Microsoft Office

Adios Microsoft: We're ditching Office and Outlook for open source, says Barcelona

The city council plans to continue using Windows in the short-term, but for "all desktop applications to be open-source", including office suites, …

Microsoft

Barcelona abandons Windows and Office, goes with Linux instead

In another entire-city-abandons-Microsoft affair, Barcelona has announced that it’s dumping Windows and Office in order to migrate to Linux and other …

Linux

Best Windows 10 apps to view and edit PDFs

PDFs are one of the most common ways to view and save documents. Here are the best ways to view and edit PDFs on Windows 10.<p>PDF is a ubiquitous file …

Microsoft

Microsoft has a master plan to change the world with a new line of super-thin, super-light PCs with cell service

• <b>Microsoft is touting "Always Connected PCs," a new initiative with its partners for super-thin LTE-enabled laptops with as much as 20 hours of battery life.</b>• <b><br>From Microsoft's perspective, cell service is getting so much better, so much faster, that one day, you might not even want WiFi anymore —</b> …

Technology

JoT #2482: Doggogängers?

There's a FaceID for that!

Vancouver Island

Small Business Tech Check: Why The Marks Group Uses The Tech It Uses

Is your company’s technology up to speed or out of date? What’s hot and what’s not? What technologies are other businesses using that you should be considering?<p>That’s the purpose of Tech Check. Each week, we’ll do a quick survey of a small business to see what technology it’s–using because we’re …

Entrepreneurship

Amazon, Microsoft's Awkward Partnership Sees Alexa Come To PCs

Just as Apple’s iOS is forever linked to the iPhone, Alexa has been synonymous with Amazon’s Echo speaker. But Amazon’s digital assistant is becoming increasingly independent — integrating into speakers made by Sonos, the Nest thermostat or lights made by Philips. Now it’s also finding its way onto …

Microsoft

Office 365 Weekly Digest | December 31, 2017 – January 6, 2018

<i>Welcome to the December 31, 2017 – January 6, 2018 edition of the Office 365 Weekly Digest.</i><p><i>New year, and a new start experience for Office 365 web</i> …

Collaboration

Microsoft on the evolution of the PC and Office suits

People have been using tools to do more with less for millions of years. Whether it was the invention of the wheel, fire, the PC, or the Internet, …

Microsoft

Mimecast Can Ride Coat-tails of Microsoft’s Office 365, Says BMO

Shares of <b>Mimecast</b> (MIME), the London-based cloud computing and security outfit, is poised to ride the wave of <b>Office 365</b>, the cloud computing version …

Business

8 Chrome extensions that supercharge Google Drive

Google Drive is useful all by itself, but a number of Chrome browser extensions add more functions to Google’s cloud storage and office apps service. …

Google

PR Consulting Is Seeking Interns In Los Angeles

PR Consulting LA is a public relations firm looking for an experienced intern in our Los Angeles office. We work with high-end fashion and lifestyle …

Los Angeles

DigiSkilled helps you learn key tech skills for any career

popsci shop<p>Get 100 hours of bite sized videos on Microsoft Office, social media, coding, and more.<p>In most sectors, the best jobs are only open to people with outstanding digital skills. From Microsoft Office to custom coding, DigiSkilled helps you stay up to date with the latest tech through bite …

Learning

Download Update for Microsoft Office 2016 (KB4011625) 64-Bit Edition from Official Microsoft Download Center

• Click <b>Run</b> to start the installation immediately.<br>• Click <b>Save</b> to copy the download to your computer for installation at a later time

Microsoft

Job Posting: Washington Nationals 2018 Research & Development Internship

Position: Washington Nationals 2018 Research & Development Internship<p><b>Location: Washington DC</b> <b><br>Description:</b><br>Contribute to the Washington Nationals …

Washington Nationals

Asus Transformer Pro T304UA: A well-priced 12.6-inch Surface Pro clone

Microsoft's regular updates and additions to its range of Surface devices provides plenty of incentive for its OEM partners to refresh their own …

Laptops

Google's experimental operating system, Fuchsia, is now available for the Pixelbook

Google has secretly been developing a mysterious new operating system called "Fuchsia," and now, Pixelbook owners can finally try it out.<p>The tech …

Google

The One Tiny Windows 10 Tweak That Supercharges Your Surface Laptop

There are many unique features about Microsoft’s Surface Laptop, from the fabric covered keyboard to the large PixelSense touch-enabled display. But the obvious feature is the operating system, this is currently the only laptop that runs Microsoft Windows 10 S. It looks like Windows 10 on any other …

Microsoft

New tools to accelerate sales cycles and promote consulting services

Join the January 9 Business Applications Community call to learn about two essential new resources that will help you accelerate sales cycles and …

Microsoft Dynamics

How Microsoft can win the upcoming collaboration wars

It’s the perennial question: What’s the next big thing in the enterprise? Plenty of people and companies are betting that it’s collaboration tools …

Business Technology

The weird and wild ways Microsoft’s first employees spent the millions they made

captionBill Gates.sourceGus Ruelas/Reuters<p>For those lucky enough to hitch their wagons to Microsoft early on in its meteoric rise to the top of the …

Microsoft

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Vancouver Island

What It's Like To Compete With Microsoft

It was 1998, the same year Google.com was registered as a domain and Apple launched the iMac that I incorporated an IT software business.<p>Back then, intranets were localised, had to be custom built, were primitive and spectacularly ugly. But web apps were about to dominate the world, so we set about …

Entrepreneurship

How to Disable Website Links When Pasting Text Into OneNote

When you paste text from a web page into OneNote, it won’t just paste the text. You’ll also get a link to the web page you got it from. You can …

Microsoft

Microsoft January Patch Tuesday Update Fixes 16 Critical Bugs

Thanks to Meltdown and Spectre, January has already been an extremely busy month of patching for Microsoft. Today Microsoft tackled dozens more bugs, …

Information Security

Real-time Excel reporting with SAP Financial Consolidation 10.1 on SAP HANA

Watch this <b>3-minute video</b> and see how SAP Financial Consolidation on SAP HANA data can be visualized and analyzed real-time in Excel using our SAP …

Business Intelligence

Facebook and Microsoft to receive Helen Keller Achievement Awards

Facebook and Microsoft have been named among the honorees set to receive Helen Keller Achievement Awards at a gala scheduled for April 4. Both …

Lou Gehrig

Last-Minute Holiday Deals: 2017 13" MacBook Pros from $1,149; 12" MacBooks for $1,199; $125 off 13" Air

For a limited time only and while supplies last, Amazon is knocking $100 to $150 off popular Mid 2017 Apple computers, from the 256GB 13" Air for …

Laptops

Windows 10 Timeline hands-on

Microsoft thinks the way you use your desktop hasn’t kept up with the times, and wants to do something about it. Its answer is Timeline, a new …

Microsoft

Microsoft Office Docs New Vessel for Loki Malware

Loki malware, built to steal credentials, is distributed via Microsoft Excel and other Office applications rigged with malicious 'scriptlets' to …

Information Security