SuperSite for Windows en Addressing Microsoft Band HR Accuracy <div class="node-body article-body">There are complaints about the HR monitoring of the Microsoft Band, but Microsoft's wearable may be the most accurate of the lot.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Microsoft Band Microsoft Band Mon, 27 Jun 2016 19:05:00 +0000 74861 at It’s about the Microsoft Health Platform, Not the Microsoft Band <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft Band is a great fitness device but Microsoft will never win the fitness industry with it.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Microsoft Band Microsoft Band Mon, 27 Jun 2016 18:35:00 +0000 74851 at Windows 10 Build 14366 ISO Now Available for Download <div class="node-body article-body">According to standard practice the ISO for the latest slow ring testing build is now available for Windows Insiders to download. This ISO can be used to create installation media and perform the clean installation of Windows 10 or perform an in place upgrade from an older Windows 10 testing build.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> 14366 Build 14366 Slow Ring Windows 10 Windows 10 Windows Insiders Mon, 27 Jun 2016 11:34:00 +0000 74841 at Hands On - Windows 10 Activation Troubleshooter <div class="node-body gallery-body">Earlier this week we learned about a new feature for the upcoming Windows 10 Anniversary Update called the Activation Troubleshooter but we were unable to dive deeply into it because all of our test systems were properly activated. However, a couple of un-activated virtual machines now allow us to see more of the tools dialog screens.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> activation Activation Troubleshooter Anniversary Update troubleshooter Windows 10 Windows 10 Windows 10 Annniversary Update Fri, 24 Jun 2016 21:13:00 +0000 74821 at The Hustle is Real Leading up to the Windows 10 Anniversary Update <div class="node-body article-body">The second major update to Windows 10, named the Anniversary Update, is expected to be released on 29 July 2016. Currently Microsoft is in the final stages of the development for this update and instead of slowing down the pace of new builds they have cranked things up to 10!</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> builds hustle telemetry Windows 10 Windows 10 Windows 10 Anniversary Update Windows 10 November Update Fri, 24 Jun 2016 19:06:00 +0000 74811 at Surface 3 Inventory is Limited, Manufacturing to End by December <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft is planning to end manufacturing of Surface 3 tablets in December.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Surface 3 Hardware Fri, 24 Jun 2016 15:02:00 +0000 74791 at Mobile - Windows 10 Insider Preview Build Tracker for 2016 <div class="node-body gallery-body">Keep track of the Windows 10 Builds that have been released in 2016 for Mobile devices.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mobile Windows 10 Windows 10 Windows 10 Mobile Windows Insider Program Windows Insiders Fri, 24 Jun 2016 14:41:00 +0000 69031 at PC - Windows 10 Insider Preview Build Tracker for 2016 <div class="node-body gallery-body">Keep track of the Windows 10 Builds that have been released in 2016 for PCs.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> desktops PC Windows 10 Windows 10 Windows Insider Program Windows Insiders Fri, 24 Jun 2016 14:40:00 +0000 69011 at Microsoft Band 2 Shows Discontinued at Best Buy and Microsoft Says Supplies are Limited <div class="node-body article-body">A Microsoft Band 3 launch may be just over the next horizon.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Microsoft Band Microsoft Band Thu, 23 Jun 2016 20:36:00 +0000 74761 at How to Share Your Location on Skype <div class="node-body article-body">In a bid to boost Skype's utility as a social communications platform, Microsoft's added the ability to share your location with other people. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> skype Skype Mobile Mobile Thu, 23 Jun 2016 19:58:00 +0000 74771 at PSA: Band 2 Could Suffer Lock-ups from Humidity <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft Band 2 may experience issues with extreme humidity.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Microsoft Band Microsoft Band Thu, 23 Jun 2016 19:18:00 +0000 74741 at How can I Resolve My Windows 10 Image-Backup Problems? <div class="node-body article-body">Enjoy an abridged Q&A from Fred Langa's LANGALIST, a feature available exclusively to paid subscribers of the Windows Secrets newsletter. Today's Q&A: I see 18 different apps on my Start Menu, but only two actually work when I right-click on them. Why?</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fred Langa troubleshooting Windows 10 Windows 10 Thu, 23 Jun 2016 18:32:00 +0000 74751 at How To Reset OneDrive if Syncing Stops <div class="node-body gallery-body">Although OneDrive has improved a lot and reliability has increased there may still be times that syncing stops or gets hung up. This how to will show you how to fix that issue and get syncing working again.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> OneDrive cloud how to How-To Microsoft OneDrive sync Thu, 23 Jun 2016 15:44:00 +0000 74721 at Microsoft Working on a Health App UI Refresh <div class="node-body article-body">Leaked images show Microsoft is readying a big UI update for its Microsoft Health app.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Microsoft Band Microsoft Band Thu, 23 Jun 2016 15:35:00 +0000 74731 at Microsoft Takes Another Step Towards Minimizing Activation Issues on Windows 10 <div class="node-body article-body">Windows 10 Digital Entitlements have already become Digital Licenses and now you can connect those licenses to your Microsoft Account for future device activation.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> activation Activation Troubleshooter Anniversary Update troubleshooter Windows 10 Windows 10 Windows 10 Annniversary Update Wed, 22 Jun 2016 21:02:00 +0000 74691 at Dropbox Adds Document Scanning, Creation Tools in Corporate Push <div class="field-byline"> Dina Bass | Bloomberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Dropbox Inc. unveiled tools for scanning documents using a smartphone camera and for creating new Microsoft Office documents with the click of a button, as the file-storage company pushes into new parts of the corporate cloud-services market.