How to configure Windows 10 startup apps in the Windows 10 Spring Creators Update
With the Windows 10 Spring Creators Update, Microsoft has moved startup apps from the Windows taskbar to the Windows 10 Settings app. That is not to say that the firm still doesn’t offer users the option to use the old style...
Microsoft Ventures invests in Workboard, a leader in active strategy management software
Workboard is a leader in active strategy management software. Their solution helps organizations iterate, measure and achieve their strategy at market speed by enabling them to quickly iterate strategic priorities quarterly, measu...
UWP apps are set to become much more useful with Startup support in Windows 10 FCU
Microsoft introduced a major new feature in Windows 10 Fall Creators Update, and it nearly slipped by without us noticing. Starting with build 16226 of the Windows 10 FCU developers were able to request UWP apps load at Start...
Microsoft Ventures invests in open networking software startup SnapRoute
SnapRoute, a California-based open networking software startup, today announced that it has closed $25 million in Series A venture financing with participation from Microsoft Ventures and others. Like every other startup that take...
Opera 41 for Windows comes with improved startup performance and more
httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=embed/hnUvI2s0sT4 Opera 41 for Windows was announced today and it includes improved startup experience, longer battery time when video conferencing and lower CPU usage for video pop-out. With the ne...
Microsoft confirms investment in communications startup Layer
Nagraj Kashyap, Corporate Vice President, Microsoft Ventures today confirmed on the official Microsoft blog that they have invested in communications startup Layer. Layer develops messaging toolkit – UI kits, SDKs and APIs t...
Microsoft partners with CCHub to mentor startups in Africa
by Greg Jordan
Microsoft has introduced a new startup called #WINsiders4good Fellowship in partnership with Co-Creation Hub that will offer six months mentorship to 20 technology startups in Nigeria. The startup is designed to open opportunities...
Indian startup Smartron announces t.book, a 2-in-1 Windows convertible to take on Surface Pro 4
Smartron, a new Indian startup, today announced the launch of its first ever range of products. It includes t.book, a Windows based Ultrabook convertible. Sachin Tendulkar, a well known legendary cricketer is a shareholder and bra...
Object Theory Is A New Software Company Focused On Developing Apps For HoloLens
This could be a new beginning of the eco-system that develops mixed-reality apps and games. Object Theory is a software development agency focused on the creation of mixed reality applications for Microsoft HoloLens. Object T...
Microsoft To Acquire Mobile Email Startup Acompli?
A deleted blog post from Rajesh Jha, who is the Corporate Vice President for Office Services and Servers at Microsoft has revealed that Microsoft is going to announce about its acquisition of mobile email startup Acompli. Acompli ...