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Why Microsoft brands some accessories for Surface but not others

6/27/2017 Daniel Rubino is executive editor of Windows Central. He has been covering Microsoft since 2009 back when this site was called WMExperts (and later Windows Phone Central).

'Petya' Ransomware Outbreak Goes Global

6/27/2017 A new strain of ransomware dubbed “Petya” is worming its way around the world with alarming speed. The malware is spreading using a vulnerability in Microsoft Windows that the software giant patched in March 2017 - the same bug that was exploited by ...

Ubuntu Kylin, a Linux Distribution with a Microsoft Windows Experience

6/27/2017 Ubuntu Kylin is an open-source Linux distribution based on Ubuntu since 2013, mainly developed by a Chinese team alongside dozens of Linux developers all over the world. It contains the basic features you would expect from Ubuntu, plus features a ...

Xinix Offers Linux Lovers a Path to Zen

6/27/2017 Now in beta, this distro has been spearheaded by a single developer who slowly is bringing other programmers on board to move things along.

Futures: Stocks Seek Footing After Alphabet, Microsoft Join Apple Below Support

6/27/2017 Futures for the Nasdaq 100, S&P 500 index and Dow Jones industrial averages rose slightly late Tuesday after a slew of top-rated techs - including Google parent Alphabet (GOOGL), Microsoft (MSFT) and Netflix (NFLX) - undercut their 50-day moving ...

How Microsoft HR chief's fight with cancer informed new paid leave policy

6/27/2017 ... chief executive officer Satya Nadella speaks to shareholders during their… more. Microsoft on Tuesday added a new family paid leave benefit allowing employees to take as much as four weeks off to care for a family member with a serious health ...

Brien Joins Dentsu Aegis As CEO Americas, Morris Named CSIO

6/27/2017 The group says there is “potential of a real-time, blockchain-based, peer-to-peer network to lower costs for publishers, while increasing transparency and ROI for advertisers.” Some have called the “blockchain” nearly tamper-proof. The consortium ...

Petya or not? Rash of ransomware spreads globally

6/27/2017 More attackers are unleashing exploits to get organizations to pay up, and ROI has increased greatly. In 2016, organizations paid roughly $1 billion for ransomware, up from $24 million in 2015.

Microsoft's Nano Server: What to expect this Fall

6/27/2017 Nano Server was a new install option that Microsoft introduced with Windows Server 2016. Nano Server was meant to provide Windows Server customers the ability to run Windows Server stripped down to its smallest footprint.

Free Online Session from Microsoft On Three Methods for Migrating to Hybrid Cloud

6/27/2017 Later this week on Thursday, the 29th of June, Microsoft will host a webinar targeted at companies whom are considering a hybrid move to the cloud where they maintain some on-premises capabilities plus implement a selection of cloud based services.

10 supremely useful Microsoft OneNote add-ins and tools

6/27/2017 Microsoft OneNote can do just about anything to help you stay organized and productive. That utility doesn't end with the core features in the desktop and mobile apps, either.

Make sure your Skype is up to date because FYI there's a nasty hole ...

6/27/2017 Infosec researchers have discovered a nasty and exploitable security vulnerability in older versions of Skype on Windows. The stack buffer overflow flaw allows ...

Why Microsoft's Snapdragon Windows 10 Cellular PC Is Walking Dead

6/27/2017 Intel's veiled threat to file patent infringement suit against any company emulating x86 Win32 software on ARM-based computers has probably slayed Microsoft's Cellular PC dream. No amount of licensing money will convince Intel to allow Microsoft and ...

Box deepens partnership with Microsoft and turns its attention to AI and machine learning

6/27/2017 When I spoke to Box CEO Aaron Levie last year at the Boxworks customer conference, I had to ask the obligatory machine learning question.

Microsoft debuts 'Sports Performance Platform' to help teams make ...

6/27/2017 Microsoft is making more moves in the sports arena. The tech giant today debuted its “Sports Performance Platform,” a new product born out of Microsoft…

Microsoft offers employees four weeks of paid family caregiver leave ...

6/27/2017 Microsoft employees with ailing members of their immediate family will be able to take up to four weeks of paid time off to help care for them, the latest addition to ...

Surface Devices Could Lead To Upside For Microsoft

6/27/2017 Microsoft recently rolled out its Surface Pro and Laptop to 25 markets. While the new convertible Windows 10 tablet, Surface Pro, starts at $799 and costs $2,699 for the highest configuration, the Surface laptop starts at $999 and goes up to $2199.

Type 7 module runs Yocto Linux on 16-core Atom C3000 SoC

6/27/2017 DFI's rugged, Linux-ready “DV970” COM Express Basic Type 7 module debuts the server-class, 16-core Atom C3000, and supports 4x 10GbE-KR and 16x PCIe 3.0.

Digital Signatures in Package Management

6/27/2017 Serious distributions try to protect their repositories cryptographically against tampering and transmission errors. Arch Linux, Debian, Fedora, openSUSE, and Ubuntu all take different, complex, but conceptually similar approaches. Many distributions ...

Why we need to talk about the retail evolution, not the retail apocalypse

6/27/2017 Being tech-savvy, shoppers want their shopping experience to reflect their daily life: a mix of online and offline. It is up to the retailers and brands to build a great customer experience, to satisfy their connected shoppers, and increase their foot ...

#HASHOFF Launches Self-Service Platform to Streamline Influencer Whitelisting, Brand Collaboration, and Content ...

6/27/2017 New Platform Brings Order to the Chaotic Influencer Space, Giving Brands Ability to Aggregate Creator Whitelists, Protect Brand Safety, and View Real-Time Measurement and ROI of Micro-Influencer Campa... June 27, 2017 --. Share Facebook Twitter ...

Hashoff Debuts Self-Service Platform for Influencer Navigation

6/27/2017 The platform brings automation to what is typically a highly manual, chaotic space. Through the platform, brands now have more direct control over the creative process with a clear, real-time picture of the impact and ROI of influencer posts.” To Read ...

Apsalar and Singular Merge With An Eye On Busting Mobile Data Silos

6/27/2017 Singular's system helps marketers track spend and ROI across channels. Apsalar's platform was set up to attribute app installs and monitor post-install in-app behavioral data.

Xbox Backwards Compatibility - Microsoft give games list update to Xbox One owners

6/27/2017 Xbox Backwards Compatibility - Microsoft give games list update to Xbox One owners. XBOX One owners looking forward to the recently announced Original Xbox Backwards Compatibility have been given a games list update by Microsoft. By Dion ...

