Microsoft Is Looking At OpenAI’s GPT For Word, Outlook, And PowerPoint
Tech giant Microsoft has been reportedly experimenting with building OpenAI’s language AI technology into its Word, PowerPoint, and Outlook apps.
Microsoft To End Windows 7 Extended Security Updates On January 10
Microsoft is ending extended security updates for Windows 7 Professional and Enterprise editions on January 10, 2023.
Windows 7, 8.1 To Stop Getting Critical Security Updates
Microsoft will be cutting off Windows 7 and Windows 8.1 from security updates and technical support on January 10.
Microsoft Employee Accidentally Announces Notepad Is Getting Tabs In Windows 11
A Microsoft employee has posted a photo of a version of Notepad with tabs, enthusiastically announcing “Notepad in Windows 11 now has tabs!” with a loudspeaker emoji.
Why Do Local Drives on Windows Start From C?
When hard disk drives were introduced, they were typically assigned the next available drive letter, which was C. This became the standard practice and has carried over to modern versions of Windows.
Microsoft Redesigns Skype With New Themes, Color Options
Microsoft has redesigned Skype once again, including a new loading experience, new illustrations, and animated emoticons.
Microsoft Launches Real-Time Voice Translation In Skype
Microsoft has launched real-time voice translation in Skype, which can now translate a person’s voice in real-time using Artificial Intelligence (AI) to make the translated voice sound similar to the original speaker.
Microsoft Bans Crypto Mining To Protect Its Cloud Service Customers
Tech giant Microsoft has banned cryptocurrency mining from its online services to protect all of its cloud customers, media reports said.
Microsoft Acquires Firm Developing High-Speed Cables
Microsoft has acquired Lumenisity Limited, a leader in next-generation hollow core fibre (HCF) solutions.
Microsoft Enters 10 Years Deal With Nintendo For ‘CoD’ Games
Microsoft has entered a 10-year agreement with Japanese gaming giant Nintendo to bring ‘Call Of Duty’ (CoD) games on Nintendo consoles if the Activision Blizzard acquisition closes.
Microsoft Adds ‘Portrait Mode’ Feature To Powerpoint For iPhones
Microsoft has added a new feature — ‘Portrait mode’ in PowerPoint for iPhones and iPad users so that they can easily switch between portrait and landscape mode when creating new slides.
Microsoft Introduces ‘Polls’ To Make Meetings More Engaging In Teams
Microsoft has introduced ‘polls’ that will offer users a way to create polls right away with the Microsoft Forms app, making meetings more engaging in Teams.
Up To 4.78 Million Xbox Accounts Proactively Suspended: Microsoft Transparency Report
Microsoft has released its first Digital Transparency Report for the Xbox gaming platform, in which it revealed that the company took proactive action against throwaway accounts that violated its community guidelines 4.78 million times within a period of six-month, usually in the form of temporary suspension.
Microsoft Adds Helicopters, Gliders, And Spruce Goose To Its Flight Simulator
Microsoft has added helicopters, gliders, and the Spruce Goose to its Flight Simulator, celebrating the game’s 40th anniversary.