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EMS E5 Plan and Azure Information Protection Generally Available Today Oct 1

Microsoft Enterprise Mobility + Security (EMS) delivers identity-driven security without getting in the way of your users’ productivity experience.

Chat with Google Friends in Outlook.com – SkyDrive Uploads 2x Faster, Adds “Timeline view”

Google chat integration rolling out worldwide to SkyDrive and Outlook.com users. SkyDrive photo timeline and uploads now 2x faster. OneNote Web App now supports viewing and editing of password-protected sections.

Windows Live Messenger Retiring, Upgrade to Skype in All Countries, Exception China

Windows Live team is merging its instant-messaging client Live Messenger with Skype — “Millions of Messenger users will be able to reach their Messenger friends on Skype. Now Messenger, neet to just sign into Skype using a Microsoft account, and their Messenger contacts will be there,” informs Skype.

The blog notes, “this effort …

Kinect for Windows SDK and Hardware in China & Six New Markets Available on Oct 8; Windows Live Rebranded as Windows Services; Services Agreement for Online Products Update Taking Effect on Oct 19

Kinect for Windows on October 8, is coming to China to help developers and businesses there innovate with Kinect for Windows and transform experiences through touch-free solutions.

In addition , Kinect for Windows hardware will be available in six additional markets later this fall: Chile, Colombia, the Czech Republic, Greece, Hungary, and Poland. …

New SkyDrive.com UI Inspired from Windows 8 App; Windows, Mac Mobile Apps Updated; SkyDrive for Android App Announced; Live Groups, Profile, Devices and Messenger SmartScreen Gets New “Modern” UI

Since its launch of two weeks back, the Outlook.com preview, as of today, “has more than 10 million people who have signed up and started using Outlook.com,” revealed Inside SkyDrive team blog.

In addition, the team also launched the all new “SkyDrive” now sporting a new, more modern web design, inspired from the …

Outlook.com New Personal Metro Style Email Service Adds One Million Subscribers in Just Six Hours

Microsoft in an effort to reimagine personal email – today, introduced a preview of the new “Outlook.com” cloud based personal email.

“You already know Outlook via the Outlook desktop app-for PCs and Macs for reading email, managing a calendar, and connecting to people. And you may have used the Outlook Web App connected …

Microsoft Details ‘Read Mode’ in Word 2013, SharePoint 2013 Sharing, Profiles, Privacy, and Search

Microsoft Office 2013 comes with a “Read Mode” that is designed from the ground up with the unique aspects of reading in mind. “Just as Word already helps people create and share information, the new Word makes consuming those documents on any screen a great experience,” Microsoft stated.

The new Reading Mode essentially …

What’s New in Lync 2013? Download Project 2013, Exchange 2013, Office Web Apps Server, Visio 2013, Office Professional Plus 2013

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In addition to the Office 2013 Home Premium Preview, Office 365 ProPlus Preview, the Office 365 and Enterprise Small Business Preview, which was released on Junly 17th, previews of other Microsoft individual products are now available as well.

Exchange 2013 Preview– The newest Exchange enables you …

Microsoft Rolls Out New Look ‘Online Privacy Statements’ Didn’t “Condensed”

Microsoft unveiling initial improvements to the look and feel of many of its “online privacy statements” to make privacy information easier to locate and use for many consumers.

Microsoft Chief Privacy Officer, Brendon Lynch stated, “We are not “condensing our privacy statements,” just making them easier for people to find the information they …

Office Web Apps ‘Wave 15’ Consumer Preview Now Available! New Features Detailed

Microsoft just released the Customer Preview of its Office Web Apps suite of web applications that include Word, Excel, PowerPoint and OneNote.

In a blog post, Microsoft shared the new features in the Customer Preview version of these apps claims to have 50 million active users accessing these apps every month.

SharePoint 2013 Work ‘Out-of-box’, New Features ‘SkyDrive Pro, Office Marketplace, Yammer’ and More

Microsoft detailed the new features coming to SharePoint Server 2013 and SharePoint including changes to their core search, storage and social-networking capabilities.

Microsoft also revealed that SharePoint is now seeing “over 135 million people and 4000 partners delivering innovative solutions.”

Highlights of the new features:

  • SharePoint experience is …

Microsoft Pushes EU BCS Software on 28M Windows 7 SP1 PCs, After EU’s Complaint – Offers Tips to Keep Microsoft Account Secure

In a press release, Microsoft stated that they fixed a technical error that prevented the Browser Choice Screen (BCS) from displaying on roughly 28 million PCs running Windows 7 SP1 in Europe where Internet Explorer is the default browser.

“Sinc 2009, under a agreement with EU, Microsoft is required to …

Office 2013, Office 365 Home, SB Premium, Office 365 ProPlus; OneNote MX Unveiled

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Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer on July 16, unveiled the customer preview of the new Microsoft Office, dubbed “Office 2013,” which delivers Office as a cloud service while harnessing innovations enabled by Windows 8.

The Office 2013 features an intuitive design that works beautifully with touch, stylus, mouse or keyboard …

SkyDrive for Windows Update Brings Sync Status, New Logo – Perpetual Licensing NEW with Dynamics NAV & GP 2013 – DaRT 8 Tutorial Videos – Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn Official Full-length Trailer

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SkyDrive for Windows Version 16.4.6003.0710 released today introduces changes that aren’t really visible include improved performance, reliability, and compatibility of SkyDrive.

However, there are a couple things you might notice in this update:

New status window offers at a glance whether SkyDrive is in sync. With this …

Virtual Machine Servicing Tool 2012 Beta; CRM 2011 Custom Code Validation Tool; MAP Toolkit 7.0; July 2012 Visual Studio 2012 RC; Visual Studio Achievements VS2012 RC; Repositories Microsoft Skydrive Plugin

Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011 Custom Code Validation Tool available for those involved in development of HTML web resources, is designed to identify potential issues with custom JavaScript in JavaScript libraries and HTML web resources.

“The Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online Q2 2012 Service Update and Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011 Update Rollup 9 include significant …