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Office platform news at Ignite 2016

At Ignite this week, we are announcing the next set of Office platform functionality, giving developers the tools they need to build even more compelling productivity applications with Office. Among them you’ll find new capabilities in a variety of scenarios—from traditional ones like extending Office with custom user experiences, to making your standalone apps and services smarter with the help of Microsoft Graph.

Outlook
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Increase your productivity with an enhanced people experience in Outlook on the web

Go beyond a person’s basic contact details with a deeper, more intelligent people experience in Outlook on the web. Improvements released today help you better understand where a person is within the organization, the projects and people they are working on as well as the emails and files you have exchanged with one another.

Office 365
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Productivity and inclusion—Office 365 accessibility update

Accessibility enhancements releasing this quarter to Office 365 customers bring us closer to our goals of ensuring that people with disabilities can communicate, consume and create content on any device and that everyone can easily create content that is accessible for all people. —Read on for more details.