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Microsoft Build 2019 to start today: When and where to watch the event live
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Microsoft Build 2019 to start today: When and where to watch the event live

We should hear more updates about Windows 10 or the next version of Windows at Microsoft Build 2019.

Microsoft's Project Brainwave, a hardware accelerated deep-learning platform, is available for preview on Azure cloud
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Microsoft's Project Brainwave, a hardware accelerated deep-learning platform, is available for preview on Azure cloud

Microsoft launched its platform to run deep-learning models in the Azure cloud and on edge devices in real time, called Project Brainwave. It is now available in preview on Azure.

Microsoft Build 2018 highlights: Azure IoT Edge, Cortana and Alexa integration, Mixed Reality applications and more announced
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Microsoft Build 2018 highlights: Azure IoT Edge, Cortana and Alexa integration, Mixed Reality applications and more announced

We expect announcements in the fields of artificial intelligence (AI), with updates on Windows 10 and also information regarding Windows Mixed Reality

Windows 10 on half a billion devices, but slow growth due to strong shift away from PCs
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Windows 10 on half a billion devices, but slow growth due to strong shift away from PCs

Windows 10 is now running on a half-billion devices nearly two years after its release, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella disclosed Wednesday during the software maker's annual conference for applications programmers.

Build 2017: Microsoft wants to use artificial intelligence to make work environment safer
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Build 2017: Microsoft wants to use artificial intelligence to make work environment safer

Microsoft is working on a visual recognition software which utilizes multiple cameras around a workplace and identifying people and objects using AI.

Build 2017: Cortana goes beyond PC and smartphones, to be available in smart speakers and automobiles
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Build 2017: Cortana goes beyond PC and smartphones, to be available in smart speakers and automobiles

At the ongoing Build 2017 conference, Microsoft announced that Cortana is going beyond PC and smartphones and will begin entering the IoT space with the Harman Kardon Invoke speaker.

WWDC 2016: Microsoft can learn a thing or two from Apple
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WWDC 2016: Microsoft can learn a thing or two from Apple

WWDC was kicked off with quite a keynote today, though it does pale in comparison to BUILD. Among the myriad announcements were a few gems that Microsoft should really take cues from.

Chatbots are the game changers we were all waiting for in human computer interaction
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Chatbots are the game changers we were all waiting for in human computer interaction

Facebook Messenger, Microsoft Cortana and Google Assistant are the three chatbot platforms that are changing the way we interact with machines.

Microsoft Build 2016: Day 2 focussed on cross platform app tools, cloud and developers
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Microsoft Build 2016: Day 2 focussed on cross platform app tools, cloud and developers

After a long first day at Microsoft Build, Day 2 of Build 2016 was all about Azure, Enterprise services and how developers could tap into the tools available with Visual Studio. The keynote of day 2 kicked off with Scott Guthrie, Executive Vice President, Microsoft taking on the stage. The focal point of the discussion shifted towards its cloud service Azure.

Build 2016: Microsoft impresses developers with change – open source, bots and universality
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Build 2016: Microsoft impresses developers with change – open source, bots and universality

Microsoft's ongoing conference, Build 2016, was supposed to be big. The reason being, a lot of us have been expecting steps beyond Windows 10. And of course, there’s been HoloLens which has been around as a proof of concept. Then there was the world of Universal Windows applications. All said and done, Microsoft presented all this and more and packaged it with style, to much applause and delight from the developer community.

Microsoft's new tool now guesses your age
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Microsoft's new tool now guesses your age

Microsoft is playing with the new Face detection API and has decided to put in on a webpage called http://how-old.net. Users have to upload their image and the API then predicts their age and gender.

Build 2015: Goodbye Internet Explorer; Microsoft Edge will be new browser on all Windows 10 devices
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Build 2015: Goodbye Internet Explorer; Microsoft Edge will be new browser on all Windows 10 devices

So far known as Project Spartan, the new browser will be called Microsoft Edge. The idea behind naming it as Edge is the fact that the new rendering engine that Microsoft is using for the Windows 10 browser is called EdgeHTML.

Build 2015: Microsoft now adds support for Android and iOS apps to be ported on Windows 10
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Build 2015: Microsoft now adds support for Android and iOS apps to be ported on Windows 10

Microsoft hopes to get more people using the next version of its Windows software on all kinds of devices by giving them access to many of the same apps they’re already using on Apple or Android phones.

Microsoft Build 2015: HoloLens demoed running native Windows 10 apps
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Microsoft Build 2015: HoloLens demoed running native Windows 10 apps

At the Build conference, Microsoft demonstrated some more details of its virtual reality device, Hololens.

From Office for iPad to Open licence: How Satya Nadella is transforming Microsoft
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From Office for iPad to Open licence: How Satya Nadella is transforming Microsoft

Microsoft's new CEO Satya Nadella, finds himself the centre of much attention. In a short period of two months, he's made quite a few key announcements for the company.

Microsoft: Next breakthrough app will come from India
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Microsoft: Next breakthrough app will come from India

Microsoft has said the next breakthrough software application will come from India, which develops more than 10 percent of the apps and is home to one of the largest IT industries in the world.

Waiting for Cortana? Microsoft's voice assistant won't come to India till 2015
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Waiting for Cortana? Microsoft's voice assistant won't come to India till 2015

However the product rollout for Cortana will be quite slow. Cortana be available soon in the US in beta, then will launch in the US the UK and China in the second half of 2014, with other countries to follow in 2015.

Microsoft improves Windows browsing experience with feature-packed IE11 release
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Microsoft improves Windows browsing experience with feature-packed IE11 release

Microsoft has announced that an updated version of Internet Explorer 11 will be available on Windows 8.1, Windows 7, and Windows Phone 8.1.

Microsoft Windows Phone to be free for phones and tablets under 9 inches
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Microsoft Windows Phone to be free for phones and tablets under 9 inches

Microsoft Corp is to give away its Windows operating system to makers of smartphones and small tablets for consumers as it seeks to make more of an impact on those fast-growing markets.