Techmeme

Results 31 - 40 of about 799:

Tom Warren / The Verge:
Microsoft debuts its Fluent Design System, rolling out gradually in Windows 10 and Windows apps, as a successor to its Modern UI design language   —  Microsoft is officially unveiling its Fluent Design System today at its Build developers conference, known previously as Project Neon.
May 11, 2017, 12:20 PMIn context
Tom Warren / The Verge:
Microsoft debuts OneDrive Files On-Demand, which selectively downloads files when needed, available as part of the Fall Creators Update   —  Microsoft ditched its use of placeholder files in Windows 10 in favor of selective file and folder syncing, and Windows users weren't happy.
May 11, 2017, 11:45 AMIn context
Tom Warren / The Verge:
Microsoft announces Windows 10 Fall Creators Update with better syncing across devices, including clipboard sharing, resuming sessions and apps, more   —  Windows 10 Fall Creators Update is the next major update that Microsoft is planning to release in September.
May 11, 2017, 11:40 AMIn context
Tom Warren / The Verge:
Microsoft says 500M devices are now running Windows 10, up from 400M in September 2016   —  Microsoft is announcing today that 500 million active machines are now running Windows 10.  The latest statistic comes almost 8 months after the company revealed 400 million devices were running Windows 10.
May 10, 2017, 11:05 AMIn context
Tom Warren / The Verge:
What to expect from this week's Microsoft Build 2017: Cortana speakers and skills, more bots and Edge extensions, Windows 10 update, but no new Surface hardware   —  Microsoft is hosting its annual Build developers conference in Seattle this year.  The first keynote kicks off on Wednesday …
May 10, 2017, 4:25 AMIn context
Tom Warren / The Verge:
Docs show Microsoft's plan to turn Windows 10 PCs into Echo rivals with HomeHub feature, which includes an “always on” welcome screen for lists, notes, more   —  Microsoft has been working on a new HomeHub feature for Windows 10 to better compete with devices like Amazon's Echo.
May 9, 2017, 2:37 PMIn context
Tom Warren / The Verge:
WhatsApp service restored after two-hour outage   —  It's been a bit of a rough day if you enjoy using the internet.  Google Docs experienced a widespread phishing attack, sending the internet into panic.  Now WhatsApp has been down for more than an hour, and users of the popular Facebook …
May 3, 2017, 6:05 PMIn context
Tom Warren / The Verge:
Microsoft will add Windows 10 AR feature called View Mixed Reality that lets users insert 3D imagery from 3D Paint into real-time video   —  Microsoft is planning to bring a View Mixed Reality feature to Windows 10 later this year.  It's designed to let Windows 10 users augment 3D objects …
May 2, 2017, 10:05 PMIn context
Tom Warren / The Verge:
What to expect at Microsoft's education-focused hardware event: Chromebook competitor, Windows 10 Cloud   —  Microsoft is hosting a special hardware and software event in New York City this week on May 2nd.  The software giant has consistently used New York to launch new Surface devices, but this event will be slightly different.
May 1, 2017, 7:50 PMIn context
Tom Warren / The Verge:
Microsoft tests power throttling background apps in pre-RTM build of Windows 10 to save up to 11% battery life, currently only for Skylake and Kaby Lake systems   —  Microsoft is planning to throttle the amount of power that background apps can use to improve battery life in Windows 10.
Apr 18, 2017, 8:15 PMIn context

Sponsor Posts

Microsoft:
How to bring more water to more people?  —  Danish company Grundfos uses Microsoft Azure and IoT to improve efficiency across millions of water pumps and pipes.
eero:
New security features from eero Plus  —  Protect all your connected devices with VPN, 1Password, Malwarebytes, and Ad blocking.
Smartsheet:
How Cisco Makes Better Decisions Faster  —  Cisco found a new way to manage and maintain transparency on program activities and budgets, empowering their team to make the best decisions — and better serve their clients.
Zoho:
Bots on the rise: What chatbots can do for your sales collaboration  —  “That is the real promise of the bots: an army of automated agents, collaborating to work for you, unleashing huge value for consumers and entrepreneurs.”
Worldpay:
2017 Global Payments Report  —  Your ultimate guide to the world of payments in 36 markets.  Visit the microsite and download a free copy of the report.