Linux Systems in the Hackers' Cross Hairs

6/27/2017 Security experts have warned IT teams to improve protection for Linux servers and IoT devices after observing an increase in threats targeting these systems.

Blockchain stirs in ad tech

6/27/2017 The overarching goal of AdLedger, the consortium said in a release, is "to harness the potential of a real-time, blockchain-based, peer-to-peer network to lower costs for publishers while increasing transparency and ROI for advertisers". Specifically ...

ADYOULIKE Launches "Native Creative 2.0", New In-Feed Ad Formats

6/27/2017 With Native 2.0, we're helping brands and agencies to deliver the types of engaging, content-driven experiences that are proven to drive engagement, brand awareness, and ROI. At the same time, we're offering publishers a novel approach that increases ...

Synergy CHC Corp. Accelerates growth with Opening of Tech Centre in Los Angeles

6/27/2017 The addition of top-tier talent will take The Synergy Effect to the next level as it continues to expand its growth engine and ROI marketing platform to propel online growth for each of the Synergy brands, and assist in achieving ultra-scale using the ...

Over a million people played Phantom Dust and Microsoft is happy with that

6/27/2017 Microsoft Studios "couldn't be happier with the level of exposure that [Phantom Dust] has received." Since the Xbox One and Windows 10 re-release launched on May 16, it has garnered over one million players.

Almost Half Of Transgender Teenagers Have Tried To Kill Themselves, Stonewall Report Reveals

6/27/2017 More than half of those surveyed said they hear this abuse “frequently” at school, down from 68% in 2012. Useful websites and helplines: Samaritans offers a listening service which is open 24 hours a day, on 116 123 UK and ROI - this number is FREE to ...

Microsoft Quietly Kills Another Gaping Hole in Windows Defender

6/27/2017 On Friday, Microsoft rolled out an out-of-band security update that patched a major security flaw in the Microsoft Malware Protection Engine (MsMpEng), a core ...

Manjaro Linux 17.0.2 is released, and it's time to update your passwords

6/27/2017 A new release of Manjaro Linux (17.0.2) has been announced. Of course, because Manjaro is a "rolling release" distribution model, this is actually just a roll-up of the updates since the last Manjaro release.

Blockchain stirs in ad tech

6/27/2017 The overarching goal of AdLedger, the consortium said in a release, is "to harness the potential of a real-time, blockchain-based, peer-to-peer network to lower costs for publishers while increasing transparency and ROI for advertisers". Specifically ...

Branded packaging builds deeper connections and ROI

6/27/2017 The science of smart packaging design is on the rise, and so is the expectation for it to produce and deliver, says the team at Stratcom.

Facebook, Microsoft, Twitter And YouTube Collaborate To Fight Terrorism

6/27/2017 Facebook, Microsoft, Twitter and Google's YouTube today announced a Global Internet Forum to Counter Terrorism. Calling the spread of terrorism and violent extremism "a critical challenge for us all," the four companies are working together to share ...

ADYOULIKE Puts Creative at the Forefront of their Technology to Offer New Creative Features with Native Creative 2.0

6/27/2017 ... objective to help tackle the challenges brands, agencies and publishers face in regards to creativity - by enabling these to create native ad campaigns that boost creativity while delivering the engagement brand awareness and ROI levels advertisers ...

Fit productivity apps to the individual with Microsoft Office 365 Centralized Deployment

6/27/2017 Despite all the media buzz surrounding concepts like machine learning and cloud computing, for most enterprise employees, the technology where the real work gets done is in the office productivity suite.

Microsoft's New Surface Pro Tablet Is Stellar Hardware Weighed Down By Windows

6/27/2017 Microsoft has been using its Surface line to chase the dream of a laptop that transforms into a tablet for almost five years now.

CRN Exclusive: CSP Atmosera Sees Soaring Demand For Managed Microsoft Azure Services

6/26/2017 based company, which on Tuesday announced the release of its expanded managed Azure services package, said the decision to build its business strategy around the platform has "paid off in spades" after Microsoft increased cloud-related incentives for ...

Amazon Proving Sorrell's Prediction: It Will Rival Google In Ad Revenue

6/26/2017 The group says there is “potential of a real-time, blockchain-based, peer-to-peer network to lower costs for publishers, while increasing transparency and ROI for advertisers.” Some have called the “blockchain” nearly tamper-proof. The consortium ...

Linux-ready PC/104 board runs on 6 to 7 Watts

6/26/2017 Win Enterprises has unveiled a COM-like PC/104 form-factor single board computer that runs Linux, WES7, Windows XPE, DOS 6.22, or QNX (on request) on DMP's dual-core, 1GHz Vortex86DX3 SoC.

Microsoft wants OneNote to be the go-to classroom app

6/26/2017 Microsoft has been quietly focusing on the education market with its OneNote app for some time now. It's offered free Office 365 subscriptions for students, an integrated math tutor and a classroom-centric add-on called OneNote Class Notebook.

Accenture, Microsoft building blockchain ID prototype for healthcare, others

6/26/2017 Accenture and Microsoft have created a prototype based on blockchain technology with the aim of creating a digital identity for 1.1 billion people around the world who don't have a formal ID.

We'll drag Microsoft in front of Supremes over Irish email spat – DoJ

6/26/2017 The US Department of Justice has formally asked the Supreme Court to hear its appeal in Microsoft's Ireland warrant legal row.

Google, Microsoft among companies urging court to back gay workers

6/26/2017 Dozens of companies, including Alphabet Inc's Google, Microsoft Corp, CBS Corp and Viacom Inc urged a federal appeals court on Monday to rule that a law banning sex discrimination in the workplace offers protections to gay employees.

Apple, Microsoft and Other Tech Names Take Hit as Supreme Court Allows Parts of Trump's Travel Ban

6/26/2017 Shares of the iShares Dow Jones US Technology ETF ( IYW) , an index composed of U.S. equities in the technology sector, were moving lower during afternoon trading on Monday following the Supreme Court's decision allowing President Donald Trump's ...

Facebook, Microsoft, Twitter, and YouTube launch anti-terrorism ...

6/26/2017 Facebook, Microsoft, Twitter, and YouTube have launched a partnership aimed at combating terrorists online. The Global Internet Forum to Counter Terrorism ...

Microsoft Monday: Windows 10 Source Code Leak, Digital IDs For The Undocumented, Dictate For Outlook

6/26/2017 Microsoft Monday is a weekly column that focuses on updates in regards to the Redmond giant. This week, Microsoft Monday includes details about a digital ID program for the undocumented, a new video streaming service, the Microsoft Dictate add-in for ...

