Latest Microsoft Windows 10 Update Makes Some Apps Disappear

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Microsoft has issued a workaround for the latest Windows 10 update that apparently causes some apps to disappear. Last week, the company released the latest Windows 10 Creators Update, which includes new security features and support for new augmented reality perks that will work with “mixed reality” headsets and other […] Read more »

Microsoft to Hold ‘Mixed Reality’ Event in October

Microsoft plans a big media event in October. The technology giant said Monday that its “Windows Mixed Reality Event” would take place in San Francisco on Oct. 3. The event will focus on Microsoft’s (msft) efforts in the burgeoning fields of virtual reality and augmented reality. With virtual reality, people wear headsets that make it […] Read more »

Microsoft voted most important mega-vendor by CIOs – JP Morgan report

A recent report from JP Morgan has stated Microsoft is considered the most important IT vendor globally, with AWS ranked in second place. In a survey of 207 CIOs, who account for $ 126 billion annual enterprise IT spend, JP Morgan uncovered Microsoft is considered the most valuable mega-vendor in the IT ecosystem. 46.9% of […] Read more »

Microsoft wraps up special Windows 10 edition for China’s government

Microsoft has completed work on the first version of Windows 10 designed specifically for Chinese government agencies, according to a report from the People’s Republic of China (PRC) last week. In an interview with the China-based publication Caixin, the head of Microsoft’s efforts in the PRC said that the initial version of the special edition […] Read more »

Microsoft will bring BitLocker and Secure Boot to Windows 10 IoT Core

Microsoft is beefing up the security capability of Windows 10 IoT Core, the compact version of Windows intended for Internet-connected devices. Microsoft’s BitLocker data encryption technology and its Secure Boot system for only supporting trusted software will both appear in in an upcoming release of the operating system, Microsoft announced today. “By building this into […] Read more »

Microsoft, US face off again over emails stored in Ireland

A dispute between Microsoft and the U.S. government over turning over emails stored in a data center in Ireland comes up for oral arguments in an appeals court in New York on Wednesday. Microsoft holds that an outcome against it could affect the trust of its cloud customers abroad as well as affect relationships between […] Read more »

Microsoft adds more features to its cloud-hosted Team Foundation Service

ubuntu 9.10 cloud server cds Image by osde8info ubuntu 9.10 cloud server cds Microsoft adds more features to its cloud-hosted Team Foundation Service Microsoft first previewed plans for a cloud-based version of its Team Foundation Server — its source-control and software-development-project-tracking tool — a year ago. The company made available a technical preview of Team […] Read more »