Microsoft has built a version of Windows 10 for the Chinese government that does not contain ‘backdoors’; the company is also in the final stages of approving the Creators update.
Google and Amazon both have their sights set on Office 365 as they hope to tap into the lucrative productivity software services that Microsoft has pioneered.
Because I’ve pilkunnussija’d and I can’t stop correcting my own writing, this edition of Short Takes looks at a Surface Book 2 report, Windows Vista’s EOL, a controversial Windows 10 change, and more.
Microsoft is announcing new features for HDInsight and DocumentDB this week at the Strata Hadoop + World conference.
Because Project Olympus hasn’t yet fallen, this edition of Short Takes looks at a Wikileaks tech leak, Microsoft’s ARM server initiative, Google’s major new offensive against Microsoft’s enterprise businesses, Slack competitors, and more.
Google’s Jamboard will arrive in May for $4999 but the company is requiring that you pay an annual maintenance fee if you purchase the device.
Google is pushing its cloud agenda forward this week and is overhauling its support structure and offering new incentives.
Microsoft is bringing Windows Server to ARM-powered devices with the help of Qualcomm; this is Microsoft’s second big commitment to ARM in less than a year.
Because Windows phone is still dead, this edition of Short Takes examines Microsoft’s charitable contributions, a new LinkedIn strategy, security issues, and much more. Good night, and have a pleasant tomorrow.
Because tech bloggers invented the entire concept of fake news, this edition of Short Takes looks at a bunch of Microsoft news, of course, but also a ton of BS click-bait headlines that make us collectively dumber.
Microsoft is turning on two new data centers in South Korea and for Kubernetes fans, that service is now generally available on Azure.
Because Microsoft Ireland is the coolest place in the world to work, this edition of Short Takes looks at a Patch Tuesday mulligan, a Digital Geneva Convention, Azure penetration and growth, and much more.
Microsoft has chosen to delay the February Patch Tuesday release until March due to an issue found late in the testing cycle.