Debian 9 'Stretch' Offers Improved Security on Multiple Architectures

6/26/2017 In the world of Linux operating system distributions, Debian has been one of the most popular choices for more than two decades.

Becker's Speaker Series: 4 questions with Rush Health's CIO, Julie A. Bonello, CHCIO

6/26/2017 And as a consequence, the value proposition and ROI model is new. Q: Finding top tech talent is always a challenge. Say a CIO called you up today to ask for an interview question that would distinguish the best candidates from the mid- to low-performers.

ABI Research B2B Healthcare Survey Finds 76% Eager to Adopt Technology but Stymied by Lack of Internal Support

6/26/2017 "While these organizations favor developing projects internally, they need telecom providers and systems integrators to provide the expertise and experience to not only deploy new technology but provide the use case and ROI details to win internal ...

CatchOn Becomes First Tool to Provide Usage Data from Every Device and Operating System Used by Schools

6/26/2017 The tool provides granular evidence on what's happening digitally in classrooms, enabling district leaders to make data-rich decisions about app use, implementation fidelity, cost and ROI. In addition to iOS, current operability includes Mac OS ...

Steve Job's Hatred Of Microsoft Executive Sparked The iPhone

6/26/2017 Apple's iPhone was born not out of a desire to transform the world - but to stick it to a Microsoft executive Steve Jobs hated.

E3 2017: Microsoft showed four times more games this year

6/26/2017 To be exact, Microsoft showed a whopping 45 games on stage this year, a much stronger presence than its 2016 conference which only featured 11 games.

Microsoft: There's a difference between asset management and audits

6/26/2017 Enterprise customers often misunderstand the difference between Software Asset Management (SAM) and Compliance Audits, according to a Microsoft blog by Patama Chantaruck, general manager of Worldwide Software Asset Management and ...

Microsoft delays Teams' Guest Access feature

6/26/2017 Microsoft Teams is Redmond's competitor to the Slack team-collaboration product. Microsoft began rolling out Teams to Office 365 business users in March.

​Microsoft claims ASD cloud certification for 50 Azure, Office 365 ...

6/26/2017 The Australian Signals Directorate (ASD) has given the tick of approval to an additional 36 services from Microsoft Azure and a total of 10 from Office 365 for ...

How to use Evernote in Linux

6/26/2017 The browser-based version of Evernote is the only officially supported way of using the application on Linux. It works, but if you're a tab hoarder like me, editing your notes in a tab in a sea of tabs can be a bit tricky.

Debian Linux reveals Intel Skylake and Kaby Lake processors have broken hyper-threading

6/26/2017 Henrique de Moraes Holschuh, a Debian Linux developer, revealed the Intel chip problem on the Debian developer list. Officially, Intel hasn't acknowledged the problem, but engineers at Dell and Intel have told me that the problem, and its fix, exists.

Digiliti Money Joins Russell Microcap Index

6/26/2017 Digiliti Money's cloud-based technology platform simplifies development, deployment and servicing of consumer and commercial solutions—minimizing cost and accelerating speed-to-market and ROI. Enabled by Digiliti Money's complete suite of business ...

CatchOn Becomes First Tool to Provide Usage Data from Every Device and Operating System Used by Schools

6/26/2017 The tool provides granular evidence on what's happening digitally in classrooms, enabling district leaders to make data-rich decisions about app use, implementation fidelity, cost and ROI. In addition to iOS, current operability includes Mac OS ...

ABI Research B2B Healthcare Survey Finds 76% Eager to Adopt Technology but Stymied by Lack of Internal Support

6/26/2017 "While these organizations favor developing projects internally, they need telecom providers and systems integrators to provide the expertise and experience to not only deploy new technology but provide the use case and ROI details to win internal ...

GuideSpark Launches New Employee Communication Product

6/26/2017 With GuideSpark Communicate Cloud, organizations gain the content, tools and resources needed to deploy engaging employee communication campaigns across multiple channels for maximum effectiveness and ROI on workforce program investments.

Analytic Partners Chosen as Pinterest Measurement Partner

6/26/2017 "As brands invest in powerful visual content on this platform, it is important to understand how it fits into the full marketing story and how it impacts brand growth and ROI. This partnership will provide our clients with greater transparency and ...

AdLedger, The First Blockchain Consortium Focused on Ad Tech Launches in NYC

6/26/2017 The overarching goal of AdLedger will be to harness the potential of a real-time, blockchain-based, peer-to-peer network to lower costs for publishers while increasing transparency and ROI for advertisers. Specifically, the network will validate ...

Microsoft needs to get serious about mobile (now) or don't even bother

6/26/2017 Microsoft's complacency towards its own app store compounds a wider problem that will crush any future mobile or tablet efforts.

Xbox One X update: Microsoft 4K reveal is great news for original Xbox One owners

6/26/2017 Microsoft's latest Xbox One X reveal is good news for owners of the original Xbox One and Xbox One S. Due to the inclusion of 4K assets, Xbox One X install sizes are expected to total 100GB for games like Forza Motorsport 7. The concern for Xbox fans ...

Modernizing HR Means Moving To Cloud-Based, Integrated Solutions

6/26/2017 Likewise, it needs a clear vision of what it wants to achieve and a strategy to get there so it can measure progress, effectiveness and ROI. It has to foster maximum uptake among employees and managers by preparing them to adopt the new system and the ...

GuideSpark Launches New Employee Communication Product

6/26/2017 With GuideSpark Communicate Cloud, organizations gain the content, tools and resources needed to deploy engaging employee communication campaigns across multiple channels for maximum effectiveness and ROI on workforce program investments.

Could Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) Merge With Alibaba? Call Me Crazy …

6/26/2017 Microsoft has found its groove thanks to CEO Satya Nadella's strong leadership. Jack Ma's ability to see the future is very similar to Jeff Bezos'.

Best tablets of summer: Microsoft Surface Pro and iPad Pro vie for top tablet

6/26/2017 Just as Apple has nailed the pure tablet, Microsoft has perfected the tablet-laptop hybrid with the fifth-generation Surface Pro.

Manjaro Linux 17.0.2 Released With Various Updates And Security Fixes, Download Here

6/26/2017 Short Bytes: The developers of fast-growing Linux distribution Manjaro have released Manjaro Linux 17.0.2. This release comes along with many package updates and security fixes.

