Microsoft pauses free Windows 365 cloud PC trials after ‘significant demand’

The Verge

Microsoft launched its new cloud PC Windows 365 service earlier this week , and the company has already had to pause free trials due to demand. Windows 365 lets you rent a cloud PC — with a variety of CPU, RAM, and storage options — and then stream Windows 10 or Windows 11 via a web browser.

Get Windows 10 for Free or Cheaper


Information Technology Blog - - Get Windows 10 for Free or Cheaper - Information Technology Blog. Windows software can be expensive. Microsoft had recently provided a free Windows 10 upgrade, but has since expired. Windows 7 and 8.1 Customers can no longer buy these Windows versions or PCs with them pre-installed unless used or refurbished. There are a still a few possibilities to find older Windows software. How Much Does Windows OS Retail Software Cost?


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TikTok’s new Live Studio app allegedly violates OBS’ licensing policy

The Verge

Live Studio, TikTok’s new livestreaming app for Windows, supposedly uses code from the free livestreaming program Open Broadcaster Software (OBS) (via Protocol ). Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge.

Ransomware-like tech support scam locks screen, labels Windows product key as invalid

Network World

Tech support scammers have been inspired by ransomware authors and have come up with lock screen claiming a user’s Windows license has expired. After installing whatever rogue program has been tainted with the screen locker, Malwarebytes reported that users will see what “truly resembles a genuine Microsoft program.” Upon restart, “the program activates to take over the desktop and display what looks like Windows updates.”

Expanding the Cloud for Windows Developers - All Things Distributed

All Things Distributed

Expanding the Cloud for Windows Developers. s announcement of Amazon RDS for Microsoft SQL Server and.NET support for AWS Elastic Beanstalk marks another important step in our commitment to increase the flexibility for AWS customers to use the choice of operating system, programming language, development tools and database software that meet their application requirements. Under the License Included service model, you do not need to purchase SQL Server software licenses.

VideoProc, Best Program to Edit and Rotate 4K Videos


Information Technology Blog - - VideoProc, Best Program to Edit and Rotate 4K Videos - Information Technology Blog. VideoProc is a new 4K video processing tool launched by Digiarty Software, a recognized brand in the DVD / video utility tools for Window and Mac users. However, it has certain limitations with the free trial version, but if you like it, you can opt for its licensed version.

Windows Small Business Server 2011 Essentials -

Sean Daniel

Windows Small Business Server 2011 Essentials – Available Today! Last week, the Windows Small Business Server 2011 Essentials was announced as reaching the RTM milestone. The marketing engine plans on having it available in more channels including Volume Licensing starting in May. Then download a copy and start discovering the multiple ways Windows SBS 2011 Essentials can benefit you and your business. Windows 7. (47). Windows 8. (4). Windows 7.

SDR and the Virtual Com Ports


Windows Console. It is a Windows console that provides SDR support for all users including the commercial, government, and amateur short-wave radio population. No software license is required if you are a licensed short-wave listener or amateur radio operator. You will need to purchase a license if you intend to use the product commercially. The peripheral program can send commands to the SDR program, perhaps instructing it to modify the mode or frequency.

Microsoft, its partners, and the ‘last-mile problem’

Computerworld Vertical IT

Early on, Microsoft had a tiered program where better partners were called gold partners, and the lesser partners were called silver and bronze. Microsoft has always had an interesting relationship with its channel partners.

Mick's IT Blogs: Stepping through an installation with AutoIT

Mick's IT Blog

Programs such as trial versions of Autodesk and Adobe CS6 cannot be packaged up for distribution. The traditional packaging programs are not going to work here because of the licensing issue. You will want to first step through the program documenting every keystroke required, from start to finish. You will see the title of the window at the top left bar. Use the WinActivate to make sure that window is at the forefront. WinActivate( "License Agreement" ).

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How to run Geekbench on your phone or PC

The Verge

Windows users: Windows 10 (64-bit) or later, at least 2GB of RAM, Intel Pentium 4 or later. If you have a license, enter it when prompted to do so — if not, click Later to run the free version.

10 Features that Make KITABOO Insight the Best Learning Platform for Remote Employees


KITABOO Insight’s analytics help you measure the effectiveness of the training program. This information helps L&D teams to identify gaps in the training program and accordingly modify their training approach or redesign the eLearning module. Licenses and Validity.

Universal films will head exclusively to Amazon Prime Video after their run on Peacock

The Verge

A licensing deal between Universal Filmed Entertainment Group and Amazon will broaden Prime Video’s streaming library and bring anticipated titles to the service after a brief run on Peacock. Photo Illustration by Omar Marques / SOPA Images / LightRocket via Getty Images.

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Netflix is launching a daily trivia series called Trivia Quest

The Verge

It’s the second game, after Cat Burglar , to include a trivia element — something that Netflix VP of comedy series and interactive programming Andy Weil told The Verge last month the company plans to experiment with more as it expands its gaming initiative. Image: Netflix.

