Microsoft has revealed a new deal for users currently under competing cloud storage services. Businesses can now switch to OneDrive for free and use it until their contract with a competing service ends.
Microsoft February 7, 2018
Microsoft services encountered issues as many users were unable to access their accounts in Outlook, OneDrive, and Xbox Live. This comes days after a similar problem prevented people from signing into their cloud services.
Microsoft March 22, 2017
Users are growing upset about reported sightings of Microsoft’s self-promotion for its cloud service OneDrive on Windows 10’s File Explorer. The new ad follows a similar string of placements in the past.
Apps/Software March 10, 2017
Microsoft announced sweeping changes to its OneDrive and SharePoint services during its Ignite conference. The company also released a roadmap of the changes for business users, including the schedule of their respective release.
Microsoft September 29, 2016
Microsoft Office, Skype and OneDrive will be pre-installed in millions of select Lenovo devices that run the Android OS. Lenovo has yet to announce exactly which mobile devices will have Microsoft apps baked into their system, but the deal will also cover Motorola gadgets.
Apps/Software August 23, 2016
OneDrive users not subscribed to Office 365 will have their free storage space allowance reduced from 15 GB to 5 GB starting July 27, according to Microsoft. Access to the free 15 GB 'camera roll bonus' will also be removed.
Apps/Software April 24, 2016
Microsoft's OneDrive has been updated to version 6.13.1. The new update includes bug fixes and an all-new feature that will make the app more efficient for document processing on the go.
Apps/Software April 4, 2016
Microsoft is downgrading the amount of free storage available to OneDrive users from 15 GB to 5 GB. However, users can keep their storage by signing up on a dedicated website, but they will have to do so this weekend.
Internet January 30, 2016
With the announcement, the company will take the extra step to let users know if they have evidence that their cyber attacker is 'state-sponsored,' working on behalf of a country.
Apps/Software December 31, 2015
Microsoft has announced that it is letting users keep their 15 GB of free storage as opposed to what it laid out in November. Here's what users need to do, though, to keep their storage.
Apps/Software December 12, 2015
Amazon is offering a massive discount on Cloud Drive subscription fee. Customers can pay $5 for one year and get unlimited cloud storage for a year.
Internet November 30, 2015
Just over a year ago, Microsoft decided to provide Office 365 subscribers with unlimited OneDrive storage. The company is now taking back the decision, with Microsoft citing the reason of abusive users for the changes.
Apps/Software November 3, 2015
A date has been set for the launch of Office 2016, but Microsoft hasn't officially confirmed pricing and availability for the productivity suite.
Apps/Software August 25, 2015
Microsoft's OneDrive cloud service has received a new update that facilitates working with others, and will notify you when someone else edits a shared file. The update brings other neat options as well.
Apps/Software August 12, 2015
Microsoft is introducing a tool that will let victims of revenge porn request the removal of links from Bing, OneDrive and Xbox Live. This is the latest of the company's efforts to curb revenge porn, in which sexually explicit pictures of people are shared without their consent.
Internet July 23, 2015
Are you ready for Windows 10? The new Microsoft OS is launching on July 29 and is bringing along a bunch of exciting new features for PC gamers.
Apps/Software July 23, 2015
Google has released a plugin for Drive that lets Microsoft Office communicate directly with a user's Google Drive folder, allowing users to open and save files stored in Drive directly from Office.
Apps/Software July 22, 2015
Microsoft is testing a new app called OneClip, which will allow users to copy and paste text across different platforms. It's likely to come out alongside Windows 10.
Apps/Software May 24, 2015
iOS apps using a flawed open-source code library could be vulnerable to man-in-the-middle attacks by hackers who want your private information.
Apps/Software April 22, 2015
Microsoft recently updated its OneDrive app for iOS users, which allows for viewing of cloud-based photos on their Apple Watch. In addition to viewing photos, users can also find photos according to tags and delete photos from the Watch.
Apps/Software April 21, 2015
Thinking of moving your files to the cloud? You're not alone. Here is how to choose the best cloud storage service that's right for you.
Internet March 27, 2015
With Windows Phone owning an almost non-existent part of the mobile market, Microsoft looks to other platforms to sell its software.
