In brief: Microsoft’s Fluid Framework documents explained

In brief: Microsoft’s Fluid Framework documents explained

With users now able to get their hands on Microsoft’s latest document format — rolled out under the umbrella of the Fluid Framework — the company is hoping it can deliver on its promises of better productivity and collaboration online. The Fluid Framework was announced at Microsoft’s Build developer conference in 2019, and at Build […]
Facebook’s Workplace embraces video, touts new users amid pandemic

Facebook’s Workplace embraces video, touts new users amid pandemic

Workplace, Facebook’s enterprise collaboration offering, got a variety of new features this week designed to strengthen the platform and help users better collaborate during the ongoing pandemic. As for Workplace, Facebook said the app now has more than 5 million paid...
Microsoft touts new business features slated for Edge

Microsoft touts new business features slated for Edge

Microsoft on Tuesday spelled out some of the business-designed additions and improvements it plans for the Edge browser. The Chromium-based Edge, which Microsoft debuted in stable form in January, was to have been slowly rolled out to a subset of users “in the...
VMware, Dell add heft to on-prem cloud service

VMware, Dell add heft to on-prem cloud service

Aiming to help customers handle growing on-premises workloads, VMware and Dell EMC have bolstered their co-developed cloud software. First introduced in 2018, VMware Cloud on Dell EMC is intended to help enterpise customers move on-premises infrastructure and...
Microsoft unveils .NET MAUI for cross-platform apps

Microsoft unveils .NET MAUI for cross-platform apps

Microsoft has unveiled .NET Multi-platform App UI, aka .NET MAUI, a UI framework for building cross-platform applications on Microsoft .NET 6. .NET 6 is due to arrive in a preview in November and become generally available in 2021. Introduced at the Microsoft Build...