Microsoft Teams app tests participating in work meetings with a private account
Microsoft Teams Insider program participants can now follow a work-related meeting from their private account in the Teams app. Microsoft announced this recently.
Users with a private account in Teams have always been able to participate in work meetings. But in this case, the name of the user w... Read more
What can we expect from Microsoft Teams in 2024?
A series of innovations will make Microsoft Teams faster, simpler and a more unified experience.
Microsoft is trying to make Teams more visually consistent and predictable. For example, each user will now have an identically-sized tile, irrespective of their webcam being turned on or not. Each p... Read more
KPN invests in Slovakian CloudTalk
CloudTalk has raised 26 million euros from investment companies for further growth and innovation. KPN Ventures, among others, has invested in the call center software provider.
Slovakia-based Cloudtalk has raised investment rounds totalling 26 million euros. Other investors include henQ, Point ... Read more
Microsoft Teams finally available for Android Auto
Microsoft has finally adapted Microsoft Teams for the Android Auto version used in cars. Users can soon participate in Teams meetings or make calls through this application while on the road.
Starting in February this year, Teams users can make meetings and calls through the Google Android Auto ... Read more
Microsoft Teams gets Intelligent Recap feature
Microsoft is adding some new features to Teams. Among them, Intelligent Recap becomes available to Copilot users, optimizing meeting summaries and providing an improved way to share contact information.
First, the Intelligent Recap feature is being introduced this month for Desktop and Mac users... Read more
Microsoft Teams now has more than 320 million end users
The "new" Teams is very popular, Microsoft states in a recent blog post. The videoconferencing application now has more than 320 million users worldwide.
According to Microsoft, tens of millions of end users began using Teams this year. Also, more than 2,000 different apps can now be downloaded ... Read more
Microsoft replaces Teams Files with OneDrive for Teams
Microsoft is replacing the existing Files app in Microsoft Teams, where users can store files, with the OneDrive for Teams app. This will give users a constant app experience within Microsoft 365 where they can store and manage all their files.
The Files app in Microsoft Teams has had its day, a... Read more
VDI users also get improved Microsoft Teams experience
Mircosoft has introduced its new Teams app for Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) environments. VDI users will get the same experience of the previously revamped MS Teams app for Windows and Mac as well as some functionality of its own.
After Microsoft introduced its revamped Teams app for Win... Read more
Microsoft Teams refreshes design of Channels
Microsoft recently gave the Channels functionality in Teams a new look and more functionalities. This is to help Channels users better navigate the various options the feature has to offer.
The Channels option in Microsoft Teams allows teams to collaborate in a dedicated virtual environment bas... Read more
Atlassian buys Loom for $987M to expand collaboration tools
Atlassian is acquiring Loom for $987 million (935 million euros). Loom specializes in video messaging. The startup's technology will be integrated into the Jira and Confluence collaboration tools, among others.
Through the acquisition of Loom, Atlassian also lays claim to its asynchronous video ... Read more