no need to go through the Xbox application to install a game

Microsoft continues to improve the experience offered by Windows 11 via the various preview versions of the OS accessible to members of the Insider program. Via the latest build deployed 22207.1401.X, the Redmond company introduces two notable changes, including one concerning the installation of games. Credits: Microsoft Microsoft regularly releases new preview builds of Windows … Read more

Microsoft Teams takes over almost everything from Facebook, even Stories

After launching Viva, its platform focused on the employee experience, Microsoft presents Viva Engage, a real corporate social network that looks a lot like Workplace, Meta’s solution. Source: Microsoft During its Microsoft Inspire conference, the Redmond company announced Viva Engage, a new Viva application. It is neither more nor less than a corporate social network, … Read more

Microsoft and Canonical offer .Net natively on Linux Ubuntu

Microsoft’s .NET 6 framework is now available on Linux Ubuntu server 22.04. With this partnership between the Redmond publisher and the open source player, users will be able to benefit from security patches and new versions on time via an apt install dotnet6 command. The announcement statement states that “optimized, pre-built, ultra-small container images are … Read more

What’s new in Microsoft Edge 104, available now

After the release of Chrome 104, Microsoft is now rolling out the same update for its Edge browser. Edge 104 includes an important security change, a new import option for Chrome, and more. Basic security by default Microsoft Edge offers three security modes to choose from: Basic, Balanced, and Strict. Just like Firefox’s privacy modes, … Read more

Janet Jackson’s song ‘Rhythm Nation’ would be dangerous for some laptops”

Microsoft Senior Software Engineer Raymond Chen explained how a clip of a Janet Jackson song could compromise laptops running Windows XP. During his career, computer scientist Raymond Chen has encountered many funny situations. For 25 years with Microsoft, he is now the company’s principal software engineer. Over the years, he shared these anecdotes in a … Read more