The Xbox One has gotten a recent update, but the major update due on March 11th is the major one anticipated by many. On Thursday, news and screen shots were revealed that fully show the update options and should deliver a huge number of features for Xbox One users from Microsoft.
The Lync desktop client is something that millions of enterprise and business customers use on a daily basis. As one of Microsoft’s major communication tools, updating is important for Microsoft. On Thursday, the company detailed the latest updates for the Lync Desktop Client.
The migration of Skype into the Microsoft ecosystem has taken some time, and users have had to migrate their user names from both platforms in order to use the service. On Wednesday, new Skype users were finally able to signup for the service using only their Microsoft account.
The OneDrive service from Microsoft is quickly becoming a service that is being used by people around the globe. On Wednesday, in association with Bing Rewards, getting 100 GB of OneDrive storage now became easier via a promotion to get users to use Bing Rewards more than ever!
The Xbox One has been a giant success for Microsoft, but one of the many complaints about the service was the lack of live broadcasting from the console. On Tuesday, Microsoft and Xbox announced the rollout of live broadcasting on Twitch starting on March 11th, 2014.
Windows Azure is quickly becoming a large scale enterprise product for Microsoft, and with it, a huge global enterprise tool at that. On Tuesday, Microsoft announced that the Windows Azure service will be available in Japan, which should please many Japanese companies.
The worries about Microsoft’s Windows Phone has traditionally been the limited amount of partners that Microsoft has allowed to be part of their program. At the Mobile World Congress on Monday, Microsoft named nine new partners as future Windows Phone partners for the phones.
Julie Larson-Green has been a Microsoft employee for a number of years, and has held numerous top roles within the company. On Monday, Julie Larson-Green was named the new Chief Experience Officer of the Applications and Services Group, a major upgrade for her.
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