W10 pulse, curated top news June 29

June 29, 2015–curated top Windows 10 and other news : NASA using Microsoft HoloLens on the space station Shortcuts to specific settings in Windows 10 40% of businesses want to adopt Windows 10 in the year Microsoft Windows 10 and Passwords gone forever? Microsoft Windows 10 developer kit builds to Insiders

W10 pulse, curated top news June 2

June 2, 2015–curated top Windows 10 and other news : Microsoft and Cortana announces: Hello World: Windows 10 Available on July 29 Surface, OneNote recommended Dolby Audio comes to Windows 10 9 reasons to use Windows 10 Satya Nadella top in leader rankings Apps Studio now allows build of Windows 10 apps

W10 pulse—curated top news

May 17, 2015–My picks for curated top Windows 10 news : 3D Printing Model Design Challenge New Windows 10 Mobile preview Building and porting apps for Windows 10  

Start planning with the Windows 10 editions

For executives and managers planning IT strategy for enterprises, there are key consideration areas in Windows 10 as evidenced by examining the preview (available through the Insiders program where there are about 4 million users). Full versions of Windows 10 Home, Windows 10 Mobile and Windows 10 Pro are free upgrades for qualifying Windows 7,…

Try it – Easier Skype Translator Preview Access

Increasingly business is international and communications is a barrier. The Skype Translator addresses this and represents a great opportunity in effective business communications.  As announced this past week, you can obtain the Skype Translator preview simply by downloading the Skype Translator preview application from the Windows Store (Windows 8.1 or Windows 10 preview) and then…

Azure HOW TO videos

Microsoft Azure is simplified for Developers & IT Pros with a series of essential 'how-to’ videos. A series of short ‘how-to’ videos to walk you through getting started with Azure Website, Azure Data Services, Linux Virtual Machines, Windows Server Virtual Machines, Backup and Azure Networks. Click here to watch the videos.  

SQL Server 2016 public preview coming

Satya Nadella, announced SQL Server 2016, Microsoft’s database and analytics platform. Features include: Always Encrypted Based on technology from Microsoft Research, SQL Server can perform operations on encrypted data and best of all, the encryption key resides with the application in the customers trusted environment. Encryption and decryption of data happens transparently inside the application…

SecTor Early Bird Pricing Ends May 15th – Save $500 by Registering Early

SecTor – Security Education Conference Toronto – Canada's Largest IT Security Event Illuminating the Black Art of Security – October 19-21, 2015 – Toronto | REGISTER NOW | Contact Save more than $500 (compared to the final full conference price) by registering by May 15th with discount code SecTor2015. If you can't come to the…