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Microsoft is adding new collaboration tools to Teams, including Excel co-editing

Microsoft has announced a handful of new collaboration tools for Teams ahead of Microsoft Inspire, its partner-focused event taking place this week. In addition to new Teams features, Microsoft also introduced Windows 365 Government, bringing cloud PCs to government customers in the United States. The bulk of the announcements is focused on Teams, though, and that...

Microsoft makes time management easier with new Outlook bookings feature

As tends to happen near the end of every month, Microsoft has recapped all the new features that were added to Microsoft 365 during the past month. This time around, the focus is on Outlook and Office.com, though June was also host to the launch of Viva Sales, a new experience for salespeople to help...

Microsoft is killing Money in Excel along with Wolfram Alpha data types

Microsoft is killing off a couple of features in Excel starting next year, the company has announced through an email sent to Microsoft 365 subscribers. Those features are Money and Wolfram Alpha data types, both of which are relatively recent additions to Excel, so it's odd to see them removed so soon. Money in Excel was...

April updates to Microsoft 365 include easier account switching and new accessibility features

As we're nearing the end of April, Microsoft is once again highlighting the updates made to Microsoft 365 products and services over the past month. This includes some previously-announced features, like tabs in the Windows 11 File Explorer (which aren't actually available yet), as well as new AI-powered calling features that are also on the...

Microsoft Teams is getting support for real-time language interpretation and a speaker coach

Today, Microsoft is announcing a handful of new hybrid work features across Microsoft 365. As you might expect, Microsoft Teams is the biggest focus of the new features, and it's getting new features including real-time language interpretation, speaker coach, and more. There's a mix of brand-new features being announced today and previously-announced features that are...

Microsoft Office web apps will soon make it easier to switch accounts

Microsoft is making life a little easier for Office users on the web, specifically those with multiple accounts. A new addition to the Microsoft 365 roadmap, first spotted by Neowin, indicates that you'll soon be able to switch between accounts without logging out first. Right now, when you're using a Microsoft Office app on the web, whether...

Microsoft introduces new Reading Coach feature for Microsoft 365

Microsoft has announced a new Reading Coach feature for Microsoft 365, geared towards learners and educators. It builds on top of Reading Progress, which was introduced last year in Teams. That allowed teachers to more easily evaluate their students' fluency with online tests, measuring their speed and accuracy. Reading Coach goes a step further in helping...

Microsoft recaps new features for Microsoft 365 in February

As we approach the end of yet another month, Microsoft has shared an overview of all the changes and improvements made to the Microsoft 365 suite in February. The list of changes this month is relatively small, but there are still some welcome news here. Some of the biggest news this month have to do with...

Microsoft will give disgruntled G Suite legacy users a sweet deal on Microsoft 365

Google announced in January that it was shutting down its free G Suite legacy edition plans, forcing everyone to either switch to a personal Gmail account (leaving all their digital non-transferable purchases behind) or open their wallet for a paid G Suite subscription. The ensuing outrage caused Google to start working on a data migration...

Microsoft Teams adds “music mode” and Slack-like external messaging

Microsoft Teams is one of the most popular options for communication inside companies and other organizations, as part of the Microsoft 365 package. Microsoft has been quick to build up Teams' features to compete with Slack, and now the service has two more helpful additions. First, Microsoft is adding a high-fidelity "music mode" to Teams. The...

Microsoft invites people to pirate Office by offering a 50% discount

As much as we might advise against it, it's no secret that tons of people run pirated versions of Microsoft Office. It's one of the most common tools used for school and work, and many people can't afford or simply choose not to buy a genuine copy. Now, Microsoft is taking an interesting approach to...

Need a Microsoft 365 Family subscription? Get a $50 Amazon gift card for just $6 extra

If you've been waiting for the right time to renew your Microsoft 365 subscription, this may be it. Amazon is running a Cyber Monday deal on a Microsoft 365 Family annual subscription, meaning you can get a $50 Amazon gift card with it for just an extra $6. That means you get 12 months of...
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