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500M Windows 10 devices, half of 2018 goal

As a result, any developer can now publish for its chat application, Microsoft Teams and the company said in the near future apps in Teams will be more discoverable for end users through a new app...

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Microsoft launches $999 Surface Laptop running Windows 10 S

So, student, road warrior, professional or just computer aficionado with an eye for design, is this the laptop for you? Unlike the Surface Book, the display of the Surface Laptop is not detachable. ...

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Microsoft now lets any developer create Cortana skills

According to Microsoft, Cortana is "the world's most personal and extensible digital assistant-now easier than ever to integrate with your solutions". Microsoft noted that the Harman Kardon Invoke spe...

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Million People Using Windows 10

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

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Chelsea's Moses credits Conte for reviving his career with wing back switch

JS Hercules of Finland coach and former Super Eagles assistant Daniel Amokachi believes Victor Moses can be one of the best players in the world and has praised Antonio Conte for the winger's resu...

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Snapchat parent company 'set to post big loss'

Oof. Rob Kniaz, a partner at venture capital firm Hoxton Ventures, said: "For a company valued exclusively on growth, it's pretty disastrous". The number was below analysts' expectations and year-...

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Snap lost $2.2 billion last quarter

Snap reported a first quarter GAAP loss of $2.31 a share, while analysts were expecting a loss of $!.92 a share. Revenue jumped almost four-fold to $149.6 million but fell short of the average anal...

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Microsoft releases lightweight Windows 10 S to take on ChromeOS

Australian pricing is yet to be released, but in the United States, the Surface Laptop starts at US$999 (A$1324) for a Core i5 processor system with 4GB memory and 128GB solid state storage. As S...

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8 dead, 11 injured after moderate quake in far western China

8 dead, 11 injured after moderate quake in far western China

A 5.5-magnitude quake jolted northwest China on Thursday killing eight persons, the US Geological Survey said. Taxkorgan, some 1,250 kilometers from Urumqi, capital of the region, borders Pakistan ...

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Microsoft Introduces $999 Surface Laptop With Windows 10 S

Microsoft has not yet revealed what exactly the letter S stands for, but we do know that the Windows 10 is the latest version of Windows. The images showed a laptop system with a 13.5-inch PixelSen...

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Snapchat's growth stalls in Facebook's shadow

Its stock fell as much as 25% in after hours trading Wednesday, erasing almost all the gains since it went public at $17 a share. The company revenues increased to about $150 million a 300% increase...

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Yelp Inc (YELP) Earns

Yelp Inc (YELP) Earns "Market Perform" Rating from William Blair

Maxim Group maintained its Buy rating, but the firm lowered its target price to $41 from $45. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, nineteen have assigned a hold rating an...

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Samsung Rides Components Business to Highest Quarterly Profit in Three Years

A large chunk of these bumper profits came from Samsung's semiconductor business which took home profits of $5.57 billion (£4.3bn) during the first quarter. Sales increased 1.54 percent on-year to rea...

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Microsoft Boosts Safety with Windows Defender Security Center

Note that Windows 10 S can be upgraded at any time to Windows 10 Pro via the Windows Store, at what Microsoft promises will be an affordable price. The laptop comes out into the markets with a...

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Apple Posts Dip In Q2 Revenues; Faces A Rough Quarter Ahead

The results beat analysts' estimates of selling 42.31 million iPhones. Revenue in the Greater China region, one of the company's mainstays in terms of geography, fell 14% with cheap smartphone playe...

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Apple's 2Q profit at $11B; iPhone sales slip

Analysts on average had estimated iPhone sales of 52.27 million, according to financial data and analytics firm FactSet . While analysts had been predicting sales in the region of 52.27 million, th...

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Microsoft Unveils Windows 10 S To Take On Google Chromebooks

The images showed a laptop system with a 13.5-inch PixelSense display and in four colors of platinum, burgundy, cobalt blue, and graphite gold. That machine is more targeted at stealing MacBook Pro ...

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Google addresses Google Docs phishing scheme; unknown number of accounts impacted

Google addresses Google Docs phishing scheme; unknown number of accounts impacted

Do these satellite images prove North Korea is about to carry out another nuclear test? This grants access to your email account and contacts. If you already clicked on this site, go to the Permis...

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Amazon's Echo Show gives Alexa a face quite literally

Now, the company is making it better with a voice assistant that isn't just a speaker but has a touchscreen and a better integration and more features - Amazon Echo Show . Pre-orders of the new A...

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LucidSound Unveils Official Xbox Scorpio Headset

LucidSound Unveils Official Xbox Scorpio Headset

It is important to note that among the most notable features of the Xbox Project Scorpio is the ability to play games in native 4K. The new upgrade variant of the Xbox One console meeting deadline...

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