Business March 24, 2015
Office 2016 for Mac is available for preview and touts some nice new features and updates to familiar productivity tools. The preview, however, will only run on Yosemite.
Apps/Software March 7, 2015
Microsoft doesn't have a new flagship smartphone, but it hopes its software can attract business users to buy one of its new mid-tier handsets.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 3, 2015
In a bid to entice consumers to shift to OneDrive, Microsoft is offering existing Dropbox users free 100GB storage space for a year on the company's own cloud storage service.
Internet February 20, 2015
Microsoft spends $200 million on an interesting new acquisition that will help the Windows maker position itself as the cloud provider of choice.
Business December 2, 2014
Microsoft and Dropbox collaborate in the most unholy of partnerships by integrating Office apps with Dropbox cloud storage. Now, users can edit their Word, Excel and PowerPoint files right from Dropbox.
Deals November 5, 2014
Microsoft and Dropbox are partnering in an attempt to offer Dropbox users better support for Microsoft products and Dropbox users greater Microsoft support. It's a surprising move by Microsoft given its increasing push to the cloud.
Internet November 4, 2014
Microsoft lures the Apple faithful into Office 365 subscriptions with a tightening up of its release schedule of Office programs for Mac. To kick things off, Microsoft is delivering an updated version of Outlook for Mac.
Computers October 31, 2014
Microsoft is providing Office 365 subscribers an early Christmas present. The company is rolling out unlimited OneDrive storage to members over the coming months.
Apps/Software October 29, 2014
Office 365 will include unlimited storage space as Microsoft begins washing away the tiers that once divided its OneDrive service. The move comes after Microsoft reported growth to investors regarding its cloud services.
Apps/Software October 27, 2014
Microsoft introduces the newest member of its Office family. Sway adds a coat of professional polish to presentations and simplifies the design process.
Apps/Software October 1, 2014
iPhone and iPad users who are finding it difficult to upgrade to iOS 8 due to storage limits, can now find relief in Microsoft OneDrive as the software giant has come out to help.
Internet September 23, 2014
Microsoft unifies the OneDrive experience on Android devices, though business and pleasure are still kept separate. The iOS and Windows Phone version of the app also received updates, but unification is still a few months away.
Apps/Software August 28, 2014
Another child porn culprit is now in prison after being caught by Microsoft with child abuse related images on his OneDrive account. The software giant used a technology called PhotoDNA to help with the find.
Internet August 9, 2014
Microsoft has done the unthinkable by making its OneDrive app available on every major platform. The software manufacturer is so far the only company that supports every major platform with its cloud storage app.
Apps/Software August 7, 2014
With the NSA and Heartbleed debacle still hot in our memories, Microsoft finally encrypted Outlook.com and OneDrive connections. The company is the latest to act against the spy agency.
Internet July 4, 2014
Microsoft is increasing storage limits and lowering prices for its OneDrive cloud storage service in order to stay competitive with Google Drive and others.
Business Tech June 24, 2014
Apple isn't going to sit around while the cloud market disappears. This is why the giant from Cupertino launched its new iCloud Drive service, designed for cloud storage and computing.
Internet June 10, 2014
Before you get quick on downloading Microsoft Office for iPad, you might as well check out these five things about it so you know what you can expect once you finally have it in your iOS tablet.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 31, 2014
One product must go so one can be improved and that seems to be the reason why the end of Qik is near. The once popular app breathes its last breath of freedom.
Apps/Software March 20, 2014
The Cloud Storage Wars have begun. Google cuts its price for cloud storage subscriptions on Google Drive by as much as 80 percent on Thursday. How will Dropbox and OneDrive respond?
Business Tech March 15, 2014
Microsoft has renamed Office Web Apps as Office Online and tweaked the service for a more cohesive user experience.
Apps/Software February 23, 2014
Microsoft threw a big punch at competitors by giving users a chance to get 100GB of free storage upon its launch.
Internet February 22, 2014
Microsoft made the transition from SkyDrive to OneDrive official today. The company is offering many incentives to users in hopes that they switch over to OneDrive.
Apps/Software February 19, 2014