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Reviewing the Western Digital DS6100–Windows Server 2012 R2 Essentials NAS

November 27, 2014

Hi Folks,I had the pleasure of receiving a WD DS6100 Server at Microsoft and I’ve been playing with it all summer. I am happy to report that this little server cube is like Clark Kent, inside is a super-sized server with 16TB of storage just waiting to bust out when you need it. With two […]

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Windows 10 bumps kernel version to 10.0

November 27, 2014

A long-standing oddity of Windows is that its branded number has for some years now not matched the version number stamped into the kernel and other parts of the operating system. Windows 7, for example, reported itself to software as being version 6.1. Windows 8 is 6.2, and Windows 8.1 is 6.3. Current public builds […]

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Lab Ops – Working with Azure VMs

November 27, 2014

A couple of months ago I had a very interesting chat with Andy a Data Centre admin at CP Ltd about using PowerShell to manage Azure as Andy is partially sighted, and his team mate Lewis is blind (For more on this please read Andy’s post on the TechNet UK blog) .  I wanted to […]

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Preview Release of the SQL Server JDBC Driver

November 27, 2014

Today we are pleased to announce the availability of a community technology preview release of the Microsoft JDBC Driver for SQL Server! Download the preview driver today here. The JDBC Driver for SQL Server is a Java Database Connectivity (JDBC) 4.1 compliant driver that provides robust data access to Microsoft SQL Server and Microsoft Azure […]

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A bit about Bundles in Inbox

November 26, 2014

Posted by Shalini Agarwal, Product Manager One of the first things you’ll notice using Inbox is that it feels less cluttered and overwhelming with messages grouped into Bundles. Bundles, illustrated by Manu Cornet, Software Engineer on Inbox Bundles expand on Gmail’s categories so you can stay organized with less effort and read the most important […]

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Improvements to configuring Remote Desktop Service Host certificates in Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 and Windows Server 2012 R2

November 25, 2014

In a previous blog post we explained how to configure Remote Desktop certificates for Windows 7. In Windows 8 (and 8.1) and Windows Server 2012 (and R2) configuring Remote Desktop certificates has become easier: 1. It is no longer required for the template name and template display name to be the same. 2. You no […]

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Real Estate Joins Brazil’s Big Startup Industries

November 24, 2014

 Editor’s note: Julie Ruvolo is a freelance writer and editor of RedLightR.io and RioChromatic.com.  Add real estate to the industries that have captured the attention of venture investors in Brazil. Real estate marketplace VivaReal recently raised a $ 41.3 million Series C with Spark Capital and Lead Edge Capital. The raise is one of the largest […]

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Bookmarks get a new look and learn a few new tricks

November 24, 2014

We all know how hard it can be to find something once you’ve saved it. Starting today, it’s a lot easier thanks to an update to bookmarks in the latest Chrome Beta. We’ll be rolling this feature gradually out over the next few weeks. Try out the new Bookmarks Manager by going to your Chrome […]

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NetBSD launches stability updates

November 24, 2014

The NetBSD project has announced two important stability updates for its highly portable operating system. The NetBSD Project is pleased to announce NetBSD 5.1.5, the fifth security/bugfix update of the NetBSD 5.1 release branch, and NetBSD 5.2.3, the third security/bugfix update of the NetBSD 5.2 release branch. They represent a selected subset of fixes deemed […]

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