Microsoft Teams update improves sound quality in suboptimal settings
Microsoft Teams gained new machine learning and artificial intelligence functionality to substantially improve the audio quality of meetings and calls in suboptimal settings.
The functionality addresses ambient noises, poor acoustics and quality for users without a headset. For them, feedback l... Read more
Microsoft Teams is less sluggish and a bit faster
The most heard complaint about Microsoft Teams is that it's sluggish, bloated, slow and uses too much resources. Microsoft didn't miss out on these critics and placed in on the roadmap. The developers came back with some nice imrpovements.
While the app allows employees to collaborate remotely, ... Read more
Slack has brought audio name pronunciations to user profiles
When working remotely, getting to know your coworkers may be difficult, but Slack is introducing a few new elements to its user profiles that should make things a bit easier.
People will be able to record audio of themselves saying their name aloud and upload it to their profile, removing the gu... Read more
Zoom launches social media platform in Zoom Events
Zoom is venturing into social media. The latest update to Zoom Events allows you to set a profile, make connections and contact fellow event participants.
Zoom faces a deciding period. The past two years were a golden age for video conferencing, but remote working has come to a halt. The demand ... Read more
Google merges Duo and Meet in single video conferencing service
Google's Duo and Meet video conferencing services will continue under a single banner: Google Meet.
Google Duo will disappear and merge into Google Meet. As a result, the tech giant offers a single product for video communication. On a technical level, the change is reversed. In the coming weeks... Read more
Cisco survey finds remote workers believe they are more productive
The report also found that people don't trust their colleagues to be as conscientious as they are.
A report by Cisco (via ZDNet) reveals people's attitudes towards remote and hybrid working. Having surveyed 1,050 UK employees, Cisco found that 75% said their manager trusted them to be productive... Read more
Microsoft and Meta expand their AI partnership
Meta notices how Microsoft keeps expanding its AI services on platforms like Azure.
Microsoft and Meta announced the ONNX (Open Neural Network Exchange) format in 2017, which helped developers to move their Deep-Learning models toward different AI Frameworks.
After its launch in 2018, Microso... Read more
Build collaborative apps with Microsoft Teams
Last year, Microsoft launched collaborative applications at Microsoft Build, a new app pattern that brings people, procedures, and data together to help users flourish in the hybrid work environment.
Several updates and new features for developers creating collaborative apps for Teams and Micros... Read more
AMD chooses Google Cloud to provide chip design automation workload
Chip-making expert Advanced Micro Devices has planned to shift its workload of electronic design automation to Google Cloud to achieve better performance and flexibility
Google Cloud and AMD have announced a groundbreaking collaboration of electronic design automation (EDA) for the chip design w... Read more
AMD and Qualcomm to introduce wifi 6, 6E and remote wifi management
The AMD Ryzen Pro 6000 will become the first chip to feature Qualcomm FastConnect 6900.
AMD and Qualcomm are collaborating to optimize Ryzen Pro business laptops with FastConnect 6900 wifi connectivity.
The optimization uses a 6GHz wireless band. It's speculated that FastConnect will offer i... Read more