Satya Nadella, the Microsoft CEO is a fascinating man! It is rare and refreshing to see a major tech executive who just cannot do charisma. The negative charisma he exudes when speaking at events is beyond the ability of any instrument to measure. I hope the Samaritans put up tents outside the conference venue, and that they get in extra … Continue reading Satya Nadella, a fascinating man with a cunning plan
Avid aficionados of Beyond the PC might have deduced that we have a bit of soft spot for OneDrive, Microsoft’s cloud storage offering. In fact we love it! Windows and Windows Phone users have had it great for years. Now that Microsoft have unleashed equally great apps for Android, iOS and OS X as part of … Continue reading Save big on Office 365 + OneDrive
Microsoft are making it really hard for us to avoid looking like slavish fanboys with their announcements, but we like to keep our readers well informed of great deals on great products. As long-term OneDrive users, on our phones, computers and tablets, we’ve been delighted with the general improvements to the service, and how it now works equally on all the platforms and devices we use.
If you do not use OneNote, you really should! It would have been very useful when I did my DPhil, much more so than the Psion Series 5 MX I used to make notes with. The free OneNote apps for Windows 8.1 and Windows Phone are brilliant. The OneNote 2013 desktop app which is included in Office 365 is even more so, and … Continue reading Microsoft delivers – OneNote and Xbox music
Not only is OneDrive bundled with Office 365, it comes with effectively unlimited storage. It is fast, easy, and can store any type of file, and is accessible anywhere. OneDrive now has full feature parity both on Windows and Apple desktop and laptops as well as on tablets and phones. Consequently, if you are unlucky enough … Continue reading Microsoft Delivers – OneDrive and OneDrive for Business for Everyone