Microsoft news recap: foldable devices, Outlook Premium comes to 6 more countries and more
Microsoft (MSFT) news recap is a weekly feature highlighting the top Microsoft news stories of the past week. Sit back, grab some coffee, and enjoy the read!
Your next Microsoft device may well have a foldable screen
A new patent from Microsoft has arisen. This patent demonstrates what Microsoft Technology see as a foldable display, giving an idea to the future devices that we may see from the Redmond giant. Would you like to see a foldable device?
Microsoft offers Outlook Premium in six new countries
Outlook Premium is a service designed to give Outlook.com users a few more features in return for an annual fee. Features include a custom domain, such as [email protected] Now, Outlook Premium is available in 6 more countries, which include:
- United Kingdom and Northern Ireland
- Hong Kong
Microsoft, Toyota announce connected car patent license agreement
Microsoft has announced a new connected car patent license agreement with car manufacturer Toyota. This comes in with Microsoft’s belief that more than 90% of cars will be connected in the next three years.
Xbox Live, Microsoft account login services apparently down
This week was a troublesome one for users’ of Microsoft’s online services, including Xbox Live, Outlook.com and OneDrive, with outages affecting customers’ signing-in and accessing the services. Luckily, Microsoft was able to resolve the situation and began investigating the cause.
That’s it for Microsoft news this week – we’ll be back next week with more.Further reading: Microsoft, Outlook Premium, Outlook.com, Toyota, Xbox Live