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Surface Duo Microsoft Android phone

Surface Duo, Microsoft Android dual-screen mobile device available

Today, Microsoft announces its Android Surface Duo mobile device is available for preorder. The device starts at $1399 and will be available in-store and online from September 10. Here is a first look at the device. https://youtu.be/CqRKOY4Cgvw Device specifications The mobile device weighs 250 grams and has two 5.6" PixelSense fusion

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Microsoft Partner Africa Winners 2020

2020 Microsoft Partner of the Year Africa Award Winners

Ahead of Microsoft Inspire 2020, the company has announced its 2020 Partner of the Year Award Winners. We bring you a list of Africa partner winning organizations building new and innovative solutions for their customers. Microsoft uses the partner award to recognize outstanding partner accomplishments within its community. This year, the

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Microsoft Teams accommodate

Microsoft Teams to accommodate up to 20,000 participants in a single meeting, Teams meetings to support up to 1,000 participants

Microsoft Teams is upgrading the virtual platform to accommodate larger groups for meetings and classes. As part of this new upgrade, meeting organisers who want to have more people watch a presentation or discussion will soon be able to bring together up to 20,000 participants at a go but for

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Together Mode Microsoft Teams office 365

New Microsoft Teams feature ‘Together Mode’ reduces fatigue, makes meetings more engaging

To help make virtual meetings look natural as well as encourage more engagements, Microsoft announces 'Together Mode' in Teams. With Together Mode, Microsoft uses AI segmentation technology to digitally place meeting participants in a shared background. Making participants feel like they are in the same room. The feature tries to

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Machine Learning Scholarship Program Udacity Microsoft

Udacity, Microsoft announce Machine Learning Scholarship Program

Online learning platform, Udacity and Microsoft are introducing a new training program collaboration. The collaboration will see Udacity host various courses on Microsoft's Azure cloud services. The partnership will start with a Machine Learning Scholarship Program for Microsoft Azure. The Machine Learning scholarship program will start with a two-month-long low-code

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Microsoft Build Africa Microsoft Build 2020 digital event keynot

Microsoft Build 2020: focus on Africa – local developer community and road to power Africa

Microsoft Build 2020 is taking a new format this year. One of the many features in this year's digital event is Community Connections experience. Through these experiences, Microsoft will be hosting small group discussions that relate to the local developer community in Africa. The Microsoft Build Africa community connections experience

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Surface Go 2 Microsoft device

Microsoft announces cheaper Surface Go 2, larger display, improved battery life, faster performance

Today, Microsoft introduced a refresh of some of its Surface devices. The announcement includes a refresh to the Surface Go, Surface Book, Surface Headphone and Surface Earbuds. Microsoft says the new Surface Go 2 device comes with a larger 10.5-inch display, improved battery life and a model with up to

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Microsoft Build 2020 digital event keynote

Microsoft Build 2020 is a free 48 hours digital event

Microsoft Build 2020 will be taking a totally different format this year. Completely digital and free, the developer-focused event will be hosted in a non-stop 48-hour interactive experience unlike in previous years. Microsoft Build 2020 will take place from 3pm GMT, May 19 to 20. Microsoft notes registration of the

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