New date! December 13th: Windows 10, version 1809 AMA for IT pros

Updated 10/30/2018: This event has been rescheduled for Thursday, December 13th.
If you’re in IT, make sure you join us Thursday, December 13th Thursday, November 1st to get up to speed and get your questions answered about Windows 10, version 180… Continue reading New date! December 13th: Windows 10, version 1809 AMA for IT pros

New Preview Beta & Delta Rings 1811 Update – 10/30/18

Starting at 2:00 p.m. PDT today, members of the Xbox One Preview Beta and Delta Rings will begin receiving a new 1811 Xbox One system update (181026-1939). Read on for more about the fixes and known issues in the latest 1811 system update.   New Features:   Family Settings Children signing up for new accounts will now be asked to add a parent only if required to by local privacy regulations (e.g., GDPR or COPPA). This means that some minors, like teens in the U.S., will no longer have to add a parent and join a Microsoft family during signup. Xbox… Continue reading New Preview Beta & Delta Rings 1811 Update – 10/30/18

Your Nightclub Bouncer Job Just Got Real in Out of the Box on Xbox One

Our club is finally open, so get in line and prepare to enjoy Out of The Box on Xbox One! So, what is Out of The Box? Well, it’s a quirky, cartoonish bouncer simulator. Players not only get to do a bouncer’s job, meeting all sorts of strange characters and getting physical with some of them, they also get to experience a bloody, decision-based narrative with a pinch of dark humor and political incorrectness! In Out of The Box, players get to experience the night from the particular perspective of an ex-convict named Warren Baker, who cannot escape from his… Continue reading Your Nightclub Bouncer Job Just Got Real in Out of the Box on Xbox One

Delivery Optimization: Scenarios and configuration options

In many business networks, downloading apps and updates can be slow, inefficient, and, in many markets, expensive. When speaking with our customers, we often hear that they have regional facilities in limited and/or metered markets where devices downlo… Continue reading Delivery Optimization: Scenarios and configuration options

Instrumenting Observability: Getting Started and Pro Tips | The Open Source Show

Systems are increasingly complex and distributed, and standard metrics, monitoring, and logging aren’t enough: they catch known unknowns and send real-time updates – but what about what you don’t know? How do you set up a system that helps you see what… Continue reading Instrumenting Observability: Getting Started and Pro Tips | The Open Source Show

New Games with Gold for November 2018

Welcome to another Games with Gold reveal for Xbox One and Xbox 360! In November on Xbox One, engage your enemies in the critically acclaimed shooter Battlefield 1, then test your nerves and dexterity in Race the Sun. On Xbox 360 and Xbox One via Backward Compatibility, relive the game that started it all in Assassin’s Creed, and rescue the soul of your beloved in Dante’s Inferno. All games will be available exclusively for Xbox Live Gold members for a limited time as part of Games with Gold. With Xbox Live Gold, you get the most advanced multiplayer service, free games,… Continue reading New Games with Gold for November 2018