Microsoft brings your hands into mixed reality with surprisingly affordable controllers
12 May, 2017, 03:56
Their new Cortana Skills Kit will enable third-party developers to create new skills for Microsoft's forthcoming smart speakers, Windows 10 PCs and the Cortana mobile app.
At Build on Thursday, Terry Myerson, executive vice president of the Windows and Devices Group, said Apple's iTunes will come to the Windows Store by the end of the year. This new feature, by almost all accounts, has been a huge success for Microsoft and today, the company is expanding the Linux flavors that can be run on the Windows 10 subsystem for Linux.
Apple's iTunes is coming to the Windows Store.
Microsoft upped its claim of Windows 10 devices to 500 million Wednesday, the first milestone refresh from the company more than seven months. With Cortana, one can pick now up where they left off across Windows, iOS and Android devices, he said.
"Imagine logging off your PC and having the doc you were editing pop up on your phone".
Bank of England keeps rates at record low as economy slows
The March trade deficit expanded, while construction and production results all added further disappointment by missing forecasts. The Resolution Foundation think tank noted that 40 percent of the British workforce have been affected by falling wages so far.
And yes, before you ask, the Live Player team has talked with Apple, and Live Player has been approved for distribution in the App Store.
Just copy the URL of the store link on the website here.
Other changes include tweaks to OneDrive for on-demand file access and a new clipboard that allows you to copy content on one device and paste it on another.
During the first day of its annual Build developer conference yesterday, Microsoft unveiled a number of new artificial intelligence capabilities that can be integrated into everything from online presentations to business database management. "See also the new XAML Controls Gallery in the Windows Universal Samples collection".
The company basically gave developers the ability to create skills - or even port existing Amazon Alexa skills - over to Microsoft's platform.
A customer who pairs a Windows Mixed Reality headset with motion controllers will have a rich and immersive experience across creativity tools, productivity, games and entertainment, he added.
The polls will close in a few hours and doubtlessly Moon Jae-in, who led the polls for months now, will be proclaimed the victor . The system has angered Beijing, which says its powerful radars allow Washington to spy on its own military operations.
Two other people were found dead near a home, and authorities say the deaths appear to be linked to Mainhart's killing. The incident happened at the intersection of State Highway 27 and Slow Fork Road near Chickalah in Yell County.
Nadal faces David Goffin in Friday's quarter-finals after the Belgian beat world number six Milos Raonic 6-4, 6-2. Women's defending champ Simona Halep has crushed American Coco Vandeweghe 6-1, 6-1 to reach the semis.
Trump will meet on Wednesday with the FBI's acting director, Andrew McCabe, to discuss morale at the agency, Sanders said. Burr said in a statement following Comey's firing that he was "troubled by the timing and reasoning" of the termination.
The Spurs should finish the Rockets in game 6 in Houston, but that depends on what attitude they have when they are in Houston. Leonard, nursing the left ankle, walked slowly but was able to participate in the team's shootaround on Thursday morning.
Thomas then jokingly said, " Kelly is one of the dirtiest players I know", before turning serious and saying he's a clean player. Dude's dirty . "He's a guy who can really hurt you from the 3-point line".
North Korea has a history of making unfounded and irrational claims, and CNN was not able to independently corroborate the report. Trump even ordered two major attacks in Syria and Afghanistan last month, both of them viewed as stern warnings to the North.
US West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures were at $47.57 per barrel, up 24 cents, or 0.5 per cent from the last settlement. Brent crude has endured a volatile past few years, plummeting from more than $100 a barrel in 2014 to less than $30 last year.
Thousands of people fill arena to hear from Warren Buffett
Buffett said the bloody removal of a 69-year-old passenger from a United Express plane in Chicago was obviously "a bad mistake ". Berkshire Hathaway Chairman and CEO Warren Buffett prepares to hug table tennis player Ariel Hsing, bottom.
Led coalition lauds capture of Syrian IS town
Meanwhile, Pentagon chief Jim Mattis expressed confidence that the United States can allay Turkey's concerns over the decision. The United States regards the YPG as a valuable partner in the fight against Islamic State militants in northern Syria.
Treasurer calls Shorten's budget 'bulldust'
Social Services Minister Christian Porter said that Labor had not outlined enough to fund the NDIS. Although affecting only one in 100 taxpayers, this would save $1.3 billion over the medium term.
Illini football players arrested
According to court records, Darta Lee, 18, is in custody on preliminary charges of home invasion and armed robbery. All three were arrested in connection with an alleged incident at Bromley Hall, a university dormitory.
Paul Pogba transfer being investigated by Fifa
Before Manchester United fans get too worked up, it looks as though the club are not the ones being investigated, rather Raiola. During his later years at the club, the Scot would often say there was no value in the transfer market.