The Works Services-as-a-Subscription Model Update

Back in May, I wrote a post describing a completely new Services model we call “The Works from Forceworks”. It is a Services-as-a-Subscription model that is unique in the industry. I also promised to follow up with our learnings from this new model, so today I will do just that. The Works First, I’ll remind … Read more

Call of Duty Season 4 midseason update: Terminator deploys, new Cursed Ground event, Desolation map, and more

It has become a tradition for each new season of Call of Duty to get a midseason update that refreshes the game with new content for those still grinding out their battle pass levels. Occasionally, these refreshes come with exciting events that change the landscape of Warzone, much like Season 3’s Operation Monarch, which brought … Read more

Microsoft News Roundup: Major Windows news, dual-booting Chromebooks, Windows 11 on Surface Duo update, and more

In the worlds of Microsoft, Windows, and gaming, plenty of news stories roll out each week. It’s easy to miss a few, especially when busy hunting for the best Prime Day deals. That’s why we round up all of the biggest news from each week into one convenient piece to kick off the weekend. A … Read more

Automagically update the BPF Stage based on the Approval outcome

Wouldn’t it be cool if we can automatically change the stage of the Business Process Flow once we get our Approval? It will be especially great if we can do so based on the Approval outcome! In this blogpost I will finish up my posts about Approvals by automatically changing the Business Process Flow to … Read more

Forza Horizon 5 Series 9 patch update now available with bug fixes, new features, and more

What you need to know Forza Horizon 5 Series 9 is about to kick off with new Hot Wheels cars, challenges and events, and more. The Forza Horizon 5 Car Pass DLC is also closing out with its final new additions. Playground Games is now releasing the accompanying Series 9 patch update to Forza Horizon … Read more

Do you have Azure Functions in production? Update your Azure Functions apps to use runtime version 4.x

On December 3, 2022, .NET Core 3.1 will be retired. As a result, Azure Functions runtime versions 2.x and 3.x, which use .NET Core 3.1, will also be retired on that date. A function app runs on a specific version of the Azure Functions runtime. By default, function apps are nowadays created in version 4.x … Read more

Minecraft: Java Edition 1.19 Pre-Release 1 begins road to launch day for ‘The Wild Update’

Minecraft players regularly enjoy injections of fresh content through successive updates, and the next release is arriving later this year in the form of The Wild Update. Mojang Studios has been actively developing The Wild Update in tandem with the Minecraft community for months, but the update is now rapidly approaching an official release to … Read more

Apple adds systemwide Live Captions as part of larger accessibility update

Global Accessibility Awareness Day is this Thursday (May 19th) and Apple, like many other companies, is announcing assistive updates in honor of the occasion. The company is bringing new features across iPhone, iPad, Mac and Apple Watch, and the most intriguing of the lot is systemwide Live Captions. Similar to Google’s implementation on Android, Apple’s … Read more

Apple Releases Studio Display Firmware 15.5 With Webcam Update

Apple today released a new 15.5 firmware for the Studio Display, with the update coming after a few weeks of beta testing. The Studio Display Firmware improves the performance of the webcam. The Studio Display firmware can be updated by connecting it to a Mac running macOS Monterey 12.4, which was also released today. After … Read more

Apple Releases macOS Monterey 12.4 With Support for Studio Display Webcam Update

Apple today released macOS Monterey 12.4, the fourth major update to the macOS Monterey operating system that launched in October 2021. macOS Monterey 12.4 comes over two months after the launch of macOS Monterey 12.3, an update that added Universal Control. The ‌‌‌‌macOS Monterey‌‌ 12.4 update can be downloaded on all eligible Macs using the … Read more