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Peter Bright / Ars Technica:
Epic's Tim Sweeney is missing the point: the restrictions of the Universal Windows Platform make PCs easier to use and more secure   —  Tim Sweeney is missing the point; the PC platform needs fixing  —  Op-ed: Bringing the console model to Windows wasn't an accident.
Mar 13, 2016, 1:55 AMIn context
Peter Bright / Ars Technica:
Microsoft joins the Eclipse foundation, open sources some of its plugins   —  The Eclipse Foundation, the organization that oversees development of the Eclipse development environment, has a new member: Microsoft announced Tuesday that it is joining so that it can more easily collaborate with the Eclipse community.
Mar 8, 2016, 1:40 PMIn context
Peter Bright / Ars Technica:
Microsoft announces Windows Defender Advanced Threat Protection service for enterprise, uses cloud to detect breaches by analyzing system behavior   —  Windows Defender Advanced Threat Protection uses cloud power to figure out you've been pwned  —  New service can detect network breaches by spotting unusual system behavior.
Mar 1, 2016, 9:00 AMIn context
Peter Bright / Ars Technica:
$3,000 HoloLens dev kit available for pre-order now, shipping March 30   —  Futuristic hardware finally gets into developers' hands.  —  If you want to get your hands on Microsoft's holographic headset, the company is now taking pre-orders for the HoloLens Development Edition.
Feb 29, 2016, 9:10 AMIn context
Peter Bright / Ars Technica:
Windows 10 Mobile review: a better platform and OS than Windows Phone 8.1, but still feels quite buggy, and offers little for existing iOS and Android users   —  Windows 10 Mobile review: Windows on phones gets rebooted.  Again.  —  This is the smartphone platform Microsoft has wanted to build for a long time.
Dec 24, 2015, 9:30 AMIn context
Peter Bright / Ars Technica:
Microsoft to open source Chakra, the JavaScript heart of its Edge browser   —  Source will be available from January, and open to community contributions.  —  At JSConf in Florida today, Microsoft announced that it is open sourcing Chakra, the JavaScript engine used in its Edge and Internet Explorer browsers.
Dec 5, 2015, 1:25 PMIn context
Peter Bright / Ars Technica:
Lumia 950 review: great screen and camera, using phone as a PC is neat but limited; it's not the ground-breaking phone Windows Phone needed to attract new users   —  Lumia 950 review: Windows Phone finally has a new flagship—will anyone care?  —  Camera is great and Continuum is cool …
Nov 20, 2015, 12:45 PMIn context
Peter Bright / Ars Technica:
Microsoft's Connect developer event: Visual Studio now supports debugging Linux apps; Visual Studio Code is now open source; Android emulator coming soon to Mac   —  Visual Studio now supports debugging Linux apps; Code editor now open source  —  Microsoft doubles down on cross-platform software development.
Nov 18, 2015, 10:40 AMIn context
Peter Bright / Ars Technica:
Microsoft starts rolling out its first major update to Windows 10, adding features for both consumers and enterprises   —  Windows 10 November Update: features, fixes, and enterprise readiness  —  The first major update to Windows 10 adds features for consumers and enterprises alike.
Nov 12, 2015, 9:10 AMIn context
Peter Bright / Ars Technica:
OEMs to stop selling PCs with Windows 7 by October 31, 2016   —  Within a year, OEMs will only be able to ship PCs with Windows 10.  —  In February last year, Microsoft said that it would give a one year warning of when systems with Windows 7 preinstalled would no longer be available from OEMs.
Nov 3, 2015, 9:45 AMIn context

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