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Microsoft and Facebook's Marea subsea cable is finally complete

Microsoft and Facebook's Marea subsea cable is finally complete

The cable stretches more than 4,000 miles (6,600km) and weighs the same as 34 blue whales.
By Staff Writer Sep 25 2017, 9:01AM
Minecon Earth: How to watch the live stream dedicated to all things Minecraft

Minecon Earth: How to watch the live stream dedicated to all things Minecraft

The annual Minecon event is being replaced with a live stream in November alongside a series of community events.
By Victoria Woollaston Sep 22 2017, 9:25AM
When is a NAS not a NAS? When it's a personal server

When is a NAS not a NAS? When it's a personal server

Windows Home Server may be dead, but its spirit lives on in the modern NAS drive.
By Darien Graham-Smith Sep 19 2017, 12:56PM
Microsoft will add more privacy alerts to Fall Creators Update

Microsoft will add more privacy alerts to Fall Creators Update

The pop-ups will tell users what data apps require and Microsoft uses it for.
By Clare Hopping Sep 15 2017, 12:10PM
Microsoft: 21 critical updates listed, one zero day fixed

Microsoft: 21 critical updates listed, one zero day fixed

Patch Tuesday security updates includes a fix for a zero-day flaw found in the wild and used to target Russian speakers along with the details on the BlueBorne vulnerability that potentially impacts five billion Bluetooth devices.
By Doug Olenick Sep 14 2017, 1:17PM
Quickly access your Office 365 files using My Workspace

Quickly access your Office 365 files using My Workspace

There are so many methods for keeping up with your daily tasks that you need a task manager to keep them all centralised.
By Chris Wiles Sep 12 2017, 12:10PM
Microsoft extends deadline for free Windows 10 S upgrades

Microsoft extends deadline for free Windows 10 S upgrades

Surface Laptop owners can move to Windows 10 Pro for free until 31 March 2018.
By Adam Shepherd Sep 7 2017, 9:53AM
Investigator: Activation Blues

Investigator: Activation Blues

When you change some components but apps then think it’s a whole new PC... PLUS: An alarming NBN issue.
By Anthony Caruana Sep 6 2017, 11:31AM
Hands-on Preview: Dell Visor

Hands-on Preview: Dell Visor

Mixed Reality made simple, without the neck ache.
By Tom Morgan Sep 5 2017, 12:01PM
Creators Update to include mixed reality support

Creators Update to include mixed reality support

Microsoft is partnering with Valve to bring its mixed reality sets to Steam.
By Dale Walker Sep 1 2017, 12:54PM
If you're surprised the NSA can hack your computer, you need a reality check

If you're surprised the NSA can hack your computer, you need a reality check

We've reached a situation where OSes are so complex, they're impossible to secure.
By Staff Writer Aug 28 2017, 8:57AM
Microsoft officially launches Archive Blob Storage

Microsoft officially launches Archive Blob Storage

The service is Microsoft's lowest-cost archival storage service yet.
By Staff Writer Aug 28 2017, 8:57AM
Could PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds be an Xbox exclusive?

Could PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds be an Xbox exclusive?

Sorry, PlayStation fans...
By David Hollingworth Aug 23 2017, 10:56AM
Microsoft's Surface Laptop and accessories available now in Australia

Microsoft's Surface Laptop and accessories available now in Australia

And it's available in four colours.
By David Hollingworth Aug 22 2017, 3:51PM
Microsoft's speech recognition engine is as good as a person

Microsoft's speech recognition engine is as good as a person

The technology that powers Cortana has now achieved "human parity".
By Staff Writer Aug 22 2017, 10:11AM
Microsoft releases Skype for Desktop 8 Preview

Microsoft releases Skype for Desktop 8 Preview

And it gets a little bit clunkier.
By Chris Wiles Aug 21 2017, 11:00AM
Microsoft overseas data: US judges claim extra-territorial jurisdiction

Microsoft overseas data: US judges claim extra-territorial jurisdiction

Two US judges rule against Microsoft Ireland decision in cases pitting Google against DOJ
By Bradley Barth Aug 15 2017, 11:59AM
Windows 10 Pro for Workstations to arrive with Creators Update

Windows 10 Pro for Workstations to arrive with Creators Update

The new build includes always-on memory and support for server-grade processors.
By Dale Walker Aug 14 2017, 12:53PM
Microsoft rejects reports that Surface devices are unreliable

Microsoft rejects reports that Surface devices are unreliable

Report - 25% of users will encounter issues with Surface laptops and tablets.
By Staff Writer Aug 14 2017, 8:58AM
Review: Microsoft Surface Studio all-in-one PC

Review: Microsoft Surface Studio all-in-one PC

Microsoft’s latest addition to the Surface range is a stunning 28-inch touch-screen desktop all-in-one PC.
By Anthony Agius Aug 11 2017, 12:14PM