The company is expected to unveil a preview of the Windows 8 successor on Tuesday. Will it fix Windows 8?
However, WinHEC won't be a large, annual show, but rather smaller events held more frequently in different parts of the world, Microsoft said.
Microsoft faces a long, bumpy road to extend the info discovery app and machine learning engine.
Another 2,100 employees were let go on Thursday.
With this change, Google risks upsetting Apps admins.
A second wave of layoffs is reportedly coming Thursday, as Microsoft moves to eliminate a total of 18,000 jobs by June of 2015.
Apps that tap Dropbox's Datastore API can now let their users share the stored data with other people
The cloud storage provider expects the new iOS feature will boost usage of its iPhone and iPad app
The new tools link Jive with the cloud versions of Outlook, Office, SharePoint and OneDrive for Business
Microsoft also signed up 3 hardware partners for Skype TX
The improvements include smoother interaction with third-party screen readers and more keyboard navigation capabilities.
That's up from a previous maximum of 2GB. Microsoft now needs to bring OneDrive for Business up to speed.
At its annual conference, Box outlined plans to expand its scope beyond cloud storage and file sharing
The new features are designed to help users better visualize project workloads and progress
To qualify, business customers must buy at least 150 seats of the suite.