Microsoft Announces Azure Service Fabric, A New Tool In Its Cloud Platform Product
Apr22

Microsoft Announces Azure Service Fabric, A New Tool In Its Cloud Platform Product

Microsoft on Monday announced the Azure Service Fabric, which is a new tool in its cloud platform. The tool, according to Microsoft, will help developers scale their cloud services with enough customization controls. The software giant says it has been working on the product for more than five years, and has carried out internal experiment with the product to power some of its services, which include the new Skype for Business and...

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Microsoft Adds More Features To Sway As Multiple People Can Now Simultaneously Edit Document
Apr04

Microsoft Adds More Features To Sway As Multiple People Can Now Simultaneously Edit Document

Microsoft’s latest addition to Microsoft’s Office suite, Sway, has been updated with a couple of features, including ability to edit document, which can now be carried out simultaneously by multiple people. “Whatever you want to make, it’s easy to create and edit Sways with other people,” the Sway team wrote in a blog post while making the new features public on Thursday. “Simply share an edit link with anyone you’d like to work with....

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Skype For Android Gets New Chat Bubble Design And Emoji Design
Apr03

Skype For Android Gets New Chat Bubble Design And Emoji Design

Skype on Thursday updated its main Android app as well as its Skype Qik apps for Windows Phone, Android and iOS with some exciting new features. The new Skype for Android is now available for download at Google Play and grab Qik from Google Play, the Apple Store, and the Windows Phone Store. The new Skype 5.3 for Android, according the update released today, features a new bubble-style chat layout, which is more in line with Skype for...

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Microsoft Not Providing Pirates With Free Windows 10
Mar21

Microsoft Not Providing Pirates With Free Windows 10

Contrary to earlier report, Microsoft will not be providing free Windows 10 to pirates who upgrade from Windows 8.1 and Windows 7, the company has stated. The software giant will instead continue in its effort to treat all stolen versions of Windows as before, which means it won’t be offering an olive branch to pirates. According to Venturebeat, Microsoft stated that its policy on piracy has not changed, and upgraded versions of...

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Microsoft Targets Emerging Markets With Its Affordable Lumia 430 Windows Phone
Mar20

Microsoft Targets Emerging Markets With Its Affordable Lumia 430 Windows Phone

Microsoft is giving Android one more reason to look behind its shoulder as it targets the emerging markets with its affordable Lumia 430 Windows phone priced at just $70. The phone was unveiled on Thursday by Microsoft, and is seen as a part of the company’s plan to capture first-time smartphone buyers, according to Venturebeat. Countries and regions being targeted by Microsoft to benefit from the affordable Lumia 430 include; India,...

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Microsoft Launches Skype For Business Technical Preview And Office 2016 For Windows
Mar19

Microsoft Launches Skype For Business Technical Preview And Office 2016 For Windows

Microsoft on Monday at its Convergence 2015 event announced a technical preview of Skype for Business and Office 2016 for the Windows desktop. “We announced last November that the next version of Microsoft Lync would become Skype for Business. I am thrilled to announce that the technical preview of the Skype for Business client starts today, and that the new client, server and online service will become generally available starting in...

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