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The Wiser daily Microsoft Corp news email is read by those with an interest in product developments from Microsoft, as well as those looking to stay up-to-date on the performance of the company. It is a significant company in the technology sector. It primarily develops software products and services but there are other branches of the business, too. This includes hardware like the Xbox and Windows mobile phones, and advertising products. With revenues of over $86 billion (in 2014) it has been the world's largest software company for many years. It was founded in 1975 by Bill Gates - who is now one of the world's richest men - and Paul Allen. Gates ran the company for decades, but the current CEO is Satya Nadella. New developments coming from the company include Windows 10, the latest version of its operating system that is due for release in 2015, and a hologram device. It also continues to compete for market share in mobile devices and cloud computing. The best way to get information from the most respected sources on the internet on Microsoft Corp news is to get the daily digest from Wiser. It is free so sign up today.

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Tech Tip: Creating a Point of Return for Windows
The New York Times • J.D. Biersdorfer
Windows 10: This Microsoft mobile app wirelessly transfers pics from Android, iOS
Smart Planet • Liam Tung
Xbox One 1440p support coming 'very soon' to Xbox One X and Xbox One S
Windows Central • Matt Brown
How to fix Windows Mixed Reality software download errors
Windows Central • Cale Hunt
How Microsoft's Africa Fellowships shape the way it develops Windows 10
Windows Central • Andy Weir
Microsoft rolls back recent Photos app update on Windows 10 Mobile
Windows Central • Zac Bowden
Big Tech Stages White House Lobbying Blitz: The Influence Game
Bloomberg • Ben Brody, Bill Allison, Naomi Nix
VA chief fights for his political future amid internal strife and allegations of subterfuge
Washington Post • Lisa Rein
Office Security Baseline Announced Plus Intune Conditional Access Change
Redmond Magazine • Kurt Mackie
E-waste recycler gets 15 month prison sentence for creating worthless backup discs
The Next Web • Bryan Clark
 
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Tech Tip: Creating a Point of Return for Windows
The New York TimesJ.D. Biersdorfer
Q. Is a System Restore the same as a backup in Windows? A. While System Restore and backups can both help get your computer back to normal if something goes wrong, the two are different things. (The common technical advice to “restore...
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Apple Inc, Microsoft Corp
Windows 10: This Microsoft mobile app wirelessly transfers pics from Android, iOS
Smart PlanetLiam Tung
Video: Business boost for Microsoft's Windows 10 target Microsoft has released a new app for wirelessly transferring videos and photos from mobile devices to the Windows 10 Microsoft Photos app. The photo-transfer app, dubbed Photos Companion, is purely for sending photos and...
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Xbox One 1440p support coming 'very soon' to Xbox One X and Xbox One S
Windows CentralMatt Brown
When Microsoft launched the Xbox One X last fall, marketing around the flagship console drove its support for 4K resolutions. While the benefits of 4K are mostly limited to those with compatible displays, the use of supersampling technology also provided benefits for...
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Microsoft Corp, Virtual Reality
How to fix Windows Mixed Reality software download errors
Windows CentralCale Hunt
Your Mixed Reality headset isn't much good without the appropriate software. Windows Mixed Reality (WMR) is gaining traction in the VR world, offering up a comfortable variety of headsets along with motion controllers that don't require extra outside sensors. To get started...
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How Microsoft's Africa Fellowships shape the way it develops Windows 10
Windows CentralAndy Weir
You may wonder why you should care about small programs like Microsoft's #Insiders4Good Fellowships. The answer is simple: they're changing the way Microsoft develops all its products. Today, Microsoft held the graduation ceremony for its Windows #Insiders4Good East Africa Fellowship program. The...
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Microsoft rolls back recent Photos app update on Windows 10 Mobile
Windows CentralZac Bowden
Microsoft's recent Photos app update for Windows 10 Mobile was rolled out in error, and a new update is now reverting those changes. The other day, Windows 10 Mobile users were shocked to see a brand new update available for the Photos...
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Big Tech Stages White House Lobbying Blitz: The Influence Game
BloombergBen Brody, Bill Allison, Naomi Nix
The world's biggest technology providers saw an opening and a threat late last summer as the White House prepared a report that could influence billions of dollars in government spending on computing contracts. Amazon.com Inc., Oracle Corp., Alphabet Inc.’s Google and Microsoft...
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VA chief fights for his political future amid internal strife and allegations of subterfuge
Washington PostLisa Rein
An email obtained by The reveals an internal attempt to oust VA Secretary David Shulkin and his top aides. The email from VA senior adviser Jake Leinenkugel ends with a proposal to remove and replace Shulkin. You’re all set! See all newsletters...
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Cybercrime, Microsoft Corp
Office Security Baseline Announced Plus Intune Conditional Access Change
Redmond MagazineKurt Mackie
Microsoft issued some security help and advisories for IT pros this month. The additions include final Office security baseline materials, advance notice of a coming Intune security change and tips on combating e-mail name spoofing. Organizations also experienced "update Tuesday" this week,...
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E-waste recycler gets 15 month prison sentence for creating worthless backup discs
The Next WebBryan Clark
You may recognize the name Eric Lundgren. In 2017, he was all over the news for creating a $13,000 DIY electric car with a 380-plus mile range, easily besting a Tesla. Today he’s on his way to jail. Lundgren has always been...
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