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Emil Protalinski / VentureBeat:
Glassdoor: Facebook dethrones Airbnb as the best tech company to work for in the U.S.   —  Career website Glassdoor today released its ninth annual Employees' Choice Awards, a list of the 50 best companies to work for in the coming year.  Facebook was crowned as the number one tech company to work for in 2017, displacing Airbnb.
Dec 7, 2016, 1:20 AMIn context
Emil Protalinski / VentureBeat:
Microsoft joins The Linux Foundation as a Platinum member; John Gossman, architect on the Microsoft Azure team, will sit on the foundation's Board of Directors   —  At its Connect(); 2016 developer event in New York City today, Microsoft announced it is joining The Linux Foundation.
Nov 16, 2016, 10:37 AMIn context
Emil Protalinski / VentureBeat:
Microsoft rolls out guest accounts on Skype for Web so users can chat or call without a Skype account; conversations last 24 hours, can be saved via sign-in   —  Microsoft today announced a small but significant update to Skype for Web: Guest accounts.  If you want to start a Skype conversation …
Nov 14, 2016, 10:30 PMIn context
Emil Protalinski / VentureBeat:
YouTube adds HDR video support, for higher color contrast and more detailed shadows and highlights on compatible devices   —  YouTube today added support for High Dynamic Range (HDR) videos.  This means you can now watch YouTube videos in HDR on supported devices, including HDR TVs …
Nov 7, 2016, 12:55 PMIn context
Emil Protalinski / VentureBeat:
Microsoft says it has no plans for a free or consumer version of Teams; cheapest option for access is Office 365 Business Essentials at $5 per user per month   —  Microsoft today launched a preview of Microsoft Teams, an obvious Slack competitor (even Slack thinks so).  The big difference?
Nov 2, 2016, 1:52 PMIn context
Emil Protalinski / VentureBeat:
Google discloses actively exploited Windows vulnerability just 10 days after reporting it to Microsoft   —  Google today shared details about a security flaw in Windows, just 10 days after disclosing it to Microsoft on October 21.  To make matters worse, Google says it is aware …
Oct 31, 2016, 5:05 PMIn context
Emil Protalinski / VentureBeat:
Microsoft announces high-end Surface Book i7 with 16-hour battery life, for $2,399; pre-orders open today, ships in November   —  At its Windows 10 event in New York City today, Microsoft unveiled the Surface Book i7, succeeding the 13.5-inch Surface Book laptop released last year.
Oct 26, 2016, 11:33 AMIn context
Emil Protalinski / VentureBeat:
Windows 10 “Creators Update” coming early 2017 for free, featuring 3D and mixed reality, 4K gaming, more   —  At its Windows 10 event in New York City today, Microsoft announced the Creators Update for Windows 10.  The company detailed a slew of new features coming to its latest and greatest operating system, for free.
Oct 26, 2016, 10:25 AMIn context
Emil Protalinski / VentureBeat:
Facebook updates Instagram Windows 10 app to support PCs and tablets, requires touchscreen and rear-facing camera to upload photos and videos   —  Facebook today updated its Windows 10 app for Instagram to support PCs and tablets.  You can download the new version now from the Windows Store.
Oct 14, 2016, 9:15 AMIn context
Emil Protalinski / VentureBeat:
Google debuts Project Fi group plan to add up to 5 people for $15/month per user for texts and calls   —  Starting today, Google's Project Fi now offers a group plan.  Fi users can now have up to six people on one plan, inviting new members at any time for $15 per month.
Oct 11, 2016, 2:50 PMIn context

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IBM:
IBM will give $200,000 to a team that can come up with a solution for natural disaster preparedness  —  Call for Code, The initiative for developers to use their mastery of the latest technologies, to build solutions that can change the world.
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