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  1. The ZED mini could fix Microsoft’s biggest Windows Mixed Reality mistake

    10.07 / 17:44 wmpoweruser.com Wmpoweruser.com - Technology
    The Windows Mixed Reality name for Microsoft’s VR headset range is confusing to most people, because we naturally expect this to mean a mixture of the real and virtual, like in the HoloLens, whereas WMR headsets are pretty standard VR headsets, except without the external trackers. The strange thing is that each Windows Mixed Reality […] Read More: The ZED mini could fix Microsoft’s biggest Windows Mixed Reality…
  2. Top 5 games coming to Xbox One next week include Middle-earth: Shadow of War and The Evil Within 2

    10.07 / 17:44 wmpoweruser.com Wmpoweruser.com - Technology
    A handful of games release on Xbox One every week, ranging from AAA titles to lesser-known indie games. Xbox Wire compiles many of these releases, but misses a few and does not give any recommendations. Here are some of the games coming out the week of October 9 through October 15 that we think you […] Read More: Top 5 games coming to Xbox One next week include Middle-earth: Shadow of War and The Evil Within…
  3. New Xbox One Insider Preview Alpha and Beta builds bring a multitude of fixes

    10.07 / 17:44 wmpoweruser.com Wmpoweruser.com - Technology
    Xbox One Insiders in the Alpha and Beta rings have a host of fixes available with the latest Preview builds. As of yesterday, the Alpha and Beta builds posted by the head of the Preview Program brought various fixes and improvements to Games and Apps, Party Chat, Guide, Game DVR, and more. Though many of […] Read More: New Xbox One Insider Preview Alpha and Beta builds bring a multitude of…
  4. HP AMP 100 – a bizarre printer for the post-PC world

    10.07 / 14:26 wmpoweruser.com Wmpoweruser.com - Technology
    Microsoft is not the only company at risk from the post-PC world. With no PC (and even with) do you really need a printer? When faced with this dilemma HP’s brainstormers have come with with a very interesting and somewhat bizarre product, the HP AMP 100. The printer, which for some reason cannot be found […] Read More: HP AMP 100 – a bizarre printer for the post-PC…
  5. Samsung teams up with Ingram Micro for easy virtual Windows Desktop for Samsung Dex

    10.07 / 11:11 wmpoweruser.com Wmpoweruser.com - Technology
    Technology solution provider Ingram Micro Inc. has teamed up with Samsung and Amazon to create a solution for those who want to access Windows applications from their Samsung phone, similar to what was available via HP Workspaces on the HP Elite X3. Their solution automates the setup of Amazon WorkSpaces and Microsoft Windows Desktop as […] Read More: Samsung teams up with Ingram Micro for easy virtual Windows Desktop for Samsung…
  6. Microsoft opens up Edge iOS beta to everyone

    10.07 / 06:03 wmpoweruser.com Wmpoweruser.com - Technology
    A day before, Microsoft announced Edge web browser for Android and iOS devices. Due to restrictions in Apple App Store for beta apps, Microsoft limited the Edge iOS beta only to Windows Insiders. Today, Microsoft is removing the restriction allowing anyone to sign-up for Edge iOS beta and give it a try. Sign-up for the […] Read More: Microsoft opens up Edge iOS beta to…
  7. Microsoft patents fingerprint reader integrated directly into keyboard keys

    10.07 / 00:49 wmpoweruser.com Wmpoweruser.com - Technology
    Despite the movement towards facial recognition, by the likes of Microsoft’s Windows Hello cameras and Apple’s FaceID, fingerprint sensors still offer the most reliable and convenient biometric authentication,  offering not only ease of use but also intentionality ie the user has to take a positive action to unlock their device, vs simply appearing in front […] Read More: Microsoft patents fingerprint reader integrated directly into keyboard …
  8. Samsung is the unexpected champion of the open ecosystem

    10.07 / 00:49 wmpoweruser.com Wmpoweruser.com - Technology
    It’s purely by accident, but in a world where every company is trying to close their ecosystems and extract as much profit from the customers caught in the trap, Samsung has arisen as the unexpected consumer hero we all need. The position comes from the company’s laudable strategy of growing their market share by trying […] Read More: Samsung is the unexpected champion of the open…
  9. Microsoft is fixing its broken status options for the new Skype

