Articles about Microsoft 365

Previously known as Office 365, Microsoft 365 is a monthly or annual subscription that was launched in 2017. It was introduced keeping in mind consumer and small business markets and is available in Business and Enterprise editions apart from the Family and Personal editions. In other words, its target group is mostly families, students, and individuals who would use this software for personal, non-commercial use. While there are four offerings in the Business edition, Enterprise has just a single one. Meanwhile, the Personal edition can be used only on one computer (PC or Mac) and on mobile devices; the Family version is for a maximum of six devices. It can be used on any device having either Windows, macOS, Android, or iOS as an operating system.

Here's what to expect from Microsoft Build 2021 developers conference

24 May 2021

Here's what to expect from Microsoft Build 2021 developers conference

Shortly after being in the news for retiring Internet Explorer and Windows 10X, Microsoft is all set to host its Build 2021 virtual event starting from May 25.

NewsBytes Briefing: Microsoft 365 suffered an outage, and more

29 Sep 2020

NewsBytes Briefing: Microsoft 365 suffered an outage, and more

Last night, Microsoft 365 suffered a major outage due to an internal change and left essential web services down for hours, including Microsoft Office 365, Teams, and Outlook.

NewsBytes Briefing: Apple-Epic row escalates, and more

18 Aug 2020

NewsBytes Briefing: Apple-Epic row escalates, and more

In the updates since last night, the row between Apple and Epic Games has further escalated.

Surface Duo's pre-orders go live, sale to start from September-10

13 Aug 2020

Surface Duo's pre-orders go live, sale to start from September-10

Microsoft has started accepting pre-orders for its Android-powered dual-screen phone, the Surface Duo.

Microsoft is killing Cortana on Android and iOS: Here's why

03 Aug 2020

Microsoft is killing Cortana on Android and iOS: Here's why

As Apple, Google, and Amazon continue the race to dominate the consumer-facing "smart home" category, Microsoft is backtracking and taking a very different approach.

Windows 10 May 2020 Update now available: What's new?

28 May 2020

Windows 10 May 2020 Update now available: What's new?

Finally, Microsoft has released the May 2020 Update of Windows 10.

Microsoft rebrands Office 365, adds new AI-powered features

31 Mar 2020

Microsoft rebrands Office 365, adds new AI-powered features

In a bid to expand its footprint and draw more users, Microsoft is rebranding its 'Office 365' subscription service into 'Microsoft 365'.

Microsoft will soon end support for Windows 7: Details here

15 Jan 2019

Microsoft will soon end support for Windows 7: Details here

In a major, albeit expected, move, Microsoft has decided to pull the plug on Windows 7 - its much-loved desktop operating system.