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Microsoft’s upcoming Cloud PC service might let you access a Windows PC from anywhere

In the near future, you might be able to access a full-fledged Windows desktop from anywhere, at any time. Microsoft is reportedly gearing up to launch a new remote desktop service called “Cloud PC” that will let you use a remote Windows desktop. According to a report from ZDNet, Microsoft might debut its virtual, desktop-as-a-service platform...

Microsoft announces Game Stack, an ecosystem of game-development platforms, and an Xbox Live mobile SDK

The annual Game Developers Conference is scheduled for the coming week, and in anticipation of the world's largest professional game industry event, Microsoft has announced Game Stack, an ecosystem of game-development platforms and the much-anticipated Xbox Live mobile SDK. Game Stack Game Stack brings together all of Microsoft's game-development tools and services into a singular ecosystem, with...

Microsoft’s Azure Maps now has an Android SDK

Google competes with Microsoft in a number of fields. While the Seattle-based tech company doesn't have a mobile OS in the works anymore, they still go head to head against Google in areas such as web search, online maps, cloud computing, AI, programming languages, operating systems, and more. Since Microsoft has dropped its goal of...

Guide Shows You How to Build a Custom ROM with Microsoft Azure

Building a custom ROM can take a long time if you don't have high-end hardware and it can take even longer if your bandwidth is limited and/or very low speed. Thankfully though, there are a number of cloud computing platforms available and Microsoft Azure is one of the most popular options. So XDA Senior Member Albe96 has...