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Microsoft Roadmaps OneNote for 2018, including Killing off the Legacy App

OneNote for Windows 10 will become the de facto app as Microsoft will shut down OneNote 2016, while the company has some major features planned to coincide with Office 2019.

Microsoft Hands Joe Belfiore Control of OneNote, Edge, and Wunderlist Transition

Joe Belfiore is getting an expanded range of Microsoft products to be in charge of. As well as continuing to oversee Windows Consumer Shell, he will lead the Windows client experience.
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Microsoft Cuts Ties with Clients Using AI Bot Technology to Build Autonomous Weapons

Microsoft has distanced its AI Bot research from helping to build weapons of war. The company says its AI solutions will be ethical and are designed to enhance human life.

Windows Server Preview 17639 Adds Storage Migration Service Feature

The latest preview for Windows Server also bring the Storage Replica feature that has been in the Datacenter edition to the Standard offering.
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Cambridge Analytica: Facebook Tool Lets You Check If Your Messages Were Collected

A new Facebook tool lets users check if their information was stolen by Cambridge Analytica, potentially including messages, profile information, birth date, posts, and more.

‘Disable Web Search’ Policy for Cortana Is Broken in Windows 10 Spring Creators Update

Users on Windows 10 Pro are unable to disable Cortana's Bing Search integration, with concerns of a deliberate change by Microsoft.

You Can Now Tag Your Friends and Family in the Windows 10 Photos App

The latest version of Windows 10 Photos finally lets users associate images with people in their contacts. Unfortunately, the app still has a long way to go before it matches competitors.

Microsoft to Launch 64-Bit App Support on Windows 10 ARM PCs next Month

As expected, Microsoft will release 64-bit app support for Windows 10 ARM devices, with a release date set for Build 2018. Currently, the full details aren't clear.

Windows Mixed Reality Headsets Lose Out to Oculus Rift as Market Share Falls

During March, the market share for Windows Mixed Reality headsets fell on Steam, as Oculus Rift enjoyed a surge in use.

Facebook Messenger Introduces 360-Degree Photo Support, but Its Camera Still Sucks

Facebook Messenger can now send 360-degree photos and HD videos from other apps, but its own camera is still notably lacking in features and quality.

Windows and Devices Leader Terry Myerson Leaves Microsoft after 21 Years

Influential Microsoft executive Terry Myerson is leaving the company for a break before moving onto other things. It marks the end of a long and successful stint at the company.

Microsoft to Charge More for Windows 10 on High-End PCs

Microsoft wants OEMs making high-end PC hardware to pay more for Windows 10, but could that be bad news for consumers?

Reports: Windows 10 Spring Creators Update Reaches RTM, Set for April 10 Rollout

According to reports, the Windows 10 Spring Creators Update is just around the corner, bringing Timeline, Fluent Design upgrades, and plenty of new functionality.

Atlanta City Government Asks Microsoft for Help with $50,000 Ransomware Attack

The City of Atlanta has been hit by a major ransomware attack, taking down bill payment and court record systems. It's collaborating with Microsoft and the FBI to discern how to proceed.

YouTube Red Targets Amazon Theatrically Released Movie

Following in the footsteps of Amazon and Netflix, YouTube Red movie Vulture Club is a serious film that will be distributed in theaters.

Mozilla Pulls Advertising From Facebook Following Data Siphon Scandal

Mozilla is the latest company to leave Facebook after the network allowed data of up to 50 million users to be siphoned. Mark Zuckerberg has apologized for the breach while users have been urged to leave the social network.
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Microsoft and BlackBerry Partner for Office 365 on BlackBerry Dynamics

Office 365 will launch on BlackBerry Dynamics as part of a larger scheme to provide secure, reliable access to banks and financial institutions. Early adopters include JP Morgan Chase.

HoloLens Gets First Porn App, the 3D Holo Girlfriend

Feeling lonely and in need of some love? Microsoft HoloLens has an app for that thanks to the 3D Hologroup’s 3D Holo Girlfriend.

Gender Discrimination: Microsoft Could Face Class Action Lawsuit from over 8,000 Women

Newly released information reveals the scope of Microsoft's gender discrimination lawsuit, as well as its tactics used to brush off the complaints. The company received 238 complains over a six-year period.
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Windows 10 SDK Preview 17115 Adds C++/WinRT

As well as adding the C++/WinRT compiler to Windows 10 SDK, Microsoft is also previewing new APIs ahead of a full release.

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