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Microsoft Excel: a few handy tips

Apr 16, 2015 by AdrianC

Crucial to many people in their work, disliked by some, Microsoft Excel is one of the best software solutions, which hides many, many productivity secrets. Although I'm sure that many of you are acquainted with some of the "magic" that this software is capable of, becoming more proficient should be our target, that's why I think it's necessary to enhance our skills with some new Microsoft Excel tricks. ... read more

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The "other" products of the Microsoft Office Suite - Part 3

May 27, 2014 by BogdanZ

Another Microsoft strategy for keeping competition behind was to extend on Macintosh. Even if most people consider that Microsoft and Apple are archenemies, from time to time they join hands in the battle with another competitor: Google. So in this case, the Microsoft and Apple rivalry was left behind and the two companies started to collaborate. Some years ago, Microsoft invested $150 million dollars in Apple ... read more

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The "other" products of the Microsoft Office Suite - Part 1

May 15, 2014 by BogdanZ

The Microsoft Office Suite continues to be the most popular choice for business and domestic users, when it comes to creating PowerPoint presentations, documents, spreadsheets etc., even if it has a lot of competitors out there: Apache OpenOffice, Libre Office, SSuite Office, Kingsoft Office, SoftMaker FreeOffice etc. And that's not all - all these competitor applications come for free. ... read more

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Microsoft Office 365 Message Encryption: send encrypted emails, regardless of the destination - Part 2

Mar 31, 2014 by BogdanZ

In the first part of the article we've noted that Microsoft Office 365 Message Encryption comes as an improvement to EHE (Exchange Hosted Encryption) in terms of security, and that it offers more business plans (depending on the size of the company), so now it's high time that we've talked about how this tool works ... read more

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Microsoft Office 365 Message Encryption: send encrypted emails, regardless of the destination - Part 1

Mar 13, 2014 by BogdanZ

In November 2013, Microsoft announced Office 365 Message Encryption, a new easy-to-set-and-use email service that allows sending encrypted mails. Microsoft Office 365 Message Encryption was released in the first quarter of this year (February 19) and it has brought a lot of security benefits, especially for companies, where this type of encryption not only that is essential for daily activity, but also it's a must for protecting the internal and customer data. ... read more

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Microsoft Office 2010: the suite which aims for Performance

Feb 14, 2010 by Oana

It took Microsoft more than three years of development, two software leaks (they sure don't have Apple's security) and many rumors to launch, on November 2009, the Beta version of their newest suite: Microsoft Office 2010. Meant to be more focused on the employee's needs, the successor of Office 2007 brings in more tools, a friendlier user experience and extended compatibility. ... read more

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Office Web Applications and Azure - Microsoft's new bet

Feb 24, 2009 by Mihai

Microsoft has demonstrated in more than one occasion that they can take a raw idea and bring it to its maximum market potential. They did come up with quite a few great ideas themselves - but arguably the most impressive feature that Microsoft has illustrated over the years is the capacity to re-pack an already proven concept into a better shape, that ultimately wins the market. This happened with DOS, Office, Windows, Internet Explorer, XBOX - and might also happen with the new services that MS has recently launched: Office Web Applications and Azure. ... read more

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