Windows 10: Now SUSE Linux comes to Windows Store for Insiders

6/26/2017 The new downloads are available for users running the latest Windows Insider builds. Image: CNET. SUSE Linux Enterprise Server and openSUSE are now available for download on Microsoft's Windows Store.

Thomas Tallis School Forced To Apologise After Students Asked To Pen Suicide Note In English Class

6/26/2017 A London secondary school has been forced to apologise after pupils were told to write suicide notes as part of an English lesson.

Microsoft data case may go to Supreme Court

6/26/2017 The US Department of Justice wants to drag Microsoft to the Supreme Court to decide on a case focused on whether American authorities can demand data the tech giant holds elsewhere.

Apple, Microsoft tackle the problem with tablets: they're too advanced for their own good

6/26/2017 Apple and Microsoft are now planning a tablet comeback, with both launching new products this month, but analysts are still debating what it will take to get tablet buyers in store and spending again.

The Gen Zs Are Coming! And Here's How Marketers Can Take Them On

6/26/2017 These benefits directly translate into increased campaign effectiveness and ROI for advertisers. Think mobile-first. Advertise with us.

Parking Technology: How to Best Use Omni-Channel Strategy

6/26/2017 ... has a full view of all prior activity. The experience is uninterrupted, seamless and continuous. Used on the marketing side, a parking business can track activity and ROI on each channel separately, using the data to build better future marketing ...

InterDigital to Offer Transformative Transportation Solution Hosted on Microsoft Azure

6/26/2017 Michael Donlan, Vice President, U.S. State and Local Government, Microsoft Corp. said, "We're pleased to see InterDigital benefit from the scale and flexibility of Microsoft Azure that supports developing solutions that help government and enterprise ...

openSUSE Leap 42 And SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 Finally Come To Windows Store

6/26/2017 Short Bytes: After Microsoft announced that Ubuntu, Fedora, and SUSE will be adding their Linux distros to Windows Store, SUSE has made good on this promise.

When Establishing A Personal Brand, Start With Where You Are Right Now

6/26/2017 Define Then Demonstrate Value And ROI. Your brand revolves around the value you offer your employer, customers or colleagues.

Apple, Microsoft tackle the problem with tablets: they're too advanced for their own good

6/26/2017 Apple and Microsoft are now planning a tablet comeback, with both launching new products this month, but analysts are still debating what it will take to get tablet buyers in store and spending again.

US Rice Farmers Turn Sustainability into Carbon Credits & Microsoft Is First to Buy

6/26/2017 Microsoft bought carbon offsets from rice farmers in Arkansas, Mississippi and California who had worked for the better part of the last 10 years to implement conservation measures on their farms.

Microsoft graduates 25 entrepreneurs from 6-month fellowship

6/26/2017 From left: Bambo Sofola, Director of Engineering, Microsoft Corporation; Lola Oluwole from the Lagos State Ministry of Wealth Creation and Employment and Shina Oyetosho, Developer Experience Director, Microsoft Nigeria, at the graduation ceremony of ...

Largest realty scam in Telangana worth Rs 15000 crore; Google, Microsoft also affected

6/26/2017 Investors who were stung by messy land titles in Hyderabad include Google, Microsoft, Tishman Speyer, Shapoorji Pallonji, DLF, Lanco, Puravankara, Sattva Salarpuria and My Home group.

Tavis Ormandy to Microsoft: have another WIndows Defender vuln

6/26/2017 Google Project Zero bug-hunter Tavis Ormandy has alerted the world to yet another way Microsoft's anti-virus tool Windows Defender could be attacked.

Microsoft recommends you ignore Microsoft-recommended update

6/26/2017 Earlier this month, Microsoft gave the world .NET Framework 4.7 and urged users to install it for the usual reasons: more fun bits to play with and a security improvements.

AmeriCorps advocates redoubling efforts to maintain funding

6/25/2017 At least in part, the program's impact and ROI explain why federal lawmakers continue to throw their support behind AmeriCorps, said Robert Kolt, chair of the Michigan Community Service Commission.

Microsoft confirms source leak as Register tones down claims

6/25/2017 Microsoft told The Verge that it had confirmed that the leaked files were source code from its Shared Source Initiative and was used by OEMs and partners.

Microsoft Patent Details Method For Thwarting Laptop Thieves With ...

6/25/2017 Picture this: you are sitting in a coffee shop working away on your laptop when you realize you need a refill. Do you get more coffee and risk your laptop being ...

Microsoft's Never-Ending Optimism As It Updates Windows 10 Mobile

6/25/2017 As the rest of the smartphone world waits for the new Android and iOS devices expected in Q3 2017 along with the increased dominance that the new versions of iOS and Android will herald, Microsoft has quietly updated the latest developer build of ...

A new Microsoft patent aims to stop laptop thieves by making use of emergency call technology

6/25/2017 Microsoft has filed a new patent that aims to stop laptop thieves (via Neowin). By making use of technology that allows emergency calls to be made even without a SIM or a connection to your own operator, Microsoft believes this technology can be used ...

Accenture and Microsoft Create Blockchain Prototype for Identity

6/25/2017 Accenture and Microsoft have created a prototype based on blockchain technology with the aim of creating a digital identity for 1.1 billion people around the world who don't have a formal ID.

How I tried to get Microsoft to turn me away from MacBooks

6/25/2017 So when I heard that Microsoft had released its Surface Laptop, I wanted to be sold. I wanted someone to take me gently by the hand and lead me to a land of new promises, even if I had to experience them through Windows.

How I tried to get Microsoft to turn me away from MacBooks

6/25/2017 So when I heard that Microsoft had released its Surface Laptop, I wanted to be sold. I wanted someone to take me gently by the hand and lead me to a land of new promises, even if I had to experience them through Windows.

Windows 10 news recap: SUSE brings Linux to the Windows Store, Wall Street Journal ending its app, and more

6/25/2017 Welcome back to our Windows 10 news recap. We are continuing the trend of our weekly “Windows 10 news recap” series where we go over the top stories of the past week in the world of Microsoft's flagship operating system.

SUSE Linux distributions now available for Windows 10 in the Store ...

6/25/2017 During Build 2017, Microsoft delighted open source enthusiasts with a surprise announcement -- Linux (Ubuntu, Fedora, and SUSE) was coming to the Windows ...

Microsoft news recap: two arrested for trying to hack Microsoft, Face Swap comes to iOS, and more

6/25/2017 Microsoft (MSFT) news recap is a weekly feature highlighting the top Microsoft news stories of the past week. Sit back, grab some coffee, and enjoy the read!