    10.07 / 00:49 wmpoweruser.com Wmpoweruser.com - Technology
    Microsoft’s last big update to Skype was received by the world as well as an ant on a picnic table, for many different reasons. One of those reasons was the nature of the changes to Skype’s traditional status feature. Rather than show who was online or active, Skype acted like a text message app in that […] Read More: Microsoft is fixing its broken status options for the new …
  10. Pandora brings Pandora Plus support to Windows 10 app

    10.07 / 00:49 wmpoweruser.com Wmpoweruser.com - Technology
    Pandora is the perfect app for gentle background music listening, with its automatic yet very personalized playlists requiring little work. The main distraction, however, is the regular audio ads which is why the arrival of Pandora Plus support on the Windows 10 app is great news. Pandora Plus offers Pandora listeners ad-free listening with zero interruptions, unlimited […] Read More: Pandora brings Pandora Plus support to Windows 10 a…
  11. Google accuses Microsoft of revealing Windows 7 exploits with Windows 10 patches

    10.07 / 00:49 wmpoweruser.com Wmpoweruser.com - Technology
    It seems some days you just can’t win.  Microsoft has been diligent about updating Windows 10 with bug fixes and improvements, and now Google’s Project Zero security team has complained this leaves Windows 7 and Windows 8 vulnerable to exploits revealed by the process. The issue is due to Windows 7 and Windows 10 sharing the […] Read More: Google accuses Microsoft of revealing Windows 7 exploits with Windows 10 p…
  12. Microsoft might be preparing a response to ARKit and ARCore on mobile

    10.06 / 17:03 wmpoweruser.com Wmpoweruser.com - Technology
    Microsoft is currently looking for a Principal SW Engineering Manager for its 3D scanning and augmented reality on mobile devices team, a Microsoft job listing reveals. First spotted by WalkingCat on Twitter, the job listing requires: As Principal SW Engineering Manager, you will lead multiple engineering teams, some specializing in computer vison others in application […] Read More: Microsoft might be preparing a response to ARKit and ARCore on…
  13. 1Password finally has an extension for Microsoft Edge

    10.06 / 17:03 wmpoweruser.com Wmpoweruser.com - Technology
    Last November, Microsoft announced that AgileBits, the makers of 1Password, will release an official extension for Microsoft Edge in Windows 10. After nearly one year since the initial announcement, the 1Password extension for Microsoft Edge is finally here. AgileBits today released the 1Password extension on the Windows/Microsoft Store, where you can download and install the extension for […] Read More: 1Password finally has an extension for Microsoft E…
  14. 8th Gen Intel Core desktop processors now available for order

    10.06 / 17:03 wmpoweruser.com Wmpoweruser.com - Technology
    As Intel announced last month, the 8th Gen Intel Core desktop processors are now available for order. Customers can order 8th gen processors ranging from Core i3 to Core i7. For the first time, Intel is selling first-ever 6-core Intel Core i5 desktop processor and first-ever 4-core Intel Core i3 desktop processor. Intel is also […] Read More: 8th Gen Intel Core desktop processors now available for…
  15. MSN’s 90’s rival AOL Instant Messenger is logging off for good after 20 years

    10.06 / 17:03 wmpoweruser.com Wmpoweruser.com - Technology
    Microsoft’s 90’s rival AOL has just announced the shuttering of its instant messaging app, AOL Instant Messaging – more popularly known as AIM. The messaging app, which has been active for over 20 years, will be discontinued this December after which users will most likely not be able to log-in or send messages to one another. […] Read More: MSN’s 90’s rival AOL Instant Messenger is logging off for good after 20 …
  16. Windows 10’s delayed Cloud Clipboard feature shown off in leaked screenshots

    10.06 / 17:03 wmpoweruser.com Wmpoweruser.com - Technology
    Microsoft announced Windows 10’s Cloud Clipboard feature back at Build 2017 earlier this year. Cloud Clipboard will allow users to sync their clipboard across their PC and phones. It will be able to sync plain text, links, photos, and even documents over the cloud. The feature was supposed to arrive with the Windows 10 Fall […] Read More: Windows 10’s delayed Cloud Clipboard feature shown off in leaked…