Office 365 Education delivers the next wave of innovation for inclusive and collaborative learning

www.office.com/setup – Today’s post was written by Eran Megiddo, corporate vice president of Education. www.office.com/setup – Our ongoing commitment to create more inclusive and collaborative learning environments continues today with the arrival of a number of powerful updates to Office 365 Education. Building on the momentum of OneNote Class Notebook, which has surpassed more than 15 million Read more about Office 365 Education delivers the next wave of innovation for inclusive and collaborative learning[…]

Make the switch to OneDrive for improved productivity and cost savings

www.office.com/setup – Today’s post was written by Ron Markezich, corporate vice president for Microsoft. www.office.com/setup – OneDrive makes sharing and file management easier in the cloud, enabling people to securely store, access, and share their files and photos from anywhere, across their devices. Choosing to store your files in OneDrive instead of other cloud storage Read more about Make the switch to OneDrive for improved productivity and cost savings[…]

Office 365 Advanced Threat Protection helps Georgia State University stay on top of malware

www.office.com/setup – Georgia State University is combatting an increase of malware attacks with the use of Office 365 Advanced Threat Protection. www.office.com/setup – The guest post written by Ren Flot on the Office 365 blog explains their the email security software protects more than 55,000 students and at least 6,000 staff. www.office.com/setup – Ren is the chief information Read more about Office 365 Advanced Threat Protection helps Georgia State University stay on top of malware[…]

Microsoft to offer business-in-a-box services across Africa in partnership with Liquid Telecom

www.office.com/setup Blogs: Microsoft East Africa and pan-African data, voice and IP provider Liquid Telecom have announced a new partnership to develop the access and use of cloud services across the continent (via TechTrendsKE). By combining Liquid Telecom’s large network and Microsoft’s cloud offerings such as Office 365 and Azure, both companies plan to improve the development of SMBs and Read more about Microsoft to offer business-in-a-box services across Africa in partnership with Liquid Telecom[…]

Microsoft Teams, set to reach global availability, to celebrate with online event

www.office.com/setup Blogs: Microsoft Teams, the company’s new chat-based workspace in Office 365 has been available in public preview since November. Over the past few months, Microsoft introduced several new features such as bots in channels, markdown support and more, and the Redmond giant is now finally ready to make Teams generally available to Office 365 customers. www.office.com/setup Blogs: Indeed, Read more about Microsoft Teams, set to reach global availability, to celebrate with online event[…]

Microsoft details the top 10 grammar mistakes made in Word and Outlook

www.office.com/setup Blogs: When you’re typing up a storm in Microsoft Word, or writing an email in Outlook, there no doubt will come a time when you’ll be faced with some grammar and spelling errors. With that being so, have you ever wondered how your errors stack up against other users? Well, a recent report done by Read more about Microsoft details the top 10 grammar mistakes made in Word and Outlook[…]

Amazon said to be working on its own Office-killer productivity suite

www.office.com/setup Blogs: Amazon might be building its own office suite to jump in competition with Google and Microsoft. At least, that’s what a report from Apple Insider said earlier today. www.office.com/setup Blogs: Claims have risen up that the updates to the Amazon WorkMail calendar app and WorkDocs file storage are only the tip of the iceberg. The Read more about Amazon said to be working on its own Office-killer productivity suite[…]

Yammer now integrates with Office 365 Groups in latest update

www.office.com/setup Blogs: In a LinkedIn post, Kevin Crossman, Microsoft MVP and IT Collaboration and Content Manager at Juniper Networks, explains the new integration of Yammer with Office 365. Crossman goes over some of the advantages to having Yammer integration with Office 365 Groups. “Following the past Office 365 Groups releases, the creation of new Yammer Read more about Yammer now integrates with Office 365 Groups in latest update[…]

The Yammer integration with Office 365 Groups we told you about yesterday begins officially rolling out

www.office.com/setup Blogs: Yesterday, we reported that Yammer would be coming to Microsoft Office 365 Groups “sometime soon”. Seems like that ‘soon’ has broken record time as the update begins to roll out today. www.office.com/setup Blogs: Yammer is by far one of the most popular social networks for team collaborations thus far. Even as Microsoft Teams was announced, users put Read more about The Yammer integration with Office 365 Groups we told you about yesterday begins officially rolling out[…]

VKontakte social network gains Office 365 support in new update

www.office.com/setup Blogs: VKontakte, the most popular social network in Russia, has teamed up with Microsoft to integrate Office 365 services on its website. According to a report from RBC.ru (via MSPU), the new partnership will allow Vkontakte users to open all types of Office documents uploaded on the social network without having to leave the website. On mobile devices, Read more about VKontakte social network gains Office 365 support in new update[…]