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Peter Bright / Ars Technica:
Leaked Microsoft intranet screenshot reveals Office 2016 for Windows will be released Sept. 22   —  Office 2016 for Windows coming on September 22  —  Already available for OS X, the new Office will soon be out for Windows, too.  —  A leaked image from a Microsoft intranet site has disclosed …
Aug 26, 2015, 10:50 AMIn context
Peter Bright / Ars Technica UK:
Microsoft does not intend to provide full release notes for Windows 10 patches   —  Microsoft has no plans to tell us what's in Windows patches  —  Microsoft has now released three cumulative updates for Windows 10.  These updates combine security fixes with non-security bug fixes …
Aug 21, 2015, 5:20 PMIn context
Peter Bright / Ars Technica:
Review: Windows 10 is the best version yet—once the bugs get fixed   —  Your very own personal assistant, a better browser... and something called the Start menu.  —  I'm more conflicted about Windows 10 than I have been about any previous version of Windows.
Jul 29, 2015, 1:45 AMIn context
Peter Bright / Ars Technica:
New patent group threatens to derail 4K HEVC video streaming   —  It's better than H.264, but it's going to cost more than H.264 too.  —  A new industry group called HEVC Advance is threatening to demand royalties for the new HEVC video codec that could halve the bandwidth required …
Jul 25, 2015, 12:10 AMIn context
Peter Bright / Ars Technica:
Intel shows Moore's Law is slowing with plans for a third generation of 14nm chips, delays switch to 10nm process to 2017   —  Intel confirms tick-tock-shattering Kaby Lake processor as Moore's Law falters  —  Company will make three generations of 14nm processors, delaying the switch to 10nm.
Jul 15, 2015, 11:10 PMIn context
Peter Bright / Ars Technica:
Microsoft Windows 10 upgrade: free for users with valid Windows 7 or 8 license, all Insider program members will continue to receive preview releases   —  Microsoft clarification kinda clears up free Windows 10 license confusion  —  It's free if you upgrade from Windows 7 or 8—or stay forever in preview.
Jun 22, 2015, 7:25 PMIn context
Peter Bright / Ars Technica:
Microsoft stealthily backs away from free Windows 10 promise   —  We thought this would happen.  —  On Friday, Microsoft described a way for anyone to get Windows 10 for free: activated, genuine, and updated forever.  We wrote at the time that we expected the company to do a volte-face and back away from this promise.
Jun 22, 2015, 10:15 AMIn context
Peter Bright / Ars Technica:
New Xbox One interface shown: Quicker, social, and Cortana-equipped   —  And far fewer tiles than before.  —  The Xbox One is getting a major update later this year that'll bring an all-new user interface to the console.  Microsoft gave a short preview of the new interface as part …
Jun 16, 2015, 10:55 AMIn context
Peter Bright / Ars Technica:
Microsoft bringing SSH to Windows and PowerShell   —  Will contribute to OpenSSH to make it run well on Windows.  —  SSH, or secure shell, is the mainstay of remote access and administration in the Linux world, and the lack of any straightforward equivalent has always been an awkward feature of the Windows world.
Jun 2, 2015, 9:50 PMIn context
Peter Bright / Ars Technica:
All about Microsoft's Edge Browser: Extensions, high performance asm.js, and no more ActiveX   —  And no chance of open source any time soon.  —  Microsoft has spent the past few days talking about the new browser formerly known as Project Spartan: what it will do, what it won't do, and what it won't do yet but will do soon.
May 11, 2015, 10:50 AMIn context

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