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11 reasons why Apple and Adobe should fear the new Microsoft

It looks to me like Microsoft has wrestled control of our creative future from Apple and Adobe. When you combine Microsoft’s two most recent updates of its Windows 10 operating system — the first Creators Update and the just-announced Fall Creators … Hands on with Microsoft’s Story Remix, the new tool to make your photos popPCWorld Microsoft’s design rules push Windows ‘beyond mere rectangles’Engadget Microsoft reaches beyond Windows with Timeline and Pick Up Where I Left OffArs Technica .

Should Google make OEMs use stock Android instead of letting them skin the OS? [Poll]

One of the biggest problems facing Android is fragmentation. This is brought on by the fact that every smartphone manufacturer installs its own modified version of Android on its devices. This means it takes time and money to update each handset … Android O is supposed to make Android updates arrive fasterThe Verge Google’s “Project Treble” solves one of Android’s many update roadblocksArs Technica Android O could solve Android’s biggest problemBGR .

Galaxy Note 8 and iPhone 8 both will feature dual-cameras [REPORT]

A new report suggests that Samsung will implement a dual-camera system when the Galaxy Note 8 emerges. This feature had been strongly linked with the Galaxy S8 earlier this year, but Samsung decided against including it in its flagship smartphone. New report backs up rumors that the Galaxy Note 8 will feature a dual cameraBGR Android Circuit: More Galaxy S8 Issues, Pixel XL Updated Review, Microsoft Exploits AndroidForbes I tried using a Samsung smartphone to replace my work computer — and I’m convinced it’s the futureCNBC .

4 Reasons Why We’ll Choose The Surface Pro 4 Over The Microsoft Surface Laptop

Both the Surface Pro 4 and the Surface Laptop are great devices, packing sharp displays and passable specs. But here’s why you should buy the Surface Pro 4 anyway. ( Andrew Burton | Getty Images ). Advertisement. Microsoft’s just-unveiled Surface … Who exactly is Microsoft’s new $999 Surface Laptop for?CNET .

Microsoft Azure DocumentDB Evolves Into Cosmos DB

Cosmos DB, Microsoft’s successor to Azure DocumentDB, is a distributed cloud database for applications with a global reach. Microsoft cloud. Microsoft had bigger plans for its Azure DocumentDB NoSQL service. During the Build developer conference this … ​Microsoft Build 2017: The lessons learned on Windows, Azure, DynamicsZDNet Azure Cosmos DB – Globally Distributed Database Service (formerly DocumentDB) | Microsoft AzureMicrosoft Azure New innovations at Microsoft Build 2017: Helping developers achieve more | Blog | Microsoft AzureMicrosoft Azure .