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[…]

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[…]

Lexis for Microsoft Office just got a bit more flexible for legal advisors

www.office.com/setup Blogs: Chalk another point for Microsoft Office 365! Today, the partnership between legal research solution provider Lexis and Microsoft has become just a bit more available for users spanning across PC, Mac, and mobile. www.office.com/setup Blogs: The Lexis tools for legal documentation aren’t anything new Microsoft Office add-in list. However, now the partnership targeted for advisors on-the-go Read more about Lexis for Microsoft Office just got a bit more flexible for legal advisors[…]

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[…]

Skype for Business gets new Online Call Analytics, more

Over the past six months, Microsoft has been hard at work attempting to make Skype for Business a great communications platform for Office 365 customers. Among the Skype, teams highlighted efforts is the services PSTN conferencing expanded to more than 90 countries (with dial-out to 180 countries), and a Skype for Business client was also released on MacOS. However, Read more about Skype for Business gets new Online Call Analytics, more[…]

Microsoft continues to invest in Detroit, to open new LinkedIn office

LinkedIn revealed today that it’s planning to open a new office in Detroit, Michigan. The professionnal social network will join its parent company Microsoft, which announced earlier this year that it was moving its Southfield, Michigan staff to the One Campus Martius building in downtown Detroit. After an economic recession hit the Motor City pretty hard these past Read more about Microsoft continues to invest in Detroit, to open new LinkedIn office[…]

Office Insiders get an iOS update focusing on an improved inking experience

Office Insiders on iOS will notice the newer Version 2.6 (17100100) rolling out with its latest preview. The October 2017 feature update is looking to encourage the use of inking with more variety and effects for their users. For Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint, iOS Office Insiders now have a set of personalized pens and Read more about Office Insiders get an iOS update focusing on an improved inking experience[…]