Top 6 findings from IoT Signals: Manufacturing Spotlight

If you want to gain an edge in today’s dynamic manufacturing world, your organization must be agile, resilient, and sustainable. In this shifting landscape, many manufacturers are investing in innovative solutions to make their products and operations smarter by tapping into advanced technologies such as the Internet of Things (IoT), AI, and digital twins for … Read more

Could Xbox Game Pass really hit ‘100 million’ subscribers? Here are some thoughts.

Recently, a comment from famed Wedbush games analyst Michael Pachter has been making the rounds, in a wide-ranging interview on Microsoft’s gaming business. The interview focused on the Activision Blizzard acquisition, which is a megaton $68.7 billion deal that will see Microsoft vastly swell its monthly active user base, and muscle into the lucrative mobile … Read more

Sea of ​​Thieves, Season 7 reinvigorates the loop for longtime players

When Xbox revealed Sea of ​​Thieves at E3 2015, I was immediately captivated by the possibilities of this pirate sandbox. The stunning art direction and constructed scope of the project promised an online sandbox unlike anything players had experienced before. As someone fond of social-driven multiplayer games, I couldn’t wait to dip my toes in … Read more

Halo Infinite’s Forge mode might be its saving grace

It’s no secret that Microsoft and 343 Industries have struggled to keep players interested in Halo Infinite’s free-to-play live service multiplayer experience. The game didn’t release with much content for players to enjoy to begin with, and so far, post-launch updates have only brought minimal additions. As a result, many gamers have put Infinite down … Read more

First look: Razer’s new DeathAdder V3 Pro gaming mouse gets lighter, faster, and more minimal

Razer has announced the new DeathAdder V3 Pro, an upgrade from 2020’s V2 model. The pro-level gaming mouse has been redesigned from the ground up to focus on a 28% weight reduction and improved function. It uses a new Optical Gen 3 switches and Focus Pro 30K Optical sensor. The DeathAdder V3 Pro is also … Read more

4 Industries That Can Benefit from Dynamics 365 Mapping Plugin

Time is money, but timing is everything! In June 2022, customers’ luggage was stuck at the airport due to some technical failure at Heathrow Airport. The photos surfacing on the internet showed piles of bags resting at the airport. How would you feel when you reach the destination but your luggage has not? If it … Read more

Microsoft Cloud for Sustainability – Checklist for Success

As part of the Success by Design framework, the FastTrack team has developed two checklists that help make the implementation of Microsoft Cloud for Sustainability as easy as possible. If you would like to view a video version of this information, see this TechTalk: Microsoft Sustainability Manager Implementation Checklist for Success | July 27-28, 2022 … Read more

Halo Infinite customization gets major upgrade in new August update

What you need to know Halo Infinite’s latest mid-season “Drop Pod” update for August brings various improvements to customization, with further tweaks to gameplay balancing and player progression in multiplayer. Highlights include new cross-core visor compatibility, allowing existing and future visors, and some helmet attachments, to work with the full range of armor options. Halo … Read more