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Windows Hello BIO-key fingerprint readers now available


BIO-key’s new Windows Hello fingerprint readers are now available at Microsoft Stores for a secure, convenient login to your Windows 10 PC with a simple swipe or touch. Each compact USB reader sells for $39.99. They’ll help you sign into your Windows device quickly — in less than 2 seconds … Read more »

Catch up on Advertising Week New York


It’s the halfway point for Advertising Week New York, where Bing’s insights on key themes are being delivered in the #BingBites social series. The “CNBC Masters of Monetization” discussed the evolution of the digital advertising monetization industry and how search enables marketers to test different messages. “Understanding Intent in the Age … Read more »

Azure DNS is now generally available in all public Azure regions

Azure DNS, a hosting service for DNS domains providing name resolution using Microsoft Azure infrastructure, is now generally available, available for use in all public Azure regions.  With the announcement, Azure DNS can now be used for production workloads, writes Jonathan Tuliani, Azure Networking DNS and Traffic Manager program manager. … Read more »

Azure SQL Database v12 now available in for Microsoft Azure Government

The latest service version of Azure SQL Database (v12) is available for Microsoft Azure Government, bringing 25 percent more premium performance and faster data recovery objectives. Azure SQL Database is a managed cloud database for app developers. The service makes building and maintaining applications easier and more productive. … Read more »

Second technical preview of Microsoft Azure Stack is now available

The second technical preview of Microsoft Azure Stack (TP2) is now available to explore, learn about and to prepare for the power of Azure Services in your datacenter. Since the first technical preview was released, “We’ve been blown away by the conversations with customers about the solutions they want to … Read more »