Microsoft unveils Windows Mixed Reality Controllers

Microsoft unveils Windows Mixed Reality Controllers
What good is a modern VR headset without decent motion controllers? Well, not much. So it's no surprise that Microsoft has announced its first Windows Mixed Reality Controllers, which will support the MR/VR headsets from the likes of Acer and other P…
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Windows 10 Timeline remembers everything you did on your PC

Windows 10 Timeline remembers everything you did on your PC
One of the more intriguing features Microsoft will include in this fall's Windows 10 Creators Update is Timeline. As the name suggests, it's a way for you to move backwards in time and see things you were working on in the past and resume what you we…
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Twitch taps into nostalgia with plans to stream “Mister Rogers”

Twitch taps into nostalgia with plans to stream “Mister Rogers”
 Twitch is now going to stream PBS’s “Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood.” Yes, the classic kids’ show is being made available to the mostly adult users of the Amazon-owned video game streaming site. Why? Well, a couple of reasons. For starters, Twitch already has a deal with PBS Distribution which has allowed it to stream a number of classic TV programs, including… Read More


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Twitch will stream every episode of 'Mister Rogers' Neighborhood'

Twitch will stream every episode of 'Mister Rogers' Neighborhood'
May 15th is a beautiful day for Mister Rogers' Neighborhood fans. Starting at 3PM on the 15th, Twitch will begin streaming all 886 episodes of the beloved kids' show. The broadcast will last for 17 days on the Mister Rogers channel, ending sometime o…
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Microsoft blurs the line between OneDrive and local files

Microsoft blurs the line between OneDrive and local files
This fall, all of your Windows files will be viewable and accessible from File Explorer regardless of if they're stored in OneDrive or locally. It's something Joe Belfiore talked about onstage from the Build keynote, explicitly saying that all the fa…
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Nectar launches ultrasound-equipped pour spouts to save bar owners money

Nectar launches ultrasound-equipped pour spouts to save bar owners money
 Restaurants depend on the sale of alcoholic beverages for 60 percent of their revenue. This means that knowing what happens to liquor after it’s put on the shelf behind the bar is critically important to bar owners. Today, connected-device startup Nectar is launching a pour spout and stopper equipped with ultrasound technology to give bar owners eyes on this valuable inventory. To… Read More


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Microsoft’s Windows Story Remix uses machine learning to make your videos look awesome

Microsoft’s Windows Story Remix uses machine learning to make your videos look awesome
 Wouldn’t it be nice if you could simply take your videos, photos and music and tell an application to turn those into a nice video presentation? With Windows Story Remix, that’s what Microsoft is trying to attempt. This new application, which will launch with the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update later this year, combines all of the new features in this upcoming version of Windows… Read More


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Microsoft's Story Remix turns photos and video into shareable clips

Microsoft's Story Remix turns photos and video into shareable clips
With the Fall Creators Update coming in September, Microsoft will roll out a new app that can transform you photos and videos into something more cinematic. Called Story Remix, it's a Universal Windows App that uses Microsoft's Graph, basically a bot…
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Twitter announces a new deal for year-round NFL content that includes live video, but no games

Twitter announces a new deal for year-round NFL content that includes live video, but no games
 Twitter lost the deal to stream the NFL’s Thursday Night Football games this year to Amazon, but today the company is announcing a new multi-year agreement that will bring live football programming to its service. According to the NFL, Twitter will stream official NFL video and other content to fans year-round, including a new 30-minute live digital show that will air on Twitter five… Read More


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The Microsoft Graph will soon cast a wider net that spans Windows, Android and iOS

The Microsoft Graph will soon cast a wider net that spans Windows, Android and iOS
 The Microsoft Graph is Microsoft’s service that lets developers get data out of its productivity apps like Office 365 and its other cloud-based productivity services. That’s not changing, but as Microsoft announced today, it’s massively expanding the reach of what the Microsoft Graph can do and where developers and users can interact with it.
In its original version, the… Read More


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