Email Software - Infoworld http://www.infoworld.com/t/1992 en Put to the test: Microsoft's Office 365 on the iPad and Mac http://www.infoworld.com/d/consumerization-of-it/put-the-test-microsofts-office-365-the-ipad-and-mac-240822?source=rss_email_software <div id="blog-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 182px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/office_365_cloud.jpg" alt="Put to the test: Microsoft's Office 365 on the iPad and Mac" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div><p>For years, the world has been begging Microsoft to release its Office suite for the iPad.</p> Applications Consumerization of IT Mobile Technology Microsoft Exchange Microsoft Office 365 Android Mac OS X Microsoft Windows iOS iPad iPhone Email Software Office Software Tue, 22 Apr 2014 10:00:00 +0000 Galen Gruman 240822 at http://www.infoworld.com Lavaboom builds encrypted webmail service to combat snooping http://www.infoworld.com/d/security/lavaboom-builds-encrypted-webmail-service-combat-snooping-240636?source=rss_email_software <p>A new webmail service called <a href="http://lavaboom.com/" target="_blank">Lavaboom</a> promises to provide easy-to-use email encryption without ever learning its users' private encryption keys or message contents.</p> Security Data Loss Prevention Email Software Encryption Internet Privacy Web Applications Thu, 17 Apr 2014 11:46:33 +0000 admin 240636 at http://www.infoworld.com Picking Office 365 is the easy part -- now comes migration http://www.infoworld.com/d/microsoft-windows/picking-office-365-the-easy-part-now-comes-migration-240559?source=rss_email_software <div id="tw-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 182px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/office_365_cloud.jpg" alt="Picking Office 365 is the easy part -- now comes migration" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div> <p>So you've decided to make the move to Office 365. Now you face big questions. How do you get your email data into Office 365? Do you even want to move all your email data into it? Applications Business Intelligence Microsoft Windows Microsoft Exchange Microsoft Office 365 Email Software SaaS Wed, 16 Apr 2014 10:00:00 +0000 J. Peter Bruzzese 240559 at http://www.infoworld.com Update: Yahoo email anti-spoofing policy breaks mailing lists http://www.infoworld.com/d/security/update-yahoo-email-anti-spoofing-policy-breaks-mailing-lists-240068?source=rss_email_software <p>In an attempt to block email spoofing attacks on yahoo.com addresses, Yahoo began imposing a stricter email validation policy that unfortunately breaks the usual workflow on legitimate mailing lists.</p> Security Yahoo Email Software Malware Security Management Security Tools Tue, 08 Apr 2014 14:05:15 +0000 admin 240068 at http://www.infoworld.com 5 cool changes coming for OWA, Office 365, Exchange, and Outlook http://www.infoworld.com/d/microsoft-windows/5-cool-changes-coming-owa-office-365-exchange-and-outlook-239651?source=rss_email_software <div id="blog-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 182px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/Microsoft_to_do.jpg" alt="5 cool changes coming for OWA, Office 365, Exchange, and Outlook" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div><p>The Microsoft Exchange Conference (MEC) is the place for serious Exchange admins to gather and share techniques, gain insights, and get a deeper understanding of the Microsoft Exchange platform. Applications Microsoft Windows Microsoft Exchange Microsoft Office 365 Email Software Office Software Thu, 03 Apr 2014 10:00:00 +0000 J. Peter Bruzzese 239651 at http://www.infoworld.com Google trumpets extra encryption for Gmail, but stays mum on other apps http://www.infoworld.com/d/security/google-trumpets-extra-encryption-gmail-stays-mum-other-apps-239589?source=rss_email_software <p>Google recently trumpeted that it now encrypts Gmail messages while shuffling them among its data centers, an extra security layer aimed at thwarting government and criminal snoops, but didn't say if it applies this protection to its other applications.</p> <p>Asked for clarification, the company declined to comment. "We don't have more details to share beyond the Gmail news, but we're always working in strengthening and encrypting across more services and links," a spokeswoman said via email.</p> Security Google Apps Google Gmail Email Software Encryption SaaS Tue, 01 Apr 2014 19:45:56 +0000 admin 239589 at http://www.infoworld.com Encrypted email startup adds Office 365 compatibility http://www.infoworld.com/d/security/encrypted-email-startup-adds-office-365-compatibility-238931?source=rss_email_software <p><a href="https://www.virtru.com/" target="_blank">Virtru</a> has added Microsoft's Office 365 and Outlook Desktop services to its list of compatible email platforms for its encryption product.</p> <p>The company, based in Washington, D.C. and <a href="http://www.pcworld.com/article/2093640/former-nsa-employee-looks-to-make-email-more-secure.html" target="_blank">launched in January</a>, is targeting people using major email providers who are interested in stronger privacy controls for more secure communication.