Microsoft updates Windows 10 with Mixed Reality features

TORONTO – Microsoft’s forth iteration of Windows 10, launched today, will have a major upgrade featuring mixed reality tools. Called the Creators update, Microsoft is bringing in more of a 3D look and

Published on: October 17th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Microsoft Canada Presidents through the years

 

Published on: September 13th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Janet Kennedy turned Microsoft Canada around

Janet Kennedy leaves Microsoft Canada in better shape today than when she arrived approximately four years ago. When she got to Microsoft Canada in October of 2013 customers, channel partners and plenty of

Published on: September 8th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Hashtag Trending: Aug. 9, 2017 – Google’s diversity spat; VR in the browser

Google’s internal policies are publicly criticized, Firefox introduces virtual reality capabilities, and video games are officially bad for your health. Starting with Twitter, a 10-page memo from a senior software engineer at Google

Published on: August 9th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Microsoft confirms two major Windows 10 updates coming in 2017

The Creators Update isn't the only major update coming to Windows 10 in 2017. Microsoft has confirmed that the company will be releasing a second major Windows 10 update later this year to

Published on: February 28th, 2017 Alex Radu

VMWare to help customers move old PCs over to Windows 10 and the cloud en masse

A new collaboration between VMWare and Adaptiva will help VMWare customers move their older PCs over to Windows 10 and next-generation PC management in the cloud using Adaptiva's peer-to-peer (P2P) technology. The two

Published on: January 12th, 2017 Alex Radu

IDC: Windows tablet market share on a path to growth

The future is looking bright for Windows-based tablets and the channel partners who deal in them. According to IDC's "Worldwide Quarterly Mobile Device Tracker," Microsoft's mobile operating system is bouncing back in a big way and is kicking

Published on: August 30th, 2016 Chris Talbot

American solution provider acquires B.C.-based Simba Technologies

Burlington, Mass.-based Magnitude Software is acquiring data access and analytics solution provider Simba Technologies of Vancouver, B.C. Simba is best known for developing the first standards based ODBC driver for Microsoft Windows all

Published on: August 16th, 2016 CDN Staff

In photos: A look back at Microsoft WPC 2016

Published on: July 15th, 2016 Dave Yin

Microsoft SQL Server 2005 support ends tomorrow

It seemed only yesterday that Microsoft ended support for Windows Server 2003 (July 14, 2015 technically speaking), but finally, SQL Server 2005's day has come. The software giant will be sunsetting the 11-year

Published on: April 11th, 2016 CDN Staff

Microsoft makes push for apps for every platform with host of devops tools

San Francisco, CA - It seems like a good time to be developing on Windows. On day 2, the Azure-focused half of the Microsoft Build 2016 conference, the company announced a slew of

Published on: March 31st, 2016 Dave Yin

Microsoft announces Anniversary Update and Bash for Windows 10

San Francisco, CA - If your experience with Windows 10 so far has been akin to receiving a UI facelift, that may change very soon. At Microsoft Build 2016 in San Francisco this week, Microsoft

Published on: March 31st, 2016 Dave Yin

Microsoft will ship the HoloLens in March

Thirteen months after announcing the HoloLens last January, Microsoft Corp. is ready to release what it calls the "Development Edition" of its hologram-based augmented reality device to developers, consumers, and businesses alike, the

Published on: February 29th, 2016 Eric Emin Wood

This smartphone monitor-keyboard dock is disguised as a laptop

When we said we wanted to see whether device manufacturers could take the desktop-like capabilities of the Lumia 950 and Lumia 950 XL and run with it, we weren't sure this is what we had

Published on: February 16th, 2016 Dave Yin