It will be available for free from the Windows Store in the coming days
Google hasn't said what caused the problem, nor how widespread it was
Halfway through the first quarter of 2014, Microsoft's 'touch first' version of Office is still nowhere to be found.
Comments from the company's marketing chief suggest Microsoft may be having second thoughts
The first one to come on board is Manjit Singh, former CIO at Chiquita Brands and the Las Vegas Sands Corp.
Microsoft's co-founder hasn't been involved in the company's day-to-day operations since 2008.
They include the future of Windows, uncertainty over the Surface tablet, the Nokia acquisition and the One Microsoft reorganization.
The Wall Street Journal says that Microsoft's cloud chief is negotiating the terms of his contract with the company's board.
Connections' scope will extend beyond enterprise social networking to include email, productivity apps and video conferencing
Users will now have another option to visualize their tasks, besides the core list view
IT admins will be able to configure email server access on devices and remove it remotely as well
With the new admin console, Microsoft wants to help Office 365 resellers and system integrators provide better service to their customers
The new suite includes software from IBM and from Kenexa, which it bought in 2012
The move will make it easier for them to collaborate, and is a defensive move against Apple
The company would compete against Google, PayPal, Square and others if it enters this zone.