DoJ asks Supreme Court to decide Microsoft foreign email battle

6/25/2017 If the DoJ is successful in its bid, it could put tech companies like Microsoft in a tight spot internationally. One concern is that companies will be forced to comply with other countries' requests for data stored outside their borders (think China ...

Government rains on Microsoft cloud hopes

6/25/2017 In briefing notes prepared for the then Taoiseach, it states that Microsoft ceo Satya Nadella may "express surprise" at Ireland's reticence to use cloud models for delivery of services.

Race Management app launched by NASCAR and Microsoft gets an upgrade

6/25/2017 SONOMA, Calif. - A year ago, NASCAR and Microsoft unveiled the sanctioning body's new Race Management app here at Sonoma Raceway.

Microsoft bans third-party antivirus on Windows 10 S

6/25/2017 Microsoft launched its Windows 10 S last month. Majority of the users know that this operating system SKU is restricted to apps in the Windows Store.

Microsoft files a new patent to stop laptop thieves

6/25/2017 Last month, Microsoft announced always-connected PCs, which will have cellular connectivity and will bring this protection method to laptops.

Windows 10 source code leaked, Microsoft confirms

6/25/2017 Microsoft is dealing with a significant Windows 10 security headache this weekend, as the company has confirmed that a portion of the operating system's source code was in fact posted online.

US asks Supreme Court to take up Microsoft fight over email privacy

6/25/2017 NEW YORK - The U.S. Justice Department wants the Supreme Court to take up a years-long court fight with Microsoft. The case tests the reach of government warrants for private emails.

Two SUSE Linux Environments Come to Windows 10 Insider Preview

6/25/2017 In a surprise move, two SUSE Linux environments—Linux Enterprise Server 12 and openSUSE Leap 42—are now available for the Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL) in newer Windows 10 Insider Preview builds. As you may recall, WSL is a relatively new ...

Who's to blame for NHRA Pro Stock's predicament?

6/25/2017 A far better idea than reducing appearances, which diminishes any sponsor's exposure and ROI, would be to better promote the class, make it more affordable by, perhaps, increasing that rev limit to 11 grand so the Mopar crowd might have a chance (their ...

Microsoft calls DOJ's Supreme Court appeal in email case 'backward' given progress on new law

6/25/2017 The U.S. Justice Department petitioned the U.S. Supreme Court late Friday to overturn a ruling that blocked its warrant to obtain email from a Microsoft customer stored in the company's Ireland data center. It's the latest twist in a long-running case ...

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server and openSUSE Leap come to the ...

6/25/2017 It appears that some Linux distros have started making their way to the Windows Store. The operating systems are available for Insiders right now, and will be ...

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server and openSUSE are now on the Windows Store

6/25/2017 At Build 2017 in May, Microsoft announced that it's bringing Ubuntu, SUSE Linux, and Fedora to the Windows Store for Windows 10 PCs.

US asks Supreme Court to take up Microsoft fight over email privacy

6/25/2017 NEW YORK - The U.S. Justice Department wants the Supreme Court to take up a years-long court fight with Microsoft. The case tests the reach of government warrants for private emails.

Microsoft Says Fireball Threat 'Overblown'

6/25/2017 Check Point has ramped down its projections on the impact of the recently disclosed Fireball malware after Microsoft called its initial numbers into question.

Essential Applications for GNU/Linux Users

6/25/2017 There is a good chance that you've also installed a distribution like Ubuntu, Linux Mint, Fedora, or perhaps Manjaro; and so you have a wide range of software already installed.

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - The US Justice Department wants the Supreme Court to take up a years-long court fight ...

6/24/2017 At issue is a 2016 court ruling that determined that Microsoft didn't have to hand over customer data that was stored on computers in another country.

Make it Matter: Strategically Tackling Marketing Ops

6/24/2017 ... Personalization - great ops work isn't just about data, process and tech. The most valuable marketing ops players plan, execute and optimize programs aimed at moving the needle on key company goals.

US Asks Supreme Court to Take Up Microsoft Fight Over Email Privacy

6/24/2017 But Microsoft handed over only some “non-content” information - which could be anything ranging from customer names to email addresses - stored on Microsoft servers in the U.S. And the company refused to hand over the content of the emails, which ...

Microsoft wants to make Direct Reality VR's answer to DirectX

6/24/2017 Just ahead of Microsoft's media event prior to E3 (the Electronic Entertainment Expo trade show) last week the company filed a trademark for Direct Reality.

US asks Supreme Court to take up Microsoft fight over email privacy

6/24/2017 NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - The U.S. Justice Department wants the Supreme Court to take up a years-long court fight with Microsoft. The case tests the reach of government warrants for private emails. At issue is a 2016 court ruling that determined that ...

US asks Supreme Court to take up Microsoft fight over email privacy

6/24/2017 NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - The U.S. Justice Department wants the Supreme Court to take up a years-long court fight with Microsoft. The case tests the reach of government warrants for private emails.

How Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) Wins From Amazon's Whole Foods Deal

6/24/2017 Wall Street is still trying to gauge the impact of Amazon.com, Inc.'s (NASDAQ:AMZN) proposed $13.7 billion acquisition of Whole Foods Market, Inc. (NASDAQ:WFM).

Make it Matter: Strategically Tackling Marketing Ops

6/24/2017 ... Personalization - great ops work isn't just about data, process and tech. The most valuable marketing ops players plan, execute and optimize programs aimed at moving the needle on key company goals.

Microsoft's 'Play Anywhere' program fails to attract big game studios

6/24/2017 A year in, Microsoft's bid to link personal computer and Xbox gaming is still a work in progress. At the E3 trade show a year ago, Microsoft introduced “Play Anywhere,” a program that lets people buy a game digitally through the Xbox store, and play it ...

When the going got tough, Nintendo and Microsoft decided to go for broke on video-game strategy

6/24/2017 “You gotta either go back and do something that's more (traditional) consolelike, or go forward and do something that's all motion, like the Wii,” said Phil Spencer, the head of Microsoft's Xbox gaming business, describing the prevailing industry ...

Sony PlayStation 4 and Microsoft Xbox One's HUGE new games news follows PS Plus boost

6/24/2017 Sony PlayStation 4 and Microsoft Xbox One's HUGE new games news follows PS Plus boost. SONY'S PLAYSTATION 4 and Microsoft's Xbox One have both received big gaming announcement boosts this week, although the title in question still hasn't been ...

Microsoft confirms some Windows 10 source code has leaked

6/24/2017 A portion of Microsoft's Windows 10 source code has leaked online this week. Files related to Microsoft's USB, storage, and Wi-Fi drivers in Windows 10 were posted to Beta Archive this week.

