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Since I have been using Microsoft Azure Active Directory (AAD) for my newly AAD domain joined machine, I thought it would be a good idea to enable Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) to my account. I really do care a lot about my (virtual) identity 😉. So, I was able to domain […]

Microsoft Azure Active Directory and Multi-Factor Authentication

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I have been using Windows 10 for quite a while now … actually from the very first moment Microsoft released their first public preview late in 2014. I absolutely like the look and feel and how the user experience evolved from Windows 8.1. I think it is a much more […]

Windows 10 and Microsoft Azure Active Directory

Microsoft Corp. and Oracle Corp. yesterday announced a partnership that will enable customers to run Oracle software on Windows Server Hyper-V and in Windows Azure. Customers will be able to deploy Oracle software — including Java, Oracle Database and Oracle WebLogic Server — on Windows Server Hyper-V or in Windows […]

Microsoft and Oracle announce enterprise partnership

Today I decided to upgrade my home computer to Windows 8 Pro. One thing you have to know is that this is a very critical system for us at home. It runs the entertainment system and most importantly feeds our TV system (XBox 360) in the living room. I was specifically nervous about the […]

Windows 8 Upgrade … it’s so easy!

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If you are as addicted as I am with looking at Bing’s totally awesome photographs, there is now a way to actually create your own piece of art. Microsoft Research provides a nice little interactive app that gives users the power to create “Cliplets” — a type of imagery that […]

Cliplets: still and dynamic images

Below please find some new information on Windows Azure and related information: Now Available: New Services and Enhancements to Windows Azure: Announcing New Windows Azure Services to Deliver “Hybrid Cloud”: Case Study: E-Publisher Aims to Triple Revenues by Switching from Amazon to Windows Azure: Enjoy and let […]

Windows Azure: updates from the spring release

Skype for Windows Phone is now officially available in Marketplace. Download it now here. It supports free voice and video calls to other Skype users (or cheaper calls to landlines and other cell phones with Skype Credit) along with other cool features like portrait mode video calling, support for joining […]

Windows Phone: Skype 1.0 now in Marketplace

If you always wanted to learn how to script using PowerShell, this tool makes it even easier to learn and explore all the cool features. Very nice new experience of guidance and content. Check it out at

Microsoft Script Explorer for Windows PowerShell (pre-release)