Mar 23

Windows 11 Adds New USB4 Settings Page To Help Manage Peripherals

  • Windows 11 Insider Preview Build 23419 is now available through the Dev Channel.
  • The build includes a new USB4 hubs and devices Settings page and a new developer tool for collecting live kernel memory dumps.
  • Microsoft recently announced major changes to the Dev Channel for Insiders.
Mar 23

Microsoft Loop Is A Notion Competitor With Futuristic Office Documents

  • Microsoft is now letting anyone preview Microsoft Loop, a collaborative hub offering a new way of working across Office apps and managing tasks and projects.
  • Loop includes workspaces and pages where you can import and organize tasks, projects, and documents.
  • But what sets the two apart is Loop’s shareable components that let you turn any page into a real-time block of content that can be pasted into Microsoft Teams, Outlook, Word on the web, and Whiteboard.
Mar 23

OpenAI Tech Gives Microsoft's Bing A Boost In Search Battle With Google

  • The integration of OpenAI's technology into Microsoft-owned Bing has driven people to the little-used search engine and helped it compete better with market leader Google in page visits growth.
  • Page visits on Bing have risen 15.8% since Microsoft Corp unveiled its artificial intelligence-powered version on Feb. 7, compared with a near 1% decline for the Alphabet Inc-owned search engine, data till March 20 showed.
Mar 22

Microsoft Adds GPT-4 In Azure OpenAI Service For Businesses To Make Their Own Ai Apps

  • Microsoft has been on a tear with its AI-related announcements over the last few days, and it's not stopping.
  • Today, after revealing the new Bing Image Creator in its Bing Chat service, the company has just announced it is adding GPT-4 to its Azure OpenAI Service.
  • This new service is supposed to help businesses and enterprise customers create their own generative AI apps. 
Mar 21

Bing Chat AI Has New Buttons

  • There are new buttons visible on Bing which appear when the mouse hovers over Bing’s messages.
  • You can click Like or Dislike, though it’s not clear what clicking the buttons do.
  • There’s a Copy button for copying the answer to your clipboard, and a Share button that creates a link to your answer.
  • Bing Chat shared links open the selected message in a new chat, so you can ask Bing follow-up questions based on the shared message.