Teams

  • Microsoft Teams goes full Brady Bunch rolling out 3×3 video calls

    Microsoft Teams is facing some serious competition from Zoom and Zoom offering a Gallery View that displayed as many as 49 participants, the 2×2 offering from Teams simply wasn’t sufficient. Today Microsoft are rolling out an improvement to Teams that offers a 3×3 layout, delivering the full brady bunch...
  • Office 365 becomes Microsoft 365 on April 21st, Teams to finally kill Skype

    Microsoft has announced a fairly substantial shake up of their online services. What we have known to be Office 365 is now becoming Microsoft 365. For a couple of years now, Microsoft 365 has been offered for business customers, essentially covering Windows and Office desktop licensing for users, as...
  • UNSW lecturer is crushing it in the classroom thanks to Microsoft Teams

    Teachers basically make or break your learning experience. We’ve probably all had great ones and terrible ones and can understand how significantly the best ones can make complex subject easier to understand. With so much content to learn in such a short period of time, having a very organised,...
  • Microsoft Teams has 13 million DAU in just 2 years, overtakes Slack with force

    Today Microsoft announced some very positive user figures for Teams, one of the company’s fastest-growing products ever. Since launching back on March 14th, 2017 Teams has gone from strength to strength and just over 2 years, has amassed 13 million daily active users (DAU). There are more than 19 million...
  • Microsoft Teams moves to Freemium model

    Microsoft Teams has been inaccessible by many small teams and businesses given it’s upfront cost, but today that all changed. The service has now moved to a freemium model where you can get started for free and the features available are actually really impressive. It’s when you reach the...
  • Microsoft Teams will use AI to add depth of field to video calls

    The successor to Skype for Business and Yammer and Groups is Microsoft Teams and the services is maturing quickly. In February the Teams developers added many important new features like PSTN calling and voicemail on mobile for Enterprise Voice licensed customers. That’s interesting for those that are impacted by it, but...
  • UNSW pilot Microsoft Teams, exam pass rate increased from 65% to 85%

    The University of New South Wales (UNSW) in Sydney is trialing Microsoft Teams. As part of a strategic plan to become “Australia’s global university,” the University says they seek out and test technologies to help simplify and extend collaboration—not only among students and faculty, but within organisational work groups, between...
  • TweetDeck adds Team management

      Managing social accounts, especially for popular accounts can be a challenging task. To help manage a large account, you’ll want multiple people to respond to users, this is particularly useful if the account is used for customer support. TweetDeck Teams is a simple way to share access to...