWeekGoogle has announced beta availability of pre-configured images of Microsoft SQL Server Enterprise and Windows Server Core on the Google Compute Engine infrastructure as a service. Google Cloud SQL Server. Enterprises running Microsoft SQL Server ...and more »

Why Free Windows 10 Upgrades in CSP Is Big News - Petri.com;

Why Free Windows 10 Upgrades in CSP Is Big News - Petri.com

Petri.comWhy Free Windows 10 Upgrades in CSP Is Big NewsPetri.comIn this post, I'd like to share with you why I believe that the recent changes to the licensing of Windows 10 Enterprise through the Cloud Solutions Provider (CSP) program is a big deal. Background. I work for a Tier 2 CSP distributor – this means that ...and more »

Microsoft Sharpens Edge Browser in Windows 10 Creators Update - eWeek;

Microsoft Sharpens Edge Browser in Windows 10 Creators Update - eWeek

eWeekMicrosoft Sharpens Edge Browser in Windows 10 Creators UpdateeWeekMicrosoft's Edge browser will gain new tab management features and WebVR support when the Windows 10Creators Update is released his spring. Edge Browser Update 2. Drowning in browser tabs? Microsoft wants to help multitaskers get better organized ...and more »

Windows 10 Mobile build 15025 introduces full-color updated emoji in Microsoft Edge - OnMSFT (blog);

Windows 10 Mobile build 15025 introduces full-color updated emoji in Microsoft Edge - OnMSFT (blog)

OnMSFT (blog)Windows 10 Mobile build 15025 introduces full-color updated emoji in Microsoft EdgeOnMSFT (blog)While Microsoft Edge's previous emojis – the black, colorless shapes that replaced their bright and well-recognized counterparts – were nice looking in their own right, they certainly weren't respected as “emojis.” With emojis having become an accepted ...and more »

How To Play A Welcome Voice Message On Every Startup In Windows 10/7/8 - Fossbytes;

How To Play A Welcome Voice Message On Every Startup In Windows 10/7/8 - Fossbytes

FossbytesHow To Play A Welcome Voice Message On Every Startup In Windows 10/7/8FossbytesShort Bytes: If you want to try some interesting yet useless trick on your Windows 10 (or previous) operating system then here is one. You can enable Windows 10 to play a custom welcome message in a computerized voice everytime you turn on or restart ...and more »

Microsoft wants OEMs to build these kinds of PCs - Network World;

Microsoft wants OEMs to build these kinds of PCs - Network World

Network WorldMicrosoft wants OEMs to build these kinds of PCsNetwork WorldMicrosoft held the Windows Hardware Engineering Conference (WinHEC) in China last December, but it has just released a very interesting video that highlights where it would like to see the PC market head in the coming years. The video, from the session ...and more »