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Microsoft Teams iOS app updated with support for audio calls

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Connect wit Microsoft Teams for iOS devices got updated today in App Store. This new update comes with the support for audio calls. You can now connect with your colleagues using one-on-one audio calls either from a chat or a contact card. This update also includes some bug fixes and performance improvements. Microsoft Teams is […]

Microsoft now shipping HoloLens to developers and partners in Japan

Back in November last year, Microsoft announced the availability of HoloLens for developers and commercial partners in Japan. They started taking pre-orders from December 2nd. Microsoft today announced that they have now started shipping HoloLens to developers and partners in Japan. Show More Summary

Microsoft’s Beam major update leaves beta, is now available globally

Microsoft purchased Twitch competitor, interactive livestreaming service Beam, in the Summer of 2016. Since then, the company has released a major update as part of a beta trial. Now, according to Beam founder Matt Salsamendi, that update is now live and available globally. (low key, announce coming at a later date) Beam2 is now live […]

‘FIFA 17’ Update 4 now available on Xbox One

EA’s ‘FIFA 17’ has just received a new update aptly titled Update 4, which brings about a number of different FUT changes, changes to Team Management, Squad Building Challenges, improvements, and more. The update has just come to both the Xbox One and PS4, as it hit PC last week. Here’s the list of changes: […]

‘Injustice 2’ now available for pre-order and pre-download on Xbox One

The sequel to 2013’s hit fighting game ‘Injustice: Gods Among Us’, ‘Injustice 2’ is now up for digital pre-download and pre-order. Developed by NetherRealm Studios, ‘Injustice 2’ “allows you to equip every iconic character with unique and powerful gear earned throughout the game.” Pre-ordering the game allows gamers to play as Darkseid, one of the greatest […]

Microsoft Garage’s new SMS Organizer app declutters the SMS Inbox

Microsoft Garage’s latest app SMS Organizer declutters the SMS Inbox. This Android app is specific to Indian market where SMS inbox gets filled with spam messages everyday. SMS Organizer app classifies and interprets the SMS to help users focus on the SMS important to them. Features: SMS is classified into Important/Transactional and Promotional SMS using […]

Microsoft to ship Windows Holographic developer kits at GDC 2017

At  CES 2017 Microsoft showed off a raft of 3rd part VR headsets built to their reference design intended to run Windows Holographic, part of the Windows 10 Creators Update. The devices were expected to start showing up in Q1 2017, and now, thanks to Vlad Kolesnikov, Senior Program Manager at Microsoft Windows & Devices Group, we […]

Microsoft is providing $3 million in cloud credits to the NSF-supported Big Data program

The National Science Foundation (NSF) recently announced the participation of cloud providers, including Microsoft, in its flagship research program on big data (BIGDATA). Microsoft will provide cloud credits/resources to qualifying NSF-funded projects, enabling researchers to obtain access to state-of-the-art cloud resources. Show More Summary

Here's what's new in the recent Surface Studio and Surface Pro 4 firmware updates

Both the Surface Studio and Surface Pro 4 recently snagged a batch of firmware updates....

Surface Studio Firmware changelog now available

Yesterday Microsoft rolled out their first firmware update for Surface Studio taking it to version number 117.1394.768.0. Today they have published the changelog, which seems to centre around faster wake from sleep and better audio processing. Windows Update History Name Device Manager Name NVIDIA driver update for NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980M (applicable to i7 platform […]

LinkedIn open sources Bluepill, a reliable iOS testing tool

LinkedIn today announced that they are open sourcing Bluepill, a reliable iOS testing tool that runs UI tests using multiple simulators on a single machine. LinkedIn today mentioned in their that Bluepill has saved thousands of developer hours, and it will help anyone running iOS UI tests at scale. This tool is written in Objective-C, […]

Beam website gets a big visual overhaul, Microsoft account sign-in and more

The promised update has arrived: Beam's website has received an overhaul with a fresh new design, support for Microsoft account sign-ins and more....

Dark fantasy ARPG Path of Exile is coming to Xbox One later this year

Path of Exile, an action role-playing game (ARPG) that garnered critical acclaim when it was released on PC in 2013, is headed to the Xbox One later this year....

NPD figures put Xbox and PlayStation neck-and-neck in Dec 2016, with 1.5m Xbox consoles sold

Trusted game industry sources who receive NPD figures have once again given us some insight into how the Xbox is doing sales-wise in the US. NPD Group research retail sales in the US, offering Sony and Microsoft the opportunity to say who "won" the sales race for each month. Show More Summary

How to disable image compression for desktop wallpapers on Windows 10

Windows 10 by default compresses JPEG images you set as desktop wallpapers, but you can use this guide to show images in their full, glorious quality. If you like to set a picture or another type of JPEG image as your desktop wallpaper...Show More Summary

Resident Evil 7: Biohazard is coming to Xbox Play Anywhere for Windows 10 and Xbox One

Capcom is the first major game publisher to back Xbox Play Anywhere, bringing Resident Evil 7 to Windows 10 and Xbox One with cross-purchasing and cross-save features. We broke the news recently that Resident Evil 7 would be hitting the Windows 10 Store, but Capcom were strangely coy about whether or not it would be an Xbox Play Anywhere title. Show More Summary

Injustice 2 goes up for digital pre-order and pre-download on Xbox One

Injustice 2, the follow-up to the original Injustice: Gods Among Us, is now up for digital pre-order and pre-download for Xbox One....

Slack is adding threaded messaging to help you manage branching conversations

Slack has announced it is stepping things up with a highly requested feature: threaded messaging....

Razer Blade Pro: Can you build a similar desktop PC for much less?

The Razer Blade Pro is the desktop in your laptop. But how does it compare on price to building a high-end desktop rig? One of the main 'criticisms' if you can call it that from the more vocal parts of the PC crowd is that the Razer Blade Pro is way too expensive and you can build a desktop rig for much less. Show More Summary

Option for Dell XPS 15 (9560) fingerprint reader coming in early February

During CES Dell did a low-key announcement of their powerhouse XPS 15 (9560) refresh. The quad-core powered laptop is getting new 7th generation Intel 'Kaby Lake' CPU options along with the powerful NVidia GTX 1050 graphics card with...Show More Summary

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