Microsoft’s new logo

Sherrilynne Starkie

For the first time in 25 years, Microsoft, one of the world’s most pervasive brands has revealed a new logo. According to Mircosoft’s blog this represents a new era for Microsoft, so a logo should evolve to visually accentuate this new beginning. Microsoft got its font design wrong in two ways. Microsoft’s New Logo. Microsoft: New logo marks ‘new beginning’ for company. Microsoft reveals simpler new logo.

Microsoft Announces Internet Explorer Replacement

The Social Media Incubator

Microsoft officially announced today at Build 2015 the new Windows 10 browser would be called Microsoft Edge. Microsoft Edge will be a clean, minimalistic browser with little to no icons or menus to slow page speed. It will also incorporate Microsoft’s voice assistant, Cortana. Many users have switched to Mozilla Firefox or Google Chrome by now, but this latest announcement is a hopeful sign for the future of Microsoft’s web browser capabilities.

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You Can Now Embed Pinterest Pins in Microsoft Word and OneNote. If You Want.

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Microsoft has announced a new integration with Pinterest that enables users to embed Pinterest pins in Word and OneNote documents

Laying Off Microsoft

Jason Yormark

There was no question really when Microsoft offered. Sure, moving the family from everything we knew to practically the farthest point away we could go in the US was a tough pill to swallow, but I was getting the opportunity to not only work for one of the best companies in the world, but continue to work with digital marketing and be a part of the startup that has now become Microsoft Advertising. I never imagined Microsoft would lay anyone off, but the economy had other plans.

Microsoft Taps into the Popularity of Snapchat Lenses for Major New Xbox Campaign

Social Media Today

Microsoft has launched a major new AR campaign on Snapchat to promote its coming Xbox Series X titles

TikTok Valued at Around $30 Billion, as Microsoft Evaluates Takeover Offer

Social Media Today

Microsoft is working through various elements of a possible buy-out of TikTok, which could be an incredible difficult process within the six-week deadline

Best Free Alternatives to Microsoft Office Word

SocialFish

In the world of technology where Microsoft’s products dominate the market, it’s extremely hard to find suitable software to edit text or write compelling papers you can later use for personal and commercial purposes. Fortunately, we searched, found and tested the best free alternatives to Microsoft Office Word you can use today. People can now write and read documents, manage spreadsheets, email and much more to oppose Microsoft’s premium tools. Support for Microsoft formats.

Me & Microsoft: Round 2

Jason Yormark

jasonyormark.com Home About Me My Videos My Resume Contact Me Browse > Home / Microsoft / Me & Microsoft: Round 2 | Subcribe via RSS Me & Microsoft: Round 2 March 7th, 2010 Posted in Microsoft Tweet Share 10 months ago, I had the misfortune of being one of many Microsoft casualties in their rounds of layoffs. That day will be March 15th when I start my new role as a Senior MVP Lead for Microsoft Office.

Me & Microsoft: Round 2

Jason Yormark

jasonyormark.com Home About Me My Videos My Resume Contact Me Browse > Home / Microsoft / Me & Microsoft: Round 2 | Subcribe via RSS Me & Microsoft: Round 2 March 7th, 2010 Posted in Microsoft Tweet Share 10 months ago, I had the misfortune of being one of many Microsoft casualties in their rounds of layoffs. That day will be March 15th when I start my new role as a Senior MVP Lead for Microsoft Office.

Microsoft Mulls Purchase of TikTok as US Government Appears Set to Order Divestment from ByteDance

Social Media Today

Microsoft is reportedly considering purchasing short-form video app TikTok, as the US Government considers imposing new regulations on its operating capacity

LinkedIn Engagement Continues to Rise, According to Latest Update from Microsoft

Social Media Today

Microsoft has reported that active LinkedIn sessions grew by 24% over the last quarter

Microsoft Adds AI-Powered Auto Captions for Skype Calls

Social Media Today

Microsoft has announced new auto-generated captions for Skype, another advance for audio recognition

Microsoft Leads Effort to Take Down Massive Malware Network

Social Media Today

Microsoft says it has taken action against the Necurs botnet network, one of the world's largest criminal botnet systems

