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Windows 10: Insiders initiated more than 5,000 changes to the Anniversary Update

Microsoft said Windows Insiders, who tested beta builds of the OS, are responsible for the 5,000-plus changes in the Windows Anniversary Update.

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Nextdoor: Tool for good or another paranoid cog in the spy machine?

As more police agencies join the private social network Nextdoor, the better to engage and give news to communities, will people use the tool for good or turn it into another paranoid cog in the great spy machine?

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GE waves developers onto its huge IoT stage

General Electric has more than a century of industrial experience, but it hopes to leverage outside expertise in its IoT mission. This week the company is hosting a developer conference for its GE Predix software platform and...

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This new Outlook feature will organize your inbox for you

Microsoft is finally bringing one of the best features of its Outlook mobile app to the desktop: Focused Inbox.

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The Anniversary Update's most exciting features: Windows 10 users weigh in

We know Microsoft's spin on the Anniversary Update for Windows 10, but here's what users say they're most pumped about.

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The best hidden features of Windows 10's Anniversary Update

While Microsoft promotes Windows Ink, the new Skype app, and other high-profile additions in the Windows 10 Anniversary Update, we think you'll like these less obvious features as much or more.

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Here are the key security features coming to Windows 10 next week

Here's a look at Windows Information Protection and Windows Defender Advanced Threat Protection, two new features that will be launching next week with the latest major update to Windows 10.

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3 ways to remove Windows 10's default apps

Microsoft makes it easy to remove some apps, but for others, you'll need assistance from a third-party utility.

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$19.99 for Premium Windows 10 Training (Includes 100+ Tutorials) - Deal Alert

Master This Popular Windows OS Version in One Fell Swoop with 4 E-Books & Hundreds of Video Tutorials.

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6 Slack alternatives worth a look

There’s nothing wrong with using Slack — its three million active daily users can’t all be wrong. But that doesn’t mean there isn’t another option out there that might better meet your particular needs.

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OK — What is this Nano Server in Windows Server 2016?

A lot of people are talking about Nano Server inside of Microsoft's Windows Server 2016. But what is it really? And why should we care?

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9 ways to bend Windows 10 to your will

Customize Windows 10 to your liking, not theirs.

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Why You'll Want Windows 10's Anniversary Update

Windows Ink, Cortana, and Microsoft Edge: Here's why you'll want Microsoft's Windows 10 Anniversary Update.

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Big data paper shows stock market trades behave like light bulbs

Big data paper shows once you remove noise from stock trade data, its patterns become surprisingly predictable, looks like light bulb failures

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Consumer Office 365 subscription growth slows

Microsoft said that consumer subscriptions to Office 365 topped 23 million, signaling that the segment's once rapid growth had slowed significantly.

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Microsoft touts data harvesting tool as aid to enterprises upgrading to Windows 10

Microsoft will preview a new service today that lets enterprises mine data that Windows collects to accelerate adoption of Windows 10.

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Japan Airlines employs Microsoft HoloLens for inspections and training

Japan Airlines switches from Google Glass to the Microsoft HoloLens VR headset to conduct training for engine mechanics and flight crew.

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At Black Hat: A free tool for spear phishing Twitter

A spear phishing tool to automate the creation of phony tweets - complete with malicious URLs – with messages victims are likely to click on will be released at Black Hat by researchers from ZeroFOX. Called SNAP_R (for social network...

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