Microsoft today announced a number of collaboration features such as co-authoring in Excel and new Yammer apps that are now available for Office 365 users as part of the August 2016 update.
Leveraging its popular Power BI business intelligence product, Microsoft is enabling Office 365 admins to report upon product usage trends and identify opportunities to drive improved user adoption.
Corporate social network Yammer has added the option to create groups with users from several companies at once. The new feature will support easier collaboration between various corporations.
The three new Office 365 plans which were introduced by Microsoft for new small and mid-size business customers last year, are now available for existing customers as well.
Yammer for iOS has received an update today, adding compatibility for the Apple Watch. This joins many other Microsoft services in supporting the device, making it a better companion to the iPhone.
Microsoft released a bunch of cross-platform apps for iOS and Android today and one such application was the Translator app that is now available for the Apple Watch and Android Wear devices
Yammer, a company that Microsoft bought for more than 1 billion has lost a key resource as one of the co-founders has left the company which means both founders of Yammer have now moved on.
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 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 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 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.
Microsoft has announced the launch of Yammer Now, a new messaging app for iOS devices that was made to give Yammer users a quicker way to communicate.
Microsoft has announced that it has updated all of its Yammer apps for mobile platforms, adding new features to the Android, iOS, Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8 versions.
Microsoft has announced plans to launch updates for Office 365 Home Premium, along with adding Yammer Enterprise to all business Office 365 subscriptions, and real-time co-authoring in Office Web Apps
Microsoft has revealed a new roadmap for its Yammer division, including planned updates for its iOS, Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8 apps along with new email features.
Microsoft sends over some tips that will help people to avoid any "Friday the 13th" bad luck disasters at their workplace by using Office 365 and related applications.
Microsoft has announced it will hold a new official SharePoint Conference in Las Vegas on March 3-6, 2014 after deciding to not hold such a conference this year.
Yammer is a messaging service aimed at businesses, It brings together employees, content, conversation, and business data in a single convenient location, keeping you connected in the office.
International Airlines Group, the parent company of British Airways, has announced it has selected Microsoft's Office 365 and Yammer for the needs of its 58,000 employees.
Microsoft has launched a extension made for Google's Chrome browser to allow its users a way to share web pages via the Yammer business social networking service.
Microsoft has quietly released Yammer Feed, a new in-house developed app for Windows 8 that gives Yammer customers access to the news feed for the business social network.
Today, one year after Microsoft announced it was acquiring Yammer, the company looks back in the past 365 days and also looks ahead as Yammer is integrated with Office 365.
Microsoft has announced that enterprise users of Office 365 can now set Yammer to be the primary social network, instead of the older SharePoint Newsfeed system.
Microsoft has announced the results of a new study it commissioned which it says shows many people feel access to online social networks at work helps them with productivity.
Microsoft has formed a new team in its Redmond, Washington, headquarters, Yammer North, that will help to integrate the Yammer social network into Microsoft's Office 365 services.
Microsoft has announced that the telecommunications provider Telefónica will be giving its 130,000 worldwide employees in 24 countries access to Office 365 and Yammer.
Microsoft has announced its Yammer division had a 259 percent increase in year-to-year sales in its last quarter, along with 312 new customers for its 'enterprise social' collaboration service.
Hints at new branding for Xbox, Bing, Skype and Yammer, and a look at some of the design process for Microsoft's new brand identity system, feature in a video entitled 'The Re-Imagining Of Microsoft'.
Microsoft's Yammer division has added a new feature to its messaging system that allows for those texts to be instantly translated into different languages via Microsoft Translator.
Microsoft announced today that its acquired Yammer division experienced major growth in 2012, with over seven million registered users now accessing the business themed social networking service
Yammer, the businesses oriented social networking service acquired in 2012 by Microsoft, moved into its new headquarters in San Francisco on Monday, with Microsoft calling Yammer its "golden egg".
Microsoft has announced changes in pricing for customers that are using its recently acquired Yammer service, along with plans to offer Yammer in Office 365 Enterprise.
Adam Pisoni, the co-founder of Yammer, says that he has enjoyed working under his new parent company Microsoft since July's acquisition, saying that Microsoft works much like a startup company.
Yammer, the business-themed social networking service recently bought by Mircrosoft, has launched a major new update, including a new inbox and new app integrations.
Microsoft has announced that it has completed its previously announced acquisition of Yammer for $1.2 billion in cash. The Yammer team will now be a part of the Microsoft Office division.
Microsoft has confirmed that it will purchase Yammer for $1.2 billion. Yammer is a leader in providing corporate social platforms; you can see the press release after the break.
More rumors have hit the Internet about a possible deal for Microsoft to buy the business-themed social networking company Yammer, including word that the price could be as high as $1.6 billion.
After many rumors that the company would be acquired by Microsoft, the Wall Street Journal today confirmed that Yammer will be purchased for over $1 billion.
According to tweets from San Francisco, Microsoft could be buying Yammer for a considerable sum of money, or at least considering it.