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Nov 29th, 2018, by in Latest news

Microsoft 365 got a November 2018 update for Office. As noted in a post on the Microsoft 365 Blog, the November update brings new AI features to Word, Microsoft Teams on Android and iOS, as well as improvements to PowerPoint and Outlook on the web. Here’s a look at all of the new features available […]

Nov 29th, 2018, by in Latest news

Microsoft has created new icons for its core Office apps like Word, Excel, Powerpoint, OneNote, and Outlook, but the redesign also englobes Office 365 apps like SharePoint and Microsoft Teams, as well as “prosumer” apps like Skype.

Nov 7th, 2018, by in Latest news

Microsoft will add a built-in To-do feature to Word on Windows, Mac and the web, and this AI-powered feature will be able to automatically create placeholders in Word documents, and also keep track of all of them.

Oct 16th, 2018, by in Latest news

Immersive Reader will be added to Flipgrid as well as OneNote and Word Online.

Oct 12th, 2018, by in Latest news

Good news for iPhone and iPad users, Microsoft has just re-opened sign-ups for its Office Insider apps on iOS.

Sep 6th, 2018, by in Latest news

Here’s a list of the most important changes, as well as highlighting what still needs to be addressed by the Windows team in the next preview.

Dec 13th, 2017, by in Latest news

New features include rich insights for Excel, an Acryonyms feature for Word, and Cortana for the Outlook app on iOS. The features are all part of how Microsoft is using AI across their core products, helping make AI available for everyone.

Nov 8th, 2017, by in Latest news

Microsoft announced today Resume Assistant, a new feature powered by LinkedIn that can help Office 365 subscribers create a compelling resume by using insights from the professional social network.

Oct 24th, 2017, by in Latest news

A new Read Aloud functionality is now available in Word on iPad, with many other Immersive Reader features coming later in November.

Oct 3rd, 2017, by in Latest news

Microsoft’s Derek Snook laid out what features are included in a recent Insiders update for Office 2016 for Mac. Snook is responsible for feature development on Office 2016 for Mac and he gave Office Insiders a look at the new features that will become available in this new update. Please note that this update applies […]

Aug 10th, 2017, by in Latest news

Users with on the Office Insider Slow Version 17.8431 on Windows 10 Mobile have been given a preview of the upcoming August 2017 Feature Update which contains two main new features; an improvement to smart quotes in Word and the ability to insert cut or copied cells in Excel. “As you type text, Word automatically […]

Aug 3rd, 2017, by in Latest news

Using a word processor is handy until you start to wonder why exactly half of your project is underlined with red squiggly lines.

Aug 2nd, 2017, by in Latest news

The focus of the changes are to help out people with learning disabilities who can really benefit from the extra read-over to catch mistakes and generally proofread documents.

Jul 18th, 2017, by in Latest news

Microsoft has begun rolling out an update to Insiders for its Word, PowerPoint, and Excel Mobile apps that begins testing the company’s new Fluent Design aesthetic. The changes are subtle but are mostly apparent with the transparency in the main nav column. You can see an example of the changes in this image above (courtesy […]

Jun 20th, 2017, by in Latest news

Dictate is the latest Microsoft Garage project which lets you Type using your voice.

Apr 21st, 2017, by in Latest news

Microsoft Office was spotted as a UWP on Windows Store disguised as some rather delicious meal items.

Apr 19th, 2017, by in Latest news

The creators behind the Xbox One and Windows 10 fighting game, Killer Instinct, have been having some fun on Twitter today and have begun sharing some concept artwork that feature’s Microsoft’s Clippy within the game. One of our artists made a fun mock up of what Clippy would look like in KI. Keep in mind, […]

Apr 13th, 2017, by in Latest news

Users on the Office Insider Slow ring have just received several new features for their Microsoft Office apps with Build 17.8067. With this new build of the Office apps on Windows Mobile, Insiders will now be able to insert links to files and websites in Excel, Word, and Powerpoint as well as collaborate on files […]

Mar 28th, 2017, by in Latest news

The Microsoft Office team has released their March 2017 rundown of the monthly features introduced into Office 365.

Mar 15th, 2017, by in Latest news

A recent report revealed the top 10 grammar mistakes in Outlook and Word.

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