</p> Security Email Software Encryption Startups Web Services Mon, 24 Mar 2014 12:33:44 +0000 admin 238931 at http://www.infoworld.com Stupid user tricks: The most embarrassing flubs yet http://www.infoworld.com/t/misadventures/stupid-user-tricks-the-most-embarrassing-flubs-yet-238173?source=rss_email_software <div id="blog-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 172px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/oops-sign.jpg" alt="Stupid user tricks: The most embarrassing flubs yet" width="243" height="162" align="right" /><br /><em><p align="right">Credit: Andy Dean</p> </em></div><p>Technology has made it easier than ever to communicate with colleagues and customers from all over the world. It's also made it easier than ever to make ourselves look very, very stupid.</p> Applications Mobile Technology Facebook Misadventures Email Software Smartphones Social Networking Mon, 17 Mar 2014 10:00:00 +0000 Jason Snyder 238173 at http://www.infoworld.com Microsoft finally rolls out Skype-Outlook.com integration to all users http://www.infoworld.com/d/applications/microsoft-finally-rolls-out-skype-outlookcom-integration-all-users-237633?source=rss_email_software <p>After testing a preview version of the Outlook.com-Skype integration for almost a year in some markets, Microsoft has now made it generally available to all users.</p> <p>The link lets users of the Outlook.com webmail service communicate with their Skype contacts via video and audio calls from within their email interface.</p> <p><strong>[ For a quick, smart take on the news you'll be talking about, check out <a href="http://www.infoworld.com/newsletters/subscribe?showlist=infoworld_techbrief&amp;source=ifwelg_fssr">InfoWorld TechBrief</a> -- subscribe today. ]</strong></p> Applications Email Software Applications Unified Communications Tue, 04 Mar 2014 19:22:32 +0000 admin 237633 at http://www.infoworld.com Yahoo breach exposes naked truth about online security http://www.infoworld.com/t/cringely/yahoo-breach-exposes-naked-truth-about-online-security-237460?source=rss_email_software <div id="blog-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 192px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/yahoo_corp.jpg" alt="Yahoo breach exposes naked truth about online security" width="243" height="182" align="right" /><br /><em><p align="right">Credit: Reuters/Kimberly White</p></em></div> Applications Security Yahoo Cringely Email Software Internet Privacy Fri, 28 Feb 2014 23:58:23 +0000 Robert X. Cringely 237460 at http://www.infoworld.com What you need to know about Exchange 2013 SP1 http://www.infoworld.com/d/microsoft-windows/what-you-need-know-about-exchange-2013-sp1-237289?source=rss_email_software <div id="blog-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 182px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/microsoft_exchange_lomo.jpg" alt="What you need to know about Exchange 2013 SP1" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div><p>Whenever a new service pack is released, it is typically like a grab bag of features that may or may not be applicable to your environment -- but you are happy to see them nonetheless.</p> Applications Microsoft Windows Microsoft Exchange Email Software Fri, 28 Feb 2014 11:00:00 +0000 J. Peter Bruzzese 237289 at http://www.infoworld.com Gmail hit by message delivery delay http://www.infoworld.com/d/applications/gmail-hit-message-delivery-delay-237110?source=rss_email_software <p>Delays affected the delivery of messages to Gmail users Tuesday morning, days after key Google Web apps, including Docs and Drive, were hit by a bug lasting more than five hours.</p> <p>Google <a href="http://www.google.com/appsstatus#hl=en&amp;v=issue&amp;ts=1393390799000&amp;sid=1&amp;iid=1aa709fb1e4519ee27a2bee8def8ddbd" target="_blank">acknowledged</a> the Gmail problem at around 5 a.m. U.S. Eastern Time on its Apps Status Dashboard, saying that "messages are being received with a delay."</p> Applications Cloud Computing Google Google Gmail Email Software SaaS Tue, 25 Feb 2014 17:44:22 +0000 admin 237110 at http://www.infoworld.com Friends don't let friends migrate Active Directory alone http://www.infoworld.com/d/microsoft-windows/friends-dont-let-friends-migrate-active-directory-alone-236565?source=rss_email_software <div id="blog-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 182px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/12OPopenent_hp.jpg" alt="Friends don't let friends migrate Active Directory alone" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div><p>One aspect of the IT world I truly appreciate is the community's generosity with their knowledge and time.</p> Microsoft Windows Active Directory Misadventures Windows Server Email Software Tech Support Wed, 19 Feb 2014 11:00:00 +0000 J. Peter Bruzzese 236565 at http://www.infoworld.com Is Microsoft rethinking its decision to build Office for iPad? http://www.infoworld.com/d/mobile-technology/microsoft-rethinking-its-decision-build-office-ipad-236373?source=rss_email_software <p>In appearances in September and October, Steve Ballmer said Microsoft would build native Office editions for iPads and Android tablets, but the company's marketing chief spoke with much less certainty when asked about this on Thursday.</p> <p>At the Goldman Sachs Technology &amp; Internet Conference, Marketing Executive Vice President Tami Reller was asked about Microsoft's willingness to "repurpose" Office for other platforms, even if this means hurting Windows' appeal.