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Delivering a more beautiful OneDrive

It’s been an exciting – and busy – few months here on the OneDrive Team. We’ve been rolling out lots of important design updates to folks using our Android, Windows Phone, and iOS apps. The first major design update came earlier this year on the Windows Phone app. And if you’re an Android OneDrive user, you’ll have noticed our completely redesigned app for Android that we released a few months…

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OneDrive for Business introduces new data loss prevention capabilities for sync

The ability to take OneDrive for Business files offline, apply changes and then sync those changes back is fundamental to helping people manage their files effectively across devices. For the user experience around sync we’re doing a lot of work with our new unified sync client that will bring new capabilities such as selective sync.

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OneDrive burns brightly at Microsoft Ignite

We’ve had an incredible week here in Chicago! There have been so many cool innovation announcements from all over the company. OneDrive is benefiting from many of these broader Microsoft investments but we’ve also spent this week outlining more details of the features we’re delivering directly in OneDrive during the remainder of 2015. I wanted to give you a view of the exciting announcements we’ve made and the timelines that…

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Introducing the Customer Success Blog

We are excited to announce the launch of our Customer Success Blog! We’ve been using the OneDrive Blog to keep users up-to-date on our latest product updates, and created the Customer Success Blog as another way to keep our customers in the loop. We’ll be using it to post perennial content like best practices, tips and tricks, and customer stories. Please head over and provide any suggestions you might have in…

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New Data Loss Prevention capabilities coming to OneDrive for Business soon

Today we announced the upcoming availability of new DLP capabilities for OneDrive for Business. Initially we are focusing on “people-centric compliance”, i.e. recognizing that most people in your organization have no intent to maliciously use sensitive data but there’s always that “oops moment” when they inadvertently do the wrong thing. With the DLP capabilities coming you’ll be able to create proactive policies to remediate violations and empower your users with…

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Office Lens comes to iPhone and Android

Today the Office team announced the release of Office Lens for iPhone and a preview of Office Lens for Android phones. Office Lens is a handy capture app that turns your smartphone into a pocket scanner. Use it to take pictures of receipts, business cards, whiteboards, or sticky notes — then let Office Lens crop, enhance, and save to OneDrive so you can access on all your devices. You can…

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Protect your OneDrive for Business data with mobile device management for Office 365

We have great news for administrators who want to protect their critical business files on mobile devices. Mobile Device Management (MDM) for Office 365 is now available for our business customers. MDM allows you to manage access to Office 365 data across a diverse range of phones and tablets, including iOS, Android, and Windows Phone devices.