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Scott Lowe

Although Linux is often considered to be superior to Windows and macOS with regard to security, it is not without its own security flaws. And it’s publicly available on GitHub , although not licensed with a typical open source license. Welcome to Technology Short Take #153! My personal and professional life has kept me busy over the last couple of months, so things have been quiet here on the blog.

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Kitaboo College – Enabling Higher Education with Technology

Kitaboo on EdTech

Which means course creators have to create a diverse learning program. Kitaboo will distribute your content securely on multiple devices (smartphone, tablet, PC) and various operating systems (iOS, Android, Windows). Pricing and Licensing.

Top 6 KITABOO Features that Support Asynchronous Learning


When it comes to developing and delivering successful online learning programs, a key consideration is asynchronous learning. With KITABOO as your digital publishing platform , you can get the advantage of proper licenses and access codes for your online learning courses.

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10 Must-Have Features of an Online Education Platform

Kitaboo on EdTech

An analytic tool helps measure the effectiveness of the learning program as well as the teaching effectiveness. Licenses, Access and Validity. Find out whether the tool allows teachers to give individual license to each student or create a group license. Based on the license type, access codes are generated, with which students can access the eBooks. Also enquire about the validity of the licenses.

SteelSeries’ new iOS gaming controller claims 50 hours of battery life and better buttons

The Verge

The licensing program allows third-party devices to take advantage of features available on Apple’s hardware, such as optimized button mapping. However, the Stratus Duo is compatible with Android and Windows devices. Image: SteelSeries.

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How to Choose the Best SDK for your Custom eBook Platform


A software development kit or SDK is essentially a set of tools that provide a developer with the ability to build custom apps which can either be added on or connected to another program easily.

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WinX MediaTrans Giveaway: Transfer iPhone Files without using iTunes


However, in terms of usability, iTunes can be somewhat messy and confusing software, not to mention its lack of fluidity in operating systems such as Windows. Yes, WinX MediaTrans is offering free licenses to all those who looking for best iTunes alternative. According to us, the program helps users to more easily manage the iPhone, iPad and iPod without the need for iTunes. WinX MediaTrans has established itself as the iTunes alternative for Windows.

Jimmy Wales is selling his first Wikipedia edit as an NFT

The Verge

following a long-held tradition of programming. The buyer can change the window for reverting edits, and if they really want, they can turn off editing or shut down the page. For now, this NFT is supposed to offer a window back into the launch of Wales’ own internet-changing project.

Rosetta 2 is Apple’s key to making the ARM transition less painful

The Verge

Programs that ran under the original Rosetta typically ran slower than those running natively on Intel, since the translator needed time to interpret the code. You also won’t be able to run Windows in Boot Camp mode on ARM Macs.

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WinX DVD Ripper Platinum: The Fastest and Most Powerful DVD Ripper – Giveaway


It’s a fast program with a myriad of conversion and customization options. Scratches and copy protected are the two main reasons of this DVD read error , but you don’t worry, DVD ripping program WinX DVD ripper has advanced technology that can easily rip copy protected DVD. Furthermore, compatibility is also available for mobile devices, including iPad, iPhone, Samsung, Windows Phone and many other models, so you can watch movies from any Smartphone and tablet.

How to Choose the Best SDK for your Custom eBook Platform


A software development kit or SDK is essentially a set of tools that provide a developer with the ability to build custom apps which can either be added on or connected to another program easily.

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DearMob iPhone Manager Review [iPad Mini Sweepstakes]


It is a program designed for those who do not want to use iTunes to transfer photos, videos, contacts and other types of data. Much of its success is thanks to iOS and its proverbial lightness and ease of use, but for those who have a Windows computer some basic operations can be at least annoying to complete and among these we certainly cannot forget the transfer and the management of multimedia files.

How to speed up your computer


Is your hard drive full of duplicate files, old programs and settings? Here are some free tools to help remove unnecessary files and programs. CCEnhancer is actually a plugin for CCleaner, which lets the program work with a wider variety of applications, around 500 more than what’s possible on the default version. Registry backup and cleaning, program cache and temp file dumping, duplicate file search, a file shredder and more are available in this free suite of programs.

MacX DVD Ripper Pro: The Best DVD Ripper


This application for Mac OS and Windows OS allow you to quickly convert your video DVDs in various digital formats compatible with your iPhone and iPad. MacX DVD Ripper Pro is available for Mac, iPhone and Windows. There are many programs available that allow you to create DVDs for free; they do not always make the process as easy and intuitive as it could be. This program allows you to copy DVDs with a professional output quality.

Amazon opens Alexa AI tech for the first time so car makers can build custom assistants

The Verge

While Amazon has allowed companies to build skills for Alexa and allows pretty much any consumer electronic device maker to integrate Alexa into a compatible product, the e-commerce giant has not licensed the underlying AI tech for use in other assistant-like products.

The worst gadgets we’ve ever touched

The Verge

BlackBerry’s utter failure at software and its attempt to launch a brand-new mobile OS and app store in late 2011 (an even worse start than Microsoft’s Windows Phone 7) doomed it before it began. Oh, Windows Phone. and Windows Phone 10 successors).

