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Skype for Business/MS Teams for Phone support till 08/20/2018

Just a brief information for Windows Phone mobile device owners using Skype for Business and/or Microsoft Teams apps and Yammer. Contrary to Microsoft’s announcement these apps should be available until August 2018 for Windows Phones.

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Skype in decline: Who broke it?

[German]Not so good news for Skype users – Microsoft has been carving around the Skype clients since taking over Skype in 2011. In the meantime, the clients are difficult to use and are often buggy or lacking functions. Skype has … Continue reading

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Google discontinues link shortener goo.gl

The next Google product tha ‘will die nicely’. The goo.gl service will be phased out. Starting today, Google is starting to reduce the features.

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Artificial intelligence will lead to massive job cuts

The article has moved to my German blog, sorry, I posted it on the wrong site.

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Teacher uses chalkboard to teach Word ICT in Ghana

[German]It’s one of the stories that life writes like this, and last week on the internet went viral. A photo of a teacher who drew a blackboard with chalk on the screen of Word in his computer science class appeared … Continue reading

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Microsoft bans store apps using ‘Windows’ in name

[German]Currently, developers of various apps that are available in the Microsoft Store received a mail from a lawyer who is on behalf of Microsoft. The mail requests, that the developer has to remove his app from store because of an … Continue reading

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Microsoft BUILD 2018

The date for the developer conference Microsoft BUILD 2018 is fixed. The Build 2018 will take place in Seattle from May 7 to 9, 2018. WalkingCat posted the corresponding information including the Build 2018 logo on Twitter. pic.twitter.com/JPNLxQIhId — WalkingCat … Continue reading

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Happy New Year 2018

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Bye, bye 2017

It was a fiery year 2017, with Windows 10 and various ‘achievements’ of US software developers (and their colleagues from Asia), which kept me busy as a blogger. Now it’s time to say good bye to 2017 and greeting the … Continue reading

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Microsoft developer conference „Connect();“ (15.-17.11.2017)

The virtual Microsoft developer conference Connect will take place from 15 to 17 November 2017. The motto:”Build apps of the future today”.

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