</p> Applications Mobile Technology Apple Microsoft Collaboration Software iPad Email Software Mobile Apps Office Software Thu, 13 Feb 2014 23:40:35 +0000 admin 236373 at http://www.infoworld.com IBM to consolidate communication and collaboration wares into Connections suite http://www.infoworld.com/d/applications/ibm-consolidate-communication-and-collaboration-wares-connections-suite-235473?source=rss_email_software <p>IBM will house its email, communication, and collaboration products in its Connections suite, whose scope until now has been limited to ESN (enterprise social networking) software.</p> <p>This means that the Connections bundle will include the Notes/Domino email platform, Docs office productivity apps and Sametime tools for IM, audio/video communications and Web meetings.</p> Applications Cloud Computing IBM Collaboration Software Email Software SaaS Social Networking Fri, 31 Jan 2014 18:08:40 +0000 admin 235473 at http://www.infoworld.com Lavabit to have its day in federal appeals court http://www.infoworld.com/d/security/lavabit-have-its-day-in-federal-appeals-court-235106?source=rss_email_software <p>Lavabit, the private email service that <a href="http://www.infoworld.com/t/data-security/lavabit-shutdown-marks-another-costly-blemish-us-tech-companies-224582">shut down last year</a> after a court order called for its private SSL (secure socket layer) keys, will make its case Tuesday before a U.S. federal appeals court.</p> Applications Security Email Software Encryption Web Services Government Tue, 28 Jan 2014 12:29:28 +0000 admin 235106 at http://www.infoworld.com Spam doesn't lie: American consumers desert PCs for most mundane chore http://www.infoworld.com/d/mobile-technology/spam-doesnt-lie-american-consumers-desert-pcs-most-mundane-chore-234836?source=rss_email_software <p>Traditional PCs were used at historically low rates last quarter to open emails, another sign that a longtime task of those notebooks and desktops has been hijacked by mobile devices, an email-centric firm said today.</p> <p>U.S. consumers used a traditional personal computer to open only about a third of all the spam email they received, with the task shifting more to mobile, a marketing vendor reported.</p> Applications Computer Hardware Mobile Technology Desktop PCs Email Software Smartphones Tablets Mobile Technology Thu, 23 Jan 2014 13:26:35 +0000 uphan 234836 at http://www.infoworld.com Relive the 1990s with these ancient, still-functioning websites http://www.infoworld.com/slideshow/136327/relive-the-1990s-these-ancient-still-functioning-websites-234444?source=rss_email_software <!--paging_filter-->15 websites take us back to the days of 'Pi,' Dole-Kemp '96, and what was hot in tech at the time<div class="field field-type-text field-field-slideshow-dek"> <div class="field-label">Dek:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 15 websites take us back to the days of &#039;Pi,&#039; Dole-Kemp &#039;96, and what was hot in tech at the time </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-slideshow-external-source"> <div class="field-label">External Source:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> pcworld.com </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-slideshow-url-redirect"> <div class="field-label">Redirect Unpublished Slideshow to:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> http://www.infoworld.com/slideshow/136327 </div> </div> </div> Email Software Technology Business Sat, 18 Jan 2014 11:00:00 +0000 admin 234444 at http://www.infoworld.com Moving to Office 365? Dig deep into your options first http://www.infoworld.com/d/microsoft-windows/moving-office-365-dig-deep-your-options-first-233663?source=rss_email_software <div id="tw-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 182px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/Microsoft_Office_hp.jpg" alt="Moving to Office 365? Dig deep into your options first" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div> <p>Measure twice, cut once -- this wise adage explains the value of pausing and making sure you know the potential results of your decisions. Applications Cloud Computing Microsoft Windows Microsoft Exchange Microsoft Office 365 Microsoft SharePoint Email Software SaaS Office Software Wed, 08 Jan 2014 11:00:00 +0000 J. Peter Bruzzese 233663 at http://www.infoworld.com My 3 favorite tools for migrating to Office 365 http://www.infoworld.com/d/microsoft-windows/my-3-favorite-tools-migrating-office-365-232948?source=rss_email_software <div id="blog-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 182px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/office_365_cloud.jpg" alt="TITLE" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div><p>Organizations of all shapes and sizes are making the move to Office 365 (or some form of hosted Exchange) in a desire to eliminate the management of on-premises hardware, disaster recovery, and high availability of their email infrastructure.</p> Applications Cloud Computing Microsoft Windows Microsoft Exchange Microsoft Office 365 Email Software SaaS Office Software Thu, 02 Jan 2014 11:00:00 +0000 J. Peter Bruzzese 232948 at http://www.infoworld.com