IBM And Microsoft To Offer Greater Choice In The Hybrid Cloudview story

http://hardforum.com – IBM and Microsoft announced today that they are working together to provide their respective enterprise software on Microsoft Azure and IBM Cloud. As adoption of hybrid cloud computing accelerates, this relationship will give clients, partners and developers more choice in the cloud, helping them drive new business opportunities, spur innovation and reduce costs. (Hardware)

Microsoft Lumia To Replace The Nokia Brandview story

http://hardforum.com – According to this report, Microsoft is ditching the Nokia brand name on its Lumia phones sooner than expected. Quote: Microsoft Lumia is the new brand name that takes the place of Nokia for the software maker. (Hardware)

Microsoft Announces $49 Xbox One Kinect Adapter For PCsview story

http://hardforum.com – Those of you not using your Xbox One Kinect can now use it on your PC thanks to a new adapter. Remember all the cool stuff that came out when the original Kinect was released for the PC? Quote: The new Kinect Adapter for Windows requires a USB 3.0 port and won't work with the Kinect sensor for Xbox 360. (Hardware)

Microsoft discloses severe Office zero-day flaw, publishes quick fixview story

http://forums.anandtech.com – http://www.pcworld.com/article/28371...quick-fix.html (Hardware)

Nexus 7 in Fastboot (recovery) not activating USB connectionview story

http://android.stackexchange.com – I realise this is asked countless times but I genuinely believe my question is unique, please bare with me as I explain. My Nexus7 (2013) is not working in fastboot mode, I connect my Nexus 7 and run the following: $ adb devices List of devices attached 07c15663 device The Nexus 7 appears (once authorising adb), so I then reboot to fastboot (or bootloader): $ adb reboot bootloader The N (HowTos)

Fitness Tracker Moov Raises $3 Million For Its Wearable A.I. Coachview story

http://techcrunch.com –  The crowdfunded fitness tracker Moov, built by former Apple engineer and HALO game designer Nikola Hu, Microsoft Research vets Meng Li (now Moov CEO) and Tony Yuan, has raised $3 million in new funding in a Series A round led by Banyan Capital. (IT news)

Washington Post: Mac computers can automatically collect your location informationview story

http://forums.anandtech.com – http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/...n-information/ Quote: Apple has begun automatically collecting the locations of users and the queries they type when searching for files with the newest Mac operating system, a function that has provoked backlash for a company that portrays itself as a leader on privacy. The function is part of Spotlight search, which was upd (Hardware)

Not a problem, just a newb progress reportview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – First I want to thank the linux community for being here. Not trying to blow sunshine up anybody's butt, but my disgust level with Microsoft just continues to elevate. I remember linux from the days when Nessus was free and Netcat was new (yeah I'm that old). I drifted away, and now I'm back. But clients still want Windows, so how to deliver? Answer: free virtual environment. (Hardware)

Trouble setting up MST display with firepro cardview story

http://hardforum.com – I wasn't sure if i should put this in the video card section or monitor sections. I just got 2 new dell 4k monitors (up2414q). I'm using a firepro v4900 from AMD, with the latest drivers from their website for firepro cards. In the physical display settings i have DP 1.2 enabled. Currently only 1 4k monitor is plugged in as well as my dell 3007wfp. (Hardware)

New Windows Zero Day Being Exploited Through PowerPointview story

http://hardforum.com – Microsoft has posted a new security advisory (#3010060) warning of a vulnerability in Microsoft OLE that could allow remote code execution using PowerPoint. Quote: Microsoft is aware of a vulnerability affecting all supported releases of Microsoft Windows, excluding Windows Server 2003. (Hardware)