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Mary Jo Foley / ZDNet:
Microsoft says Skype is coming to Amazon Alexa devices later this year, letting Alexa users make outgoing voice and video calls, accept incoming calls, and more   —  Microsoft and Amazon are working together to bring Skype calling to Alexa-powered devices, which brings into question, again, where Microsoft is going with Cortana.
Sep 20, 2018, 6:50 PMIn context
Mary Jo Foley / ZDNet:
Microsoft Managed Desktop launches as a subscription service whereby Microsoft provisions, deploys and manages companies' Windows 10 devices   —  The rumors were true: Microsoft's MMD service, which officially starts rolling out today, is a subscription service via which Microsoft provisions …
Sep 17, 2018, 4:20 PMIn context
Mary Jo Foley / ZDNet:
Microsoft quietly ends its Surface Plus hardware subscription program that allowed trade-in upgrades after 18 months and no-interest financing for two years   —  Microsoft is ending its Surface Plus financing program for consumers and students today, August 31, just a little over a year after announcing it.
Aug 31, 2018, 5:15 PMIn context
Mary Jo Foley / ZDNet:
Microsoft will let Office 365 Personal and Home subscribers install Office apps on an unlimited number of devices from October, up from one and 10 respectively   —  Microsoft is making a number of tweaks to its Office 365 consumer subscriptions as of October 2.  Here's what's changing.
Aug 30, 2018, 2:15 PMIn context
Mary Jo Foley / ZDNet:
Microsoft to add AI-powered audio and video transcription, file recommendations, and content-sharing tools to OneDrive for Business and SharePoint later in 2018   —  Microsoft is adding automated audio and video transcription, file recommendations and new content-sharing options to its OneDrive …
Aug 28, 2018, 5:45 PMIn context
Mary Jo Foley / ZDNet:
Microsoft will now deliver two major Dynamics 365 feature updates a year; IT pros can validate updates in sandbox environment starting with April 2019 update   —  Microsoft is bringing Dynamics 365 Online in line with Windows 10 and Office 365 by releasing feature updates twice annually in April and October.
Jul 6, 2018, 6:35 PMIn context
Mary Jo Foley / ZDNet:
Roundup of what to expect from upcoming Microsoft hardware: heavily redesigned Surface Pro 6 in mid-2019, updated budget Surface later this year, and more   —  A bunch of new Microsoft hardware codenames and information are circulating.  Here's what could be in the works and when new devices may arrive.
Jun 13, 2018, 10:55 AMIn context
Mary Jo Foley / ZDNet:
Microsoft makes its business AR apps Layout and Remote Assist available in preview and rolls out its first Windows 10 feature update for HoloLens since 2016   —  Microsoft is starting to roll out its first Windows 10 feature update for HoloLens since 2016, and is making previews …
May 22, 2018, 6:50 PMIn context
Mary Jo Foley / ZDNet:
Microsoft brings its Custom Vision service to Azure IoT Edge, unveils new Speech Devices SDK for IoT, and partners with DJI and Qualcomm for IoT dev kits   —  Microsoft is shifting its main focus at Build 2018 from Windows to the intelligent edge, and is looking to attract developers with new kits, tools and more.
May 7, 2018, 1:00 PMIn context
Mary Jo Foley / ZDNet:
Microsoft announces that Project Brainwave, its system for running AI models with FPGA chips, is now available in limited preview on Azure   —  Microsoft's project to run fast AI tasks on FPGAs in Azure is starting to come to fruition, with testers starting to get access to the first pieces now.
May 7, 2018, 11:52 AMIn context

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