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New Nature Texture Pack now available for ‘Minecraft’


“Minecraft” is all about building worlds – and stories – block-by-block with your imagination, from makeshift shelters to the grandest of castles. The new Nature Texture Pack is now available as an in-app purchase ($2.99) to give your worlds a more natural, realistic look. You’ll be able to see wolves, … Read more »

Healthcare industry security and privacy milestone achieved by Microsoft Azure

Microsoft Azure is the first hyper-scale cloud computing platform to enable Affordable Care Act administering entities to address the Minimum Acceptable Risk Standards for Exchanges (MARS-E) 2.0 security and privacy control requirements, it was announced Wednesday. MARS-E, originally published in 2012, provides the information security guidance, requirements and templates for … Read more »

‘Microsoft Solitaire Collection’ achieves milestone with 100 million unique users


Microsoft Solitaire Collection on Windows has reached a big milestone: Reaching more than 100 million unique users on Windows 10, Windows 8 and mobile devices. Last year was its 25th anniversary. “Microsoft Solitaire Collection” includes several games – “Klondike,” “Spider,” “FreeCell,” “Pyramid” and “Tripeaks” – in one app with new Daily Challenges, … Read more »

How to listen to background music on Xbox One


Background music on Xbox One, one of the most requested fan features, is now available to enrich your Xbox experience, whether it’s playing games or browsing the internet. All you need to do is open an Xbox One partner app that supports background music. Those apps include Groove Music, which … Read more »