Beam game streaming and broadcasting on Xbox One

Beam Now Available to Insiders on Xbox One and Windows 10 Creators Update

Beam, the new game broadcasting feature that first appeared on Insider builds of Windows 10 Creators Update is now available to Xbox One as well, for Xbox Insiders. With a few simple clicks and...
Get a Windows 10 upgrade for free as of February 2017

Can I Still Get a Free Windows 10 Upgrade Now, in February 2017?

As we approach March 30, 2017, when Microsoft is very likely to release the first stable version of Windows 10 Creators Update on the Dell Canvas, a lot of people might be looking to...
Gartner Magic Quadrant for Business Intelligence and Analytics

Gartner Magic Quadrant Shows Microsoft Leading BI and Analytics Industry

Gartner has placed Microsoft at the top of the Business Intelligence and Analytics segment in its Magic Quadrant published February 2017, and we can almost see Microsoft leaping for joy. Gartner’s Magic Quadrant rates...
cloud computing infrastructure - Microsoft Azure vs. Amazon AWS

Amazon AWS and Microsoft Azure: A Cloud Infrastructure (IaaS) Duopoly?

Amazon Web Services Vs. Microsoft Azure is shaping up to be a fight that will shape the cloud computing industry’s future over the next decade. AWS and its cohort of cloud services, and Microsoft...
Windows 10 Mobile on Alcatel IDOL 4S with VR headset included at $288 with T-Mobile

Alcatel IDOL 4S with Windows 10 Mobile and Virtual Reality Headset for $288

Let's take a look under the hood and kick some tires on the Alcatel IDOL 4S that comes with Windows 10 Mobile out of the box. The smartphone also includes a virtual reality headset,...
AWS launches Amazon Chime, a unified communications platform

AWS Launches Amazon Chime, but Can it Compete with Microsoft Skype or Slack?

Amazon Web Services (AWS) yesterday announced the launch of Amazon Chime, a cloud-based unified communications platform for video and audio conference calls, screen sharing and content sharing, and instant messaging.In its press release, Amazon...
Project NEON screenshot leaked

New Design Changes for Windows 10 Leaked in a Screenshot from Project NEON

Project NEON has been talked about for quite some time now. It is a major design shift for Microsoft that will be coming to Redstone 3, which is the Windows 10 update that will...
Is Google Chrome the best browser to run Office 365 cloud applications

Is Google Chrome the Most Popular Browser for Office 365 Cloud Applications?

One could be forgiven for assuming that a suite of cloud-based applications from Microsoft, such as Office 365, would naturally run better on their latest browser, Microsoft Edge, rather than any other browser. But is...
Microsoft launches Microsoft Azure IP Advantage program for eligible Azure users

Microsoft Offers Unique IP Protection Program for Microsoft Azure Customers

This week, Microsoft became the first tech company to offer uncapped indemnification coverage to its Microsoft Azure cloud customers. As the cloud computing industry keeps adding billions of dollars in business each year, it...
Windows 10 free upgrade - will it be available until March 30, 2017, when Windows 10 Creators Update launches?

Windows 10 Free Upgrade to Stay Until Windows 10 Creators Update Comes?

As some of you might know, we've been periodically reminding our readers that the Windows 10 free upgrade is still open to users of assistive technology tools such as screenreader or other utilities.As of today,...