Microsoft Teams meetings add Live Reactions, giving camera shy people more ways to express themselves

Microsoft Teams meetings add Live Reactions, giving camera shy people more ways to express themselves OnMSFT.com February 5, 2021

Back in September last year, Microsoft unveiled several new enhancements for Teams to improve virtual meetings. One of the key highlights of this announcement was support for Live Reactions for meetings, though there was no specific date for its rollout. This week, the company has announced on LinkedIn that the feature is now rolling out to desktop and mobile users.

Virtual Breakout rooms, Together mode, and more: here's what Teams added in 2020

Virtual Breakout rooms, Together mode, and more: here's what Teams added in 2020 OnMSFT.com December 29, 2020

With the new year approaching, it means that now is a good time to look back at what’s new in Microsoft Teams in 2020. Indeed, it’s been a busy year for Teams news, as the popular collaboration platform picked up a slew of features to make virtual interactions more engaging and support the global shift to remote work. Here’s a look at everything you need to know, be it virtual Breakout rooms, custom backgrounds, and more.