Office 365: QuickStarter, audio and new styles in Sway, ability to create, collaborate around Office documents in Yammer for Office 365, and empowering IT professionals to advance accessibility initiatives.
Microsoft enterprise social roadmap update: “SharePoint search integration; Yammer groups in SharePoint sites; Messaging enhancements; Email interoperability” and more. Expands platform integrations, including Klout.
Bing now power Siri’s web search in iOS 7. Yammer as the primary enterprise social experience available to all in Office 365. Microsoft explains “Automatic Maintenance” in Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012.
Dynamics CRM Online adds iPad, Yammer support. “Offender-360” cloud-based criminal justice project built using CRM Online. Texas DIR adopt Office 365; Xbox 360 top console in Jan. Visual Studio 3D Starter Kit for Windows Phone 8.
At YamJam ’12, Yammer, enterprise social network — now part of the Microsoft Office Division, just announced a new App Directory and platform, called “Enterprise Graph,” that offers standard components to more easily build social networking features, such as feeds, profiles, following and likes, into business applications.
Microsoft today shared the numbers from across its products and services covering Windows to Xbox, in a blog post, Microsoft’s said in the first 24 hours of Consumer Preview release of Windows 8, there were “more than 1 million downloads.” (see the slide below)
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 …
Microsoft buy Yammer, a leading provider of enterprise social networks, for $1.2 billion in cash.
“The acquisition of Yammer underscores our commitment to deliver technology that businesses need and people love,” said Steve Ballmer, CEO, Microsoft. “Yammer adds a best-in-class enterprise social networking service to Microsoft’s growing portfolio of complementary cloud services.”