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Microsoft throws open the door to Office 365 with release of APIs

Microsoft has opened up its Office 365 cloud offering with a set of APIs that third-party developers can tap into from their Web services and mobile apps.

Not just Salesforce for Windows, Salesforce for Office

This week's Dreamforce 2014 kicked off with a Microsoft announcement. That fact alone reveals how dominant Salesforce has become in recent months.

Spotlight: Is email sharing of cloud-based files really better?

It's obvious enough that the current system of attaching files to emails in such a way that they can only become accessible by  opening  them through the operating system has been dangerous for over a decade-and-a-half and has to be replaced.

Details about next version of Office start to emerge

Screenshots and other details of the next version of Microsoft Office have leaked, which various minor tweaks--and the retention of the ribbon interface.

Box expands unlimited storage to lower-cost Business plan

Box says it will offer unlimited storage to its lower-cost Business plan, and announced upcoming plans to integrate more closely with Microsoft's Office 365.

Spotlight: Chinese hacking group targets Western defense, aerospace industries

Putter Panda, a Chinese hacking group suspected of having ties to the People's Liberation Army, has been carrying out a multi-year industrial espionage campaign against the U.S. defense industry and European satellite and aerospace industries, according to security firm Crowdstrike.

Does Office for iPad turn iPad into a work tool?

After years of delay, Microsoft finally unveiled a version of its ubiquitous Office suite for the iPad. So can we now use the iPad as our primary electronic work tool?

Microsoft Office on iPad could be unveiled next week

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella may be preparing to take the wraps off the long-rumored Microsoft Office on iPad suite at a press event on March 27, according to separate reports on  ZDNet and The Verge.

Removing Microsoft admin rights would mitigate most critical security holes, says Avecto

Removing admin rights from employees would mitigate most critical vulnerabilities in Microsoft enterprise software, according to a study by privilege management firm Avecto.

Microsoft Office 2013 SP1 set to arrive early 2014

Microsoft plans to deliver Service Pack (SP) 1 for Office 2013, SharePoint 2013 and Exchange 2013 in the early part of 2014, or about 13 months after the debut of Office 2013 in January 2013.