Tag: Microsoft

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 …

Microsoft Pix for iOS Update with More AI Smarts

Microsoft’s Pix camera app for iOS has been updated to automatically detect whiteboards, documents, and business cards in real time. “Microsoft Pix is pushing the boundaries of image understanding, using AI to take better pictures of everything from a snapshot of your kid in new sneakers …

Microsoft fixing Windows 10 CU gaming performance issues

Microsoft introduced its Game mode optimisations with Windows 10 Creators Update. Ahead of its introduction we were teased with tales of the mode yielding up to 5 per cent performance improvements and other cool gaming orientated features. However the Creators Update didn’t fare well on some …

Microsoft partner with Amazon: Cortana meets Alexa

  It’s rare to see giants collaborate, even more so to see two giant tech companies in Seattle join forces to advance and bring voice assistant to a mass market. Today Microsoft and Amazon announced that each of their voice assistants will be able to integrate …

Microsoft extends Windows 10S free upgrade period

Microsoft launched the Surface Laptop and Surface Pro in May. At the respective launch events the devices were showcased in various colours for consumers to pick from. Microsoft was proud of the craftsmanship of these new Surface devices and that extended to the choice of four …

Microsoft Launches the Security Compliance Toolkit 1.0

  Security Compliance Manager (SCM) is dead. To replace it, Microsoft has released the Security Compliance Toolkit (SCT). In this Ask the Admin, I’ll explain why SCM was killed off and how the new toolkit stacks up in comparison. Microsoft recently announced the availability of the …

Microsoft removes ReFS creation ability in Windows 10 Pro

  The Windows 10 Fall Creators Update will come with several changes on Windows 10 machines. There are several features that have been removed or deprecated in Windows 10 Fall Creators Update. Microsoft recently updated their post to mention that the ReFS creation ability in Windows …