Customers in Europe reported earlier today that they are had issues with Azure, and it appears that the service went offline for many users which means Office 365 was down too.
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A new Windows 8.1 tablet has gone on sale in the UK for just £49 - including a free Office 365 subscription (and unlimited OneDrive storage) that's actually worth more than the device itself.
For less than $100, you can now buy the Microsoft Lumia 635 4G Windows Phone, and a 7-inch Windows 8.1 tablet, with a free one-year Office 365 subscription and unlimited OneDrive online storage.
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Microsoft is to launch its business intelligence tool, Power BI, on mobile, starting with iOS. A beta test is expected to begin soon.
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Microsoft has announced a new feature this morning for Office 365 users called 'Clutter' that makes it easier to manage your inbox by reducing the noise and increasing the signal.
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Microsoft has started rolling out unlimited storage on OneDrive for users who have a current Office 365 subscription. The roll-out is starting with an initial 10 TB of storage.
Microsoft has announced that it is dropping the requirement of an Office 365 subscription for its Office apps on iOS and, soon, on Android, effectively making Office free across all mobile devices.
Microsoft has unveiled Office for Android tablets, inviting users to sign-up for a preview coming in December - and it's also confirmed that a new touch version is coming to Windows 10 in 2015.
Microsoft has announced that nine new markets will now be able to buy Office 365 subscriptions, bringing the total number of Office 365 markets around the world up to 140, up from just 40 in 2011.
Microsoft has announced the general availability of new Office 365 APIs for developers on various platforms including Windows, iOS and Android, in addition to the web.
Microsoft has announced today that if you subscribe to Office 365, you will now get unlimited storage with OneDrive - a considerable increase from the 1TB limit previously in place.
Satya Nadella was on stage at Gartner Symposium ITxpo and talked about the company's future plans for the enterprise and gave new insight into the value proposition Microsoft offers.
Microsoft has stated that they will be building new data centers in India to help create a local footprint in the second largest country by population in an effort to boost cloud adoption.
Expanding their bug bounty program, Microsoft is now offering a minimum of $500 as a reward for exploits found in their online services such as Office 365, Outlook, Yammer and Lync.
Microsoft has announced changes to its Student Advantage program that provides students with access to Office, making it even easier for them to get their hands on its productivity suite.
Microsoft has announced today that they are rolling out Delve to Office 365 business customers that will help them discover relevant information from across their work life.
Microsoft has announced that you can now buy Office 365 subscriptions inside of its Office for iPad applications but it is not worth the convenience as there are cheaper options available.
Microsoft worked with Saudi Airlines on a custom business intelligence platform for the company encompassing multiple Microsoft products, which will save the airline millions of dollars every year.
At WPC14 today, Microsoft said that Office 365 is its fastest-growing corporate product ever, showing that Office as a service, is a viable business model for the company's productivity.
Microsoft has announced a few changes for Office 365 that will take place later this year that should make small and medium sized businesses much happier with the subscription based service.
Earlier this week, Microsoft's Office 365 service experienced a rather significant disruption that affected Lync Online and Exchange Online. Now, the company is explaining what has happened.
Microsoft is increasing its transparency for Office 365 business users by releasing a roadmap for the service and is also offering up a new ‘First Release' program to get updates faster.
The rumours were true, Microsoft and Salesforce today announced deal which will see the two cloud services blend together to help customers be "more productive" with salesforce heading to Office 365.
A new and uncensored screenshot from the same alleged Facebook profile page that leaked earlier this month has appeared online, which may offer better release date information on Windows 9 and more.
Microsoft has updated the web experience for OneDrive for Business users, adding in features such as Simple Controls for faster and better access to files and more.
Microsoft has announced that owners of the Surface Pro or Pro 2 can now label it either as a PC or as a tablet for the purposes of their Office 365 subscription.
Microsoft has offered a new update on its subscriber base for Office 365 Home, announcing that 4.4 million users have now signed up to access the software service.
Microsoft has finally launched its Office 365 software subscription service in China, where it will be operated by the local company 21Vianet. The government of Shanghai is an early adopter.
Microsoft's South Korean arm tried to use the recent sinking of a ferry - a disaster in which over 260 people are still missing - to promote Office 365, claiming it was in memory of those lost.
Microsoft is holding another press event in San Francisco at 10 am Pacific time (1 pm Eastern time) today, but you can check out the live stream of the event here at Neowin.
Microsoft has now officially launched Office 365 Personal, allowing people a way to access all of its Office software on one PC and one tablet for $69.99 a year or $6.99 a month.
Microsoft has issued a statement saying their many online services and products like Skype, Office 365, Microsoft Azure, Yammer and others are not affected by the "Heartbleed" OpenSSL issue.
Microsoft has announced plans to add some major new features later in 2014 for its free Outlook Web App in Office 365, including a way to quickly get rid of unimportant emails.
A new article from Computerworld is claiming Microsoft is trying to cheat Apple out of money for Office 365 subscriptions not purchased through the Office for iPad apps... which is pretty absurd.
Microsoft admits that it does not "strictly enforce the limit" on how many Office for iPad installations are made on one Office 365 subscription, but it does track how many have been installed.
Microsoft has started running a new TV commercial that focuses on its various cloud-based services such as Azure, Office 365 and more, centering on how they are used by the Lotus F1 racing team.
Microsoft has announced Office 365 Personal, a new consumer subscription plan that offers users one PC/Mac license for Office plus one tablet for the price of $6.99 a month or $69.99 for a year.
Microsoft made a number of Office 365 announcements at today's SharePoint Conference, including a feature called Office Graph that's is supposed to show the connections between people and information.
Microsoft has announced that starting April 1st it will offer companies a way to access OneDrive for Business (formerly SkyDrive Pro) as a stand alone service in addition to access via Office 365.
The VP of Marketing for Microsoft Office hinted in a new article today about "another generation of app experiences we want to enable" for the long running productivity software suite.
Microsoft has now launched its OneDrive for Business apps, formerly known as SkyDrive Pro, for iOS and Windows 8.1 platforms, made for subscribers to the business versions of Office 365.
Microsoft has announced a new partnership with DocuSign that will allow Office 365 customers a way to access DocuSign's eSignature apps from the Office Store in early March.
Microsoft has announced it has added multi-factor authentication support to Office 365 business and academic plans, along with App Passwords for additional security for specific Office apps.
Microsoft has announced that Power BI, its cloud business intelligence solution for Office 365 and Excel, is now generally available after previously launching as a preview version in 2013.
Microsoft has announced that it will no longer develop its InfoPath electronic form creation software tools, in favor of new forms technology for SharePoint, Access, and Word.
Microsoft has announced that former U.S. President Bill Clinton will be the keynote speaker for the company's 2014 edition of its SharePoint Conference, to be held in early March in Las Vegas.