LinkedIn Engagement Continues to Rise, According to Parent Company Microsoft's Latest Update

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LinkedIn engagement continues to rise, according to the latest insights from parent company Microsoft

Difficulty Navigating Digital Walled Gardens from Google, Microsoft, and Apple

David Meerman Scott

The big digital players including Google, Microsoft, and Apple have been forming semi-closed ecosystems around their content and applications for more than a decade

Microsoft’s Future in Digital Marketing

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Over the weekend I got to meet with Romi Mahajan the World Wide Director of the Digital Marketing Platform Group at Microsoft. His role is to create the vision for Digital Marketing as it relates to Microsoft SharePoint 2010 for Internet Sites, Microsoft FAST Search Server technology, and Microsoft Silverlight browser plug-ins to create great digital experiences for its customers and leverage its extensive partner network.

Microsoft Dynamics 365 Training For Your Team – What You Must Remember

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Since the rollout of Microsoft Dynamics 365 in November 2016, we have seen a new approach to CRM. Looking for the Best Microsoft Dynamics 365 Training Courses The ideal way to ensure that your staff is prepared for the jump is to train them well in advance. Remember the right use of Microsoft Dynamics 365 can boost your employees’ productivity and make the CRM process easy. dynamics 365 dynamics 365 training Microsoft dynamics 365 training courses

Do More in Microsoft Dynamics with Oktopost

Oktopost

Today, we’re happy to announce our integration with Microsoft Dynamics 365. Similar to our Salesforce integration, Oktopost is sending engagement data collected from social channels to Microsoft Dynamics and appending it to your leads and contacts.

Microsoft to Launch Microsoft Sway

Bill Hartzer

Microsoft is getting ready to launch a new site or service called Sway. Right now there’s no word from Microsoft officially about what this new product, service, or website will be. But based on the number of domain names that have been purchased recently by Microsoft and their private acquisition of the Sway.com domain name leads me to believe that Sway is launching soon. Registrant Organization: Microsoft Corporation. Admin Organization: Microsoft Corporation.

TikTok Takeover Update: Twitter Looking for a Way In, Microsoft Facing Staff Backlash

Social Media Today

As negotiations continue in the potential sell-off of TikTok, various new considerations are emerging

LinkedIn Engagement Continues to Rise, as Per Microsoft's Latest Performance Report

Social Media Today

LinkedIn's parent company Microsoft has reported that LinkedIn engagement has continued to rise in the most recent quarter

LinkedIn Adds Microsoft's Machine Learning Tools to Improve Content Detection Process

Social Media Today

LinkedIn is adding in Microsoft's machine learning tools to boost its capacity to detect potentially offensive content

Streamline Internal Communication with Oktopost Employee Advocacy for Microsoft Teams

Oktopost

In the era of WFH, business communication platforms like Microsoft Team are mission-critical for driving operational and organizational processes for any department. We’re very excited about this release and our partnership with Microsoft that will benefit our mutual customers.

10 Company and Product Branding Tips from Microsoft

Convince & Convert

» Social Media Case Studies brand awareness corporate social media microsoft product branding skype social media branding social media magic social media strategy xbox At Rival IQ, we see tens of thousands of companies, products, and people come through our system. This gives me a unique view of what organizations are doing not only for their digital strategy but also with their overall brand marketing.

Apple vs Microsoft: Tablet Market Clash between iPad and Windows 8

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Microsoft has already previewed its ARM compatible Windows 8 and a dedicated app store called the Windows Store for it. But when it comes to Windows 8, iPad may be grounded on the fact that Microsoft’s firmware is more enterprise friendlier and innovative. No one will be doubtful of the fact that Apple can sell tens of millions of new iPad units even before any Microsoft OEM starts assembling its first Windows 8 tablet.

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Big Tech Earnings: Microsoft And Alphabet Signal Q2 Could Be A Bottom

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Big Tech earnings were off to a solid start on Tuesday when Microsoft and Google reported stable revenue growth and margins that are unchanged from recent macro conditions.