Best Linux Distro: Linux Experts Rate Distros

6/24/2017 Selecting the best Linux distro is a matter of personal choice, based on your daily work flow. Two Linux experts list their personal picks for best distro and discuss each distro's merits and challenges.

Quantzig Releases Their Guide to Marketing Mix Modeling, Completes Studies for Telecom, BFSI, and Pharma Industries

6/24/2017 The planning stage is all about forecasting and estimating the marketing effectiveness and ROI of marketing activities occurs.

DOJ applies to take Microsoft data warrant case to Supreme Court

6/24/2017 The Justice Department on Friday filed a motion to take a landmark case about the limits of U.S. warrants in the information age to the Supreme Court.

Top 10 best Linux apps of 2017

6/24/2017 While everyone knows that most Linux distributions (distros) are free to download, not everybody is aware that you also have access to thousands of cost-free applications through your operating system's package manager.

Microsoft in the Crosshairs of Amazon's Whole Foods Deal

6/24/2017 Whole Foods, which has 462 high-end grocery stores throughout North America and Europe, is already a large Microsoft Azure customer.

Microsoft Upgrades Office 365's Compliance Controls

6/24/2017 Helping businesses avoid the damage done by employees that are prone to spilling secrets, not to mention the regulatory scrutiny that may follow, Microsoft has officially released a new Supervision feature for its Office 365 Advanced Data Governance ...

Two British men arrested over Microsoft hacking plot

6/24/2017 Two British men have been arrested by law enforcement after allegedly scheming to break into Microsoft systems in the quest for customer data.

Microsoft Public Folders & Other Notes from the Field

6/24/2017 As an ever-present 20-year veteran in the world of how complex migrating Microsoft Exchange can be, we never imagined that our new solution would redefine a facet of the migration world--or that this feature would take the migration of Public Folders ...

Microsoft Forms Preview Available for Office 365 Business Users

6/24/2017 The Microsoft Forms service became available as a preview test release this month for commercial Office 365 users. The service is already being used by Microsoft's Office 365 Education customers to create surveys and quizzes. However, now Office 365 ...

Surface Pro review: Microsoft's best hybrid notebook plays it safe

6/24/2017 That's not a bad thing: The slim metallic case is still pretty attractive, and Microsoft has rounded out its edges a bit so it's more comfortable to hold.

Justice Department Tries to Take Microsoft Email Warrant Fight to ...

6/24/2017 The US Department of Justice is attempting to take its long-running legal battle with Microsoft over access to emails stored on foreign servers to the Supreme ...

Microsoft and Gimlet Creative Are Launching a Branded Podcast About Technology and Humanity

6/24/2017 Next week, Microsoft and Gimlet Media will launch a branded podcast that will ask that very question and others as they explore the more personal part of innovation.

No-frills networking appliance runs Linux on Apollo Lake

6/24/2017 Win Enterprises has launched a low-end networking appliance with three or four Gigabit Ethernet ports, a WAN port, and mini-PCIe expansion.

Linux owns supercomputing

6/24/2017 Using ARM chips and Linux, Barcelona center dreams of being 'Airbus of supercomputing'. A chapel in the heart of Barcelona Univesity is home to one of Europe's most powerful supercomputers - and a mobile chip-based successor is under development.

5 Trends that You Should Be Considering for the Rest of 2017

6/24/2017 Social attribution remains a real challenge for marketers, with businesses and agencies alike calling for more detailed analysis around social performance and ROI. Although social media is unlikely to be a platform for acquisition, brands are now ...

Allocadia Wins 2017 BC Technology Impact Award for Community Engagement

6/24/2017 The company's award-winning technology empowers marketers with confidence in their plans, investments, and ROI. Founded in 2006 by twin sisters Kristine Steuart and Katherine Berry, Allocadia today serves more than 10,000 marketers worldwide, ...

Quantzig Releases Their Guide to Marketing Mix Modeling, Completes Studies for Telecom, BFSI, and Pharma Industries

6/24/2017 The planning stage is all about forecasting and estimating the marketing effectiveness and ROI of marketing activities occurs.

Brand Safety Tech Bytes with Robert McNair, Director & Brand Safety Czar at DashBid

6/24/2017 However, sometimes fear is good and I think it gets the message out that the industry needs to find a scalable solution that can satisfactorily deliver real, human, viewable impressions and ROI. MTS: What are the common challenges that come in the way ...

As Team USA Looks to Rally at the America's Cup, NBC Sports Puts Its Best Tech Foot Forward in Bermuda

6/24/2017 In addition, the system has added commercial branding in boundary graphics and gates to enable greater exposure and ROI for commercial partners.

Thomas Tallis School Forced To Apologise After Students Asked To Pen Suicide Note In English Class

6/24/2017 The school “cares deeply” about the emotional wellbeing of its students, Roberts added. Useful websites and helplines: Samaritans offers a listening service which is open 24 hours a day, on 116 123 UK and ROI - this number is FREE to call and will not ...

Smart Investors Follow Developers They Trust for Best Price, Pick of Inventory and ROI

6/24/2017 When Witkoff, a Manhattan-based real estate investment and development firm, was ready to start selling pre-construction units in its 111 Murray Street project in Tribeca, they offered previous buyers from its West Village and Madison Square Park ...

Microsoft's Whiteboard app leaks, shows the future of Windows 10 stylus support

6/23/2017 Microsoft first demonstrated its Whiteboard app for Windows 10 back at the company's Surface Pro event in May. While the software maker promised it will launch later this year, an early copy of Whiteboard has leaked onto the internet today.

E-Learning Can Bridge the Gap Between Skilled And Unskilled

6/23/2017 ... Arun Rajamani, Country GM, Pluralsight India discusses how the company provides a learning platform that combines content with assessments, skill paths, mentoring, gamification and customizability features that help customers meet talent, agility ...

Microsoft Enlists AI in Fight Against Tech Support Scams

6/23/2017 Microsoft is focusing its investments in artificial intelligence (AI) on other pursuits besides beating classic arcade games.

GroupM Adjusts UK Ad Spend Forecast; Triton Digital Launches Audio SSP

6/23/2017 Combining our predictive technology with Cablato's creative-personalisation platform will transform the effectiveness of our clients' programmatic brand campaigns, enabling more powerful and personal ads while increasing success rates and ROI.”.

