PowerPoint

PowerPoint 2013: Shining a spotlight on video and audio

You want to say something, but your bullet points and graphics aren’t quite cutting it? Sometimes the best way to make your point is with video or audio clips. PowerPoint 2013 has a bunch of improvements that make video and audio easier to include in your presentation. In this blog post, we’ll discuss how we’ve brought multimedia to the PowerPoint Web App, as well as how we’ve made multimedia better…

Project

Project helps take the stress out of holiday meal planning

We’re officially in the holiday season, and you’ve been nominated to cook the big dinner. Whether you’re a little nervous as a first-time host or you’re a veteran who wants to be more organized, Project can help you with event planning to make all of your holidays less stressful and a lot more fun. I recently used Project to successfully host Thanksgiving dinner, but you can apply the same techniques…

Office 365

Artisanal sandwich shop enhances information environment with cloud-based solution (Video)

After evaluating many available cloud services, ‘wichcraft replaced its existing infrastructure with Office 365. The IT team no longer has to maintain a server environment, and employees can use Office Web Apps to collaborate on documents simultaneously. Senior managers can access their email and documents while visiting store locations, and the company can train employees remotely by using Lync Online. As ‘wichcraft expands into new markets, it can maintain a…

Outlook

Outlook.com increases security with support for DMARC and EV certificates

Over the past several weeks since we announced Outlook.com, we’ve continued to work to deliver you the highest levels of security and protection technologies. Today, we are excited to announce two important new security features that help fight common phishing attacks and provide you with even more protection. The first is complete support for DMARC, a standard that makes it harder for someone to deliver phishing mail to your inbox.…