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Microsoft wants Windows to play nice with iPhones, Android

Microsoft wants Windows to play nice with iPhones, Android

So when is Microsoft Build 2017? It's even adding a cloud clipboard that will sync across Windows, iOS, and Android, so you can copy from a PC and paste it on a phone. Microsoft is trying to make its personal computer-bound operating system useful on the smartphone. It isn't known how much the motion controllers will cost, but Acer's mixed reality headset will come with the controllers bundled for $399 this summer.


Keylogger discovered in HP laptop audio drivers

Keylogger discovered in HP laptop audio drivers

Thorsten Schroeder, CEO of Modzero , said other laptops from Dell, Lenovo and Asus don't appear to have the same problem. Modzero said the developer of the audio driver is a USA company called Conexant, which produces audio and voice related applications.



Tonne of energy going into India, says Apple CEO

California-based Apple Inc .(NASDAQ:AAPL), which is due to unveil a new phone in the last quarter of this year, said it sold 50.8 million iPhones in the period, down 1% year-over-year. In the second quarter, Apple reported results that were slightly under what Wall Street expected. Analysts on average had expected earnings of $2.02 per share on revenue of $53.02 billion.



Microsoft rolls out new test build of Windows 10 Fall Creators Update

Microsoft will try to make Windows 10 more versatile with a wave of new features for creating memories, exploring virtual scenery and hopscotching from personal computers to mobile devices. Microsoft signed onto the Linux Foundation past year. It's like a combination of Google's intelligence and consumer focus with Adobe's design automation for its subscription-based apps.


Google bids farewell to Play Store's shopping bag logo

Google bids farewell to Play Store's shopping bag logo

Now we're left with just the colorful triangle logo. The app is also slightly more drab, with Google removing tinted status bars and icons that previously drew their color from the profile image. Google Contacts 2.0.7 is rolling out now via the Play Store . Google Contacts for Android received its last major update in August, with the web app only reaching visual parity earlier this year.



Korea's Moon to send delegation to China amid frayed ties

Moon also offered a message of unity to his political rivals - Moon's Democratic Party has only 120 out of 300 seats in the National Assembly, so he may need broader support while pushing his key policies. But former USA officials held two days of informal talks in Oslo, Norway, this week with a Pyongyang delegation led by Choe Son Hui, a senior diplomat for North America.