Windows 10 Now Runs On 700 Million Devices

Windows 10 Now Runs On 700 Million Devices

The two companies are working together on a new SDK for Windows 10, AI solutions, and more. Brainwave allows developers to deploy machine learning models onto programmable silicon and achieve high performance beyond what they'd be able to get from a CPU or GPU.

The recently launched Timeline experience on Windows 10will also support Microsoft Edge browser users on iOS. Microsoft is kicking off its annual Build developer conference in Seattle today, May 7, starting with its opening keynote this morning (a second keynote is happening tomorrow). Project Kinect basically takes the depth-sensing prowess of the Xbox accessory, shrinks it to a tiny frame with new sensors for developers to use with AI and Internet-of-Things via Azure. And the AI platform can be used across a number of devices including IoT edge devices, HoloLens, desktop PCs, workstations, servers and data centers.

To make sure it's treated that way, Nadella said Microsoft has formed an "ethics board" to "govern the products we build". Microsoft's translation tool also offers real-time captioning of conversations.

Meanwhile, Microsoft's fast-growing Azure Cosmos DB is getting updates such as new multi-master capabilities (supporting cloud and edge) and enhanced security through the general availability of support for Microsoft's Virtual Network (VNet) service.

In addition to these user-facing initiatives, Microsoft will give developers access to new tools and APIs to create enterprise apps.

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Visual Studio Live Share, now in preview, lets developers easily and securely collaborate in real time with team members who can edit and debug directly from their existing tools like Visual Studio 2017 and VS Code.

But an even more dramatic development will be the ability to actually see content that lives in your phone right on a desktop window on the PC.

Microsoft introduced a set of technology experiences that addresses a more mobile workforce, including streamlining mobile Windows experiences across a variety of devices and platforms, as well as better blending web and app experiences.

The Microsoft Launcher app on Android will support enterprise customers including line-of-business app discovery and IT advisement on configuration.

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