Microsoft Emerging As Unlikely AI Leader

6/23/2017 Microsoft is helping to lead the AI revolution. As Wired reports: “It's a company that has the resources, the data, the talent, and -- most critically -- the vision and culture to not only realize the spoils of the science, but also push the field ...

IIeX North America: a future lens

6/22/2017 For me it was an event of parallels and progress, exploring the client needs that are driving innovation, and how technology is reasserting the credibility of research through impact and ROI at a boardroom level. IIeX demonstrated that automation will ...

Microsoft Xbox One X Preorders: All You Need To Know

6/22/2017 Microsoft officially announced the Xbox One X, previously known as Project Scorpio, at the E3 show earlier this month. The console, the most powerful in the world, delivers true 4K gaming.

Amazon, Microsoft Still Rule Cloud; Oracle, Alibaba May Catch Up (ORCL, BABA)

6/22/2017 first revealed the revenue from its cloud services division, the cloud computing industry's contours were clearly defined. Amazon was the leader by a wide margin.

Microsoft Launches New Branded Podcast On How The Future Of Tech Is Decided Today

6/22/2017 Now Microsoft has joined the fray with a new podcast called .future (dot-future), that aims to tell stories about growing technologies that touch our everyday lives–from the cloud, to gaming, to health–and how the decisions being made today will affect ...

Red Hat Grows Linux Business as Telcos Adopt OpenStack

6/22/2017 Red Hat's core business has always been based on Linux, which even now continues to show signs of growth. Red Hat reported its first quarter fiscal 2018 financial results on June 20, with revenue coming in at $677 million for a 19 percent year-over ...

3 Things You Should Know About Influencer Marketing (According To This Industry Pro)

6/22/2017 There are only a handful of brands and companies that have truly gone all in on influencer marketing, recognizing the value (and ROI) of the new strategy. For many, though, influencer marketing is still seen as the Wild West. They are understandably ...

Box integrates with Microsoft Teams, creating hub for billions of Office files in the cloud

6/22/2017 To help businesses pull together these various strands, Box, a cloud and content management service, has announced a new offering: An integration with Microsoft Teams, the chat-based workspace in Microsoft Office 365. Announced on Wednesday, on a ...

Microsoft says its AI took a data scientist's job

6/22/2017 The Custom Decision Service, which the company introduced at its Build conference last month, took over at one of Microsoft's customers, according to Jennifer Chayes, a distinguished scientist at the company's research arm. “One of the startups, they ...

Microsoft Outlines Its Tooling Future: Moves Away from Traditional Testing Methods with Windows 10

6/22/2017 IT pros may be wrestling with how to test and maintain Window 10, given the operating system's faster release cycles, but to hear Microsoft tell it, testing is just passé. Microsoft actually stopped testing its internal "quality" operating system ...

Adobe CEO Touts Microsoft Partnership

6/22/2017 Adobe Systems Incorporated (NASDAQ: ADBE) announced in March a new partnership with Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ: MSFT) to create a shared data format between Adobe's Marketing Software platform (re-named Experience Cloud) with Microsoft's ...

Power to the User: Accenture & Microsoft Are Changing Identity with ...

6/22/2017 A lofty claim, perhaps, but the idea is arguably bolstered by the launch this week of a functioning blockchain prototype this week built by Microsoft and Accenture.

Microsoft is adding a GPU monitor to Task Manager in Windows 10

6/22/2017 Microsoft said it is adding and even prioritizing this new feature based on the feedback it received. Insiders who download the latest build are also warned that it is still under construction and that it may contain bugs.

The Windows PC is cooler than it's ever been before — here's how Microsoft made it happen

6/22/2017 Microsoft is taking credit for at least some of the Windows PC's resurgence. To help spur PC makers to release more more innovative designs, the company changed the way it interacts them, Han said.

Microsoft argues Fireball's infections rank much lower - CNET

6/22/2017 Some security researchers say Fireball hit more than 250 million computers. Microsoft is arguing it's more like 5 million.

Dictate email messages in Microsoft Outlook - CNET

6/22/2017 Microsoft's new Cortana-powered plug-in adds speech recognition to the desktop mail client, and can even translate your words to different languages.

Microsoft Dictate Types While You Talk - Small Business Trends

6/22/2017 If there is one word synonymous with digital technology, it is efficiency. And the folks at Microsoft Garage have released a new tool which will make you more ...

Two Britons arrested over Microsoft hack - BBC News

6/22/2017 It is believed the men from Sleaford and Bracknell were part of a larger group.

Why Microsoft is partially responsible for the first iPhone, and other origin stories

6/22/2017 Want to know the real reason why Apple started building the iPhone? Apparently, it was because founder Steve Jobs just "hated this guy at Microsoft." That revelation came from former Apple software engineer Scott Forstall, who recently spoke with ...

Microsoft: The Future Of Video Is A Combo Of Cloud And AI

6/22/2017 “Unlike other providers who use your data to sell groceries or other services that compete [with your business], your data belongs to you,” Martin Wahl, principal program manager for Microsoft, told a room full of media and entertainment execs Tuesday ...

Best Linux Distro: Linux Experts Rate Distros

6/22/2017 These days, I am seeing significant evidence that Linux Mint has become king of the newbie distros. Built from Ubuntu's LTS release(s), Linux Mint has become a preferred Linux distro among many users. I have friends of mine that use Linux Mint ...

CMTL Testing First Linux Based Intel® Server Board

6/22/2017 ANAHEIM, Calif., June 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- CMTL, (www.cmtlabs.com, (Computer Memory Test Labs)), announced today that it has initiated memory compatibility testing on Intel's Linux OS based server board, the S7200AP (Adam Pass). The board is ...

Linux vs. Windows Server OS Comparison - CIOReview

6/22/2017 Linux vs. Windows Server OS Comparison By CIOReview - A comparison between Linux and Windows while selecting the server operating system is like being ...

Popcorn Linux OS gives processors a common language

6/22/2017 Thanks to a new operating system called Popcorn Linux, the Navy may be able to speed systems development and cut maintenance.

Stack Clash Bug Could Compromise Linux and Unix Defenses

6/22/2017 A vulnerability known as the Stack Clash bug could be exploited by attackers to gain full root privileges. Security firm Qualys reported the bug, which affects memory management in Linux and Unix-based operating systems. The vulnerability is known as ...

Viewing Linux output in columns | Network World

6/22/2017 The Linux column command makes it easy to display data in a columnar format -- often making it easier to view, digest, or incorporate into a report.

