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Office 365 Admin app update ushers in new design and features

Office 365 Admin has been one of the most useful apps for folks involved in office admin work. It is very likely that you would be away from your desk when an important work surfaces. It is during such situations […]

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Office Mobile for iOS updated with Open Document support

Microsoft has updated its Office Mobile app for iOS and from what we can tell, things are looking good for the Apple smartphone platform. The update brings the app to version 1.22, and while it doesn’t bring a plethora of new […]

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Microsoft selling Feature Phone business for $350 Million

FIH Mobile Ltd. a subsidiary of Hon Hai/Foxconn Technology Group is buying Microsoft’s feature mobile business in Vietnam as part of a big $350 million deal. Microsoft is selling its entry level feature phone assets to two separate buyers, i.e. […]

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May Office 365 security and compliance update released

Office 365 security and compliance update for the month of May has been rolled out. While Office 365 team has already gained a worldwide accreditation for upholding the highest cloud security standards, they are still working on new security features, […]

Microsoft modifies schedule for releasing non-security Office Updates

Microsoft has changed the scheme of things via which it delivers security and non-security Office updates every month. The company’s Office Sustained Engineering Team announced that all important update schedule change will now be rolled out simultaneously with all future […]

Microsoft makes available Office 365 Connectors for public use

Microsoft now has made its Office 365 Connectors available for their customers. Announced back in November 2015, Office 365 Connectors deliver relevant content and updates from various apps straight to your Office 365 Groups. Office 365 Connectors As posted by […]

Microsoft Office Forms, all set to challenge Google Forms

Google Forms offers a variety of beautiful, pre-made themes for creating your surveys. All your data is automatically organized in Google Sheets and stored in Google Drive so that you can access them anywhere. The company had expertise in this […]

Clasbook Add-in for OneNote Customer Preview now available

Trained and experienced educators play a crucial role in shaping the success an individual. A tool that has played immense role in this regards is OneNote. Most teachers, students and schools have been doing some amazing things with Class Notebooks, […]

Skype calling and chat support for Office Online and OneDrive added

Earlier, it was quite bothering to switch apps when working on Office Online or OneDrive to ping your friend on Skype. Not anymore! Microsoft now enables Skype calling and chat support by rolling out a new update to Office Online […]

February Office 365 Update brings a host of new features

Outlook has been receiving a slew of new updates and features across all platforms lately and the new capabilities also extend to Word, Excel and PowerPoint. On a related note Microsoft has released the cumulative update for the Office 2016 […]

Microsoft updates people experience profile for Office 365

A recent update to the Office 365 people profile experience now brings consolidated profile and activity pages to make it simpler for the users to discover relevant content, find industry experts and connect with their colleagues. Office 365 now brings […]

Ex-Microsoft designer speaks about the creation of Office Mobile

Office on mobile has come a long way since the days of Windows Mobile, Windows Phone, and now Windows 10 Mobile. In the early days, Microsoft always moved in the direction where the majority of its software was only available […]

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Microsoft releases new Office 365 SMB plans

The new Office 365 Plans announced last year have been finally released by the company. Microsoft today made these new plans available for the small business users. These new plans will replace the current Office plans namely – Office 365 Small […]

Outlook 2016 rolls out new Attachment features

The familiar user interface and a careful and well thought selection of new features makes Outlook 2016 a welcome update. The most recent Windows release of Outlook 2016 makes attaching files in email a child’s play with the new ability […]

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Microsoft Garage comes up with Social Share, a new plugin for PowerPoint

Microsoft Office apps have always been Business-centric and they have remained since long. Microsoft impromptu R&D lab, Garage has come up with yet another initiative – Social Share – which will let users share slides directly from PowerPoint on Social […]

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Office 365 Local Datacenters in India are now functional

Microsoft has finally translated a plan into reality. The software giant will offer Office 365 services in India via the local datacenters in three new regions West India in Mumbai, South India in Chennai, Central India in Pune. When Microsoft […]

Recycling firm stole 70,000 copies of Office 2010: Microsoft sues

Oops, someone at an Arizona computer recycling firm is about to get eaten alive by Microsoft, and probably someone at Microsoft will likely get a verbal beating by Satya Nadella. You see, good ole Microsoft hired a recycling company to […]

Microsoft Office 2016 is here!

Microsoft today released Office 2016 with interesting 365 features, apps and improved user-interface. Not just for the Windows, but Mac users will also be getting Office 2016 as a one-time purchase option. While the latest Office version is released for […]

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Microsoft to begin Office 2016 rollout in September

A recent blog on Office Blogs reveals that Office 2016 is going to be rolled out in September. The blog was published by Julia White, general manager of Office 365 Technical Product Management. Office 2016 rollout Microsoft had made an […]

Microsoft demoed Office for iPad Pro. The end of the Surface Pro?

Microsoft has done something incredible, and that is showing up on Apple’s conference stage to announce Microsoft Office for the iPad Pro. It is the first time an employee from the company has shown up at an Apple event in […]

Why Microsoft supported iPad Pro with Office

Just recently Microsoft hopped on the Apple event stage to show off its Office apps for the iPad Pro, but this didn’t sit well with some fans of the company. The big question is, could this move become an issue […]

Microsoft releases Office UI Fabric, a framework similar to Bootstrap

Microsoft has recently released a new front-end framework for developers publicized as the Office UI Fabric. This mobile-first framework is highly responsive similar to the well-known Bootstrap framework. It is being designed to empower the developers to create easily web-based […]

Microsoft improves OneDrive Office integration

Microsoft has updated OneDrive, improving OneDrive Office integration. The latest updates makes it even more easier to work with other people wherever they may be. A few days back, we had posted about Syncing Shared folders in OneDrive, a new […]

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Sway sheds “Preview” tag, comes to Windows 10

Sway, the creative presentation app from Microsoft that has been in testing mode for the last 10 months has finally come live on Windows 10. Cousin to PowerPoint, however much more innovative, Sway is a digital storytelling app that can […]

Office Mobile Apps for Windows 10 released

Windows 10 started rolling out for public yesterday on July 29, 2015. Microsoft has launched its latest operating system as a free upgrade for most of its users. Taking its productivity to next level, Microsoft also announced the availability of […]

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Microsoft brings Office app to Android smartphones

Making it easy for those who love working with Word, PowerPoint and Excel tools, Microsoft has released the Microsoft Office App for Android smartphones. Microsoft office, which until now wasn’t available for Google backed Android platform, has now debuted at […]