Tag Archive: Microsoft

Microsoft Excel joins the 1 billion installs club on Android

A third Microsoft app has hit the 1 billion installs milestone on Android.

What you need to know Microsoft Excel recently hit 1 billion installs on Android. Excel is the third Microsoft app to hit the 1 billion install milestone on Android. Microsoft has several other apps that have millions of installs on Android.

Microsoft has been all-in on Android for years, and that effort shows in terms of install numbers. Microsoft Excel recently hit 1 billion  [Read More…]

Get this Microsoft Excel Bootcamp Bundle for just $9.75

We’ve all heard of Microsoft Excel, but few people know just how powerful it is. On the surface, it seems like a spreadsheet program that lets you input data, but an Excel master can use it for advanced data and business analysis. Luckily, Excel skills are in high demand, and you can impress potential employers with your newfound data analysis skills thanks to this $ 9.75 Excel bundle. 

The 2019 Microsoft Excel Bootcamp Bundle features 5 courses that will  [Read More…]

Microsoft adds Android Enterprise fully-managed device support with Intune

Microsoft is making it easy to secure Android devices in enterprise settings with Microsoft Intune.

What you need to know IT managers can now manage corporate-owned Android devices with Microsoft Intune. The new option helps improve device security. Microsoft recently announced an upcoming Android phone that may be used frequently by enterprises.

Microsoft has focused on enterprise users for years, and that trend continues with the rollout of the ability to manage corporate-owned Android devices with Microsoft  [Read More…]

Are you interested in the Microsoft Surface Duo?

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At Microsoft’s big Surface event this week, the company took everyone by surprise with its announcement of the Surface Duo — an Android smartphone with two displays that can fold up with a hinge in the middle.

The Surface Duo has created for a lot of chatter in the mobile space, some good and some bad. It’s a very interesting concept, but with other companies like ZTE having tried (and failed)  [Read More…]

This Microsoft Azure certification training bundle is only $29 right now

Most modern companies are implementing or investigating how to implement cloud technologies within their operations, and being certified in Microsoft Azure can lead to a lucrative career in the cloud. Microsoft estimates that Azure is being used by 50 percent of Fortune 500 companies, and Azure Architects are landing careers with six-figure salaries.

Jumping into Azure without any guidance isn’t recommended, however, but training programs generally aren’t cheap. Right now, however, Windows Central Digital Offers has a deal  [Read More…]

Microsoft teases Surface Duo, a folding ‘phone’ that runs Android

Microsoft, at a Surface-related event today, had a little something special to show off as it wrapped up its show. It’s called the Surface Duo and it runs Android. And it makes phone calls. Oh, and it folds, too.

Don’t look for the Surface Duo to hit the market anytime soon as Microsoft says it’s not due until “holiday 2020”.  Why show it off so early? The device maker hopes to attract developer interest so they can begin working on  [Read More…]

With Surface Centaurus, can Microsoft avoid Samsung’s Galaxy Fold mistakes?

Samsung’s Galaxy Fold has re-emerged after a difficult delay, alongside high-profile problems with its generation-one folding display. Will Microsoft’s Surface “Centaurus” suffer the same problems?

The Samsung Galaxy Fold is among the first in a new wave of foldables expected to dominate tablet and phone innovation over the next decade. Notoriously, the Fold was also plagued with launch issues, with early review units failing relatively easily under a variety of average smartphone user scenarios.

After some engineering  [Read More…]

Microsoft To Do gets fresh design that taps into its Wunderlist roots

To Do is tapping into its Wunderlist DNA to for a warmer, more customizable look.

What you need to know Microsoft debuted a new look for To Do today. The new experience incorporates more customization with background images and warmer colors. The updated experience will be available across Microsoft To Do on all platforms.

Microsoft To Do has evolved considerably since its initial launch in 2017. Over time, Microsoft has sought to make the app a replacement  [Read More…]

This Microsoft Office training bundle is only $39 right now

If you’ve worked in an office (or even at home) at any point over the past thirty years, chances are you’ve used at least one Microsoft Office program. These ubiquitous tools—ranging from Excel and Powerpoint to Word, Outlook and beyond—stand at the heart of countless businesses ranging from small startups to Fortune 500 conglomerates.

But chances are you’ve only scratched the surface of what these powerful programs can do. The Mega Microsoft Office 2019 Bundle will transform you from an  [Read More…]

Microsoft Launcher gets optimized local search results in new update

Local results are easier to access in Microsoft Launcher following a recent update.

What you need to know Microsoft Launcher has been updated to version 5.8. The update brings an optimized search experience that makes local results easier to access. The update also allows you to add new apps to the home screen automatically.

Microsoft Launches has a new update available. The update brings the app to version 5.8, and it adds a few handy features (via  [Read More…]