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A few tidbits from around the web: Another reminder about this week's meet-up in Redmond, Microsoft to improve Windows Store games, OneDrive universal app is coming, more.
A few tidbits for a Saturday morning: We're having a meet-up Monday night in Redmond, what to do now that Slysoft has been shut down, a new high-end lifestyle shopping experience for gadget fans, Apple just killed my 401K, and Google Inbox courts Mailbox users too.
The date has come: Dropbox's Mailbox mobile app is shutting down today. So Microsoft is offering distraught Mailbox users a lifeline, and is promising to add some key Mailbox features to Outlook Mobile.
Back in late 2014, Microsoft released the best Miracast dongle in the market, the cunningly named Microsoft Wireless Display Adapter. Well, they're back with a new version, and while I've been using it for the past week, it's still a bit early for a final verdict.
Surface Pro and Surface Pro 2 haven't seen new firmware updates since mid-2015. But this week, Microsoft unexpectedly shipped new firmware updates for each machine.
Once again, Microsoft has announced a sweeping set of Office 365 updates that span the business and consumer versions of the service. This months updates are for Office Mobile for all platforms as well as Office 2016 for Windows and Mac.
A month ago, we learned that Microsoft would indeed be adding handset firmware updates to the Windows Insider program for Windows 10 Mobile. Today, Microsoft provided an update on this work, issuing new firmware updates for certain phone models.
Microsoft today provided an update to its strategy to bring developers to the Universal Windows Platform (UWP) on Windows 10. And yes, it's official: The Windows Bridge for Android (project “Astoria”) is dead.
As I wrote yesterday, my Surface Book sleep problems appear to be fixed by the recent firmware update. But what happened? Why did some Surface Book and Surface Pro 4 devices succumb to power management issues that didn't seem to impact many other new PCs?
Microsoft announced today the simultaneous release of new Windows Insider builds for PCs and Mobile. Fast ring testers can now install build 14271 for PCs and build 14267.1004 for Mobile. And yes, this is a first.
A few tidbits from around the web: People app in Windows 10 Mobile (re)gains a History tab, Facebook augments Like with Reactions, Spotify is going Google, and more.
After four long months, the nightmare is over, at least for me: Thanks to a recent firmware update, Surface Book---and the nearly identical Surface Pro 4---can now sleep and wake up normally.
A few tidbits from around the web: Gears of War Ultimate Edition heading to the Windows 10 Store, Microsoft Garage releases Sprightly on Android, Microsoft joins IoT industry group, and Amazon raises purchase minimum for free shipping.