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Microsoft revamps Windows Insider release vernacular

For Windows Insider's build tracks, Slow Ring and Fast Ring are now out; Dev, Beta and Channel are in.

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WWDC: Apple ships a new Catalyst app for developers

Apple has introduced the Apple Developer app for the Mac for the first time.

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14 technology winners and losers, post-COVID-19

The coronavirus crisis has shaken up business as usual, with some IT strategies and tools rising to the occasion and others in line for a rethink or tough recovery post-pandemic.

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But you all seemed so happy with my progress

You should have been specific about what you wanted.

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What do we expect from WWDC 2020? (Updated)

Apple’s online Worldwide Developers Conference begins in 14 days. What can you expect from the show?

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Flashback Friday: NOW they get some edge?

Giving people just what they want can backfire.

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Memory-Lane Monday: Did they say anything about an offer you couldn’t refuse?

But they certainly clarified exactly what they wanted.

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In brief: Microsoft's Fluid Framework documents explained

At Build 2020, Microsoft opened up its Fluid Framework as a user preview for Microsoft 365 Enterprise and education subscribers enrolled in Targeted Release. Here's a look at the concept, what documents it supports and how it could be...

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Wayback Wednesday: Maybe they weren’t looking for fast

It all seems so familiar.

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We’re refraining from lots of bad puns in this headline!

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Memory-Lane Monday: Glad it was just a quick one

If you can’t remember asking for this …

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Flashback Friday: Smart, but not THAT smart

Not to mention those tiny keyboards …

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Apple’s WWDC 2020 will have more people watching than ever before

So, what’s Apple going to do with all that attention?

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Microsoft, Apple open virtual dev conferences to all

It's going to be all virtual, all the time, for this year's Microsoft Build event and Apple's traditional WWDC. Blame the ongoing pandemic for the shift.

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Wayback Wednesday: So much for job security

The years just roll on by.

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Memory-Lane Monday: It’s semi-automatic

The things you can discover when people leave their jobs.

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Memory-Lane Monday: Documentation just takes up too much space

And apparently it doesn’t spark joy.

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Facebook changes its Libra plans to include more cryptocurrencies

After seeing the departure of key members of its non-profit development body – and facing regulatory pressure – Facebook appears to be ready to be more inclusive in its cryptocurrency plans.

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Apple quietly builds the business case for AR

Apple has introduced new AR features that should help the company push adoption of the technologies more into the mainstream.

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The tech IT professionals love: 5G, cloud management, Graph API

There’s plenty of technology to be excited about, but the IT pros we talked with say 5G, cloud management tools and Graph API tools are the technologies they love. They shared their thoughts in a recent IDG TECH(talk) Twitter chat.

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