Major New Windows Insider Build Introduces Timeline, Sets

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The new Windows Insider build previews features that’ll eventually drop in Redstone 4 — and there’s a lot of new features, UI improvements, and capabilities to like.

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Upcoming Nvidia Driver Will Enable Netflix 4K Streaming, Sort Of

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Nvidia has added support for 4K streaming to a new driver available via the Windows Insider program, but 4K streaming is still limited to a relative handful of GPUs.

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The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/248637-upcoming-nvidia-driver-will-allow-netflix-4k-streaming-gpus?source=Computing

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Microsoft claims 10 million ‘fans’ help it test Windows 10, but it’s sure got a funny definition of that word

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Microsoft says it’s cultivated a legion of 10 million fans with the Windows Insider program. The company’s bombastic claims to love its users don’t pass the sniff test, and its promise of actually making changes based on feedback is a joke.

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Windows Insider Preview build 15002 lets some users delay updates, avoid driver installations

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Microsoft rolled out a new Insider Preview build this week, with new options for deferring updates and preventing driver updates from being installed alongside new features and security fixes — but only certain users are able to access these controls. Microsoft needs to make them available to all users, from the get-go.

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Jeb Bush says Apple Watch not intuitive, knocks battery life in 'review'

Article Image In a recent interview with Business Insider, Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush shared his thoughts on Apple Watch, which he is often seen wearing on the campaign trail, and rattled off a few of his favorite apps.

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Feds Break Up Hacker-Powered Insider Trading Ring


U.S. federal law enforcement authorities on Tuesday busted an insider trading ring that obtained market-timing information from overseas data thieves. In two indictments unsealed by the U.S. Department of Justice in Brooklyn, N.Y., and Newark, N.J., nine people were charged in federal court with carrying out an international scheme to hack into three business newswires, steal yet-to-be published press releases, and use them to make trades that generated approximately $30 million in illegal profits.

The original article can be found here: http://www.ecommercetimes.com/story/82368.html?rss=1

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Microsoft Windows 10 Build 10158: Almost ready for prime time

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Microsoft released Windows 10 Insider Preview build 10158 on June 29, 2015 – exactly one month before the scheduled release of the final version on July 29. We took the newest version for a spin on an updated a Dell Venue 8 Pro tablet that was previously running the rather-buggy build 10130. The update process…

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Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 10074 hits the fast and slow rings

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Microsoft has renamed its Technical Preview builds to Insider Previews. And with that comes Build 10074, the latest preview ahead of the operating system’s release in late July.

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Windows 10: The biggest problems, gripes, and missing features so far

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Two weeks in, and already 1 million people have joined the Windows Insider Program to try out the Windows 10 Technical Preview. A surprisingly large number of those users are actually using Windows 10 on a PC, too, with only 36% of installations occurring inside a virtual machine. But not all of those users are happy with Windows 10. Let’s take a look at the most popular complaints and gripes.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/computing/191935-windows-10-the-biggest-problems-gripes-and-missing-features-so-far

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