Hardware http://windowsitpro.com/taxonomy/term/9320/more en HP Confirms Windows 10 Mobile x3 Elite Handset Availability on 29 August http://windowsitpro.com/hardware/hp-confirms-windows-10-mobile-x3-elite-handset-availability-29-august <div class="node-body article-body">This high end handset is targeted towards enterprise organizations although consumers will also be able to purchase it from HP directly.</div> <p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/hardware/hp-confirms-windows-10-mobile-x3-elite-handset-availability-29-august" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/hardware/hp-confirms-windows-10-mobile-x3-elite-handset-availability-29-august#comments Hardware Continuum Elite enterprise handset HP HP Elite x3 Mobile phones Windows 10 Windows 10 Mobile x3 Mon, 18 Jul 2016 16:40:00 +0000 176101 at http://windowsitpro.com What is the Xbox turn off storage http://windowsitpro.com/xbox/what-xbox-turn-storage <div class="node-body article-body">What is the impact of the storage power option on Xbox One?</div> <p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/xbox/what-xbox-turn-storage" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/xbox/what-xbox-turn-storage#comments Xbox Power Power storage storage Sun, 26 Jun 2016 12:48:00 +0000 173501 at http://windowsitpro.com Bluetooth Specification 5 Unveiled for the Connected World, Due Later This Year http://windowsitpro.com/iot/bluetooth-specification-5-unveiled-connected-world-due-later-year <div class="node-body article-body">The wraps have finally been taken off the Bluetooth 5 specification. Plans for official release say late 2016.</div> <p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/iot/bluetooth-specification-5-unveiled-connected-world-due-later-year" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/iot/bluetooth-specification-5-unveiled-connected-world-due-later-year#comments IoT Hardware Bluetooth Bluetooth Fri, 17 Jun 2016 13:46:00 +0000 173321 at http://windowsitpro.com Surface Pro 4: Solving Icon Gargantuitis Without a Restart http://windowsitpro.com/microsoft-surface/surface-pro-4-solving-icon-gargantuitis-without-restart <div class="node-body article-body">Surface Pro 4's video seems to have problems unless the device is cold-started. There's actually a quick fix.</div> <p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/microsoft-surface/surface-pro-4-solving-icon-gargantuitis-without-restart" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/microsoft-surface/surface-pro-4-solving-icon-gargantuitis-without-restart#comments Microsoft Surface Microsoft Surface Microsoft Surface Tue, 14 Jun 2016 12:30:00 +0000 172921 at http://windowsitpro.com Microsoft's Surface Membership Program Puts New Devices on a Payment Plan http://windowsitpro.com/hardware/microsofts-surface-membership-program-puts-new-devices-payment-plan <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft has unveiled a membership plan that lets businesses finance the purchase of Surface Book, Surface Pro 4 and Surface 3 for their companies.</div> <p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/hardware/microsofts-surface-membership-program-puts-new-devices-payment-plan" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/hardware/microsofts-surface-membership-program-puts-new-devices-payment-plan#comments Hardware financed installation payments LiftForward Microsoft payment plan payments plans Surface Surface 3 Surface Pro 4 Surfaec Book Fri, 10 Jun 2016 13:57:00 +0000 172631 at http://windowsitpro.com Google Soli prototype extends touch beyond the screen with tiny radar http://windowsitpro.com/node/171891 <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Google has an interesting <a href="https://atap.google.com/soli/?ref=producthunt">new project page up for Soli</a>, which promises to use tiny radar chips, which are smaller than a quarter, to accurately detect nearby finger motion &mdash; and then translate that into useful input. Google imagines users one day turning an imaginary know to turn down the volume, sliding their thumb across their index finger to navigate a map, and other gestures to extend the usable input area beyond the confines of a device itself.</p></div> <p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/node/171891" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/node/171891#comments Hardware Tue, 31 May 2016 15:10:00 +0000 171891 at http://windowsitpro.com Microsoft Signs Away Final Traces of Two Year Old Nokia Purchase http://windowsitpro.com/microsoft-signs-away-final-traces-two-year-old-nokia-purchase <div class="node-body link-body">Today is exactly 25 months since Microsoft closed its acquisition of Nokia's phone business on 25 April 2014 and in that short time the Redmond company has cut away all vestiges of that purchase.</div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="" src="http://windowsitpro.com/site-files/windowsitpro.com/files/document-428331_640.jpg?1464180255" /> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> No </div> <p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/microsoft-signs-away-final-traces-two-year-old-nokia-purchase" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Hardware Finland layoffs Lumia Microsoft Nokia phones Restructuring Satya Nadella Smartphones Stephen Elop Terry Myerson Wed, 25 May 2016 12:41:00 +0000 171531 at http://windowsitpro.com Is Microsoft Preparing to Focus on Just One Piece of Mobile Phone Hardware? http://windowsitpro.com/microsoft-preparing-focus-just-one-piece-mobile-phone-hardware <div class="node-body link-body">Earlier today Microsoft announced that they have sold their feature phone business as was previously rumored but what does it mean for the future of Windows 10 Mobile and Lumia branded phones?</div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="" src="http://windowsitpro.com/site-files/windowsitpro.com/files/microsoftsurfacelogo.png?1463587135" /> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> No </div> <p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/microsoft-preparing-focus-just-one-piece-mobile-phone-hardware" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Windows 10 Hardware featured phones Foxconn Lumia Microsoft Nokia Surface Phone Windows 10 Mobile Wed, 18 May 2016 15:55:00 +0000 170921 at http://windowsitpro.com Surface Dock Updater Added to Surface Tools Suite http://windowsitpro.com/microsoft-surface/surface-dock-updater-added-surface-tools-suite <div class="node-body article-body">A new tool allows IT admins to deploy updates to multiple Surface Docks at once.</div> <p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/microsoft-surface/surface-dock-updater-added-surface-tools-suite" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/microsoft-surface/surface-dock-updater-added-surface-tools-suite#comments Microsoft Surface Microsoft Surface Microsoft Surface Wed, 27 Apr 2016 13:51:00 +0000 168921 at http://windowsitpro.com Securely Wipe a Surface Device with the Microsoft Surface Data Eraser Utility http://windowsitpro.com/microsoft-surface/securely-wipe-surface-device-microsoft-surface-data-eraser-utility <div class="node-body article-body">Using a Microsoft-supplied utility, you can securely erase data from a Service device.</div> <p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/microsoft-surface/securely-wipe-surface-device-microsoft-surface-data-eraser-utility" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/microsoft-surface/securely-wipe-surface-device-microsoft-surface-data-eraser-utility#comments Microsoft Surface Microsoft Surface Microsoft Surface Fri, 22 Apr 2016 13:28:00 +0000 168511 at http://windowsitpro.com