Tag Archive: Microsoft


Prepare for a Microsoft Azure career with this four-course training bundle

Most modern companies are implementing or investigating how to implement cloud technologies within their operations, and being certified in Microsoft Azure can lead to a lucrative career in the cloud. Microsoft estimates that Azure is being used by 50 percent of Fortune 500 companies, and Azure Architects are landing careers with six-figure salaries.

Jumping into Azure without any guidance isn’t recommended, however, but training programs generally aren’t cheap. Right now, however, Android Central Digital Offers has a deal on a  [Read More…]

Save more than $3,000 on this Microsoft SQL Server Certification bundle

Microsoft SQL Server is among the most used database management systems in the world, and companies big and small are in need of trained IT professionals to maintain both Microsoft SQL and Azure environments. The issue here is that while you may be interested in pursuing a lucrative career in this realm, training that will prepare you for key certification exams often costs thousands of dollars.

Right now, however, thanks to Android Central Digital Offers, you can grab a complete  [Read More…]

What is Microsoft Your Phone and how do you use it?

With the death of Windows Phone behind it, Microsoft has put an added focus on integrating Android and iPhones with Windows. The Your Phone app is one of the best examples of this integration. Unfortunately, Your Phone does not fully mirror your Android phone on your computer — if that’s what you were hoping for.

Your Phone is, for all intents and purposes, a way to sync photos and text messages from your phone with your Windows computer. For many of  [Read More…]

Thursday’s top deals: true wireless earbuds, Microsoft Office 365, and more

We spend every day trawling the web for the very best deals so you don’t have to. Our favorites from today have been gathered below in one easy-to-digest roundup. Don’t miss ’em!

Sounds like a deal TaoTronics True Wireless Earbuds

Over at Amazon, you can pick up a pair of TaoTronics True Wireless Earbuds for just $ 24.99. The price drop from $ 48 is thanks to an on-page coupon for $ 5 off and code NKN46KK5 taking  [Read More…]

Learn to manipulate Microsoft Excel and Access data like a pro for just $19.99

Let’s say you’re someone who’s been angling for IT certification because you want to launch a new career or enhance your current one. Perhaps you’re about to graduate high school or college and feel as though a little extra certification could help. You’re right, it will.

If you’re looking to start getting some serious training under your belt that will catch a future employer’s attention, you might want to start with something you already know. Well, why not take something  [Read More…]

Microsoft To-Do beta for Android updated with autosave for notes, more

No longer worry about saving your notes.

Microsoft is shipping out another small update to To-Do or Android, bringing a handful of useful features alongside some small bug fixes. One of the biggest features added in the latest version is that To-Do will now automatically save your notes. But you’ll also now be able to add tasks to your “Planned” smart list and more.

Here’s the full rundown of what’s new with the To-Do beta for Android:

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Microsoft Azure growth is outpacing AWS – Learn it for under $30

Given it has been around decades and spawned countless software titles and operating systems, it’s hard to imagine Microsoft being an up-and-comer. Heck, these are the guys behind multiple gaming consoles, too. What’s next? The cloud.

Microsoft Azure is an increasingly popular, and lucrative endeavor, and could best be described as an Amazon Web Services competitor. It’s a play for cloud-based services and it’s only getting bigger. In fact, in terms of revenue, it performed better in 2018 than Amazon.

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Microsoft Edge beta for Android adds picture-in-picture support

We heard you like windows in your windows.

The Microsoft Edge beta for Android is catching up with its iOS sibling this week, adding support for picture-in-picture mode. As with other apps sporting the feature, you’ll now be able to “float” a video over the main Edge window while you continue browsing (via Windows Blog Italia).

Aside from picture-in-picture support, the latest beta version doesn’t pack any other new features. Instead, you’ll find the usual smattering of  [Read More…]

Microsoft bringing Dynamics 365 mixed reality apps to Android and iOS

Dynamics 365 Product Visualize for iOS

Microsoft’s augmented reality business apps are expanding from HoloLens to Android and iOS.

HoloLens is has been Microsoft’s main avenue for experimenting with business-focused mixed reality apps, but it’s preparing to expand those efforts to Android and iOS. As part of a broader set of updates for Dynamics 365 today, Microsoft announced that two of its mixed reality apps, Product Visualize and Remote Assist, will soon come to iOS and  [Read More…]

Microsoft will debut a cross-play SDK to bring Xbox Live to more platforms

Microsoft has made no secrets about its cross-platform ambitions, and it’s about to turn up the heat.

At GDC 2019, Microsoft is set to debut a new cross-platform development platform with the goal of bringing Xbox Live support to games on Android, iOS, Nintendo Switch, in addition to PC and Xbox consoles.

Microsoft already has a few games with Xbox Live support across mobile devices, most notably via Minecraft, which requires an Xbox Live login on Android,  [Read More…]