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Teacher uses chalkboard to teach Word ICT in Ghana

[German]It’s one of the stories that life writes like this, and last week on the internet went viral. A photo of a teacher who drew a blackboard with chalk on the screen of Word in his computer science class appeared … Continue reading

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Microsoft bans store apps using ‘Windows’ in name

[German]Currently, developers of various apps that are available in the Microsoft Store received a mail from a lawyer who is on behalf of Microsoft. The mail requests, that the developer has to remove his app from store because of an … Continue reading

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Microsoft BUILD 2018

The date for the developer conference Microsoft BUILD 2018 is fixed. The Build 2018 will take place in Seattle from May 7 to 9, 2018. WalkingCat posted the corresponding information including the Build 2018 logo on Twitter. Advertising pic.twitter.com/JPNLxQIhId — … Continue reading

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Happy New Year 2018

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Bye, bye 2017

It was a fiery year 2017, with Windows 10 and various ‘achievements’ of US software developers (and their colleagues from Asia), which kept me busy as a blogger. Now it’s time to say good bye to 2017 and greeting the … Continue reading

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Microsoft developer conference „Connect();“ (15.-17.11.2017)

The virtual Microsoft developer conference Connect will take place from 15 to 17 November 2017. The motto:”Build apps of the future today”. Advertising

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Canon loses „Dongle Gear“ cartrige patent case in Germany

[German]The Federal Court of Justice (Bundesgerichtshof) issued a groundbreaking ruling on recycling toner cartridges. The printer company Canon had filed a patent infringement suit against the German printer cartridge manufacturers wta Carsten Weser GmbH and KMP PrintTechnik AG. The Canon … Continue reading

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Watch Microsoft’s Ignite Live stream today 9:00 am ET

Microsoft’s Ignite conference begins today, September 25, and is been held up to September 29, 2017 in Orlando, Florida. Microsoft’s keynotes are live-streamed from Microsoft’s Ignite site. The first live stream starts today, September 25, 2017, 9:00 am eastern time. … Continue reading

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Microsoft Answers forum down?

[German]Just a short message: It seems that the Microsoft Answers forum is currently down. I can’t reach the English and the German forums at answers.microsoft.com. Advertising

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65 % of US tech users are using VPN

[German]A recent security survey shows, that nearly 2/3 of US techies are using a VPN for their private and business Internet communication.  Advertising

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