Tag: Microsoft

Microsoft resumes Bitcoin payment after a short halt

Last week we reported that Microsoft has halted payments using Bitcoins due to instability issues. The reason given was the high volatility and fees along with the overall instability of the coin. A spokesman has now confirmed that Microsoft has resumed accepting Bitcoins. We’ve restored bitcoin …

UWP apps now support subscription billing

From today developers and services have a new option to earn revenue from Windows 10 users. The Windows Store has just enabled support for subscriptions, as can be seen in the screenshot above. Developers can use subscriptions to sell digital products with automated recurring billing. Developers …

Microsoft Releases Compliance Manager Preview

  In this Ask the Admin, I’ll look at how Microsoft’s new service can help organizations meet compliance requirements. Earlier this week, I attended an event hosted by Microsoft announcing its new Compliance Manager for Microsoft 365. While the presentation was geared towards Microsoft 365’s unique …

Microsoft lets Cortana reply to your Skype messages

  AI voice assistant finds answers to your questions, and recommends restaurants Skype users will now be able to rely on Cortana to help them finish off sentences and find information for people they are chatting to. Microsoft has unveiled the new feature for its VoIP …

Microsoft Launcher for Android – Features & Download

  With Joe Belfiore making announcements on Twitter about the discontinuation of Windows Phone platform, Microsoft has already advanced towards other mobile operating systems in the market. Microsoft has been pushing apps to the Google Play Store and iOS App Store. The recent announcements include Microsoft …

Microsoft Edge Now On iOS, Coming Soon To Android

Microsoft announced that its Edge web browser is now available for iOS devices, while an Android version is on its way soon. The company is also relaunching its Arrow Launcher for Android phones and now calling the Microsoft Launcher. Microsoft Edge For iOS & Android Microsoft …

Review: Microsoft Surface Pro (2017)

There was no shortage of question marks when Microsoft announced plans to launch its own line of Surface PCs, but credit where it’s due, in the space of five years, Surface has become a benchmark for others in the industry. Surface Laptop is widely regarded as …

How to Save Money With Microsoft Edge and Cortana

The Cortana voice assistant in Windows 10 lets you ask questions, issue commands, and perform tasks with the tap of a finger or sound of your voice. But Cortana has another trick up its sleeve, one designed to save you money. When you use the Microsoft …