Latest Microsoft Patch Breaks Windows 10 Desktop Search, Start Menu, Audio

[ad_1] This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Microsoft’s efforts to tame the problems in Windows 10 1903 continue to backfire for the company. Earlier this month, we discussed how a cumulative update patch had broken Cortana and SearchUI functionality more generally, causing high CPU usage spikes […]

You can kickstart a new career in cloud computing with this Microsoft Azure training

[ad_1] This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Cloud services and platforms are playing an increasingly important role in businesses spanning virtually every industry. Companies ranging from small startups to Fortune 500 conglomerates all rely on the cloud in order to innovate new products and reach more […]

Microsoft debuts a new version of its To Do app as Wunderlist founder expresses remorse – gpgmail

[ad_1] Microsoft several years ago acquired the popular iOS app Wunderlist with the intention of building out its own list-making productivity app that brings the best of Wunderlist’s feature set to a larger group of mobile consumers. This is a similar path as Microsoft took with email app Accompli, which later became Microsoft Outlook for […]

Microsoft Releases First Windows 10 PowerToys Add-Ons

[ad_1] This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. In an earlier technological era when desktops ruled and laptops were briefcases, Microsoft released a suite of Windows 95 extensions called PowerToys. Despite a committed fan base, PowerToys faded away in newer versions of Windows, but Microsoft announced some […]

Microsoft: Latest Windows 10 1903 Update Can Cause CPU Spikes, Break Desktop Search

[ad_1] This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Earlier this week, reports surfaced that some Windows 10 users are having problems with Windows 10 1903. The latest cumulative update released for the OS, KB4512941, can cause CPU usage to surge to 30 percent or even as high […]

Microsoft Demos Touch-Optimized Desktop in Latest Windows 10 Insider Build

[ad_1] This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Microsoft’s touch-friendly tile UI arrived in Windows 8 where it was forced upon everyone all the time. Microsoft learned its lesson from that, and Windows 10 only uses the full-screen tiles in tablet mode. In the latest Insider build, […]

Microsoft Will Publish exFAT Spec, but Linux Devs Aren’t Happy

[ad_1] This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Microsoft has announced that it will publish the technical implementation details of the exFAT standard and allow support to be integrated into the Linux kernel at a future date. This is a major change for Microsoft, which once weaponized […]

Microsoft May Finally Launch Dual-Screen Device at Oct. 2 Surface Event

[ad_1] This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Microsoft is holding its next Surface event in New York City on October 2 and rumors are buzzing that the company could launch its long-rumored, never-shipped dual-screen device, codenamed Centaurus. It would be a significant change of approach if […]

Microsoft wants to bring exFAT to the Linux kernel – gpgmail

[ad_1] ExFAT, the Extended File Allocation Table, is Microsoft’s file system for flash drives and SD cards, which launched in 2006. Because it was proprietary, mounting these drives and cards on Linux machines generally involved installing additional software. Today, however, Microsoft announced that it is supporting the addition of exFAT to the Linux kernel and […]

Microsoft Azure’s cloud regions in Switzerland are now open for business – gpgmail

[ad_1] Microsoft today announced the availability of its cloud regions in Switzerland. The company first announced its plans for two Swiss regions near Zurich and Geneva, called Switzerland North and West, in 2018. Earlier this year, Microsoft noted that it was seeing quite a bit of interest in these regions, especially from companies in highly […]