Adiós and sayonara, CD-ROMs: Rosetta Stone offers old-school users a free mass upgrade


More information on the “Ditch the Disc” upgrade program is available here. No more yellow box: The Rosetta Stone app for iOS is part of a digital lineup that also includes Android and web versions. Rosetta Stone image).

Malware and Antivirus Systems for Linux


In order to better understand antivirus programs, it may be beneficial to firstly understand the malware itself. Linux operating systems work on a completely different principle compared to Windows systems and, therefore, viruses made for Windows can not be activated and spread to computers installed with Linux. Linux does not use.exe files and files that are under Windows hidden here are visible. Popular antivirus programs.

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Winx Hd Video Converter Deluxe Reviews and Giveaway 2019


This program perfectly supports SD, 1080p multi-track HD and 4K UHD video HEVC, H.264, MPEG-4, MKV, M2TS, AVCHD, MOD, Blu-ray video, content taken from various video cameras, drones, MP4, AVI, MPEG, WMV, MOV, VOB, FLV, RMVB, WebM, Google TV, etc. At the top you can access the five main program items ( Video, URL, Photos, Clear and Options ) and the buttons to check the availability of a new version, receive information on the installed program, contact support or access the guide.

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MacX DVD Ripper Pro: Copy and Rip Any DVD in 5 mins [Giveaway]


From now till Feb 20, 2019, every participant who completes the 1-min survey can get a licensed copy of MacX DVD Ripper Pro for free and will have a chance to win iPad Pro, Netflix gift card and other prizes. In addition to the oldest movies we have at home, this is the only ripper that exists to date that is capable of ripping the latest DVDs that contain content from television programs, or even those that are damaged and cannot be reproduced, it is capable of ripping your information.

Product Review: Paessler PRTG Network Monitor


Windows and WMI performance counters. They also provide a Windows, Android and iOS app, enabling you to connect to more than one core server to retrieve monitoring data. PRTG offers different types of notifications such as email, push notifications, SMS, event log, syslog, SNMP trap, execute action/program, ticket assignment, sound alarm and more. Licensing. Paessler PRTG Network Monitor’s licensing is based on sensors.

WWE will move its streaming service to Peacock in the US

The Verge

Today, WWE and NBCUniversal announced that the service, which offers live streams of pay-per-view events, a large roster of original shows, and a massive vault of past WWE programming, will be integrated into Peacock starting in March. Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge.

Things To Understand To Prevent Data Loss


Hiring of CISO (Chief Information Security Officer) has a large role to play with the planning and enforcement of the data loss prevention program. On the desktop/laptop, Windows under the “Professional” or “Enterprise” SKU offers an optional Bitlocker encryption system. Domain controller software may range from a licensed-based Windows Server to an open-source alternative such as Samba software.

‘Mercury 13’ woman aviator Wally Funk will ride with Jeff Bezos on Blue Origin suborbital space trip


She was already a professional aviator when she volunteered for the privately funded Women in Space research program in 1961 at the age of 21. “Everything the FAA has, I’ve got the license for,” Funk said in the Instagram video.

Cross Compiling with Go


Inspired by Dave’s script, goxc is a go application that not only cross compiles, but also can compress the different binaries and package them with the readme and license. goxc -d="$HOME/Code/GoBuilds/" -bc="linux windows darwin freebsd netbsd" -pv=0.10 -o="{{.Dest}}{{.PS}}{{.AppName}}{{.PS}}{{.Version}}{{.PS}}{{.AppName}}_{{.Version}}_{{.Os}}_{{.Arch}}{{.Ext}}"

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Secure LAN Messaging


It is available for Windows, Mac and Android platforms, can be integrated with Active Directory, can be configured to work on individual networks or span across networks, has advanced features like Remote Desktop Sharing and message history archive, encryption and security, and so much more. Users’ full names retrieved from Active Directory are displayed in the user list, while their SIDs are used for identification purposes within the program.

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Former Amazon exec inherits Microsoft’s complex cybersecurity legacy in quest to solve ‘one of the greatest challenges of our time’


Last month, on the anniversary of the landmark memo, Microsoft patched nearly 120 holes in Windows and other products. ” Another issue is Microsoft’s practice of putting advanced security solutions into its costliest enterprise licensing tiers.

Game Gear Micro review: peak Sega

The Verge

Games aren’t unplayable on the tiny display — I actually found it a lot easier than I expected to see what was going on — but it’s still more comfortable with Sega’s micro-sized resurrection of its old Game Gear clip-on magnification accessory, the Big Window.

Build your first MongoDB App in Ruby @ StrangeLoop 2013


The following resources are also available: For windows download the [link]. Prior ruby experience is NOT required for this, though you should be familiar with basic web programming in a similar language (javascript, php, perl, python, etc). MongoDB is an open source project * On GitHub * Licensed under the AGPL * Commercial licenses available * Contributions welcome Open Source. An updated version of the very popular workshop I gave at OSCON last year.