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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
Tom Warren / The Verge:
Microsoft says Windows exploits disclosed by Shadow Brokers have been patched on all currently supported versions of Windows   —  Microsoft says it has already patched the Windows exploits released by the Shadow Brokers group.  The hacking tools, likely originating from the NSA …
Apr 15, 2017, 9:50 AMIn context
Tom Warren / The Verge:
A look at Windows 10 Creators Update's best features: picture-in-picture, dynamic lock, Paint 3D, Night Light, better privacy controls, Inking in Windows photos   —  Microsoft has been testing its latest Windows 10 Creators Update in recent months, and it's now ready to roll out to existing machines.
Apr 11, 2017, 2:00 PMIn context
Tom Warren / The Verge:
Microsoft ends support for Windows Vista, more than 10 years after it arrived late to market and was met with widespread criticism   —  Vista support ends today  —  Microsoft is bidding farewell to Windows Vista, more than 10 years after it first debuted.  Support for Windows Vista ends today …
Apr 11, 2017, 12:10 PMIn context
Tom Warren / The Verge:
Microsoft outlines diagnostics data collected by Windows 10 and introduces advanced settings to cut back collection, available in the Creators Update   —  Another attempt to ease privacy concerns  —  Microsoft has been responding to Windows 10 privacy concerns for nearly two years now …
Apr 5, 2017, 12:10 PMIn context
Tom Warren / The Verge:
Microsoft announces patent licensing program for connected cars, with navigation, entertainment, and voice recognition features, signs first deal with Toyota   —  Microsoft is making a fresh attempt to convince companies to use its technology for connected cars.
Mar 23, 2017, 12:15 PMIn context
Tom Warren / The Verge:
Lenovo launches new Yoga 720 laptops with fingerprint readers, up to 16GB RAM, 4K displays, and stylus support; 13-inch model starts at $860, 15-inch at $1,100   —  Lenovo is unveiling its latest Yoga laptops at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona this week.  Unlike the series 900 Yoga laptops …
Feb 27, 2017, 4:20 AMIn context

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