Microsoft Reports that LinkedIn is Seeing 'Record Levels of Engagement'

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LinkedIn has reported that engagement on the platform is at record levels as a result of feed improvements

Microsoft Sitcom Coming? Microsoft Registers MicroSitcom Domains

Bill Hartzer

Microsoft Corporation just registered two interesting domain names: Micrositcom.com. Certainly, I wouldn’t be surprised if there was an upcoming sitcom related to Microsoft. A Google search for “micrositcom” doesn’t really bring up anything interesting or related to Microsoft. As you might know by now, one of the things that I follow on a regular basis is the domain names that companies register.

Why The Microsoft-Activision Deal Is Good For Mark Zuckerberg And Meta

Forbes Social Media

To buy anything, Meta will want to show that Microsoft and others are also purchasing things, like Activision Blizzard. Meta wants to do M&A. Regulators already think it's a monopoly, limiting those plans.

Microsoft’s Stock May Fall Another 10%

Forbes Social Media

Microsoft's stock has fallen about 11% since peaking on September 2, but that may only be the beginning. Social Media /social-media Innovation /innovation Social Media /social-media Innovation Social Media

LinkedIn and Microsoft Announce New Windows 10 App

Myrland Marketing

Today came the first noticeable result of Microsoft’s 2016 $26.2 This morning, LinkedIn and Microsoft announced they are rolling out an app for LinkedIn for use by Windows 10 customers. If you’ve spent any time around Microsoft the past few years, you will know everything at the start menu revolves around tiles like these: Save Time By Downloading The LinkedIn App To Your Windows 10 Smart Menu. LinkedIn is on a bit of a roll.

Romi Mahajan leaves Microsoft to Join Metavana as CMO

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Long time friend and well respected CMO buddy of mine Romi Mahajan is leaving Microsoft to join Metavana. A: After an aggregate of 9 years at Microsoft, being the CMO of a $100M dollar digital agency, and a writer, I wanted to get back to my roots in terms of “building” something that had huge customer promise and could make a dent in reality as we know it. Related posts: Microsoft’s Future in Digital Marketing Over the weekend I got to meet with Romi.

Microsoft Advertising: Insights Podcast

Jason Yormark

Microsoft’s Stocks Faces Even Steeper Declines

Forbes Social Media

Microsoft's stock has fallen by a staggering 27% from its peak on February 10, but that may only be the start

Microsoft’s Stock Faces A Sharp Reversal

Forbes Social Media

Microsoft's stock is running into some technical trouble that may result in shares falling. Social Media /social-media Innovation /innovation Social Media /social-media Innovation Social Media

Swimming into the Torpedo: How Microsoft Transitioned to Virtual Events

WebInKnow

Why do some virtual events succeed while others miss the mark? One likely reason is that organizations simply try to recreate the in-person event they are familiar with digitally. Unfortunately, they fail to find the right medium and methodology for virtual success.

Microsoft Registers 43 Microsoft Surface Domain Names

Bill Hartzer

In the past 24 hours, Microsoft has registered 43 new domain names–all related to their new Microsoft Surface tablet. All in all, Microsoft registered 47 new domain names in the past 24 hours, three of them were cloud-related and one was related to Microsoft “flight” Here is the list of Microsoft Surface domain names, which includes some typos, that Microsoft registered: bingsurface.com. microsoft-surface-tablet.com.

To Escape Elon Musk, Twitter May Need To Sell Itself To … Microsoft?

Forbes Social Media

Twitter could run out of options and need to find a so-called white knight, a friendly buyer that it views as more suitable than the electric-car mogul. Social Media /social-media Innovation /innovation Social Media /social-media News news lists markets

The Microsoft Surface's Beauty is Only "Surface Deep"

Stay N' Alive

As a long-time Microsoft fan (my first computers were all PCs), and with all my excitement about Windows 8, I was very excited about the Microsoft Surface. In fact, I was so excited that despite Press not getting complimentary Surface tablets (or even trial ones) at Microsoft's recent Windows Build conference, I went out and bought my own. It is by far Microsoft's most beautiful device and operating system to date. Microsoft Office tends to lag.

Top programming Languages In High Demand At Google, Facebook, Microsoft, and other MNCs

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Google , Microsoft, and Facebook are the biggest and most well-known tech companies in the world. Today we are listing the ones essential if you are aiming to get a job at Google, Microsoft or Facebook. .