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HMRC invests in 40,000 devices to facilitate hybrid working
The website of the UK's HMRC
public sector

HMRC invests in 40,000 devices to facilitate hybrid working

The department’s employees are currently allowed to continue working from home for at least two days a week
16 Nov 2021
Windows 11 problems and how to fix them
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Microsoft Windows

Windows 11 problems and how to fix them

A handful of the most common problems plaguing Microsoft's latest operating system
5 Nov 2021
Microsoft Loop is a new Office app designed for hybrid workers
Microsoft's Loop interface, Microsoft blog
collaboration

Microsoft Loop is a new Office app designed for hybrid workers

The tech giant is looking to improve the ways Microsoft 365 users can work together in hybrid environments
3 Nov 2021
The future of productivity
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Whitepaper

The future of productivity

Driving your business forward with Microsoft Office 365
13 Oct 2021
EU opens Microsoft Teams probe following Slack complaint
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Microsoft Office

EU opens Microsoft Teams probe following Slack complaint

The watchdog has suggested there could be an antitrust case on the horizon after sending a questionnaire to Microsoft Teams rivals
11 Oct 2021
The most exciting features in Windows 11
Windows 11 on multiple devices
Microsoft Windows

The most exciting features in Windows 11

Microsoft's new OS features native Android apps, direct Teams integration, and more
5 Oct 2021
Microsoft's Office LTSC 2021 now generally available on Windows and Mac
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Microsoft Office

Microsoft's Office LTSC 2021 now generally available on Windows and Mac

The non-subscription version of Office designed for regulated customers promises improved performance and expanded accessibility
17 Sep 2021
Microsoft brings passwordless security to consumer accounts
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Microsoft Windows

Microsoft brings passwordless security to consumer accounts

Customers can even delete their passwords entirely if they wish
16 Sep 2021
Weekly threat roundup: Atlassian, Microsoft Office, Zoho ManageEngine
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vulnerability

Weekly threat roundup: Atlassian, Microsoft Office, Zoho ManageEngine

Pulling together the most dangerous and pressing flaws that businesses need to patch
9 Sep 2021
Microsoft acquires video-editing platform Clipchamp
Clipchamp editing tools
Acquisition

Microsoft acquires video-editing platform Clipchamp

The Australian in-browser tool will become part of Office 365
8 Sep 2021
Hackers exploit Windows zero-day to target users with Office files
The Microsoft Word software on a computer screen
vulnerability

Hackers exploit Windows zero-day to target users with Office files

This ‘reliable and dangerous’ flaw is being abused to launch remote code execution attacks against specific targets
8 Sep 2021
Microsoft Outlook shows real contact details in some phishing emails
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Microsoft Office

Microsoft Outlook shows real contact details in some phishing emails

Homograph attacks fool Microsoft's email software, researchers find
7 Sep 2021
Microsoft to raise prices for Office 365 and Microsoft 365 in March 2022
Microsoft's Office 365 apps on a smartphone
Microsoft Office

Microsoft to raise prices for Office 365 and Microsoft 365 in March 2022

This marks the first "substantive" price increases to Office 365 since it was launched a decade ago
20 Aug 2021
Hackers are using Morse code to bypass phishing controls
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phishing

Hackers are using Morse code to bypass phishing controls

JavaScript files were encoded in ASCII then in Morse to hide code
13 Aug 2021
Microsoft 365 redesign debuts as Windows 11 preview is released
The refreshed design of Office 365
Microsoft Office

Microsoft 365 redesign debuts as Windows 11 preview is released

The overhaul to the cloud-based office suite also includes support for Arm's 64-bit architecture
29 Jun 2021
Microsoft accused of ‘abusing its power’ in reseller revolt
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Microsoft Office

Microsoft accused of ‘abusing its power’ in reseller revolt

Reseller ValueLicensing says recent efforts to push customers to cloud services have destroyed its business model
8 Apr 2021
Microsoft launches bug bounty programme for Teams
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bugs

Microsoft launches bug bounty programme for Teams

The programme will award bug hunters up to $30,000 for the most severe exploits
25 Mar 2021
Microsoft to launch standalone Office 2021 suite
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Microsoft Office

Microsoft to launch standalone Office 2021 suite

The Office 2019 successor will be released alongside Office LTSC for commercial customers
19 Feb 2021
SolarWinds hackers hit Malwarebytes through Microsoft exploit
MalwareBytes antivirus software on a smartphone
hacking

SolarWinds hackers hit Malwarebytes through Microsoft exploit

They accessed company emails after abusing a dormant email protection product within the Office 365 tenant
20 Jan 2021
Microsoft more than doubles file size limit for SharePoint, Teams, and OneDrive
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Microsoft Office

Microsoft more than doubles file size limit for SharePoint, Teams, and OneDrive

Increase will benefit businesses and individuals
14 Jan 2021
Microsoft Office arrives on Apple Silicon Macs
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Microsoft Office

Microsoft Office arrives on Apple Silicon Macs

The updated universal apps will also work on Intel-powered machines
16 Dec 2020
Microsoft anonymises Productivity Score feature after privacy backlash
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Microsoft Office

Microsoft anonymises Productivity Score feature after privacy backlash

Privacy experts had slammed the feature as a "snooper’s charter" for bosses to spy on workers
2 Dec 2020
Microsoft Teams no longer works on Internet Explorer
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Microsoft Office

Microsoft Teams no longer works on Internet Explorer

Users of Microsoft's legacy browser will need to upgrade to Edge in order to use the web conferencing service
30 Nov 2020