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  1. Intel GPA 2015 R1 - OpenGL splits from DirectX - and it's all freeRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | The Code Project

    ... in real time during your application run, and perform optimization experiments with OpenGL ES (up to 3.1);or Microsoft DirectX* (9/10/11) overrides to identify potential bottlenecks without recompiling your code. Capture frame/trace files for ...

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  2. Windows 10 is the world's fourth biggest operating system after a monthRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Inquirer

    TAKE THAT Windows 8 ! Microsoft's bouncing baby Windows 10 has jumped straight in at fourth position in desktop operating system popularity with a respectable 5.21 percent of the market. The first full month figures from Netmarketshare shows that the new arrival has taken users, most notably from Windows 7, but also from Windows 8.x. The world's most popular operating system dropped to 57.67 percent month on month as people took advantage of the free upgrade.

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  3. This screen shot provided by Microsoft shows Cortana, Microsoft's...Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | CTV

    Microsoft's new Windows 10 system offers more personalization than before, but it also collects more data than people might be used to on PCs, from contacts and appointments to their physical location and even Wi-Fi passwords. The information is used by Cortana, Microsoft's voice-activated digital assistant, and other new features that try to be helpful by remembering a user's likes and habits.

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  4. Microsoft slips user-tracking tools into Windows 7, 8 amidst Windows 10Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | CIO

    ... user-tracking has prompted many privacy-minded individuals to stay pat with older versions of Windows. Now, Microsoft's providing those concerned individuals a reason to upgrade. No, the company's not walking back its privacy-encroaching features . ...

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  5. Microsoft launches new tools for building Office add-insRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | InfoWorld

    Microsoft released a new set of tools on Monday to help developers make slick-looking add-ins for Office apps, at a time when the company wants to boost the ecosystem of third-party applications and services that work with its productivity suite. The new Office UI Fabric, which was released as an open-source project on GitHub , provides a set of tools that lets developers easily make their add-ins look more like the native Office user interface.

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  6. Windows 10 grabs 5.21% market share, passing Windows Vista and Windows 8 in just one monthRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | VentureBeat

    ... figures from Net Applications . In just four weeks, Windows 10 has already been installed on over 75 million PCs . Microsoft is aiming to have 1 billion devices running Windows 10 "in two to three years" , though that includes not just PCs, but ...

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  7. SharePoint continues to rake in revenue for MicrosoftRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | InformationWeek

    While SharePoint may not steal headlines the way cloud services like Dropbox or Google Drive, however it is one of Microsoft's important and commercially centered Office application. SharePoint is a crucial cash cow for Microsoft apart from Windows.

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  8. Hackers Attack U.K. Crime Agency Site After Lizard Squad ArrestsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    ... fee. The attacks, carried out in exchange for Bitcoins, targeted websites of companies including Amazon.com Inc., Microsoft Corp. and Sony Corp. although the NCA didn't say whether they were successful. Lizard Squad claimed responsibility for ...

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  9. CSC helps two tech giants team up and land $108M cloud contract for FAARead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Microsoft and Amazon are rivals in the lucrative cloud-computing business, but the two local tech giants are showing that they can also rake in big money by teaming up.

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  10. Amazon and Microsoft will host FAA data in the cloudRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Microsoft and Amazon are rivals in the lucrative cloud-computing business, but the two tech giants are showing that they can also rake in big money by teaming up. The Federal Aviation Administration has awarded Amazon Web Services and Microsoft Azure a $108 million contract - that could be worth $1 billion over the next decade - to consolidate FAA data centers and move the federal agency's data to the cloud-computing centers hosted by the two tech giants.

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  11. Concerns arise about data collection in Windows 7 and 8Read the original story

    15 hrs ago | DarkVision Hardware

    ... it's not clear what's being sent, and there are concerns that it can't be readily controlled. The traffic to Microsoft's servers is encrypted, sent over HTTPS, so it can't be easily examined. While the knowledge based articles describing the new ...

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  12. Microsoft announces new Xbox One bundle with 1TB hybrid drive, Elite controllerRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | India.com

    Washington D C, Sep 1: Microsoft has announced new bundle for its Xbox One. The Xbox One Elite Bundle features the Elite controller and a hybrid 1TB SSD and HDD drive for the first time.

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  13. Money talks -- Microsoft to provide details of Windows 10 updates to enterprise usersRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | BetaNews

    The horror stories combined with the lack of information coming from Microsoft has led many people to seek ways to stop the automatic installation of Windows updates or to delay them . But it is enterprise users and system administrators who are most upset by the absence of changelogs, and Microsoft has listened to feedback.

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  14. Blue Whale Web Names Brad Sams as Executive EditorRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... new heights. Sams began his publishing career with Neowin.net where established the brand as an authority in the Microsoft community. Sams has also received his M.B.A. from the Carl Lindner School of Business. In the past 12 months, Blue Whale Web ...

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  15. BlueModus Achieves First-Ever Kentico Partner Quality Audit CertificationRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... solutions, clients can deliver superior cross-channel customer experiences across all devices. Based on the Microsoft .NET platform, Kentico comes with 450 web parts and fully documented API and is available on-premise or in the cloud. Flexible, ...

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  16. How to use OneNote to share notebooks, lists and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | PC World

    ... out there, but if you're a PCWorld reader, there's a good chance that you and everyone in your home already has a Microsoft account. That makes sharing notes and other items via OneNote much easier since you won't need to create a new account to use ...

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  17. Razer announces the Wildcat Xbox One controllerRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Nag.blog

    If you thought that Microsoft had cornered the market for "pro" controllers for the Xbox One after the reveal of their own stunning design , Razer wants you to think again. The company announced this week their new Xbox One controller, the Razer Wildcat.

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  18. Microsoft Lumia 940 and 940 XL release date, news and rumoursRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | 3G

    There hasn't been a flagship Windows Phone handset since 2014's Nokia Lumia 930 , but we could be about to get not one but two new ones in the form of the Microsoft Lumia 940 and the Microsoft Lumia 940 XL. Not only are they set to be flagships, but they're likely to be among the first smartphones to run Windows 10 and they could be here as soon as October.

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  19. Arduino For VS 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | I programmer

    Microsoft isn't the only one trying to get Windows into the IoT. Visual Micro has just released the beta of Arduino for Visual Studio 2015 - and it is free.

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  20. Windows 10: Use Multiple Virtual DesktopsRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Tech-Recipes

    Microsoft has upped the ante for multi-tasking on Windows 10. For one, you can open and view multiple windows on your computer monitor by using Snap . Aside from Snap, Windows 10 has made it easier for users to use virtual desktops.

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