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Join the Global Skype-a-Thon, December 3-4, 2015

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Celebrate learning without borders You and your students are invited to take part in an historic global event. Starting on December 3rd and going through December 4th, Microsoft’s Global Skype-a-Thon will attempt to travel a million virtual miles during the two day event! It’s an ambitious goal, and one that …

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Apple’s Deep Learning Curve

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The company’s secrecy is hurting its AI software development. In the world of artificial intelligence, one of the year’s biggest coming-out parties is the Neural Information Processing Systems conference. Thousands of researchers from universities and software companies gather to share their work and wrestle with new ways to tailor software …

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Word real-time co-authoring—a closer look

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Now that Office 2016 is officially here, we are giving a special nod to one of our coolest features within the suite—real-time co-authoring. The Word team is honored to debut this new capability in Office 2016 for Windows. We work and live in a world where collaboration can’t always happen …

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Solve mysteries in spooky hospital in ‘Sherlock Holmes Adventure’

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Join the world’s most famous detective to solve mysteries set in the dark, abandoned hospital of “Sherlock Holmes Adventure.” The hidden-object game features strange passageways, secret rooms and odd characters in a setting haunted by past crimes. Install “Sherlock Holmes Adventure” for $2.99 from the Windows Store. Also, keep up …

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Microsoft Rolls Out Ethereum Toolkit for Business Users

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Computing giant Microsoft is rolling out a toolkit that will let its enterprise users build on the Ethereum protocol. Thanks to a partnership with Ethereum collective ConsenSys, business users of Microsoft’s cloud-based Azure service will be able to access Ethereum Blockchain-as-a-Service, or ‘E BaaS’. The sandbox initiative, announced today, will …

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History—collaborate with confidence!

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Office 2016 for Windows includes a host of new features that take the work out of working together. With features like real-time typing and share making it easier than ever to collaborate, you and your teammates might be nervous about making a mistake and not being able to get back …

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