Google Inches Ever-Closer to a Usable Office Alternative

No one who has used both Microsoft Office/ Office 365 and the Google Drive web apps (Docs, Sheets, and Slides) would ever try to claim that Google's solutions are “superior”. But the issue for Microsoft is whether Google Drive is “good enough,” which it ..

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Google Inches Ever-Closer to a Usable Office Alternative

Contoso Learning Companion Ver. 1.0 Sample

The Contoso Learning Companion provides a touch-friendly baseline solution built on top of Office 365 and Windows 8, that developers can use to build out, providing users with an aggregated experience that would otherwise require them to access multiple sites via the browser.

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Contoso Learning Companion Ver. 1.0 Sample

What’s new in Access 2013 for developers

Mike Stowe, Programming Writer, Office Developer Documentation team, authored today's post. Access 2013 features a new type of application model, Access apps, that’s makes it easy to create, customize, and deploy an app to the cloud.

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Channel 9 Interview: Building an Outlook Mail App using the “Napa” Office 365 Development Tools

If you haven’t heard, the new Office & SharePoint 2013 Developer Preview has a brand new development model that should make it a lot easier and flexible to build consumer and enterprise applications running within Office & SharePoint. Based on web technologies like HTML5, XML, CSS3, JavaScript, and REST APIs, you can use your existing knowledge of these web technologies to quickly build your apps. What’s cool is these apps can not only run in the desktop versions of Office, they can also run in the web app versions.

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Channel 9 Interview: Building an Outlook Mail App using the “Napa” Office 365 Development Tools

Microsoft unveils the new Office

SAN FRANCISCO — July 16, 2012 — Today, Microsoft Corp. CEO Steve Ballmer unveiled the customer preview of the new Microsoft Office, available at office.com/preview . The next release features an intuitive design that works beautifully with touch, stylus, mouse or keyboard across new Windows devices, including tablets.

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Use PowerShell in Office 365 to Discover Mailbox Sizes

Michael Simmons explains how to use PowerShell to discover mailbox sizes in Office 365 . PowerShell makes administration efficient and easily repeatable.

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Why small businesses should switch from Exchange to Office 365

At some point I asked the library head, "Why didn't you go with a hosted solution, like Office 365 ?" He'd never heard of it.

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Why small businesses should switch from Exchange to Office 365

What is Office 365?

Microsoft Office 365 is a way to use the cloud to make your business documents available whenever, wherever you need them. And it’s secure. Office 365 is a collection of programs and services for sending email, storing documents, and collaborating online

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The Office Show: Office 365: Part 1

So what is Office 365 and how can it help your small business? This Office Show answers those questions with a special two-part episode, wherein our heroines Laura and Tina start a business from scratch with Office 365.

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Office 365: three questions for small businesses

Microsoft has officially removed the beta label from its Office 365 service, but a few questions remain for small businesses.

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