Xbox Series X will let players jump straight back into games even if console reboots, Microsoft says

February 27, 2020 at 04:26PM Console will also be able to pause multiple games at once Xbox Series X will let players jump straight back into games even if console reboots, Microsoft says … Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Xbox Series X will let players jump straight back into games even if console reboots, MicrosoftContinue reading “Xbox Series X will let players jump straight back into games even if console reboots, Microsoft says”

Xbox Series X will be able to play games all the way back to original console, Microsoft confirms

February 25, 2020 at 10:46AM Players will be able to buy a game on one console and play it on other generations Xbox Series X will be able to play games all the way back to original console, Microsoft confirms … Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Xbox Series X will be able to play gamesContinue reading “Xbox Series X will be able to play games all the way back to original console, Microsoft confirms”

Xbox Series X: Microsoft reveals range of new details about console

February 24, 2020 at 02:33PM Specs will allow for new features in addition to better performance, Xbox claims Xbox Series X: Microsoft reveals range of new details about console … Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Xbox Series X: Microsoft reveals range of new details about console

Microsoft Dynamics 365 update is focused on harnessing data

February 19, 2020 at 02:41PM Microsoft announced a major update to its Dynamics 365 product line today, which correlates to the growing amount of data in the enterprise, and how to collect and understand that data to produce better customer experiences. This is, in fact, the goal of all vendors in this space including SalesforceContinue reading “Microsoft Dynamics 365 update is focused on harnessing data”

Cloud spending said to top $30B in Q4 as Amazon, Microsoft battle for market share

February 18, 2020 at 11:00PM We all know the cloud infrastructure market is extremely lucrative; analyst firm Canalys reports that the sector reached $30.2 billion in revenue for Q4 2019. Cloud numbers are hard to parse because companies often lump cloud revenue into a single bucket regardless of whether it’s generated by infrastructure or software.Continue reading “Cloud spending said to top $30B in Q4 as Amazon, Microsoft battle for market share”

Judge halts Microsoft work on JEDI contract after AWS request

February 13, 2020 at 07:34PM A sealed order from a judge today has halted the $10 billion, decade long JEDI project in its tracks until AWS’s protest of the contract award to Microsoft can be heard by the court. The order signed by Judge Patricia E. Campbell-Smith of the US Court Federal Claims stated: TheContinue reading “Judge halts Microsoft work on JEDI contract after AWS request”

Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 review: still sleek, just no longer unique

February 11, 2020 at 07:00AM USB-C, faster processors and new design options continue to keep Microsoft’s Windows 10 laptop near the top of the pile Microsoft’s top-quality laptop is now in its third generation, with new ports, new processors and a slight redesign, with the option to ditch the unique Alcantara for plain old aluminium.Continue reading “Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 review: still sleek, just no longer unique”

Amazon Wants Trump To Testify About Military Contract Awarded To Microsoft

February 10, 2020 at 05:09PM Amazon accuses the president of interfering in the process over a personal rift with CEO Jeff Bezos. Microsoft won the Pentagon’s $10 billion JEDI cloud computing contract after months of controversy. Amazon Wants Trump To Testify About Military Contract Awarded To Microsoft…

Windows 10 search goes blank: PCs stop working properly because of strange Microsoft outage

February 05, 2020 at 04:16PM PCs across the world have stopped working properly, after a bug with Windows search bar. Windows 10 search goes blank: PCs stop working properly because of strange Microsoft outage … Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Windows 10 search goes blank: PCs stop working properly because of strange Microsoft outage

Microsoft Teams has been down this morning

February 03, 2020 at 05:29PM Microsoft Teams, the collaboration platform that competes with Slack, has been down since about 8:30 am ET. Microsoft reports the outage was due to an expired certificate. Microsoft first posted that an outage was in progress on its Office 365 Status Twitter feed about 9:00 am ET, stating the companyContinue reading “Microsoft Teams has been down this morning”

Even as Microsoft Azure revenue grows, AWS’s market share lead stays strong

January 31, 2020 at 04:12PM When analyzing the cloud market, there are many ways to look at the numbers; revenue, year-over-year or quarter-over-quarter growth — or lack of it — or market share. Each of these numbers tells a story, but in the cloud market, where aggregate growth remains high and Azure’s healthy expansions continues,Continue reading “Even as Microsoft Azure revenue grows, AWS’s market share lead stays strong”

Microsoft will pay up to $20,000 to people who find problems with Xbox Live as part of new bug bounty programme

