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Thursday, August 13, 2015

Why SharePoint is the last great on-premises application

Updates strengthen ties between Microsoft Outlook and other Office iOS apps | Microsoft patches Windows 10, Edge, 4 critical holes, 2 exploits in the wild

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Why SharePoint is the last great on-premises application
SharePoint Server is such a sticky product with tentacles everywhere in the enterprise that it may well be the last great on-premises application. Let's explore why. Read More

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How Today's Hybrid Enterprises Thrive in Disruptive Times
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Updates strengthen ties between Microsoft Outlook and other Office iOS apps
Microsoft's Office apps for iOS were updated Wednesday to make it easier for people to work with files sent and received using Outlook for iOS. Thanks to the upgrade, users can now tap on a Word, Excel or PowerPoint file emailed to them in Outlook and quickly edit it in the corresponding app on their iPhone or iPad. Read More

Microsoft patches Windows 10, Edge, 4 critical holes, 2 exploits in the wild
Well, well, Patch Tuesday is not yet dead as Microsoft released 14 security bulletins, four of which are rated critical for remote code execution vulnerabilities; the August 2015 security updates are aimed at Windows, Microsoft Office, Internet Explorer, Edge, Microsoft Lync, Microsoft Silverlight and .Net Framework. Read More

New build of Windows 10 Mobile brings fixes and some massive bugs
After a month-long hiatus, Microsoft released a new build of Windows 10 Mobile to testers Wednesday, fixing a bunch of bugs and adding a few new features as the company gets closer to releasing its mobile operating system. Read More

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Microsoft's Surface Hub collaboration tool delayed until 2016
People who pre-ordered the Surface Hub from Microsoft were notified Wednesday that their mega-display and conference room collaboration tool won't arrive until 2016, at least four months after Microsoft originally planned. Read More

GitHub launches desktop client to lure more developers
Looking to expand its already considerable user base, GitHub has introduced a new desktop GUI client that streamlines many of the functions of the online code repository. Read More

First Look: Firefox 40
The original breaker of the Internet Explorer monopoly hit version number 40 on Tuesday – here's a look at what's new. Read More

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Windows 10 gets its first set of security patches
Released almost two weeks ago, the new Windows 10 operating system already has its first set of security patches. Read More

Firefox sticks it to Microsoft, redirects Cortana searches in Windows 10
After blasting Microsoft's attempts to set Edge as the default browser in Windows 10, Mozilla is enjoying some sweet revenge by steering Firefox users away from Bing. Read More

How Microsoft and Google cloud tools make IT more productive
The rapid adoption of cloud-based platforms such as Google for Work and Microsoft Office 365 may largely be driven by the promise of improved productivity, but the tools can also enable administrators to take on more influential roles in their organizations. Read More


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