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Microsoft Edge takes ‘huge step’ toward stopping hacker threats

Microsoft has just released an update for the Microsoft Edge Beta Channel with a focus on security, with Microsoft adding a new browsing mode to…

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Microsoft warns of destructive disk wiper targeting Ukraine

Enlarge (credit: Getty Images) Over the past few months, geopolitical tensions have escalated as Russia amassed tens of thousands of troops along Ukraine’s border and…

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Activision Blizzard Games Are Coming to Game Pass for Xbox and PC

Microsoft has reached a deal to purchase Activision Blizzard for a staggering $67.8 billion. With that, the company has announced that games from the giant…

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Microsoft to buy Activision in $68.7 billion all-cash deal

Microsoft announced Tuesday it will buy video game giant Activision Blizzard in a $68.7 billion all-cash deal. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/business/business-news/microsoft-buy-activision-687-billion-cash-deal-rcna12554 Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared…

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How to Share Xbox Game Pass With Multiple Consoles

Game Pass is Microsoft’s all-you-can-eat gaming subscription which allows you to play over 100 games for a flat fee each month. If you pay for…

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What Is Microsoft’s Pluton Security Processor?

The first computers packing Microsoft’s Pluton security processor arrive in 2022 thanks to AMD’s Ryzen 6000 laptop CPUs. If you haven’t heard of the technology,…

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Microsoft Is Testing a Windows 7-Like Alt+Tab for Windows 11

Microsoft announced a new build for the Windows 11 Dev channel, and the company is testing a new Alt+Tab experience in the build. It creates…

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Microsoft seizes domains used by “highly sophisticated” hackers in China

Enlarge / Computer chip with Chinese flag, 3d conceptual illustration. (credit: Steve McDowell / Agefotostock) Microsoft said it has seized control of servers that a…

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Microsoft Listens to Users About Windows 11’s Default Browser Problem

There’s been a lot of talk regarding changing the default browser in Windows 11. Unfortunately, Microsoft made it a lot harder than it needs to…

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Microsoft Keeps Making Its Edge Browser Worse for Some Reason

Microsoft can’t help but undermine itself, it seems. After launching the new Edge browser last year to widespread praise, Microsoft has seemingly done everything possible…

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Surface Duo 2 durability test reveals potential weaknesses

Samsung isn’t the only game in town when it comes to foldable phones – Microsoft insists that it is also in that court. Of course,…

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Microsoft Is Finally Making a Chromebook Rival, but It Might Be Too Late

Today Microsoft announced the first true Chromebook competitor we’ve seen with the $250 Surface Laptop SE, a cheap Windows 11 laptop with entry-level specs. It’s…

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Microsoft OneDrive app will stop syncing with Windows 7 and 8 on March 1st, 2022

Microsoft is trying to nudge more people toward newer Windows versions. As Thurottreports, Microsoft has warned that the OneDrive desktop app will stop syncing with…

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How to Use Windows 11 without a Microsoft Account

While Microsoft aggressively pushes online accounts to first-time Windows users, there are workarounds that allow you to use a local account as your primary account….

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Microsoft becomes world’s most valuable stock as Apple dips

Microsoft rose 2.2% to hit a market value of $2.49 trillion and Apple fell 1.8% after reporting fourth-quarter revenue. Source: https://www.aljazeera.com/economy/2021/10/29/microsoft-becomes-worlds-most-valuable-stock-as-apple-dips Proactive Computing found this…

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Surface Duo 2: Why Reviews Are Mixed for Microsoft’s Dual-Screen Phone

There’s a lot of talk over foldable phones and whether they’re the future of smartphones. Microsoft decided to go a slightly different route to get…

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How to Add Snapchat Video Filters to Microsoft Teams

Snapchat video filters offer a fun and creative way to present yourself by using your webcam to superimpose lenses on your face. You can integrate…

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Windows cranks it up to 11

Like an aging rock star seeking to reach a new audience, Microsoft is betting Windows 11 will help it connect with a new generation. Why…

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Mozilla Fights Microsoft’s Browser Double Standard on Windows

If you’re looking to make the switch to Firefox on Windows, Mozilla has made it easier than ever to change your default browser thanks to…

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Microsoft is discontinuing its Office apps for Chromebook users in favor of web versions 

Since 2017, Microsoft has offered its Office suite to Chromebook users via the Google Play store, but that is set to come to an end…

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Microsoft announces Office 365 price increases

Microsoft has confirmed that it will increase the pricing across the board for Office 365 subscriptions. The price increases will go into effect in six…

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What’s New In Visual Studio 2022?

Visual Studio 2022 is now in preview, set to release in November 2021 alongside .NET 6, which it will support. It includes many new features…

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