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Microsoft Expands Insider Program to Include Sea of Thieves

Sea of Thieves will be the first game to join Microsoft's Insider program, with participants receiving exclusive updates, forum badges and a chance of being chosen for the closed beta.

Google Gets FCC Go-Ahead for Project Soli Operations at Higher Frequencies

Google’s Project Soli radar-based motion sensing has been given regulatory approval to function at higher frequencies.

Microsoft Launces Intune MDM Security Baseline Configurations

Microsoft has expanded its security baseline Security and Compliance Toolkit feature to Intune Mobile Device Management (MDM).
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Microsoft Debuts SharePoint for iOS

The recently announced SharePoint for iOS app has now been officially dropped off on the AppStore, arriving on iOS before Windows 10 and Android.
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Gmail’s App Developers May Be Able to Read All of Your Emails

A new report suggests that Gmail's app developers can personally view user's emails after permission is requested, using the data to inform algorithms and advertising.

Microsoft and Nvidia Team to Boost Minecraft Graphics

Microsoft and Nvidia have announced ray tracing support for Minecraft on PC, which will improve graphics on the game.

Microsoft Search Brings Search Transformation to Microsoft Applications

Microsoft Search is a new solution that integrates with Microsoft 365, allowing users to surface results across an organization and apps.

Researchers Develop Battery-Less Phone That Makes and Receives Calls

A new project from a Washington University team resulted in a phone that does not require batteries to work. The device takes power from users, ambient RF signals, and solar power.

Microsoft Announces Major The Coca Cola Company Cloud Partnership

The Coca Cola Company will exclusively use Microsoft Azure, Microsoft 365, and Dynamics 365 as part of a five-year deal.
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CES 2017: LG Debuts W7 OLED Flagship TV as Microsoft Sweats on Screen Supplies

The W7 OLED is LG’s most advanced TV ever. It was debuted at CES 2017 and is as thin as wallpaper, while shipping with a Dolby Atmos soundbar. Microsoft could be doing business with LG this year as the company attempts to find OLED supplies for the Surface Phone.
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Microsoft OneNote Class Notebook Updated with Web Tool

The OneNote Class Notebook has been given an extensive update that introduces a new web tool for IT admins and Microsoft Education Partners.

Microsoft Admits Xbox Series X Sneak Peak Promised Too Much

Microsoft says its Xbox Series X sneak peak was never supposed to have been a gameplay showcase and the announcement message confused gamers.

Microsoft Confirms Windows Will Miss Financial Expectations Because of Coronavirus

Microsoft says the coronavirus outbreak will means its personal computing division – including Windows and Surface – will miss expectations.

Office Lens Mobile App Gets Photo Annotation with Inking

The latest Office Lens update for both iOS and Android allow users to annotate photos using the inking tool within the app.
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Microsoft Researcher Urges Science Community To Deal With Risks Of Artificial Intelligence

Microsoft’s leading researcher, Eric Horvitz and Thomas Dietterich of Oregon State University have written a viewpoint column advising researchers to focus on the challenges coming from near-term artificial intelligence. They’ve also addressed their concerns...
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Microsoft EVP Harry Shum Discusses Conversational AI Capabilities Added to Bing Search

Bing is now powered with artificial intelligence delivering improved machine reading comprehension, multiple perspectives, and a more interactive experience.
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Microsoft Open Sources Azure Service Fabric .NET SDK

Microsoft has open-sourced a small portion of its Azure Service Fabric SDK, with plans to open more in the future. The effort signals the company's changing attitude under its new CEO.

Microsoft Contractors Are Also Listening to Xbox One Voice Commands

Following confirmation Microsoft allows contractors to listen to Cortana and Skype commands, Xbox One is also included.
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AWS, Microsoft Azure, and GCP Cement Cloud Market Despite Hybrid Growth

Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure, and Google Cloud Platform have the cloud market locked down, although there is some movement in hybrid solutions.
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Microsoft Bookings Scores Facebook Pages Integration

The recently launched Microsoft Bookings feature for Office 365 Business Premium is now social friendly. Users can integrate their business Facebook Page with the service for easier booking.