Microsoft is pushing Office 2016 users towards Office 365

New change to standalone Office products uses the stick rather than carrot to steer folks cloud-wards. In a bid to further persuade users of the standalone versions of Office to shift over to a cloud subscription (Office 365), Microsoft has ann.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarApr 21st, 2017

Chatbot apps help users prepare for death

Silicon Valley start-ups seek to disrupt the death industry with artificial intelligence software......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated News1 hr. 34 min. ago

Here’s How Twitter Users Reacted To Android Oreo Launch

With the launch of Android Oreo, Google’s latest OS, coinciding with the total solar eclipse in the United States, Twitter users came together to react to the launch event and trolled the latest Android 8.0 Oreo. While Android Oreo launch event las.....»»

Category: topSource:  techtreeRelated News3 hr. 14 min. ago

Spotify launches in Thailand to continue its Asia push

 While talk of Spotify’s apparent upcoming IPO continues in the U.S., the music streaming service is furthering its coverage of Asia after it launched its service in Thailand. Spotify Premium, which counts over 60 million paying users, wi.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News4 hr. 14 min. ago

Microsoft Describes Next Xbox SoC

Microsoft described at Hot Chips its Scorpio SoC in the upcoming Xbox One X and it decision not to use high-bandwidth memory......»»

Category: hardwareSource:  eetimesRelated News4 hr. 50 min. ago

Third Party Trackers On Web Shops Can Identify Users Behind Bitcoin Transactions

An anonymous reader quotes a report from Help Net Security: More and more shopping websites accept cryptocurrencies as a method of payment, but users should be aware that these transactions can be used to deanonymize them -- even if they are using bl.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News8 hr. 34 min. ago

Age of Empires IV is officially in the works, from Company of Heroes and Homeworld developer Relic

During E3’s annual PC Gaming Show this year Microsoft announced Age of Empires: Definitive Edition and that was pretty cool. But an Age of Empires IV? I didn’t dare to dream.It’s happening, though. Shock of all shocks, Microsoft announced th.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated News9 hr. 50 min. ago

LastPass Launches Public Beta for Android Oreo Users to Test Autofill

Oreo is the gift that keeps giving today. Announced this afternoon, LastPass has launched a public beta for its Android app, allowing anyone running the latest build of Android to test out the awesome new Autofill feature. You see, Oreo offers native.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  droidlifeRelated News10 hr. 42 min. ago

Age of Empires IV Announced

Microsoft also announced when fans can play the upcoming remaster of the original Age of Empires. Age of Empires IV is officially in the works, Microsoft announced today at Gamescom 2017. According to a post on Xbox Wire, the latest entry in th.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News10 hr. 58 min. ago

Recapping Xbox"s Gamescom Briefing

On this week's Xbox show, we recap and analyze Microsoft's Gamescom announcements. DOWNLOAD UNLOCKED 310 (Audio version) On this week's Xbox show, we recap and analyze Microsoft's Gamescom announcements, including a new Jurassic World game that.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News10 hr. 58 min. ago

Microsoft Outlines the Upgrade Procedures For Xbox One X

An anonymous reader quotes a report from Ars Technica: The easiest way to get all your games to the new system, as outlined by Microsoft Vice President Mike Ybarra, will be to just put them on an external USB hard drive and then plug that drive into.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News10 hr. 58 min. ago

Microsoft to remove full ReFS support from Windows 10 Pro, push Workstation SKU

Microsoft is pushing its new file system out of the mainstream and into the high end. Enlarge (credit: Anna) In the Fall Creators Update, Microsoft is removing the ability to create volumes using its new ReFS file system from Windows 10 Pro. E.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News11 hr. 14 min. ago

About 87 percent of active Apple iPhone and iPad devices run iOS 10

Apple's latest version of its mobile operating system, iOS 10, has been out since September 2016. In the 10 months since then, 87 percent of active iOS devices have adopted the new software. The post About 87 percent of active Apple iPhone and iPad d.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News11 hr. 50 min. ago

Android 8.0 Oreo Problems: 5 Things You Need to Know

Android 8.0 Oreo Problems: 5 Things You Need to Know is a post by Adam Mills from Gotta Be Mobile. Android 8.0 Oreo problems are plaguing Nexus and Pixel users as we push away from the update’s release date. Google’s Android Oreo update w.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  gottabemobileRelated News12 hr. 6 min. ago

Microsoft Sets Dynamics Marketing Expiration Date for May 2018

Last October, Microsoft told its Dynamics 365 and CRM ecosystem it would stop offering new customer contracts for Microsoft Dynamics Marketing (MDM) in November 2016. On Aug. 18, 2017, the Redmond, Wash.-based vendor took this a step further and an.....»»

Category: itSource:  cmswireRelated News13 hr. 14 min. ago

Android Oreo vs iOS 11: What’s different and what’s the same?

 Google just announced Android Oreo and it packs a handful of new features. Some are at the system level that speeds up the system and extends the battery life while others are features that will change the way users interact with their phone. A.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News13 hr. 58 min. ago

It"s official: Android O is now Android Oreo

Google has finally revealed what the "O" in Android O stands for, and it's exactly what we all predicted: the "O" is for...Oreo. The announcement was made shortly after the solar eclipse on Monday, Aug. 21. Google is pushing Android Oreo out through.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News14 hr. 14 min. ago

Wonder Woman Crosses Box Office Milestone

Both domestically and internationally, Wonder Woman continues to set box office records ahead of its home release next month. Crossing the $404 million mark at the box office this past weekend, Wonder Woman has now become the highest grossing s.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News14 hr. 42 min. ago

Microsoft Explains How to Transfer Data to Xbox One X

Its seems fairly simple to make sure you get your new mid-gen console upgrade up and running. Microsoft has detailed the various methods it's implementing to ease the transition from Xbox One or Xbox One S to the new Xbox One X. Three separate.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News14 hr. 58 min. ago

Age of Empires: the RTS that proved strategy could sit alongside simplicity

As Microsoft prepares to unleash a 4K remaster, we took a look back at what made the series so great in the first place. My villager hacks away at a tree trunk with his axe. Again and again he strikes it, piling up as many logs as his wheelbarr.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News14 hr. 58 min. ago

A 500GB Samsung 850 Evo is $150 today

Amazon has a deal today on one of our longtime favorite solid-state drives: The 500GB Samsung 850 Evo is available for $150. While that’s definitely not the lowest price we’ve seen—during the 2016 holiday season, you could get one for about.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated News15 hr. 14 min. ago