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  1. Microsoft's horrible, no good, very bad week of outagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Neowin.net

    Microsoft is having a rough week as many of its services have gone offline in a series of outages that the company can't afford to have happen on a regular basis. Everything from Xbox Live to Bing has had trouble which means that millions of users and paying consumers have been impacted.

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  2. Xbox One: One year on, how the underdog recovered from painful beginningsRead the original story

    Friday | Pocket-lint.co.uk

    On 22 November the Xbox One will have been available in the UK, US and several other regions around the world for exactly a year. In that time it has changed in many ways from the console that was first released thanks to a strategical decision by Microsoft to release monthly software updates to the system and user experience.

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  3. Windows 10 NT kernel gets bumped from 6.4 to 10 in recent internal buildsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WinBeta

    Although Microsoft isn't issuing out any more builds to Windows Insiders this year, the company is still compiling and issuing them to partners. New changes are cropping up in builds every day, and today a rather interesting change to the kernel version is apparent.

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  4. Microsoft Azure thrown out of gear during a performance updateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | ITworld

    A service interruption on Azure storage services late Tuesday was caused by Microsoft's attempts to roll out a performance update that had been earlier tested for several weeks. An issue was discovered as part of the update to Azure Storage that resulted in reduced capacity across services using Azure Storage, including Virtual Machines, Visual Studio Online, Websites, Search and other Microsoft services, wrote Jason Zander, corporate vice president of the Microsoft Azure team in a blog post Wednesday.

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  5. Best Windows 8 apps this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | BetaNews

    ... series. Welcome to this week's overview of the best apps and games released for Windows 8 in the last seven days. Microsoft revealed its Black Friday deals earlier this week. Starting November 27 customers from the US and Canada will be able to save ...

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  6. Killer Instinct gets Babylonian sorcerer Kan-Ra next weekRead the original story

    Friday | Eurogamer

    ... Combo Breaker purchasers have to wait until Sunday, 30th November. TJ Combo and Maya are already available. Microsoft said additional Season 2 characters will be released on a monthly basis until the season ends in spring 2015. The trailer, below, ...

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  7. Intel's data center group: Cloud, custom, networking to fuel growthRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | ZDNet

    Intel's data center unit remains strong due to custom chips for cloud deployments, build-outs and networking functions virtualization. Intel's data center group, powered by Xeon processors, is surging as 35 percent of the unit's revenue comes from cloud deployments and that infrastructure for the likes of Amazon Web Services and Microsoft Azure is increasingly custom.

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  8. Time calls Microsoft Surface Pro 3 a 'best invention' of 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Business Journal

    Some of the inventions have a bit further to go before they become household names, like the $10,000 hoverboard that only flies above beds of copper and aluminum, or the plan for wireless electricity. Microsoft's Surface Pro 3 is already on the market, ahead of another "best invention," Apple Inc.'s Apple Watch, which won't be available until next year.

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  9. Aruna Ravichandran Joins 'DevOps Journal' Authors | @DevOpsSummit [#DevOps]Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Sys-Con Media

    ... require evolved operations to be successful. In his keynote at DevOps Summit Silicon Valley, David Tesar, Microsoft Technical Evangelist on Microsoft Azure and DevOps, discussed how Microsoft teams that have made huge progress with a DevOps ...

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  10. Will Microsoft (MSFT) Stock React Today to This Analyst Action?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | TheStreet.com

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  11. Future Decoded - We need leaders who know how to create a culture of innovationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | MSDN Blogs

    The following is a guest post from Gerald Haigh , an educator and journalist who last week attended our Microsoft Future Decoded event in London. OK, I admit, The Excel Centre isn't my favourite place.

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  12. OPINION: It's Amazing That the Old Record Industry Existed in the First PlaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | All About Jazz

    ... some history. Record players were invented in the late 1800's. But there were no records. So for the same reason Microsoft made Word & Excel to make Windows more usefula S-a Selectronics companies like Sony and Columbia started making records. Turns ...

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  13. Enterprise Client Strategy, Windows 10 & BeyondRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Sys-Con Media

    ... that are long living and easy to maintain. Windows 10 & Universal Apps Windows 10 is an upoperating system from Microsoft Corporation for servers, desktop PCs, laptops, tablets, phones, and other connected-devices (i.e., Internet of Things). Windows ...

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  14. Collaborate in the CloudRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Sys-Con Media

    Employee collaboration and access to communication tools are essential for workplace productivity. Organizations are increasing their use of Microsoft Office 365, a subscription-based service that provides hosted versions of familiar Microsoft applications.

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  15. Surface Pro 3 makes Time Magazine's top 25 inventions of 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Business News

    There is no doubting that Microsoft very latest tablet offering, the Surface Pro 3, is a great portable device. After the failings of its predecessor which ended up costing the tech giant in excess of a billion dollars, many were sceptical about whether or not the third iteration of the Surface would be a hit.

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  16. Microsoft Fixes Windows Server FlawRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | NewsFactor

    Redmond has released a critical out-of-band patch to fix a vulnerability in a few versions of Windows and Windows Server. Additionally, as a preventive measure, Microsoft is issuing a patch for Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, and Windows 8.1 machines.

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  17. Microsoft Store's Black Friday deals include game, console, accessory price dropsRead the original story

    Friday | Polygon

    The Microsoft Store's Black Friday deals aren't that spectacular, mostly matching what the big retailers will have available come the end of next week, but they do have a bunch of games on sale. That includes drops on bundles, games and accessories, all starting on Thanksgiving Day.

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  18. Contain yourself: The layman's guide to DockerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | CIO

    Welcome to the age of containerization, where an ecosystem led by startup Docker is leading IT organizations to ineffable peaks of efficiency, helping them scale their workloads ever-higher, and probably baking them a nice cake to boot . Microsoft , Google and Amazon Web Services are all tripping over themselves to make sure prospective customers know that their clouds are the place to be if you want to get the most from Docker.

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  19. Microsoft Office Mobile for Android updated with Dropbox Support and OneDrive sharingRead the original story

    Friday | WinBeta

    If you happen to be a regular user of Microsoft Office Mobile on your Android smartphone, you'll be glad to know the app has received an update which introduces some useful features. With the latest update, Android users will be able to generate and share links to documents in your OneDrive account from within the app.

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  20. Microsoft makes it less attractive for developers to create apps for WindowsRead the original story

    Friday | WinBeta

    Beginning January 2015, Windows developers will be at a disadvantage when it comes to making money using their apps submitted in the respective app stores. Currently, Microsoft takes a 30 percent cut on the revenues generated through the app sales, with 70 percent going to the developers.

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