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Migrating your TFS to the Cloud

Team Foundation Server customers have been asking Microsoft to be able to import their TFS databases to take advantage of all the great capabilities …

Announcing Dynamics 365 for Operations – Warehousing

We're very happy to announce that Dynamics 365 for Operations – Warehousing has been made available on Windows Store and Google Play store. This app …

Identity Admins rejoice: Azure Active Directory meets Power BI!

Howdy folks,<p>We’ve heard from many of our largest customers that it’s critically important to them to have easy access to information that helps them …

Building a more accessible user experience with HTML5 and UIA

Recently, we introduced Microsoft Edge’s new accessibility architecture, which inherently supports modern web standards, and provides a foundation to …

Web Development

How Responsive Web Design Brings Success To Your Business

Just in past few years, we’ve seen the emergence of varied gadgets from desktops, laptops, notepads, tablets, smartphones to smartwatches. With more …

Announcing Microsoft Flow webinar and other updates | Flow Blog

The Microsoft Flow Webinar<p>It's been an exciting 7 days with the release of Microsoft Flow last week and the announcement of integration with …

Microsoft Project

OneDrive Universal App Is Coming This Quarter

Microsoft is on a crusade to turn all of its products into UWP apps. We have recently seen Skype be included with new Insider builds and the OneDrive …

User Feedback in UX

Advertise here with BSA<br>Think about that reassuring vibration that occurs after you flip your iPhone’s ringer switch to “off” – so you know the action …

UX Design

Open and Connected Platform: The SharePoint Framework

Whether you are a 1st or 3rd party SharePoint developer, the new SharePoint Framework offers a modern new client side approach that allows you to …

Microsoft SharePoint

Mascot Magic. Personifying Your Brand

It has never been a secret for marketers as well as designers that most people like communication reflecting attention to them personally. The …

Microsoft integrates PowerApps into the SharePoint Online modern experience | On MSFT

Microsoft held an event in San Francisco recently to discuss with users the future of SharePoint, an online and on-premise solution that lets users …

UX Podcasts

Nothing more exciting than working out while listening to your favorite UX podcast, right? There’s a lot of content about User Experience, Usability …

Second Preview of Office Dev Tools for Visual Studio 2015

SharePoint 2016 and add-in development support are highlights of this release that allows Visual Studio developers to customize Microsoft Office.

Software

Microsoft enhances Azure security by removing RC4 cipher and updating SSL/TLS | On MSFT

Microsoft has, for quite some time now, made security and privacy one of their most important corporate commitments. They’ve focused on security in …

Information Security

Yammer Crosses the Firewall to Unite External Teams

Move over, Slack. Yammer now lets internal and external team members to collaborate and communicate.<p>Microsoft has long promised to extend Yammer …

User experience checklist for creating websites and applications

What do you do when you have tasks that you do again and again? How do you make sure that you do them correctly each time? One good solution, as it …

Questions I ask every startup founder that wants “UX feedback”

Startup founders always want to show me their product and have me give them feedback. I ask them to turn their phone away (it’s almost always an app) …

Startups

What my backend and API user stories look like

<b>Problem:</b> I am not a software engineer. I am a Product Manager at Pivotal Labs and I don’t have an engineering or CS background.<p>When I joined a …

Microservices

Designing a Better Notes App

<i>The ability to record and catalog thoughts is a popular market — to the tune of 100+ million users according to</i> <i>Evernote</i><i> — but the experience is still</i> …

DevOps advocates bust myths around use of agile software development in enterprise

Continuous software delivery experts set out why enterprises could be missing out by shunning DevOps

Agile Development

38 Design Tips for Creating an Amazing User Experience

The SEO and online marketing landscape is one that is constantly in flux, changing with small steps or big leaps as the online realm itself evolves to stay in touch with what users want and need.<p>If you are still focusing your optimization and marketing efforts on keeping pace with search engine …

UI Design

The Future of Enterprise Design Is Consumer-Grade UX

April 18, 2016In John Maeda’s recent article, “The Distinction Between Designing for Enterprise vs Consumer Customers,” he explains why designing for …

Web Design

Getting Started with Wireframes

Following up on my tutorial 5 steps for a successful website design that walks you through 5 essential steps of a website ‎design process to boost …

Wireframing

Video editor plugin for Azure Media Player

Azure media services provides a set of powerful services to generate subclips from existing videos and streams, but they can be difficult to use …

Microsoft’s new Azure Media Services tools find the most interesting parts of videos

There’s an amazing amount of video out there right now. Sure, there are the animal clips and viral videos that get hundreds or millions of views on …

Infographics

Announcing Azure Resource Policy general availability

As organizations of all sizes adopt the cloud, they must control resource configuration to meet corporate policies and satisfy governance …

Invisible UI: a hidden opportunity for great UX

Several years ago I treated myself to dinner at a fancy restaurant in Paris. The place was not surprisingly known for its outstanding cuisine, but …

UX Design

Microsoft formally introduces the App Studio Installer

A month ago, the Windows App Studio Installer was noticed in the Store; however, it's today that Microsoft is finally making the app official.<p>The new …

The Reason You’re Not More Productive? It’s Complicated.

Life can be a challenge. It’s common to feel like you’re constantly battling personal and professional to-do lists, working against the clock, and …

Productivity

Azure Security Center - Threat Detection

With Azure Security Center, you get a central view of the security state of all of your Azure resources. At a glance, verify that the appropriate …

Microsoft Azure