Posts Tagged ‘SharePoint’

Office 365 Newswire: Windows 8 Release Preview – 6.1.2012

The final pre-release of Windows 8 is here! I believe certain established tech journalists received an advanced copy. How else do you explain this super-informative guide written by Paul Thurrot?... Read the rest of this entry →

Office Newswire: The mile-high view of Office 15 – 5.30.2011

I keep hearing how the Facebook IPO was a failure. Depending on your viewpoint that might be true. For example if you purchased a significant number of shares at $38… I wager you are feeling a bit “zucked”. I love it when new expressions are coined like this. “Zucked” is brilliant. Despite all the hub [...]... Read the rest of this entry →

Office 365 Newswire: Great Ars Cloud Office suite shootout – 5.25.2012

This time out, the topic is how well the cloud suites convert Office documents. This alone should give MSFT a point on the score board. No one is writing an article about how well Word converts a Google Doc document... Read the rest of this entry →

Office Newswire: Visual Studio 11 lineup announced – 5.23.2012

In the future there will be robots... but for now, let us ponder and discuss the future role of developers. The author of this article states that developers need to find an area of expertise but leave room for working knowledge of a broad set of adjacent technologies, languages and frameworks... Read the rest of this entry →

Office 365 Newswire: Can Google Apps unseat Microsoft Office and Exchange? – 5.18.2012

Facebook goes public today. My instincts say Facebook stock is worth considering. My instincts thought the same regarding MSFT 10 years. I acted on that one bought some stock. Ten years later, I am just now seeing the stock price is above my purchase price... Read the rest of this entry →

Office 365 Newswire: Tablet Outlook 2012 – what’s expected from Apple, Google, Microsoft – 5.11.2012

Comparing features in SharePoint Online across Office 365 Service Plans :: I went searching for a decent comparison this past week and found a pretty good one. This grid lays it all out... by plan, by feature, what's included, what's not... Read the rest of this entry →

Office Newswire: New screenshots of Office 15 on a Windows 8 Tablet – 5.8.2012

I can't help but think about what's next for Office, SharePoint, and Microsoft. I am hoping for some big things. I can't wait to learn what Microsoft will offer developers in this next version... Read the rest of this entry →

Office 365 Newswire: score points for Google Docs & Office 365 cloud productivity suites – 5.4.2012

Week-to-week, there are several news items attempt to score points for Google Docs, Office 365, LibreOffice, and other cloud productivity suites. I’ve tried keeping it with them... Read the rest of this entry →

Office 365 Newswire: Windows Live SkyDrive and Office 365 – 4.27.2012

Today’s Office 365 Newswire is okay. The news this week is dominated by Google Drive and Skydrive. Office 365 was a bit quiet but there are still good items to report... Read the rest of this entry →

Office 365 Newswire: What’s new in Microsoft’s Office 365? – 4.20.2012

This week is a bit of a slow news week here at the Office 365 news desk and the Office 365 Newswire reflects this situation. I think when you see the first news item you will see just exactly what I mean... Read the rest of this entry →

Office 365 Newswire: Office 365 for the large enterprise – 4.13.2012

Office 365 doesn't necessarily save large companies money. The funny thing about purchasing decisions is that price isn't everything. To some, price is everything. To others, features and service are most important... Read the rest of this entry →

Office Newswire: “Official” Microsoft Office Product roadmap 2011-2014 – 4.11.2012

I'm taking the plunge. I'm going completely v.Next here. I am writing today's Newswire using a slate that is running Windows 8, Office 2010, & Visual Studio 11. The experience is definitely quite different to anything I've been doing since 1995 ... Read the rest of this entry →

Office 365 Newswire: What is the secret ingredient of Office 365? – 4.6.2012

Last week I covered some articles that discuss how Office 365 is not so great for the Microsoft Partner community just yet. Well, I think MSFT is very aware of this situation and is doing what they can to help show partners how they can make some money selling Office 365... Read the rest of this entry →

Office Newswire: New Microsoft Outlook features – Peek, People and Profiles – 4.4.2012

I've included lots of Office 15 content over the last few weeks. I didn't really place any standards on the content. It just needed to be new and from a reputable source... oh... it also had to be formatted well and easy to read... Read the rest of this entry →

Office 365 Newswire: Reality of the Cloud and its impact – 3.30.2012

The Cloud is a disruptive “technology”. I know it is more than a single technology so I put it in quotes. The Cloud is an idea that involves several technologies. For service providers, the Cloud is really messing things up…it’s disrupting the status quo... Read the rest of this entry →

Office Newswire: Will SharePoint 15 (2013) finally get an App Store? – 3.28.2012

Will SharePoint 15 (2013) finally get an App Store? :: For the sake of all things good in the Universe, I sure hope so. If you develop apps for SharePoint 2010 (on-premise and/or online), I bet you do too. I mean, look at what Apple has done with their app store... Read the rest of this entry →

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