Can you believe that June is over, meaning the year is halfway over? OMG. Where does the time go? Hopefully, it went to the beach where we should all be. This month’s updates cover some GDPR stuff, Teams reminding me it is important, and some other fun tidbits. Good news for you? I kept the snark to a minimum. You are welcome.
The Modern Keyboard with Fingerprint ID is the first PC keyboard from Microsoft with a Windows Hello compatible fingerprint scanner.
Excitement around the potential of blockchain in healthcare has reached all-time highs and is accelerating. There is a hunger building across the industry for real use cases with real healthcare organizations transacting on blockchain, and proof points, case studies, or success stories that outline business values sought, results achieved, what worked well, and what needs improvement. Only through such hands-on experience can we validate the true potential of blockchain in healthcare, refine its application, improve any deficiencies identified, build trust, and scale it both in terms of the networks of healthcare organizations participating in various blockchain initiatives, as well as scaling blockchain in applying it to additional healthcare use cases.
The Microsoft Research Outreach team has worked extensively with the external research community to enable adoption of cloud-based research infrastructure over the past few years. Through this process, we experienced the ubiquity of Jim Gray’s fourth paradigm of discovery based on data-intensive science – that is, almost all research projects have a data component to them. This data deluge also demonstrated a clear need for curated and meaningful datasets in the research community, not only in computer science but also in interdisciplinary and domain sciences.
Last month, we announced the release of mail flow insights in the Office 365 Security & Compliance Center in this blog post. We’re making changes to the mail flow insights dashboard to make it more intuitive. These changes are currently in deployment, and will be available in the week of June 25, 2018.
Did you know the Windows 10 April 2018 Update includes a way you can now instantly share your videos, photos, documents, and websites with people and devices near you over Bluetooth or Wi-Fi?