Microsoft Windows Newswire (Page 12)

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  1. Microsoft on thin ice? looking at its past blundersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | Neowin.net

    I go back to the windows 3.1 days. then went to windows 95. for the time a mass improvement for hardware upgrades.

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  2. Microsoft Releases Out-of-Band Windows Security FixRead the original story

    Jul 20, 2015 | Microsoft Certified Professional

    ... lies in how Windows OS and Server handle OpenType fonts. "A remote code execution vulnerability exists in Microsoft Windows when the Windows Adobe Type Manager Library improperly handles specially crafted OpenType fonts," read the advisory. "An ...

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  3. Launch of Windows 10 to be a 'seminal' moment: MicrosoftRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2015 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Orlando: Terming the launch of the much-awaited Windows 10 as "seminal", Microsoft COO Kevin Turner has said the company expects to have a billion devices based on the latest version of the Operating System by 2018. Turner, in his keynote address to over 14,000 Microsoft partners, vendors and resellers here yesterday, said Windows 10 was the greatest operating system the company had released.

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  4. Start me up: Microsoft Windows 10 released to manufacturingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2015 | Computing.co.uk

    Windows 10, Microsoft's next, big operating system, has been released to manufacturing ahead of its scheduled 29 July launch. According to reports, build 10240 will be used as the final release-to-manufacturing copy, which PC makers will load onto new machines.

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  5. Save up to 70% on featured video courses, now through July 20Read the original story

    Jul 15, 2015 | InformIT

    Experience the industry's best IT and developer video training from Addison-Wesley, Prentice Hall, Sams, Cisco Press, and Pearson IT Certification. Save 70% on select video courses as our gift to you.

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  6. Multiple Desktops in WindowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2015 | Rick Strahl's Web Log

    I spent the last month and a half using a Mac and OSx, running both OSx and Windows and while doing that one thing I really appreciated was the use of multiple desktops that OSx supports. It's been especially useful when running parallels which you can set up in such a way that it runs the Windows instance on a separate desktop which is convenient.

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  7. CVE-2015-2417 (windows_2003_server, windows_7, windows_8,...Read the original story

    Jul 14, 2015 | National Vulnerability Database

    ... It is the U.S. government content repository for the Security Content Automation Protocol ( SCAP ). OLE in Microsoft Windows Server 2003 SP2, Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 SP2 and R2 SP1, Windows 7 SP1, Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Windows ...

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  8. Windows Server 2003 reaches end of life while Microsoft makes upgrading unattractiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2015 | The Inquirer

    Today marks its end of life, the point at which Microsoft will stop supporting it, patching its security breaches, making it warm milk and kissing its oweeys. In many ways, this is an even more relevant end of an era than Windows XP which expired in April 2014, because each instance of Windows Server powers entire networks and virtual machines and is the backbone of entire businesses' IT infrastructure.

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  9. Microsoft kicks elderly Windows XP when it's downRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2015 | ITworld

    Microsoft has stopped producing and distributing anti-malware signatures for its Security Essentials software installed on aged Windows XP PCs. The July 14 deadline was announced a year and a half ago, when Microsoft backtracked from earlier decisions and said it would extend a hand to Windows XP users.

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  10. Should you write Win32 programs or Universal Apps?Read the original story

    Jul 15, 2015 | Vowe dot net

    Windows 10 will support Win32 apps in Store. This is a great way for developers to extend the reach of existing code.

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  11. Windows Server 2003 Died Yesterday and No One CaredRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2015 | PC Magazine

    After months of reminders to upgrade servers and migrate applications, Microsoft officially retired Windows Server 2003 on Tuesday. Unlike the hoopla which surrounded the end-of-life for Windows XP last year , Windows Server 2003's demise was fairly quiet.

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  12. 6 built-in Windows tools you might not know aboutRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2015 | Digital Trends

    One of the great strengths of Windows is that users can install literally millions of programs and achieve a staggering amount of tasks. But as Microsoft has refined and expanded the platform, the company has added plenty of new tools of its own, sometimes removing the need for adding more programs .

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  13. Microsoft Drops Another Windows 10 Build, Promises Continued Updates Through LaunchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2015 | TechCrunch

    Microsoft dropped a new Windows 10 build for all its testers today. The new code, build 10240, is the same version that was rumored this morning to be the build that Microsoft will release to OEMs.

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  14. Windows 10 has been finalized, goes RTM on build 10240Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2015 | TechSpot

    Microsoft has reportedly finalized Windows 10 ahead of its July 29 release date. The company has selected build 10240 as the final release to manufacturing copy according to sources familiar with the matter as reported by The Verge .

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  15. Intel serves up revenue, profit beat as data center business growsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2015 | Reuters

    Shares of the world's largest chipmaker, which also cut its full-year capital expenditure forecast for the second time, rose as much as 9.2 percent after market. The company has been expanding its line-up of higher-margin chips used in data centers to counter slowing demand from the PC industry and agreed to buy Altera Corp decision to withdraw support for the Windows XP operating platform last year boosted demand from businesses forced to upgrade their employees' PCs and laptops.

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  16. How To Password-Protect a Usb DriveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2015 | Ubergizmo

    Nowadays, USB drives are capable of storing huge amount of data, even up to 1TB ! With access to such capacity, we prefer to keep all our important data on USB sticks to keep it with us all the time. However, such portability of important data also raises protection concern.

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  17. Intel serves up a revenue beat as data center business growsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2015 | Reuters

    Intel forecast current-quarter revenue of $14.3 billion, plus or minus $500 million. Analysts on average were expecting revenue of $14.08 billion, according to Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.

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  18. Adobe Flash Failure Shows Plug-Ins Are ObsoleteRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2015 | InformationWeek

    This week's Flash failure also illustrates why plug-ins need to go. One solution to all of this is HTML5.

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  19. Windows 10 Is Reportedly DoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2015 | TechCrunch

    The timing is not surprising. Microsoft will release Windows 10 to its testing community on July 29, followed by volume partners and, after, the general public through an update process.

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  20. New content in the Microsoft Press Guided Tours app: Introducing...Read the original story

    Jul 15, 2015 | MSDN Blogs

    ... previous blog post . More details on contents included in this newest tour are below. I've written about Microsoft Windows for nearly a quarter-century, and in all that time I have never worked on a project like this one. Then again, I've never seen ...

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