Microsoft is packaging up some popular mobile Web sites and making them available as downloadable Windows Phone apps.
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Mary Jo has covered the tech industry for 30 years for a variety of publications and Web sites, and is a frequent guest on radio, TV and podcasts, speaking about all things Microsoft-related. She is the author of Microsoft 2.0: How Microsoft plans to stay relevant in the post-Gates era (John Wiley & Sons, 2008).
Microsoft and Google are both approved to sell 50,000 seats of their respective cloud-office offerings into the U.S. Department of Defense.
Microsoft officials say a fix to Window RT 8.1 is still in the works two days after the company pulled the operating system update from the Windows Store. Updating issues are affecting Surface RT owners only, Microsoft says.
Microsoft will be rolling out new Dynamics CRM companion apps for iPhone, Android phones and Windows Phones some time in the next 30 days.
Microsoft has temporarily pulled its recently released Windows RT 8.1 update for ARM-based devices due to an unexplained issue.
Enterprise users running Windows 8 (or previous versions of Windows): Here's Microsoft's guidance for upgrading to Windows 8.1.
Microsoft is rolling out the updated versions of Windows Server, System Center, Windows Intune and delivering complementary Windows Azure updates for the general public.
Microsoft is beginning the process of making Windows 8.1 generally available worldwide.
Microsoft's Windows 8.1 will be commercially available starting this week. What will Microsoft do for an encore on the Windows front?