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Published: Thu, 23 Mar 2017 02:10:41 +0000

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Microsoft Teams collaboration service starts rolling out to education users

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 02:00:56 +0000

Microsoft has started rolling out its Microsoft Teams Slack competitor to users of its Office 365 Education plans.(image)

Microsoft finalizes its Chinese-customized Windows 10 edition

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 19:17:00 +0000

Microsoft's Chinese government-approved version of Windows 10 is ready to go to market for government and mission-critical users.(image)

Microsoft Outlook, Skype, OneDrive hit by another authentication issue

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 18:42:00 +0000

Two weeks ago, a widespread authentication issue prevented a number of Microsoft users from accessing their cloud services. It looks like it's happening again today, March 21.(image)

Microsoft, Adobe make some progress on their joint cloud commitments

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 12:31:00 +0000

Adobe and Microsoft are beginning to deliver pieces of some of the cloud-based services on which the pair said they'd be collaborating.(image)

Microsoft adds LinkedIn co-founder Hoffman to its board

Tue, 14 Mar 2017 20:39:00 +0000

Microsoft is continuing to bring its LinkedIn integration deeper into the fold with the appointment of its co-founder Reid Hoffman, to the Microsoft board of directors.(image)

Microsoft Teams goes live with new email integration, enterprise bots

Tue, 14 Mar 2017 15:30:00 +0000

Microsoft's Slack competitor is rolling out to Office 365 business users worldwide starting March 14. More features are still to come, including guest access, in late June.(image)

Could and should Microsoft buy Citrix?

Mon, 13 Mar 2017 20:50:00 +0000

Cloud and virtualization vendor Citrix is said to be seeking buyers, yet again. Might long-time Microsoft partner be a bidder for all or parts of the company?(image)

Microsoft to start previews of on-premises Dynamics 365 for Operations in April

Mon, 13 Mar 2017 19:35:00 +0000

Microsoft is providing three different deployment options -- including an on-premises/local one -- for its Dynamics 365 for Operations release.(image)

Microsoft's Windows Server on ARM move: More questions and answers

Fri, 10 Mar 2017 15:30:00 +0000

Microsoft's official acknowledgement that it has Windows Server running on ARM for use in its own, and potentially others', datacenters generated a number of questions. Here are a few answers.(image)

Windows Server on ARM: It's happening

Wed, 08 Mar 2017 14:43:00 +0000

Microsoft has committed publicly to use ARM chips in machines that will be running cloud services in its own datacenters before year-end.(image)

Microsoft's Slack competitor, Teams, to be generally available March 14

Tue, 07 Mar 2017 17:42:00 +0000

Microsoft Teams, its Slack competitor, will be available generally and globally on March 14.(image)

Microsoft's Visual Studio 2017 is now generally available

Tue, 07 Mar 2017 16:00:00 +0000

Microsoft's latest Visual Studio tool suite is now generally available, as are updates to a number of the other Visual Studio family members.(image)

Microsoft authentication issue hits Outlook, Skype, OneDrive, Xbox users

Tue, 07 Mar 2017 14:13:00 +0000

Many Microsoft users are reporting they cannot access their key services this morning, March 7, thanks to what looks to be a Microsoft Account authentication glitch.(image)

Microsoft turns the bug-fixing crank with more new Windows 10 Creators Update test builds

Fri, 03 Mar 2017 18:59:00 +0000

Microsoft is continuing to quash bugs in Windows 10 Creators Update with each new test build for PCs and phones.(image)

Microsoft to begin shipping Windows Mixed Reality development kits in March

Wed, 01 Mar 2017 22:32:00 +0000

Microsoft will begin rolling out Windows Mixed Reality (Windows Holographic) development kits this month that will feature prototype Acer headsets.(image)

Microsoft promises more user control around privacy, update installation with Windows 10 Creators Update

Wed, 01 Mar 2017 17:00:00 +0000

Microsoft is highlighting its plans for adding more user controls around privacy and update installation with its Windows 10 Creators Update.(image)

Microsoft Azure Stack reaches final preview before its mid-2017 debut

Wed, 01 Mar 2017 16:03:00 +0000

Microsoft is releasing Technical Preview 3 of its hybrid-computing Azure Stack platform, paving the way for mid-2017 general availability.(image)

Microsoft's latest Windows 10 test build supports ability to block non-Store apps

Tue, 28 Feb 2017 23:28:00 +0000

Microsoft's Creators Update test build 15046 for PCs adds a few more feature tweaks, including the ability to control more granularly how users install apps.(image)

Microsoft to discontinue Skype Wi-Fi as of March 31

Tue, 28 Feb 2017 21:54:00 +0000

Microsoft is discontinuing its Skype Wi-Fi service globally at the end of March, with officials citing a desire to focus on "core" features as the reason.(image)

Microsoft, Intel, banks form Enterprise Ethereum blockchain alliance

Tue, 28 Feb 2017 15:10:00 +0000

Microsoft is expanding on its Azure Blockchain-as-a-Service work by joining the new Enterprise Ethereum Alliance, along with Intel and a number of leading banks.(image)