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cloud Dropbox Microsoft Wed, 22 Jun 2016 17:29:00 +0000 74681 at Amazon Adds to the Kindle Reader Line-up with a New Affordable <div class="node-body article-body">Amazon has refreshed its affordable Kindle eReader with new features.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> amazon Kindle Hardware Wed, 22 Jun 2016 15:11:00 +0000 74671 at How to Access Windows 10's Built In Troubleshooters <div class="node-body gallery-body">Did you know Microsoft's Windows 10 has several built in tools to help you troubleshoot system issues? They are accessible in the Control Panel and can help you address issues across four categories including programs, hardware & sound, network & internet and system & security.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> how to How-To Maintenance Microsoft start menu troubleshooters troubleshooting utilities Windows 10 Windows 10 Wed, 22 Jun 2016 13:46:00 +0000 74661 at Intel RealSense SR300 DevKit Camera and Windows Hello <div class="node-body gallery-body">Intel has updated their RealSense DevKit camera from the F200 that was released in 2014 to the new SR300 camera hardware. Although on the outside they look the same, the technology in the SR300 has received a huge refresh.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Authentication biometric F200 fingerprint fingerprint reader Intel. RealSense security SR300 Windows 10 Windows Hello Tue, 21 Jun 2016 19:06:00 +0000 74651 at Microsoft Health Update for Android Seeks to Fix Battery Drain <div class="node-body article-body">An update is rolling out for Microsoft Health on Android to supply bug fixes.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Microsoft Band Microsoft Band Tue, 21 Jun 2016 12:29:00 +0000 74641 at Microsoft Flow Comes to iOS <div class="node-body article-body"><p>The workflow-automation service, <strong><a href="" target="_blank">unveiled in April</a></strong>, is making a push toward greater ubiquity by moving from the desktop to the mobile platform. <strong><a href="" target="_blank">There&#39;s a new mobile app for the iOS platform</a></strong> and plans to introduce an Android app soon.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cloud iOS Microsoft Flow mobile apps Mon, 20 Jun 2016 22:21:00 +0000 74631 at Microsoft: Using Edge Helps Save Your Device's Battery Power <div class="node-body article-body"><p>The Microsoft Edge team says <strong><a href="" target="_blank">a recent round of in-house testing shows that their browser is more energy-efficient</a></strong>, meaning that users who are Web-surfing on their mobile devices will get more hours of active use without needing to modify their settings.</p> <p>The in-house testing was comprised of three separate test situations:</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Edge Microsoft Microsoft Web browser Mon, 20 Jun 2016 20:30:00 +0000 74621 at If You Are Looking for Surface Recovery Images Don't Go To Paid Support <div class="node-body article-body">Due to an in progress system upgrade, recovery images for all Surface hardware are currently unavailable. If you go looking for them while the system is down you will be prompted to access paid support but that is unnecessary to get a recovery image.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> recovery recovery image recovery images Surfaace Pro 3 surface Surface 2 Surface 3 Surface Book Surface Pro Surface Pro 2 Surface Pro 4 Surface RT tech support Hardware Mon, 20 Jun 2016 20:17:00 +0000 74611 at Microsoft’s LinkedIn to Be Like Facebook for Careers, Gates Says <div class="field-byline"> Caroline Chen | Bloomberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft Corp. co-founder Bill Gates said he’s enthusiastic about the company’s $26.2 billion acquisition of LinkedIn Corp., viewing it as an opportunity to build a business network for the working world like Facebook Inc. has created for social communities.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> LinkedIn Microsoft Microsoft Mon, 20 Jun 2016 17:36:00 +0000 74601 at Microsoft-Funded Professor Builds Software to Fight Terrorism <div class="field-byline"> Jing Cao | Bloomberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Dartmouth College computer science professor Hany Farid -- using funding from Microsoft Corp. -- has developed technology to help scrub extremist content from the internet.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Microsoft Microsoft software Mon, 20 Jun 2016 16:48:00 +0000 74591 at How To Mute Specific Cortana News Sources <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft now allows you to tweak the various news services that its digital assistant Cortana uses to present your customized news and update feed across all of your devices.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cloud Cortana customization how to How-To Microsoft news Windows 10 Windows 10 Mon, 20 Jun 2016 16:07:00 +0000 74581 at First Look: Garmin vivoactive HR <div class="node-body gallery-body">In my quest to find the perfect fitness wearable, the Garmin vivoactive HR has hit the radar.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Garmin vivoactive HR Microsoft Band Hardware Mon, 20 Jun 2016 14:12:00 +0000 74571 at Band 2 Rumored to Have Thicker Skin in 16XX Lot Numbers <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft may have silently altered the manufacturing for Band 2 sometime earlier this year.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Microsoft Band Microsoft Band Mon, 20 Jun 2016 13:34:00 +0000 74561 at How To Add Web Links and Images to Cortana Reminders <div class="node-body gallery-body">It appears Microsoft has updated their digital assistant on Windows 10 so that you can share a website link or an image to use them as part of a reminder.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Windows Phone Cloud Cortana gallery images Links reminders screenshot screenshots share URL website Windows 10 Windows 10 Windows 10 Mobile Mon, 20 Jun 2016 12:03:00 +0000 74551 at Hands On with Windows 10 Refresh Tool <div class="node-body gallery-body">The latest Windows 10 Insider testing build includes a new tool that can simplify the process of clean installing Windows on your device while getting rid of OEM bloatware.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> bloatware clean install clean installation hands on how to How-To images install installation OEM Refresh Tool screenshots Windows 10 Windows 10 Windows 10 Refresh Tool Fri, 17 Jun 2016 14:25:00 +0000 74511 at