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Microsoft Aims New Windows 10 S Lineup at 'Firstline Workers'

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These devices are also created to be managed through Azure Active Directory and Microsoft Intune out of the box. "It offers more seamless integration with hosted VMs for remote desktop and apps for firstline worker scenarios", wrote Bernardo Caldas, Microsoft's general manager for commercial marketing in Windows, in a blog post. Read More »

October 2017's Games With Gold titles revealed for Xbox One, 360

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The final game for 360 owners is Medal of Honor: Airborne and will see players jump from a C-47 and explore an open world to find the best position for that tactical edge over the Nazi forces. It originally released in 2013, but only sauntered to Xbox in early 2016. They will use an Energy Manipulation Tool to transfer power in and out of many machines and giant structures. Read More »

LG launches smartphone to 'keep mosquitos at bay'

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LG on Wednesday launched a new K-Series smartphone in India , as it had announced earlier this week. LG launched its new smartphone K7i, featuring the unique 'Mosquito Away Technology.' The K7i boasts of Sound Wave Technology, that uses sound waves only and no harmful radiations are emitted. Read More »

Large iceberg breaks off Pine Island Glacier

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The Delft University of Technology in Netherlands, posted a satellite image showing that Pine Island had "calved", a piece of ice about 103 sq miles in area. This change started with the 2015 calving event, which resulted in retreat of the northern part of the ice shelf about 20 km beyond its previous most landward position and reorientation of the ice front. Read More »

Pitbull Lends Plane to Save Cancer Patients From Puerto Rico

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It's my people , and even when we are living in the United States, still our heart lives there". The situation has grown dire in Puerto Rico five days after Hurricane Maria. As Hurricane Maria glances off the North Carolina coast, thousands of eyes in the state are turned to the island the storm devastated last week, hoping to aid family and friends stricken in Puerto Rico. Read More »

US, Russia to build lunar space station

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NASA already has plans to utilize its Space Launch System rocket, but according to the statement issued by Russia's space agency, both Russian and US rockets could be used to build the lunar station. He also noted that the new station will unify standards on creating such projects. NASA said the facility would serve as a gateway to both deep space and the lunar surface and would be developed, serviced and used in collaboration with commercial and worldwide partners. Read More »

Scared of that new-fangled 'cloud'? Office 2019 to the rescue!

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So what exactly is new with Office 2019? I think the days of seeing a massive step change in form and function are behind us, replaced with regular updates that offer incremental changes that are easier for users to adapt to. With this in mind, Office 2019 includes numerous new features that are not cloud-specific, and the suite is described as "a valuable upgrade for customers who feel that they need to keep some or all of their apps and servers on-premises". Read More »

Google Doodle Celebrates Google's 19th Birthday

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This Wednesday, the search engine celebrates with a new interactive Doodle that directs users to some of the company's hidden gems developed over the years; games, virtual tours, rabbit-holes of obscure histories and more. Users also like to see more new decorative Google logos in the time of cultural festivals. In an act of random coincidence, Google's other co-founder, Sergey Brin, was assigned to show Larry Page around the campus. Read More »

Focus this week on rail safety in MI

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Cars or people too close to the tracks are still at risk since trains overhang the tracks by at least three feet in both directions, according to Operation Lifesaver. John Gates, Greeley's mayor pro tem, read a proclamation from the city council highlighting the importance of National Rail Safety Week , and lauded Greeley Police Chief Jerry Garner and Greeley City Councilwoman Sandi Elder's appearances at the event. Read More »

Twitter Experiments With 280 Character Tweets

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The networking giant believes the current 140-character limit means some users find it hard to express themselves in languages such as English and Spanish. Last year, Twitter reportedly considered expanding to a 10,000-character limit, which could have dramatically changed the way people use the service, but that idea was ultimately abandoned. Read More »

Oops! End of World Delayed a Month

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Meade now claims that the "real pain" will happen in October and the end of the world will start from Oct. 21. "Nothing is expected to happen in September", he wrote. THE Christian conspiracy theorist said that the "spiritual sign" he predicted - signalling seven years of "catastrophic events" for Earth triggered by the appearance of the mystery Planet X - DID appear in the sky on Saturday night. Read More »

Stalwart to quit German nationalist party days after poll breakthrough

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Frauke Petry, chairwoman of the right-wing populist Alternative for Germany (AfD), announced on Tuesday that she will leave the party just after it succeeded in entering the German Federal Parliament for the first time. SPD leader Martin Schulz has further hardened his opposition to a grand coalition with the CDU/CSU bloc, after he suffered a historic defeat on Sunday. Read More »

