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Windows 10 Fall Creators Update
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Windows 10 Fall Creators Update

Microsoft held a private event yesterday and announced the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update.   Not just any other update. This update is inclusive of full VR support including the SteamVR catalogue. Microsoft announced the acquisition of Altspace VR as well. Fall Creators Update Fall Creators will include an updated version […]

Player Unknowns Battlegrounds – Zombie Mode
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Player Unknowns Battlegrounds – Zombie Mode

Player Unknowns Battlegrounds (PUBG), if you have not heard of it yet you must be living under a rock. PUBG, the fight for survival in a Battle Royale situation. As with the film that came out in 2000, PUBG drops a mass of people onto an island in a brutal […]

Mixer – Microsoft’ New Name For Beam
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Mixer – Microsoft’ New Name For Beam

Yesterday, Microsoft announced they have renamed the Beam streaming service to Mixer. They have also upped their streaming game to compete with the likes of Twitch and Youtube live broadcasting. Microsoft acquired Beam last year and this is the first serious change they have rolled out since the purchase. Mixer […]

Windows 10 Creators Update Coming Next Month!
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Windows 10 Creators Update Coming Next Month!

From the embers of the last big patch to come Windows 10’s way emerges the phoenix. Well that is what Microsoft are probably hoping anyway. Last years major Windows 10 Anniversary patch did not go down too well with many Windows users, (black screen crashes, privacy outcries etc) and not so […]

Microsoft Creators Program & Mixed Reality
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Microsoft Creators Program & Mixed Reality

With the bevvy of news Microsoft have churned out in the last couple of days it would be remiss not to include as much as possible in one post so here goes. Microsoft planning to bring Mixed reality to Xbox GDC 2017 is almost over now, only one day left and the dust […]

How Humans Can Force the Machines to Play Fair
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How Humans Can Force the Machines to Play Fair

Theoretical computer science can be as remote and abstract as pure mathematics, but new research often begins in response to concrete, real-world problems. Such is the case with the work of Cynthia Dwork. Quanta Magazine About Original story reprinted with permission from Quanta Magazine, an editorially independent division of the Simons Foundation […]

Microsoft – Working To Beat Cancer
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Microsoft – Working To Beat Cancer

Microsoft are well known for their software and computing gadgetry, not so much for their battle vs cancer. In Microsoft research labs across the planet, teams of people are working towards finding a way to beat cancer, or at least, help biologists find the way through tools Microsoft themselves have […]