Microsoft news recap: Russia operations to be "significantly scaled down", Xbox app coming to 2022 Samsung Smart TVs, and more

Microsoft 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!

Microsoft looks to 'deepen' employee trust by removing NDAs, non-competes, and more.

In an effort to improve employee relationships and workplace culture, Microsoft has announced that it is curbing the use of non-compete agreements, post settlement NDAs, public disclosure of salary ranges and commissioning a civil rights audit within the company.

Employee Contract

Xbox app coming to 2022 Samsung Smart TVs

An Xbox app is coming to 2022 Samsung Smart TVs, it has been announced. The app will allow people to stream games to their Samsung Smart TV through Xbox Game Pass, removing a barrier for would-be Xbox players who don't have a console.

New in Gaming: Xbox app coming to 2022 Samsung Smart TVs - OnMSFT.com - June 9, 2022

Microsoft expands background noise suppression in Teams to iOS/ MacOS

Background noise suppression has been expanded to Microsoft Teams on iOS and macOS, helping to eliminate background noise on calls.

Microsoft expands background noise suppression in Teams to iOS/ MacOS - OnMSFT.com - June 8, 2022

Microsoft to "significantly scale down operations" in Russia

After initially pausing sales of its products in Russia, Microsoft has now said that it is to "significantly scale down" its operations in Russia. Around 400 employees are likely to be affected as Microsoft reduces its operations, and the company plans to still fulfill existing contracts with customers in Russia.

Microsoft to "significantly scale down operations" in Russia - OnMSFT.com - June 8, 2022

That's it for this week. We will be back next week with more Microosft news.

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