Microsoft Allegedly Ready to Launch Office UWP Apps, Possible Release on May 2

According to Aggiornamenti Lumia, the apps are reportedly ready and could be ported to the Windows Store, optimized for Windows 10, next month.
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Microsoft Surface Studio Gets Wake on Voice with Big Audio Driver Update

For Surface Studio users running Windows 10 Creators Update, Microsoft has issued a driver update for the Realtek High Definition Audio to bring Wake on Voice capabilities.

Microsoft Repackages Outlook Calendar Sharing for Families

Family Calendars for Outlook are being presented as a new sharing feature, but do not differ from existing features that are already on the service.
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Microsoft Previews SQL Server vNext Replication Management Pack

Now available to download, the SQL Server vNext Replication Management Pack comes with various monitor features and several new features. Customers can provide feedback on the build to improve the pack.
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Microsoft’s ‘IoT Central’ Will Bring Internet of Things Development to the Masses

IoT Central provide a simple user interface for building, configuring, and managing smart devices. The SaaS solution makes it easier to deploy IoT applications without in-house experts and will launch in the coming months.
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Microsoft Updates Bing Copyright Rules

The new Bing copyright rules make it easier for site owners to see which of their content was removed for infringement and make an appeal.
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Windows 10 Cloud Devices to Have All-Day Battery Life, Compete Directly with Chromebooks

Windows 10 Cloud will feature over ten hours of battery life, as well as start-up times to rival Google's Chromebook and low minimum specs. The OS is expected to launch at Microsoft's event in May, when more details will become available.
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Microsoft Edge Gains JavaScript Improvements Through the Creators Update

Microsoft Edge has benefitted from the Windows 10 Creators Update with a new re-deferring defer-parsing feature and a new way of managing DOM manipulation through JavaScript.

Principal Design Director Kat Holmes Leaving Microsoft to ‘Start a New Adventure’

Holmes was instrumental in the design of Cortana and pioneered Microsoft's inclusive design strategy that is present in many of its newer products. She leaves the company with 'a full heart'.
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Microsoft Is Aligning Releases of Windows and Office Feature Updates

The company has announced that it will be releasing two aligned major updates for each software per year, planned for March and September. Microsoft’s System Center Configuration Manager will also support the new update model.
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Thousands of Unpatched Windows PCs Infected with NSA Malware following Shadow Brokers Leak

Hundreds of hackers appear to be exploiting vulnerabilities found from the Shadow Brokers leak of the NSA's hacking tools. Despite the MS17-010 patch in March, researchers suggest at least 15,000 devices have been infected due to bad update practices.
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Qualcomm CEO: Microsoft’s Windows 10 ARM PCs Will Launch Late This Year

Qualcomm has confirmed Windows 10 ARM devices by the end of the year, but the exact details remain a mystery. The releases will be "celluar PCs," capable of running traditional Windows apps while retaining long battery lives.