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Five Microsoft services to make any business smarter (including yours)

No IT department? No problem. Device management, basic server infrastructure, SEO analytics, and more are available for affordable subscription prices.

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Microsoft gives Office to students whose teachers buy it

A new Microsoft program dubbed Student Advantage allows educators to extend their Office subscriptions to students if the educational institution buys it itself, offering massive savings for large universities.

Why Microsoft's Office for iPad strategy still doesn't make sense

The idea of developing a touch-oriented Windows 8 'Modern' app version of Microsoft Office before launching Office for iPad seems to make sense at first blush, but it's still a poor strategy.

Office for iPad is coming, Ballmer says... after 'Metro' Office apps for Windows

Good news! Microsoft's bringing Office to the iPad. Bad news: It won't be for a while.

Subscription apps come to Microsoft's Office Store

Microsoft is adding subscription pricing for apps in its Office Store, besides opening eight new store fronts.

Why Office 365 is a better value than Evernote Premium

Evernote Premium has a number of new features and updates, but at half the cost of an Office 365 subscription the math doesn't add up.

Microsoft lures nonprofits with Office 365 freebie

Nonprofit organizations will be able to sign up for Office 365 for free or at a reduced price as part of a new program Microsoft launched on Tuesday.

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Microsoft adds a wing, more closets to the homes of SharePoint Online tenants

Over the coming weeks, Microsoft will roll out a set of changes to Office 365 targeted at SharePoint Online users.

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Microsoft finally discloses Office 365 uptime data

Microsoft releases availability data for each of the past four quarters for users of Office 365.

Six alternative tools for small business collaboration

Pack up Basecamp and put a sock in Yammer. These off-the-beaten-path cloud services offer more, and frequently at a fraction of the cost.