Salesforce and Microsoft connect email and CRM with Lightning for Outlook

Sales people want to spend more time selling and less time doing the administrative tasks associated with it, and Microsoft Corp. and Salesforce say they want to help with a new feature for Outlook.

Published on: June 30th, 2016 Eric Emin Wood

Here are the top 10 anti-spam products that actually work

Austria-based security testing organization AV Comparatives (AVC) recently tested 12 high-profile spam filter software products for effectiveness and useability. Overall, 10 of the products tested blocked more than 90 per cent of the

Published on: April 27th, 2016 Eric Emin Wood

Microsoft rolls out revamped Outlook app for iOS and Android

It’s been a busy couple of days for Microsoft Corp., what with the release of not one, but two of its flagship products for mobile. Today, the Redmond, Wash.-based company announced it has

Published on: January 29th, 2015 Candice So

Canada’s most Googled tech terms in 2013

Outlook, the iPhone 5S, and BlackBerry 10 – here in Canada, these topped our list of the most oft-Googled tech terms in 2013. Every year, Google Inc. releases its list of the most

Published on: December 23rd, 2013 Candice So

5 Outlook shortcuts you need to know

Outlook: Love it or hate it, there's room for improvement.Personally, I tend to view Microsoft's information manager as bloated, confusing, and frequently annoying, which is why I'm always on the lookout for ways

Published on: April 20th, 2012 Rick Broida

Microsoft Outlook: 5 catastrophes and how to fix them

You use Microsoft Outlook to manage your email, yourappointments, your contacts, and your to-do lists. In other words, youuse it to manage your work life. So when this program doesn't behave the way

Published on: August 24th, 2011 Lincoln Spector

Getting serious about e-mail security

E-mail is one of the most widely used forms of communication today. Estimates from May 2009 suggest that around 250 billion--with a "B"--e-mails are sent every day. That equates to more than 2.8

Published on: December 2nd, 2010 Tony Bradley

QuoteFix — a great way to rectify messaging flaws

When it comes to e-mail etiquette, I'm old-school. For example, I always use plain text instead of styled text or HTML when composing messages. But perhaps my most old-school habit is that I

Published on: October 12th, 2010 Dan Frakes

How to stop networking and start connecting

Only connect! ... Only connect the prose and the passion and both will be exalted, and human love will be seen at its height. Live in fragments no longer. -- E.M. Forster, Howards

Published on: September 3rd, 2010 Joaquim P. Menezes

Gmail once again shows up corporate e-mail with Priority Inbox

Google has started rolling out a new Gmail feature which automatically prioritizes incoming email into categories its believes reflect each message's importance to the receiver. The most important messages are tagged ‘Important' and

Published on: September 2nd, 2010 John E. Dunn

Google chips away at office workers’ strong Microsoft Outlook bonds

In its bold march to become a credible collaboration and communication suite for businesses, Google Apps has encountered a frequent roadblock that has proven more vexing than expected to circumvent: good old Microsoft

Published on: August 17th, 2009 Juan Carlos Perez

Great ways to boost your productivity on Microsoft Outlook

Do you depend on Microsoft Outlook for your e-mail and scheduling needs? Are you annoyed with the e-mail client? Well, join the club--thousands of Outlook users are lobbying Microsoft for improvements in the

Published on: August 5th, 2009 Rick Broida

Two smart

Microsoft Office 2007 isn't cheap. The full standard edition lists for $399, and other editions cost between $149 and $499. Besides rare promotions like last year's "Ultimate Steal," Microsoft Corp. will discount its

Published on: March 10th, 2009 Eric Lai

Ten reasons why Microsoft Outlook should be your email client of choice

Most of us have a love-hate relationship with e-mail. It's allegedly our servant, but, let's face it, we are often its slaves.Many of us also have a similar relationship with our e-mail client.

Published on: February 12th, 2009 Lynn Greiner