Microsoft Teams

Microsoft launches Mesh, a platform for virtual meetings in Teams

While many companies and organizations insist on returning employees to the office, Microsoft suggests trying a new type of “hybrid” work, writes Engadget. We are talking about the Mesh virtual communication platform that worked through Microsoft Teams. The idea was to allow employee avatars to meet in one place, even ... Read more

Updated Microsoft Teams client is now available for Windows and Mac

The updated Microsoft Teams client, which is much faster and less demanding, is now available for Windows and Mac users. The company assures that the new client is 50% faster to load the application, join calls, and switch between chats and channels than the classic client. Switching to Edge WebView2 ... Read more

Microsoft separates Teams from Office 365 and Microsoft 365 for users in Europe

On October 1, Microsoft will separate Teams from Office 365 and Microsoft 365 in the European Union. In doing so, the company will finally fulfill the promise it made back in April, writes Engadget. After that, the monthly cost of Microsoft 365 and Office 365 for European customers will be ... Read more

Microsoft has faced an EU investigation over possible competition violations

Microsoft faced an investigation by the European Union due to concerns that the company is crowding out competitors by unfairly bundling Teams with its Office 365 and Microsoft 365 packages, Bloomberg reports. The European Commission said it had opened a formal investigation into whether Microsoft may have breached EU competition ... Read more

Virtual makeup by Maybelline: Microsoft introduced a new AI function to Teams users

Microsoft introduced a new feature based on artificial intelligence to Teams users. This is a set of “virtual makeup” filters, writes The Verge. Filters are similar to effects that change the appearance. The Maybelline Beauty app will provide Teams users with 12 unique looks with the ability to choose different ... Read more

Built-in Microsoft Teams will be removed from Windows 11

Microsoft is preparing to remove the built-in Microsoft Teams app from Windows 11, nearly two years after the integration was first announced. This is reported by The Verge. The Chat functionality will be replaced by a more flexible free version of Microsoft Teams, which is also available as a Windows ... Read more

Microsoft Teams communities are now available for Windows 11, followed by Windows 10 and macOS

Microsoft is improving the free version of Microsoft Teams for Windows 11. The built-in app now includes support for Microsoft Teams communities, the company’s answer to Facebook and the Discord platform. This is reported by The Verge. The company launched Microsoft Teams communities in December for families, friends and small ... Read more

Microsoft Teams 2.0 will greatly improve performance. The app should be available next month

Microsoft is preparing to launch the Teams 2.0 update. The new version of the program should significantly improve performance and use of PC resources. Currently, testing has already begun in the company. Also, some of the work can be seen by users of the built-in version in Windows 11. But ... Read more