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Emil Protalinski / VentureBeat:
Microsoft debuts Azure Cosmos DB, a globally distributed database with five consistency choices, and new MySQL and PostgreSQL options for Azure Database   —  Arguably the biggest Azure news to come out of Microsoft's Build 2017 developer conference is the debut of Azure Cosmos DB.
May 10, 2017, 11:33 AMIn context
Emil Protalinski / VentureBeat:
Microsoft launches Visual Studio 2017 for Mac out of preview   —  At Microsoft's Build 2017 developer conference, its biggest Visual Studio news wasn't even for its own platform: Visual Studio 2017 for Mac has hit general availability (download here, requires OS X El Capitan 10.11 or higher).
May 10, 2017, 11:10 AMIn context
Emil Protalinski / VentureBeat:
Microsoft is bringing Office to the Windows Store   —  At its Microsoft EDU event in New York City today, the company announced it is bringing Microsoft Office to the Windows Store.  We're talking about the full Win32 version of Office — this is not a mobile version, Universal Windows Platform …
May 2, 2017, 11:15 AMIn context
Emil Protalinski / VentureBeat:
Microsoft unveils Windows 10 S, a streamlined version for education that only runs apps from Windows Store, launching this summer   —  At its education event in New York City today, Microsoft announced a new edition of its latest operating system: Windows 10 S. Available on first-party …
May 2, 2017, 10:00 AMIn context
Emil Protalinski / VentureBeat:
Mozilla releases Firefox 53 with two new themes, separate graphics process on Windows that utilizes system's GPU, reader mode, no support for Windows XP, Vista   —  Mozilla today launched Firefox 53 for Windows, Mac, Linux, and Android.  The new version includes two new themes on desktop …
Apr 19, 2017, 7:00 PMIn context
Emil Protalinski / VentureBeat:
Google updates Allo with file sharing, Photos with low connectivity features, and Duo with audio calling, rolling out first to users in Brazil   —  At an event in São Paulo, Brazil today, Google announced a slew of updates to its various apps.  On top of implementing location sharing in Google Maps …
Mar 22, 2017, 1:30 PMIn context
Emil Protalinski / VentureBeat:
IDC: global wearable shipments reached 33.9M in Q4 2016, up 16.9% YoY, as Fitbit sales declined 22.7% YoY to 6.5M   —  Despite a tough few quarters last year, including market share losses throughout, Fitbit is still the king of wearables.  Big tech companies were expected to dominate …
Mar 2, 2017, 1:20 PMIn context
Emil Protalinski / VentureBeat:
Google updates Allo with GIF sharing, animated emoji, and one tap to reach Assistant   —  Google has updated its smart messaging app Allo with three new features.  The new version is rolling out worldwide for Android today and is coming to iOS “soon” — you can grab it from Google Play and Apple's App Store.
Mar 2, 2017, 9:05 AMIn context
Emil Protalinski / VentureBeat:
Microsoft releases new Windows 10 preview with a picture-in-picture feature called Compact Overlay, new share icon, Dynamic Lock, more   —  Timed perfectly with Windows Developer Day, Microsoft today released a new Windows 10 preview for PCs with a Compact Overlay mode, Dynamic Lock, and improved full-screen Game Bar support.
Feb 8, 2017, 2:35 PMIn context
Emil Protalinski / VentureBeat:
Google open-sources Chrome for iOS, adding the code to the Chromium project repository   —  Google has uploaded its Chrome for iOS code into the open source Chromium repository.  In other words, Chrome for iOS has now been open-sourced like Chrome for other platforms, letting anyone examine, modify, and compile the project.
Jan 31, 2017, 2:10 PMIn context

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