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Peter Bright / Ars Technica:
How Microsoft's strategy for supporting apps developed for Android and iOS differs from similar plans by BlackBerry and IBM   —  Android and iOS apps on Windows: What is Microsoft doing—and will it work?  —  Running a competitor's apps has been done before.  It hasn't worked.
May 10, 2015, 11:25 AMIn context
Peter Bright / Ars Technica:
Surface 3 review: great build quality, good battery life, poor CPU and storage performance; useful accessories are paid extras   —  Surface 3 review: Smaller, slower, cheaper... better?  —  Switching to an x86 processor has made the Surface so much better.  —  To understand the Surface 3, you must first understand the Surface Pro 3.
Apr 14, 2015, 11:35 PMIn context
Peter Bright / Ars Technica:
A closer look at the rather rough and not yet ready Windows 10 for phones   —  The new build has a ton of apps and a ton of promise, but feels a long way from done.  —  Windows 10 Technical Preview for phones took a big step forward today with the public release of build 10051.
Apr 14, 2015, 4:50 AMIn context
Peter Bright / Ars Technica:
Windows 10 to make the Secure Boot alt-OS lock out a reality   —  Windows 10 hardware must support Secure Boot and won't have to let you turn it off.  —  Those of you with long memories will recall a barrage of complaints in the run up to Windows 8's launch that concerned the ability to install …
Mar 20, 2015, 6:20 PMIn context
Peter Bright / Ars Technica:
W3C finalizes Pointer Events web API spec, but Apple and Google's lack of support is a deal-breaker   —  Pointer Events finalized, but Apple's lack of support still a deal breaker  —  Spec has support from Microsoft, Mozilla, jQuery, and sometimes Google.  But not Cupertino.
Feb 26, 2015, 8:40 AMIn context
Peter Bright / Ars Technica:
Windows Browser Ballot comes to an end as EC obligation expires   —  Microsoft will cease showing EU-based Windows users a selection screen offering a choice of different browsers to install, known as the browser ballot.  —  In December 2009, and after lengthy negotiations …
Dec 18, 2014, 10:05 AMIn context
Peter Bright / Ars Technica:
Xbox, Windows Store now accepting Bitcoin payments   —  You can now use Bitcoin to add funds to your Microsoft account.  —  Microsoft has added Bitcoin support to Microsoft accounts.  Bitcoin funds can be added to accounts to enable digital purchases from the Windows, Windows Phone, Xbox Games, Xbox Music, and Xbox Video stores.
Dec 11, 2014, 1:00 AMIn context
Peter Bright / Ars Technica:
Lenovo announces 13" Yoga Tablet 2 with Windows, available November, prices start at $699.99   —  Lenovo adds a 13-inch Windows tablet to the Yoga mix  —  Not content with launching five Yoga-branded tablets earlier this month, Lenovo has added a sixth device to its range.
Oct 30, 2014, 1:45 AMIn context
Peter Bright / Ars Technica:
Belkin confirms router failures blocking users from getting online, says issue is now resolved   —  Borked Belkin routers leave many unable to get online  —  Many ISPs, models appear affected—with a DNS problem apparently to blame.  —  Owners of Belkin routers around the world are finding themselves unable to get online today.
Oct 7, 2014, 6:00 PMIn context
Peter Bright / Ars Technica:
Microsoft resurrects WinHEC conference after six years, to focus on PC, smartphone and tablet hardware   —  Microsoft resurrects its WinHEC conference for hardware companies  —  Microsoft has announced the return of its WinHEC conferences.  The first of the new conferences will be March 18 …
Sep 28, 2014, 10:30 AMIn context

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