Linus Torvalds Explains How Linux Still Surprises and Motivates Him

6/22/2017 Linux Torvalds spoke with Dirk Hohndel in one of their famous “fireside chats” this week at LinuxCon China. The Linux Foundation. Linus Torvalds took to the stage in China for the first time Monday at LinuxCon + ContainerCon + CloudOpen China in Beijing.

ShippingEasy Publishes Definitive Guide to E-commerce Shipping

6/22/2017 AUSTIN, TX--(Marketwired - June 20, 2017) - ShippingEasy, an innovative provider of the leading cloud-based solutions for e-commerce sellers of all sizes, has published the Definitive Guide to E-commerce Shipping, a must-read for online sellers wanting ...

Synergy CHC Corp. Acquires "Per-fekt Beauty Brand" expanding its presence in the cosmetics and skincare space

6/22/2017 Their secret is a very specific process and ROI based algorithm used on various online platforms. To date, Flat Tummy Tea has built a targeted social media following of over 1,350,000, many of whom are now customers.

Ultimate Software Customer Wins Nucleus Research Technology ROI Award for Return on Human Capital ...

6/22/2017 Nucleus Research analysts perform an independent ROI assessment calculating the actual business benefits and ROI achieved by the project.

How Enterprises Can Finally Capitalize on Machine Learning

6/22/2017 In this special guest feature, Dr. Michael Zeller, SVP, AI Strategy & Innovation at Software AG, discusses how enterprises have reached a pivotal moment for operationalizing machine learning.

Get ready: Mortgage rates, monthly payments on rise

6/22/2017 There are cap rates and ROI formulae that dictate price. If the numbers do not meet certain criteria, the property will not sell.

Open Call for Speakers: Fall 2017 Incident Resolution Summits--Chicago & London

6/22/2017 IRVINE, Calif., June 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Resolve Systems, the only enterprise-wide incident response and automation platform for Security, IT Operations and Network Operations, announces its sponsorship of two 2017 Incident Resolution Summits this ...

3 Things You Should Know About Influencer Marketing (According To This Industry Pro)

6/22/2017 There are only a handful of brands and companies that have truly gone all in on influencer marketing, recognizing the value (and ROI) of the new strategy. For many, though, influencer marketing is still seen as the Wild West. They are understandably ...

Status ICO Raised More Than $100 Million for Ethereum-Powered DApps on iOS and Android

6/22/2017 Initial coin offerings are the new hottest thing. Startups are raising millions of dollars, and in some cases hundreds of millions of dollars, very quickly.

UN Blockchain Tackles Undocumented Citizens With Microsoft & Accenture

6/20/2017 Microsoft and Accenture have teamed up in the hopes of using Blockchain to provide identification to the world's 1.1 bln undocumented citizens.

Hacker Board Survey Results: More Raspberry Pi, Please - Linux.com

6/20/2017 The results are in for the 2017 Hacker Board survey. A total of 1705 Linux.com and LinuxGizmos readers voted for their favorite Linux-driven, community-backed ...

How to Mitigate Pain Points in the Partner Journey

6/20/2017 Ultimately, by lessening the workload of a partner, and automating as much work as possible, suppliers are bound to set their partners up for success and create a situation that increases the sales and ROI for all parties. As chief marketing officer of ...

2 Big Dividend Plays Near Buy Point; Which One Owns Microsoft?

6/20/2017 Many dividend exchange traded funds have broken out or are on the verge of a potential breakout. Schwab U.S. Large Cap Value (SCHV) has been trading close to a 51.06 flat-base buy point.

Glympse partners with Microsoft to help track service technicians in ...

6/20/2017 Seattle-based location technology company Glympse is announcing a new partnership to help users of Microsoft Dynamics 365 Field Service track house calls.

Is Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) Stock an Unstoppable Behemoth?

6/20/2017 It isn't your mother's Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) anymore. In fact, with so much going for it, I've put MSFT stock on my “consider” list for my own stock advisory newsletter, The Liberty Portfolio.

The Microsoft security hole at the heart of Russian election hacking

6/20/2017 Russian hacking of the 2016 election went deeper than breaking into the Democratic National Committee and the Clinton campaign - the Russians also hacked their way into getting information about election-related hardware and software shortly before ...

Microsoft, Baidu Pledge to Use AMD's New Server Chips

6/20/2017 Advanced Micro Devices Inc., trying to re-enter the lucrative server chip market, will get the help of Microsoft Corp. and Baidu Inc. who have committed to using its new Epyc product in their data centers.

Microsoft's latest experimental app adds voice dictation to Office

6/20/2017 Microsoft is using Cortana's speech recognition smarts to bring dictation to the company's Office suite. The new app is simply named Dictate, and it's the latest project to come from Microsoft Garage, which is the company's experimental software outfit ...

Pogo Linux Atlas Server Line Supports Disruptive New AMD EPYC Processors for Both Server and Storage Deployments

6/20/2017 Today Pogo Linux, a leading supplier of rack mount server and storage products, announced the launch of their refreshed, cost-effective Atlas server line, based on the new AMD EPYC series of processors.

Stack Crash flaw blows local root hole in loads of Linux programs

6/20/2017 The potential for re-visiting the problem's been known for a while because, as Qualys writes, "The only public exploits are Gaël Delalleau's and Rafal Wojtczuk's, and they were written before Linux introduced a protection against stack-clashes (a ...

Microsoft Expands Linux Container Support in Windows Server

6/20/2017 Microsoft has decided to expand its support for Linux containers in the next release of Windows Server. Linux containers and workloads will work natively on Windows Server, said Erin Chapple, general manager for the server operating system, in an ...

Xplore to Lead $16M+ Workforce Mobilization Project with Major Telecommunications Provider

6/20/2017 AUSTIN, Texas - June 20, 2017 - Xplore Technologies Corp. today announced that it has received the first orders under a mobile workforce technology refresh agreement that is expected to exceed $16M over the next two years.

This Salesforce Ally Is Gearing Up to Take on Microsoft and Oracle

6/20/2017 Salesforce is the leader in this category. But those same business customers also typically use other ERP software from the likes of NetSuite, SAP (sap), Oracle (orcl), or Microsoft (msft) to run their back-end manufacturing, inventory, and accounting ...

Microsoft Monday: Xbox Live Avatars, New Minecraft Story Mode, Modern Keyboard With Fingerprint ID

6/20/2017 Microsoft Monday is a weekly column that focuses on updates in regards to the Redmond giant. This week, Microsoft Monday includes details about new Xbox Live Avatars, Minecraft: Story Mode Season Two, the Pix app update, the Age Of Empires remaster, ...