Microsoft Stories June 17

Microsoft has made its To-Do app available for the first time to Mac users. The company has launched Microsoft To-Do via the Mac App Store and includes rich features like shared tasks and lists, file attachment support, syncing with Outlook, and more.

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Microsoft Stories May 21

The first anniversary of GDPR, Europe’s gold-standard privacy law, is later this week – and Microsoft has marked the occasion by backing Apple’s call for a US version.

Microsoft, like Apple, responded at the time by committing to offer GDPR-level protections to all its customers globally, but thinks voluntary moves by tech giants are not enough …

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Microsoft Stories May 20

Late last year, Microsoft announced that its Edge browser would be coming to macOS, but without a timeline. Now, the Canary and Dev builds of the Chromium-based Edge browser have leaked before Microsoft’s official announcement and are available to download from the company’s servers.

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Microsoft Stories April 25

Microsoft becomes trillion dollar company, while AAPL remains below the threshold [U]

Update: The valuation became official at market opening, though a slight decline at the time of writing has seen it fall just below the magic number.

Microsoft is now a trillion dollar company, making it the most valuable US company in the world – a crown once held by Apple

Microsoft Stories April 13

Update: Microsoft has now confirmed that MSN and Hotmail email accounts were also breached.

Microsoft has revealed this morning that a hacker was able to access accounts for several months. As detailed by The Verge, Microsoft discovered that a support agent’s credentials for were compromised for a 3-month window.

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Microsoft Stories April 5

Skype expands group video calling to up to 50 users, surpassing FaceTime’s 32-person limit

Skype is out today with a new update that doubles the maximum video call user limit from 25 to 50. As reported by TechCrunch, Skype also allows each user to choose which video callers they’d like to view instead of just the speaker being front and center automatically.

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