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Microsoft replaces journalists with AI
Published in AI
Monday, 01 June 2020 11:09

Microsoft replaces journalists with AI


What could possibly go wrong?

Software King of the World Microsoft has decided that you don't need jounalists to run a news room when a nice shiny AI will do it for you.

Microsoft wants to kill us
Published in News
Wednesday, 27 May 2020 11:03

Microsoft wants to kill us


Slack CEO moans

Slack CEO Stewart Butterfield claimed earlier this month that Microsoft Teams isn't a competitor to Slack but now he is saying that Vole wants the company dead.

Microsoft releases Hyper-V VXHD
Published in News
Friday, 22 May 2020 11:56

Microsoft releases Hyper-V VXHD

 

Lets you install Windows 10 as a guest

Microsoft has released a Hyper-V VXHD that lets you install Windows 10 as a guest on your devices for those running Insider builds on ARM64 devices.

Microsoft admits it was on the wrong side of history
Published in News


Ballmer was wrong about Open Source

Microsoft’s current president Brad Smith has accepted the company was on the wrong side of history when it called Open Sauce software cancer.

Microsoft unveils its new Surface Book 3
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 07 May 2020 14:08

Microsoft unveils its new Surface Book 3


Goes for Intel 10th gen CPUs and Nvidia GPUs

Microsoft has officially announced its new Surface Book 3, keeping it in both 13.5-inch and 15-inch versions, with Intel's latest 10th gen Core i5 and Core i7 CPUs as well as a wide choice of Nvidia GPUs.

Microsoft confirms Windows 10X coming to single screens near you
Published in PC Hardware


Not just for dual screens

Software King of the World Microsoft has confirmed it is planning to refocus Windows 10X on single-screen devices.

Microsoft makes sure GIFs aren’t funny anymore
Published in News


Security update

Software King of the World, Microsoft has fixed a problem with its Teams software which enabled cyber-attacks could be initiated via funny GIFs.

US judge uses JEDI mind hold
Published in Cloud
Monday, 20 April 2020 12:28

US judge uses JEDI mind hold


Suspends Amazon’s case against Microsoft

A US judge held a case by Amazon challenging the Pentagon’s decision to award a $10 billion contract to Microsoft.

Microsoft wants you to donate your plasma
Published in News


As opposed to the blood you use to buy Windows

Software King of the World Microsoft is working with a consortium of pharmaceutical companies to recruit people who have recovered from COVID-19 to donate their plasma, which could be used in treatments for the disease.

Microsoft uses AI to find bugs
Published in News
Friday, 17 April 2020 10:56

Microsoft uses AI to find bugs


Will open source it

Software King of the World Microsoft has developed a system that it claims correctly distinguishes between security and non-security software bugs 99 percent of the time, and that accurately identifies the critical, high-priority security bugs on average 97 percent of the time.