Some users of Microsoft's hosted Exchange Online service were without email for hours due to what Microsoft called a service interruption.
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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).
Users with ARM-based Windows RT devices can now try Microsoft's RemoteApp service to access remotely line-of-business apps.
North American users of Microsoft's Lync cloud-hosted unified-communications service have been experiencing connection issues for hours.
Microsoft is offering MacBook Air owners up to $650 in store credit for trading in their Apple devices for its new Surface Pro 3 tablets.
Microsoft is providing Office 365 Home and Personal subscribers, not just business users, with 1 TB of OneDrive storage for free.
Microsoft Commerce Server customers: Free mainstream support is ending soon. But Microsoft partner Sitecore is prepping a new version of the platform.
Still don't believe Microsoft was poised to launch a Surface Mini this year? Maybe this will convince you.
It's looking increasingly likely that Microsoft plans to launch its second-generation Android-based Nokia X phones early next week.
Microsoft has made available its promised roadmap for some of its coming features for Office 365 for business. It also is launching a new Office 365 dogfooding program, too.
Forget MacBook Airs. Which is the better Windows 8 laptop: The new Microsoft Surface Pro 3 or the Acer Aspire S7? Here's my two cents.