Microsoft's online analytics processing engine - or OLAP - has gotten an extension on its region availability. This relates to two consumer-facing U.S. regions and two government-focused ones.
Following the discovery of three critical flaws in a range of processors, OEMs and OS manufacturers have issued various patches. Microsoft has detailed what performance impact its patches have.
In an effort to create what it calls a "universal blood test" and thus enable better treatment and detection of disease, Microsoft has partnered with Seattle-based Adaptive Biotechnologies.
The Redmond giant has announced it will purchase storage and hybrid cloud solution provider Avere Systems. The latter has DreamWorks, Sony Pictures, and The Library of Congress as clients.
Switzerland-based storage provider Tresorit has released its first transparency report. The document covers the firm's complex legal framework and user requests from September 2013 to November 2017.
Microsoft has released another freebie, the second edition of 'The Developer's Guide to Microsoft Azure'. In it, you get a rundown of how the service works and how it handles different scenarios.
Gaming-focused Voice-over-IP client Discord has just announced it reached the 87 million registered users milestone. Furthermore, next year will bring improved screen share, Rich Presence, and more.
The software giant has announced a preview of its Lv2-series Azure virtual machines which support AMD's EPYC processors. Specifically, the one highlighted is the dual-socket EPYC 7551.
In partnership with Bethesda, Fanatical has released it latest bundle which packages the Doom Classic Complete, Doom 3: BFG Edition and DOOM (2016). The latter gets a 66.6% discount, its biggest yet.
In an effort to improve and enhance how businesses use IoT, Microsoft has unveiled Azure Location Based Services. The new cloud offering will give "location-based insights" to business customers.
Initially added in the 1.2 release of GOG Galaxy back in March, Universal Cloud Save-compatible titles have been growing since. The storefront has just announced the addition of another 30 games.
In case you missed last week's free weekend on Steam, you can now try out SpellForce 3 free of charge on GOG until November 27, 11PM UTC. The game comes out December 7 on GOG and Steam.
To spruce up its post Thanksgiving offering, Fanatical will hold a Black Friday Flash Sale, unveiling new deals each hour for the next 24. Each deal lasts 24 hours from the moment it goes live.
In light of the rather substantial update for LastPass Enterprise which was released last week, we had a chat with Matt Kaplan, GM of Emerging Products at LogMeIn, and by extension, LastPass.
In an effort to strengthen security and provide admins with more granular controls, LastPass Enterprise's newest update brings Active Directory integration, easier onboarding and more.
Both on Apple's dedicated forum and on Twitter, users have been signaling issues when it comes to maintaining a stable Bluetooth connection between their iPhone X and their cars or Bluetooth devices.
This brand new version of the video driver brings, among others, optimizations for Star Wars Battlefront II, Injustice 2, Destiny 2, Call of Duty: WWII, Forza Motorsport 7, and more.
Microsoft has announced Visual Studio Live Share, which allows you to instantly collaborate on code between Visual Studio and Visual Studio Code. Private preview kicks off Q1 2018. U.S. only.
The software giant has decided to rename its mobile and online payment service from Microsoft Wallet to Microsoft Pay. To install, the app requires at the very least the Fall Creators Update.
Mozilla has unveiled version 57 of its browser, dubbed Firefox Quantum, which comes with a new UI, vastly improved CSS engine, shorter load times, less RAM utilization and much more.
The site's latest bundle brings together Carmageddon: Max Damage, Punch Club, Monochroma, Serial Cleaner, System Shock: Enhanced Edition and more, with a 96% discount and a price of $3.49.
The early 2000s title from Benoît Sokal and Microïds is available to claim for free, with both it an Syberia II also being claimable via GOG Connect if you already own them on Steam.
In a deal worth more than $450 million in cash, milestone bonuses, and equity, EA will be acquiring Respawn Entertainment. No layoffs, restructurings, or cancellations are tied to the acquisition.
Hot on the heels of its Motiga layoffs, Chinese publisher Perfect World Entertainment has shut down another company in its roster, Seattle-based Runic Games, makers of Torchlight I, II, and Hob.
At its BlizzCon 2017 event in Anaheim, Blizzard has announced that it's making the original Wings of Liberty campaign and other parts of StarCraft II free-to-play later this month.
After a few months of waiting, we now finally know that Skyrim is indeed headed for the Switch this year, more precisely on November 17. You can pre-order the title now for $59.99.
Expanding its Skype bot platform, Microsoft has now added the SAVEUR Magazine bot to the service's ever-increasing roster. This latest addition will give you weekly recipe ideas, and more.
Through subsidiary Nuon, Vattenfall will expand an existing windpark in the Wieringermeer Polder, close to Amsterdam. Microsoft will use 100% of the output to power its nearby datacenter.
Polish developer CD Projekt RED will be holding a livestream on Monday, October 30, to discuss upcoming changes to its free-to-play card game Gwent, and take questions from the community.
The subject of previous rumors, it has now been officially confirmed by Nvidia: the GTX 1070 Ti is real, and it's up for pre-order now, with an official launch date slated for November 2nd.
CD Projekt's GOG.com store is holding its Halloween sale, with a number of big discounts, a free copy of Tales from the Borderlands (if you spend $15) and 29 titles on GOG Connect, until November 2.
One of the largest sites of its kind, Bundle Stars, will be changing its name to Fanatical on November 1st. Existing customers will be able to use the same login details for the new site.
Microsoft's streaming service, Mixer, has just unveiled that it now supports 21 languages across the site, including Polish, Russian, Brazilian Portuguese, Spanish, Swedish, Dutch, and more.
To clarify some aspects around how ads are placed on the site and who is behind them, Twitter plans to launch a so-called Advertising Transparency Center to aid the company in this initiative.
Focusing its efforts on the security market, Amazon has unveiled the Cloud Cam, a 1080p, night vision-capable indoor security camera. The device is up for pre-order for $119.99 and ships November 8.
The Halloween-themed 1.8 patch for Fortnite, aptly dubbed the Fortnitemares Update brings a new zone, new enemies, over 20 story quests and more. Available October 26 for Xbox One, PS4, and PC.
A few additions are coming to the Windows Dev Center, such as a Review Insights feature which allows you to filter reviews by category, as well as near real-time app health monitoring.
Microsoft plans to extend Teams' existing chat and calling capabilities by the end of the second calendar quarter of 2018, to make migration from Skype for Business much easier for existing clients.
Microsoft has announced the public preview of container orchestration software Kubernetes for Azure Container Service. Azure Container Registry managed SKUs have also hit general availability.
In a ruling today, the U.S. Department of Justice has come in support of Microsoft via a new policy which limits the excessive use of indefinite secrecy orders by the U.S. Government.