Microsoft announces September 22 as the official launch date for Office 2016

Following the launch of Office 2016 for Mac earlier this year, Microsoft will being rolling out the release version of Office 2016 for Windows on September 22, starting with Office 365 ProPlus users who are on the “Current Branch”. This is exactly in line with a leaked internal document last month where the date was already revealed. Volume License …

Microsoft’s Office 365 surpasses Google Apps in enterprise cloud-based adoption

Office 365 is Microsoft’s fastest-growing corporate prod­uct ever,­ which has now overtaken Google Apps as the number one cloud-based office productivity software, according to a new report on adoption rates from cloud security broker Bitglass. The report, titled ‘Cloud Adoption Report Episode II: Attack of the Clouds’ studied traffic data of nearly 120,000 global organizations using …

Microsoft’s prototype Surface ‘DisplayCover’ has an e-ink touchscreen display

The keyboard cover has been a defining accessory of Microsoft’s Surface tablet line since the release of the original Surface. Although we have seen only a handful of variations of covers released to retail,it looks like Microsoft has a fairly interesting Surface ‘DisplayCover’ that is currently in prototype. Microsoft has released a video of a prototype tablet …

New survey claims that vast majority of users love Windows 10 and Cortana

Just three weeks after the public release of Windows 10, Brandwatch has taken the pulse of social media reactions to Microsoft’s latest operating system. While the verdict is overwhelmingly positive, there are some notable negative reactions to the latest Windows release. The social technology company reports that, after “analyzing 7,000 authors online and on social media, we’ve …