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Tom Warren / The Verge:
Epic Games blames Meltdown CPU performance issues for Fortnite downtime, releases chart showing CPU usage rise from ~17% to ~44% after patching one server   —  As the technology industry continues to react to two major CPU bugs, we're starting to see early signs of performance issues from security patches designed to fix the problems.
Jan 6, 2018, 7:40 PMIn context
Tom Warren / The Verge:
Web developers and Google's own apps are increasingly diverging from open web ethos by optimizing for Google-developed standards that first ship in Chrome   —  Chrome-only sites are a problem  —  Chrome is now the most popular browser across all devices, thanks to Android's popularity …
Jan 5, 2018, 7:35 PMIn context
Tom Warren / The Verge:
Johnson Controls unveils $319 Cortana-powered thermostat called GLAS, which runs Windows 10 IoT Core; available now for preorder, ships in March   —  Beauty comes at a price  —  Microsoft has partnered with Johnson Controls to build a thermostat.  The software giant first unveiled …
Jan 4, 2018, 10:55 AMIn context
Tom Warren / The Verge:
Microsoft issued a rare out-of-band security patch today to protect against Intel, AMD, ARM flaws; sources say patch will be applied automatically on Windows 10   —  Microsoft is issuing a rare out-of-band security update to supported versions of Windows today.
Jan 3, 2018, 4:47 PMIn context
Tom Warren / The Verge:
Microsoft Store removes Google Chrome Installer app, which only directed users to a download link, citing violation of Store policies   —  Google published a Chrome app in the Windows Store earlier today, which just directed users to a download link to install the browser.
Dec 19, 2017, 3:32 PMIn context
Tom Warren / The Verge:
Google launches Chrome app in Microsoft Store that opens itself to the Chrome download page in the default Windows 10 browser   —  Just in case you couldn't Google for it  —  Apple is planning to bring iTunes to the Windows Store next year after delaying its release, but one particular app …
Dec 19, 2017, 1:00 PMIn context
Tom Warren / The Verge:
Microsoft unveils ARM LTE-enabled Windows 10 PCs with “all-day” battery life, including $599 Asus NovaGo with 4GB RAM, HP Envy x2; HP coming in spring, Asus TBD   —  A fresh challenge to Intel's PC dominance  —  Microsoft and Qualcomm are officially unveiling the first ARM-powered Windows 10 laptops today.
Dec 5, 2017, 2:59 PMIn context
Tom Warren / The Verge:
Microsoft makes Edge for iOS and Android generally available, after unveiling it last month   —  Microsoft unveiled a beta version of its Edge web browser last month for iOS and Android.  Testers had to sign-up to get special access to the new browser, but Microsoft is making both the Android and iOS versions generally available today.
Nov 30, 2017, 11:15 AMIn context
Tom Warren / The Verge:
Microsoft is bringing tabbed window management to Windows 10 with Sets, so users can group different apps together, rolling out to testers over next few weeks   —  One of the most popular feature requests (more than 20,000 votes) for Windows 10 is tabs in File Explorer.
Nov 28, 2017, 12:55 PMIn context
Tom Warren / The Verge:
Surface Book 2 review: powerful, great keyboard and trackpad, Xbox Wireless support, but power supply isn't enough for gaming and no Thunderbolt 3 support   —  A powerful portable desktop PC  —  I always wanted Microsoft to build a laptop, and it finally went ahead and built one without any tricks earlier this year.
Nov 16, 2017, 9:10 AMIn context

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