It was committing US $500 million over the next two years to offer joint sales engagements with startups, along with access to its technology, & new community spaces that promote collaboration across local & global ecosystems.
There are plenty of “convenience” features in Microsoft’s latest Windows release that look to monitor your every move on the Windows desktop in order to “improve the Windows experience.”
Complaints have been coming in that Microsoft’s patch for Spectre & Meltdown was slowing older PCs running on Windows 7 & 8, & those with AMD chips.
Reports: Mashable, The Verge, Reuters, Fast Company, Beta News, eWeek
At an event in San Francisco, Microsoft demonstrated some of the most recent AI-driven advances in intelligent search that are aimed at giving people richer, more useful information.
Launched by the Microsoft Edge browser team, the open-source tool called ‘sonar’ lets you check any Site for potential performance & security issues.
Artificial Intelligence (AI) assistant Cortana has come to Skype, said Microsoft.
Microsoft bids sayonara to its Windows 10 phone.
Reports: The Verge, Marketing Insider, Seeking Alpa
Microsoft Edge for iOS/Android & Microsoft Launcher for Android are designed to make it easy to move what you’re working on between your phone & PC.
Walking in Google’s & Microsoft’s footsteps, Samsung has now announced a bug bounty program of its own.
Reports: The Verge, NDTV, Ubergizmo
Microsoft has launched the Outlook.com beta. This is “an opt-in web experience where you can try out new product innovations and let us [Microsoft] know what you think.”
With Face Swap you can impose your facial image on a different body, using a different hairdo, or even on a creature’s body.