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  1. Microsoft Open Sources WCFRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | I programmer

    A new version of WCF that targets .NET Core has been donated to the family of .NET Foundation open source projects. It's a subset of the .NET Framework version of Windows Communication Foundation which was once hailed as one of the four pillars of .NET - WPF, WCF, WF and CardSpace.

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  2. Microsoft to bring Outlook.com, Outlook closer together - CNETRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Peter O'Kelly's Reality Check

    Raising the competitive bar for consumer email "Microsoft's goal is to bring Outlook and Outlook.com closer together so that users feel like there are fewer differences between these two email products both called "Outlook." It's similar to what the company is doing in terms of bringing together Skype and Skype for Business , and OneDrive and OneDrive for Business.

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  3. penny farthing old bicycle bike black whiteRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | InfoWorld

    Microsoft is offering an open source version of its Windows Communication Foundation technology, which has provided a programming model for service-oriented applications. The move's usefulness remains to be seen, with one analyst noting WCF is linked to "last generation" technology.

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  4. Microsoft Windows Server options comparedRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | ComputerWorld

    ... servers will be Server 2012, but that's not necessarily the case, nor should it be. You have three choices from Microsoft: Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows Server 2008 R2 and the Azure cloud service. Here are the pros and cons of each. Windows Server ...

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  5. May 22, 1990: On this day 25 years ago, Windows 3.0 was released.Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Neowin.net

    Windows 3.0 was a milestone release for Microsoft in several ways. It essentially paved the way for the later dominance in both the operating system and the application market for the PC.

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  6. Women in Business Q&A: Heather Gordon Friedland, VP, Local and Seller Experience, eBayRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Switched

    ... at both startups, beginning at Jump! Networks, and some of the most iconic companies in the industry, including Microsoft and now eBay. Recently, Silicon Valley Business Journal named Friedland as one of its Women of Influence in Silicon Valley for ...

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  7. Brillo: Google's new operating system for the Internet of ThingsRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Neowin.net

    A few weeks ago, Microsoft rolled out the first preview of its lightweight operating system for small, ultra-low-cost connected devices. Windows 10 IoT Core, as its name suggests, is designed for the Internet of Things, and it looks like it will soon face competition in that segment from Google.

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  8. Vice-President receives Microsoft delegationRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

    Vice president Kwesi Amissah-Arthur has asked Microsoft Corporation to support the government in the provision of employable skills to women and the disabled by offering them training in Information and Communications Technology . He stated that the use of ICT should not be limited to a few individuals but rather sections of the public who hitherto thought the digital age belonged to only the elite.

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  9. Microsoft tipped to buy Wunderlist developers 6wunderkinderRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | SlashGear.com

    Rumor has it that Microsoft is going to continue its recent trend of buying out popular apps focused on organization and work-related tasks, this time by acquiring 6wunderkinder , the developers behind the popular to-do list/task-management app Wunderlist. This information comes from an anonymous source, but lending a bit of credibility to the idea is the fact that just this week Wunderlist announced a new feature that brings integration with Sunrise, a calendar app that was purchased by Microsoft in February.

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  10. BlackBerry Eyed By Microsoft & Xiaomi For Acquisition [Rumor]Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Ubergizmo

    There have been plenty of rumors surrounding who may or may not acquire BlackBerry, although to date we have yet to see any of these rumors come to fruition. Well here to add to the list is a report from DigiTimes who claims to have heard from industry sources that companies such as Microsoft and Xiaomi could be interested in the Canadian handset maker.

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  11. Java 20 years on: Kalashnikov simplicity & powerRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Computer Weekly

    ... and Oracle (before acquisition) because it was seen as a portable tool at the time against the rising dominance of Microsoft's Windows platform with its VB language. A variety of innovations like Java EE made the technology the de facto standard for ...

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  12. Microsoft's June Xbox update targets Windows appRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Eurogamer

    Microsoft has detailed new features headed to the Windows 10 Xbox app in June, including game hubs, improved avatar support and more. But there's little new for Xbox One next month - at least, that we know of so far.

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  13. Today marks the 25th anniversary of Windows 3.0Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Neowin.net

    ... a real operating system, significantly expanding the roll held by DOS. Windows 3.0 was a significant release for Microsoft for a number of reasons, but mostly because it put Windows on the same usability playing field as Apple's Macintosh System ...

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  14. Today in the pressRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | RTE.ie

    MICROSOFT LARGEST COMPANY IN IRELAND FOR FIRST TIME According to the The Irish Times Top 1000 Companies 2015 survey, which was published today, US technology giant Microsoft has become the largest company in Ireland for the first time. The software specialist, with an annual turnover of 19.8bn, has knocked Irish construction materials company CRH back into second place following the success in hardware with its recent launch of the Surface tablet.

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  15. Microsoft overhauling Outlook.com with fresh look, extra featuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PanArmenian Network

    PanARMENIAN.Net - Those using Outlook.com 's email service will soon notice a number of changes, as Microsoft moves it to a new Office 365-based infrastructure, Digital Spy reports. The software maker is tackling clutter first and foremost, by recognising the emails you're likely to ignore and popping them tidily into a separate folder to view later.

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  16. Nasdaq Taking Apple, Microsoft to Shenzhen With Tech Stock ETFRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Washington Post

    Nasdaq OMX Group Inc. is seeking to tempt Shenzhen stock investors with Apple Inc. and Microsoft Corp. amid a rally in Chinese technology shares that's making the U.S. dot-com bubble look subdued. Nasdaq will start a exchange-traded fund in Shenzhen tracking the Nasdaq 100 Index by early in the third quarter, Robert Hughes, who manages the New York-based company's global indexes business, said in an interview on Wednesday.

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  17. Raspberry Pi gets an ePaper display screen from PaPiRusRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SlashGear.com

    Raspberry Pi has practically unlimited possibilities in the hands of talented hackers and makers. Even Silicon Valley giants like Microsoft are realizing Raspberry Pi's potential, as Windows 10 will have support for the DIY developer's board.

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  18. Office for Android Phones DebutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NewsFactor

    ... Android phones. The new Office for Android apps include Word, Excel and PowerPoint. Because the apps are previews, Microsoft will also continue to make its Office Mobile App for Android phones available in the Google Play Store. Releasing the apps ...

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  19. New Windows 10 Preview Build DropsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NewsFactor

    The latest preview version of the soon-to-be-released Windows 10 operating system features a number of refinements to the Start Menu, an updated look for Edge and changes in the way the OS handles default apps. From here on, however, subsequent builds will have fewer dramatic changes and more fine-tuning, according to Microsoft.

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  20. New NYC Startup Accelerator Targets Untapped and Under-Tapped CommunitiesRead the original story

    Yesterday | PR.com

    ... minimize the barriers to resources and capital faced by the target communities in question. Partners such as Microsoft, IBM, Amazon, Hubspot, Sendgrid, Indiegogo, KIVA Zip, Gust, SUMMIT Services, NYC Mayor's Office of Innovation and Technology and ...

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