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Outlook for Mac Update Will Bring Design Overhaul, Performance Improvements, More

Outlook for Mac Update Will Bring Design Overhaul, Performance Improvements, More

Microsoft is finally improving the Outlook app for Mac. The update will be available for Mac beta testers and is expected to come with a redesign alongside performance improvements. Microsoft is implementing the Sync technology used in Android devices to Mac. In other words, Outlook will now sync faster with Google and other services on Mac.

Microsoft’s New Office App Merges Word, Excel, and PowerPoint Into One

Microsoft’s New Office App Merges Word, Excel, and PowerPoint Into One

Microsoft is combing its Excel, Word, and PowerPoint mobile apps into one with its new Office app. The app basically combines the functionality of the other three apps and will allow users to view and edit documents and presentations.

Microsoft Back to Making Phones with Android Powered Dual-Screen Surface Duo

Microsoft Back to Making Phones with Android Powered Dual-Screen Surface Duo

Microsoft surprised us by announcing the Surface Duo phone at the Surface event. The latest from Microsoft comes with a dual-screen foldable form factor and runs on Android. At first glance, the Surface Duo resembles the recently launched Galaxy Fold. The 5.6-inch display opens sideways and can rotate 360-degrees.

Microsoft Announces ‘Minecraft Earth’, a New Augmented Reality Game for Phones

Microsoft Announces ‘Minecraft Earth’, a New Augmented Reality Game for Phones

Earlier this month, Microsoft teased a new game for smartphones based on the immensely popular Minecraft game. Unfortunately, we didn’t have much to go on other than it would be an augmented reality title.

Microsoft’s Edge Web Browser Leaks for macOS in Canary and Developer Builds

Microsoft’s Edge Web Browser Leaks for macOS in Canary and Developer Builds

Late last year, Microsoft announced that it would be rebuilding its Edge web browser based on the Chromium rendering engine. The same one that Google uses for Chrome. At the same time, Microsoft announced Edge would mark the company’s (triumphant) return to an official web browser for Apple’s desktop operating system.

Microsoft Teases a ‘Minecraft’ Game in AR for Phones

Microsoft Teases a ‘Minecraft’ Game in AR for Phones

Microsoft hosted its keynote for its developers conference, BUILD 2019, today. The company decided to close things out with a video, teasing at a potentially massive new avenue for the popular game Minecraft.

Microsoft Teases Its Edge Web Browser for macOS Ahead of Launch

Microsoft Teases Its Edge Web Browser for macOS Ahead of Launch

It has been several months since Microsoft first announced that it was rebuilding its Edge web browser. And, at the same time, the company announced it would be bringing the app to macOS. While the launch date is still a ways away, the company is now teasing the incoming feature.

Microsoft Wireless ‘Surface Buds’ Reportedly on the Way to Take on Apple’s AirPods

Microsoft Wireless ‘Surface Buds’ Reportedly on the Way to Take on Apple’s AirPods

Apple’s truly wireless headphones, the AirPods, are ridiculously popular. Even outside of the Apple ecosystem. And since that’s the case, other companies can’t let that continue for much longer. One way to try and make that change is to launch a competing product. Enter Microsoft and rumored Surface Buds, which could launch in the near future.

Microsoft Defender ATP Is Coming to the Mac

Microsoft Defender ATP Is Coming to the Mac

Microsoft today announced that it is bringing Windows Defender — its anti-virus app for Windows — to Mac. While many might argue that an anti-virus might not be necessary on a Mac, that’s not really the truth.

Microsoft Bringing Xbox Live to iOS and Android

Microsoft Bringing Xbox Live to iOS and Android

Microsoft is bringing Xbox Live to iOS and Android. With the launch of a new cross-platform SDK, Microsoft is allowing developers to integrate Xbox Live functionality in their games. This will ensure that your scores, achievements, and other stats are synced with and to your Xbox One.