Xbox One X is a game changer, literally, the first true 4K video game console. Reviews are overwhelmingly positive. This is the kind of press---and lines at their stores---that Microsoft never gets.
How to decide: Should you get an Xbox One X?
Phil Spencer says MS is going to invest even more in first party games (and that MS may try again to do an Azure-powered streaming service.) If at first you don't succeed (with Arcadia), try, try again?
Intel is teaming up with AMD for high-end portable PCs - Why?
Broadcom wants to purchase Qualcomm for $100+ billion (!) - Why?
Analysis: These two deals are great examples of how the future of the PC industry is being shaped - Intel, etc focused on performance, ARM focused on mobility. Intel and Windows will always win at the former, but the latter will be split between many platforms.
Microsoft ships Windows 10 IoT Fall Creators Update.
Win 10 Enterprise users will be able to integrate 3rd p. Security services w. Win 10 Defender ATP.
What is a "highly secure"Windows 10 PC?
Sort of related: The mysterious Swing acquisition/non-acquisition
- Tip of the week: Get your games onto your new Xbox One X (Part 2)
- App pick of the week - iOS: Edge updated for iPhone - Android: Pocket Casts picks up some great Oreo features
- Enterprise pick of the week: Resume Assistant
- Codename pick of the week: Project Cerberus
- Beer pick of the week: Boulevard Collaboration No. 7 Oak Aged Lager
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- Xbox One X First Impressions: The 4K Era Arrives
- Xbox One X Launches Worldwide
- Should You Get an Xbox One X Now? It Depends
- Microsoft Shifts to Make More of Its Own Video Game Software
- Microsoft's 'Arcadia' team is building a streaming app and game service
- Intel Teams with AMD on Latest Core Processors
- Microsoft adds 'Near Share' feature to new Windows 10 'Redstone 4' test build
- Microsoft Announces the Windows 10 IoT Fall Creators Update
- Microsoft to integrate third-party security information into its Windows Defender Advanced Threat Protection service
- Windows 10: If you want a highly secure device, follow these rules, says Microsoft
- Microsoft acquires 'living photo' app maker Swing's people, technology
- Tip: Transfer Games to Xbox One X Over Your Home Network
- Microsoft Edge Preview is Updated on iPhone
- Pocket Casts Updated for Android 8.0 Oreo
- Microsoft Office 365 users to get LinkedIn-powered Resume Assistant
- Microsoft introduces new secure firmware spec via the Open Compute Project
- Olympus Has Fallen
- Collaboration No. 7 - Oak Aged Lager | Boulevard Brewing Co.