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Microsoft adds audio description and subtitles to Skype and PowerPoint

Microsoft adds audio description and subtitles to Skype and PowerPoint
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 14 December 2018

Features aim to help those hard of hearing, learning a language or listening to non-native languages

Microsoft and BlackRock to reimagine retirement planning

Microsoft and BlackRock to reimagine retirement planning
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 14 December 2018

Partnership aims to help people foster better saving and investment habits for the future

RSA Conference announces keynote speakers for 2019

RSA Conference announces keynote speakers for 2019
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 13 December 2018

Two stages will host keynotes and panels featuring industry experts and special guest Tina Fey 

LSAC chooses Microsoft Surface Go to digitise admission tests

LSAC chooses Microsoft Surface Go to digitise admission tests
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 12 December 2018

Law school will use the technology to improve efficiency of key processes

DXC Technology to open two new Analytics Migration Factories

DXC Technology to open two new Analytics Migration Factories
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 11 December 2018

The move aims to help clients accelerate their move to Microsoft Azure 

Microsoft Azure Machine Learning service now generally available

Microsoft Azure Machine Learning service now generally available
By Lindsay James | 10 December 2018

Solution enables users to build, train and deploy models from the cloud to the edge

Estendio uses Microsoft AI and Azure to create ‘Present Pal’ app

Estendio uses Microsoft AI and Azure to create ‘Present Pal’ app
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 10 December 2018

Solution integrates with PowerPoint to help users reduce anxiety around public speaking 

Microsoft president outlines the challenges posed by facial recognition

Microsoft president outlines the challenges posed by facial recognition
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 07 December 2018

Brad Smith is calling for extensive legislation to protect the use of the innovative technology

UK is a leader in supply chain digitisation, finds Capgemini

UK is a leader in supply chain digitisation, finds Capgemini
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 06 December 2018

Report also reveals that companies are not focusing enough on strategic priorities

Volkswagen reveals its vision for the future of connected cars

Volkswagen reveals its vision for the future of connected cars
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 06 December 2018

New vehicles using Microsoft Azure and IoT Edge will be the “future of convenience” 

Scottish researchers use Azure to boost Alzheimer’s research

Scottish researchers use Azure to boost Alzheimer’s research
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 05 December 2018

Aridhia will store data from its largest research project on the Microsoft cloud platform

CodeTwo releases new version of Backup for Office 365

CodeTwo releases new version of Backup for Office 365
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 05 December 2018

Solution now offers customers the ability to archive Microsoft SharePoint data 

Leeds United chooses Barracuda Networks for data protection

Leeds United chooses Barracuda Networks for data protection
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 04 December 2018

Barracuda’s Message Archiver will make storing and accessing e-mails quicker and more secure

Star Storage launches new version of SEAL for Microsoft Office

Star Storage launches new version of SEAL for Microsoft Office
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 04 December 2018

The software helps customers archive e-mails and Microsoft Word documents for business purposes

Microsoft and Mastercard to advance digital identity innovations

Microsoft and Mastercard to advance digital identity innovations
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 03 December 2018

Collaboration aims to offer a secure, instant way to verify one’s digital identity

Microsoft has redesigned its Office apps to reflect new world of work

Microsoft has redesigned its Office apps to reflect new world of work
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 30 November 2018

Transformation mirrors the simplicity and collaboration offered by the Office suite