Teams web app supports live transcriptions in four new languages
Microsoft announced a significant update to the web version of Teams. New features promise to benefit small- and medium-sized companies. Among other things, speech in German, Portuguese, Japanese and Hindi can now automatically be transcribed.
The update brings several features to Teams' web ap... Read more
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
Windows 11 makes it possible to reinstall favorite apps
Microsoft is providing the option to restore previously installed apps from the Microsoft Store to a new Windows PC in Windows 11.
The functionality should make setting up a new Windows PC considerably easier for Windows 11 users. Instead of searching for and reinstalling previously installed ap... 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
Microsoft Teams gets better search and an encrypted lockbox
Microsoft has updated Teams with better search capabilities and a new lockbox that allows users to manage who has access to their material.
When users search for items, the roughly 270 million people who use Teams regularly should see a change in the results. The results are less cluttered and o... Read more
Microsoft updates Teams with translations and global phone service
Microsoft announces multiple updates to Microsoft Teams: real-time translations, a global phone service, pre-recorded presentations and more.
The tech giant firmly believes in hybrid working. Microsoft Teams remains an important part of its strategy. Hence, Microsoft announced a series of new to... Read more
Microsoft reports it has more than 270M monthly active users on Teams
Microsoft announced on Tuesday that the company now has more than 270 million monthly active Teams users as of 2022 Q2. That number has risen from 250 million monthly active users in July 2021.
During the Q2 2022 earnings call, Officials also reported that it now has more than 1.4 billion monthl... Read more
Google Meet introduces a real-time translation feature
Google Meet has recently launched a new real-time translation feature for beta users. Now English speaking Meet participants can translate their words in four different languages during live audio and video calls.
After five months of extensive beta testing, Google Meet's on-call translation is ... Read more
Microsoft will play a bigger role in devices from Zebra and Samsung
Microsoft announces multiple collaborations and integrations with frontline employee platforms. The tech giant is strengthening ties with Samsung, Zebra Technologies, Workday and Espressive.
According to Microsoft, usage of Teams grew by 400 percent among frontline workers in the past two years.... Read more