Windows 10 to Get Its Own Dedicated AI Platform, New Preview Expands Sets

HIGHLIGHTS Microsoft has announced Windows ML platform The platform will be included in the next major Windows 10 update Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 17618 released with Sets expansion Artificial intelligence (AI) isn’t something all new for Microsoft. But now, the Redmond giant has chosen to bring an AI platform right within the next major Windows 10 update to let […]

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Microsoft’s Near Share to Bring AirDrop-Like Experience to Windows 10

HIGHLIGHTS Latest Windows 10 Insider Build includes Near Share feature The feature uses Bluetooth to enable wireless file transfer functionality The new Insider Preview build also has “Mute-a-Tab” option on Edge Attempting to counter Apple, Microsoft has built its own AirDrop alternative for Windows 10 which it calls “Near Share”. The new feature has started been in testing in […]

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Microsoft Ponders Free Windows Phone Licensing

If you prefer Windows mobile devices for your business, you know the choices out there are limited. After all, smartphone and tablet makers must pay a license fee every time they install Windows on one of their devices. By contrast, Google’s popular Android operating system is free. So there’s often little incentive to make a Windows […]

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HTC Flagship Phone Now Has Windows Phone 8.1 Version

HTC has announced the launch of the HTC One M8 for Windows 8.1. The company claims the phone is the first example of a flagship device being offered with two different operating systems. The HTC One (M8) is already available as an Android device. That version was released earlier this year. Online and retail sales […]

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Windows 10 Adds New Dimensions with 3D Paint and PowerPoint

If the upgrade of Paint to 3D by Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) works, this might be what catapults the technology for mass adoption. For over 30 years the Paint app has remained popular because it is easy to use, and thankfully Microsoft hasn’t forgotten that. According to the company, it will be just as easy to capture, […]

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