January 31, 2020 at 11:50AM Gamers will receive top prize for most dangerous issues Microsoft will pay up to $20,000 to people who find problems with Xbox Live as part of new bug bounty programme … Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Microsoft will pay up to $20,000 to people who find problems with Xbox LiveContinue reading “Microsoft will pay up to $20,000 to people who find problems with Xbox Live as part of new bug bounty programme”

Microsoft announces global Teams ad push as it combats Slack for the heart of enterprise comms

January 17, 2020 at 04:05PM The long-running contest between Microsoft and its Teams service and Slack’s eponymous application continued this morning, with Redmond announcing what it describes as its first “global” advertising push for its enterprise communication service. Slack, a recent technology IPO, exploded in the back half of last decade, accreting huge revenues whileContinue reading “Microsoft announces global Teams ad push as it combats Slack for the heart of enterprise comms”

Microsoft pledges to be ‘carbon negative’ by 2030

January 16, 2020 at 07:23PM Company seeks to remove more carbon from the atmosphere than it emits within a decade Microsoft has announced it aims to remove more carbon from the atmosphere than it emits by 2030 and hopes to have removed enough carbon to account for all the direct emissions the company has everContinue reading “Microsoft pledges to be ‘carbon negative’ by 2030”

Microsoft pledges to completely remove carbon footprint amid criticism over work with oil giants

January 16, 2020 at 11:46PM ‘This goal is incompatible with contracts that aim to increase oil extraction, a process which we know is not sustainable’ tech firm employees say Microsoft pledges to completely remove carbon footprint amid criticism over work with oil giants … Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Microsoft pledges to completely remove carbonContinue reading “Microsoft pledges to completely remove carbon footprint amid criticism over work with oil giants”

Microsoft Windows 10 users must update their computers or be in danger of having private messages read, NSA says

January 14, 2020 at 08:33PM ‘The consequences of not patching the vulnerability are severe and widespread,’ says National Security Agency, which found the bug Microsoft Windows 10 users must update their computers or be in danger of having private messages read, NSA says … Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Microsoft Windows 10 users must updateContinue reading “Microsoft Windows 10 users must update their computers or be in danger of having private messages read, NSA says”

Time: The NSA Could’ve Used This Major Windows Security Flaw for Intel Work. Instead, It Told Microsoft About it

January 14, 2020 at 07:19PM The National Security Agency has discovered a major security flaw in Microsoft’s Windows operating system and tipped off the company rather than exploit it for its own intelligence needs. Microsoft made a software patch to fix it available Tuesday and credited the agency for discovering the flaw. The company saidContinue reading “Time: The NSA Could’ve Used This Major Windows Security Flaw for Intel Work. Instead, It Told Microsoft About it”

Windows 7 users urged to update their PCs to avoid cyber attacks as Microsoft ends support for old operating system

January 13, 2020 at 12:26PM Computers with old software should be updated or replaced, GCHQ warns Windows 7 users urged to update their PCs to avoid cyber attacks as Microsoft ends support for old operating system … Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Windows 7 users urged to update their PCs to avoid cyber attacks asContinue reading “Windows 7 users urged to update their PCs to avoid cyber attacks as Microsoft ends support for old operating system”

Xbox Series X: New console will not have exclusive first-party games, Microsoft says

January 13, 2020 at 10:25AM New games will be available for Xbox One and PC Xbox Series X: New console will not have exclusive first-party games, Microsoft says … Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Xbox Series X: New console will not have exclusive first-party games, Microsoft says

Xbox Series X: Microsoft explains new console’s strange name and design

December 16, 2019 at 11:54AM It may be odd looking – but that allows it to be quiet, creators claim Xbox Series X: Microsoft explains new console's strange name and design … Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Xbox Series X: Microsoft explains new console's strange name and design

Microsoft announces public preview of Microsoft Teams for Linux

December 10, 2019 at 06:29PM Today, Microsoft announced a public preview of Microsoft Teams for Linux, the first Office 365 tool that’s available for the open source operating system. The hope is that by making it available for preview, the company can get feedback from the community and improve it before it becomes generally available.Continue reading “Microsoft announces public preview of Microsoft Teams for Linux”

Why Salesforce is moving Marketing Cloud to Microsoft Azure

November 15, 2019 at 09:30PM When Salesforce announced this week that it was moving Marketing Cloud to Microsoft Azure, it was easy to see this as another case of wacky enterprise partnerships. But there had to be sound business reasons why the partnership came together, rather than going with AWS or Google Cloud Platform, bothContinue reading “Why Salesforce is moving Marketing Cloud to Microsoft Azure”