Microsoft and Facebook complete trans-Atlantic high-speed data cable

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Work on the new cable, called Marea or " Tide " in Spanish, began less than two years ago and Microsoft says the project was completed three times faster than a typical undersea cable project. The project required charting a course with average depths of nearly 11,000 feet. The developers of Marea have also given a path to network hubs in Africa , Middle East and Asia where they expect to tap one billion users in the years to come. Read More »

'Pretty Woman' movie heads to Broadway in new musical

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Samantha Barks , best known as Eponine in the 2012 movie version of Les Miserables , will play Vivian Ward , while Steve Kazee , a 2012 Tony victor as lead actor in the musical Once, will co-star as Edward Lewis , who hires her as an escort for his weeklong stay in Los Angeles . Read More »

AFTRA Reaches Deal to Finally End Video Game Voice Actor Strike

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Actors will now receive bonus payments according to each project, and also be given more transparency about what game they're working on, and exactly what's required of them. We secured a number of gains including for the first time, a secondary payment structure which was one of the members' key concerns", SAG-AFTRA President Gabrielle Carteris said in a statement. Read More »

Google and Levi's unveil internet-connected jacket

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That's roughly the same price as a brand-new Apple Watch Series 3, which can do everything the jacket can do, and doesn't limit you to wearing the same jacket every day to commute. Users will be able to perform many activities - like handling calls and reading text messages, adjusting the volume, controlling the music, or navigating with Google Maps, just by swiping or tapping on the jacket's sleeve. Read More »

Microsoft plans to replace Skype for Business with Teams

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Microsoft is moving to make Teams the core communication client in Office 365 with the full intent that it will replace Skype for Business. Microsoft did not say how many organizations use Skype for Business. The software, which allows business users to set up chat windows between individual co-workers as well as groups, was introduced a year ago and aimed squarely at the success of San Francisco based Slack Technologies. Read More »

Graham-Cassidy Health Care Hearing Starts With Eruption Of Protests

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Republicans also have until Friday (Sept. 30) to pass the legislation with a party-line vote. President Donald Trump lobbed attacks at Senate Republicans, specifically Sen. "7 years of Repeal & Replace and some Senators not there". Republican Senators John McCain and Rand Paul already have registered their opposition. Read More »

DOOM Locked at 30FPS on the Nintendo Switch

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Twitch user Gothalion asked Gearbox Software President Randy Pitchford on Twitter if there is a chance to port Borderlands 2 for the Nintendo Switch . Beyond that, the article also added that Sony's mobile games unit, ForwardWorks, is doing "fantastic", according to House. While acknowledging that this also isn't a new trend, he states "It's hard to make an original game now". Read More »

USA markets close lower

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Technology stocks slammed into reverse on Monday, and the losses overshadowed gains in other areas of the market to send broad US indexes lower. Eastern time. The Canadian dollar was trading at an average price of 81.03 cents USA, down 0.16 of a cent. USA markets also kept an eye on the latest domestic political developments, with the most recent effort to overhaul the health-care system on life support and a Republican tax proposal still lacking details. Read More »

You can download the new macOS, High Sierra, right now

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The free MacOS High Sierra will surpass the expectations of the loyal fans of Mac systems and MacBook laptop range due to its interface and innovative features that will entertain the loyal fanbase in fields related to moviemaking, graphic designing, and other pertinent fields of arts and aesthetics. Read More »

JioPhone Delivery Begins, 6 Million Handsets to be Distributed in 15 Days

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Reliance Jio Phone delivery has reportedly started and if you have already booked your 4G feature mobile, then chances are high that you will get your device soon. On August 24, pre-booking of the JioPhone started against payment of a refundable deposit of Rs 500. On Twitter, the company has said the handset will be delivered to all customers by Diwali. Read More »

Xbox One X Collaborates with Samsung

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Microsoft is rolling the Xbox One X , its super console, this winter, and electronics company Samsung is associating up for the occasion. Most of Microsoft's products aren't available in the country, and when they actually launch, they are either too costly or there's already a new generation of the device by the time the previous generation makes it to the country. Read More »

Subaru BRZ STI Sport to debut in Tokyo

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This same paint colour will also be applied to the S208, again a Japanese market-only saloon based on the new MY18 WRX STI and limited to 450 units. It was low, mean, had a gapping mouth, sharp hawkish headlights, and both green brake calipers and green tailpipes. Subaru has debuted new STi versions of its BRZ and WRX models for Japan only . Read More »