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Microsoft HoloLens Ready For Developers, Enterprises
Larry Loeb, Blogger, Informationweek
Commentary
Microsoft has learned a lesson from Google Glass. The company's HoloLens is designed for developers who want to create enterprise, not consumer, applications.
By Larry Loeb Blogger, Informationweek, 8/4/2015
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Microsoft's Incent Games Acquisition Blends CRM, Fantasy Sports
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
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The purchase of Incent Games and its sales gamification platform FantasySalesTeam will help Microsoft drive CRM adoption and team competition.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 8/4/2015
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Beyond Windows 10: 6 Microsoft Releases To Watch
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
After the global rollout of Windows 10, we look at what's coming up for Microsoft's new operating system and overall product lineup.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 8/4/2015
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Amazon Alexa Voice Service Open To More Developers
Larry Loeb, Blogger, Informationweek
News
Amazon is looking to open its Alexa voice service to more developers and offering $100 million to get the service off the ground.
By Larry Loeb Blogger, Informationweek, 8/3/2015
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Apple Prepping Siri-Powered Voicemail Transcriptions
Eric Zeman,
News
The service would transcribe incoming voicemail into messages for easier consumption.
By Eric Zeman , 8/3/2015
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Google Glass Eyes Enterprise, Healthcare Firms
Nathan Eddy, Freelance Writer
News
Although the first edition of Google Glass didn't take off, the company is retooling the device for specialty industries such as healthcare and energy.
By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 8/1/2015
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Windows 10 Hits 14M PCs, Office Update: Microsoft Roundup
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
This week brought us the public launch of Windows 10, global Microsoft celebrations, updated Office for Windows apps, and news on Windows 10 mobile.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 8/1/2015
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10 Must-Have Mac OS X Apps
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
Apple may have some work to do to restore its reputation for software, but third-party developers have got the company's back.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 7/31/2015
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Microsoft Office Mobile Apps Land On Windows 10
Nathan Eddy, Freelance Writer
News
Microsoft rolls out four Office Mobile apps -- Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and OneNote -- alongside the worldwide debut of Windows 10.
By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 7/31/2015
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Windows 10 Wi-Fi Sense Raises Security Concerns
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
The Wi-Fi Sense feature embedded in Windows 10 may make life easier for users, but could it also compromise corporate network security?
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 7/30/2015
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Windows 10: NYC Debut, Hands-On Demo
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
InformationWeek marked the July 29 Windows 10 launch with a visit to New York City's Microsoft specialty store. Here, we take you through our firsthand experiences with Windows 10.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 7/30/2015
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Windows 10: 5 Reasons It Matters, 5 Key Concerns
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
The Windows 10 rollout has officially begun. Here are five reasons we're excited about the OS, and a few concerns for its future.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 7/29/2015
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Is Cortana Microsoft's Equalizer With Google?
Larry Loeb, Blogger, Informationweek
Commentary
While Microsoft is positioning Cortana as a digital assistant, it could also filter search results to Bing, giving Redmond a new edge against Google in the lucrative search market.
By Larry Loeb Blogger, Informationweek, 7/28/2015
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10 Ways Windows 10 Will Advance The Internet Of Things
Curtis Franklin Jr., Executive Editor, Technical Content
News
Windows 10 brings functions and features that will change the Internet of Things for the enterprise and individuals.
By Curtis Franklin Jr. Executive Editor, Technical Content, 7/26/2015
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10 Windows 10 Slogans That Didn't Make The Cut
David Wagner, Executive Editor, Community & IT Life
Commentary
The Windows 10 ad campaign is not all that inspiring. It makes you wonder which marketing ideas were rejected.
By David Wagner Executive Editor, Community & IT Life, 7/26/2015
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Google Patent Starter Program: Troll Deterrent
Larry Loeb, Blogger, Informationweek
News
The Patent Starter Program is a controlled way for Google to allow a limited number of small companies to use what Google may not want or need, while helping startups protect themselves from patent trolls.
By Larry Loeb Blogger, Informationweek, 7/25/2015
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Dmail Makes Gmail Vanish
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
You can make Gmail messages self-destruct with a Chrome browser extension.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 7/25/2015
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Sony Drone Venture Targets IoT
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
By entering the drone business in a joint venture with Aerosense, Sony aims to expand its involvement with cloud services and the Internet of Things.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 7/23/2015
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Microsoft Office On iOS: Startup Guide
InformationWeek Staff,
News
Microsoft Office on mobile devices offers the flexibility to work on Word, Excel, and PowerPoint documents when and where needed. Here's how to install, configure, and use Microsoft Office on iPhones and iPads.
By InformationWeek Staff , 7/23/2015
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Windows 10: 8 Things Microsoft Got Right
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
Windows 10 doesn't launch until July 29, but Microsoft has already proven its commitment to making up for its Windows 8 mistakes and competing in a modern tech world.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 7/22/2015
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