Office 365 Groups is becoming a backbone of team collaboration: here’s what’s new for April

www.office.com/setup Blogs: Compared to last month, the Office 365 Team has a ton of new features and enhancements for Office 365 Groups available in the April 2017 update. Christophe Fiessinger details all of the newest additions of the April 2017 update to Office 365 in a new blog post. With over 80 million daily users, Microsoft built Office 365 to Read more about Office 365 Groups is becoming a backbone of team collaboration: here’s what’s new for April[…]

Microsoft Forms gets more useful for educators with these new updates

www.office.com/setup Blogs: It seems educators are still a major demographic for Microsoft as evident by their continued support and development for classroom use. Today, the Office 365 blog announced that teachers will enjoy three new features available for Microsoft Forms and even a new integration for educators using OneNote. www.office.com/setup Blogs: In an effort to build up Read more about Microsoft Forms gets more useful for educators with these new updates[…]

Latest Sway update adds audio recording, more

www.office.com/setup Blogs: Microsoft’s digital storytelling app Sway is getting a big update today with several new features inspired from user feedback. The first addition is audio notes, which was the “the top request from educators” according to the Office team. Audio recording is only supported with Microsoft Edge and Google Chrome for now, and you Read more about Latest Sway update adds audio recording, more[…]

Windows 10 news recap: Windows 10 Mail to get improved Gmail support, Redstone 3 arriving in September and more

www.office.com/setup Blogs: Welcome back to our Windows 10 news recap. We are continuing the trend of our weekly “Windows 10 news recap” series where we go over the top stories of the past week in the world of Microsoft’s flagship operating system. www.office.com/setup Blogs: Focused Inbox, more coming to Gmail accounts in Windows 10 Mail Read more about Windows 10 news recap: Windows 10 Mail to get improved Gmail support, Redstone 3 arriving in September and more[…]

Microsoft introduces To-Do and a lot more in a busy April for Office 365

www.office.com/setup Blogs: As April is soon coming to a close, the Office team has once again published its monthly recap of all the new features that shipped to Office 365 users this month, and the list is pretty big. The most important release may well be Microsoft To-Do, Microsoft’s new task management app that is expected to replace Read more about Microsoft introduces To-Do and a lot more in a busy April for Office 365[…]

Microsoft’s Q3 earnings show steady Office gains, sharp drop in Surface revenue

www.office.com/setup blogs:The earnings are in for Quarter 3 of fiscal year 2017, offering investors and fans alike a look at how things are going for Microsoft as they move forward with their business plans. There are some ups and downs this quarter, with Office and gaming revenue on the rise and Surface revenue taking a considerable Read more about Microsoft’s Q3 earnings show steady Office gains, sharp drop in Surface revenue[…]

Visio Online and Visio’s new cloud innovations help you unlock creativity

www.office.com/setup Blogs: This year at the Microsoft Ignite conference in Orlando, Microsoft presented several new product capabilities that extend the Microsoft 365 solution set—including a greater emphasis on cloud-first technologies. Visio Online is one of Microsoft’s newest solutions that further unlocks employee creativity in the modern workplace. Visio Online is available today to commercial customers for $5 per user per Read more about Visio Online and Visio’s new cloud innovations help you unlock creativity[…]

Microsoft reveals more about OneDrive On-Demand during SharePoint Summit

www.office.com/setup Blogs: Microsoft briefly went over the new features coming to OneDrive during its developer’s conference last week. During the presentation, Microsoft explained that OneDrive files would be transitioning from the traditionally referred to the shorthand of placeholders to a much more nuanced called On-Demand state. www.office.com/setup Blogs: After a brief demo by Windows executive Read more about Microsoft reveals more about OneDrive On-Demand during SharePoint Summit[…]

Microsoft To-Do begins General Availability rollout to all Office 365 users

Microsoft To-Do, the company’s new task manager app has started to roll out to all Office 365 users, a couple of weeks after being opened to Office 365 Education accounts. Office 365 admins should now receive an email explaining how to assign licenses for Microsoft To-Do to users in their organization. The email also says that Read more about Microsoft To-Do begins General Availability rollout to all Office 365 users[…]

Office coming to Microsoft Store for Education in preview this June

Microsoft announced Windows 10 S today at their Education event, surprising fans with a new take on the Windows 10 operating system. This one’s specifically geared towards organizations like schools that need only minimal functionality on their computers and have to prioritize speed and security. As a part of the Windows 10 S plan, Microsoft also introduced the Read more about Office coming to Microsoft Store for Education in preview this June[…]