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‘STOP IT THEY CAN READ TEAMS CHATS?!’: TikToker raises alarm after saying employers can read employees’ private messages on Microsoft Teams

'This is why I do not make friends or message anyone in work chats.'

On Sep 6, 2022 by Rebekah Harding

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‘I swear Teams is trying to get me fired’: Worker rants about Microsoft Teams setting her activity status to ‘yellow’ without her consent

'I go yellow when I’m on Zoom calls. I am actively working, Teams!'

On Sep 6, 2022 by Cecilia Lenzen

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‘They’re using a carrier pigeon’: Creator’s video slamming Microsoft’s Outlook sparks email debate

'Outlook was created by a person who was never once in their entire life needed to email a single person.'

On Sep 4, 2022 by Maria Poggi

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TikTok vulnerability could have let hackers take over your account with just one click

The bug affected at least 1.5 billion TikTok users across the globe.

On Sep 1, 2022 by Mikael Thalen

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‘I just don’t respond’: Is it OK to message co-workers with a simple ‘Hello’ on Microsoft Teams? The question is sparking debate

'And then you have to stare at them typing for an eternity.'

On Aug 25, 2022 by Gavia Baker-Whitelaw

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‘This is why they want all of y’all back at work!!’: Worker says remote workers should always say ‘yes’ when asked if Microsoft Teams is down, sparking debate

'And that’s the WFH code!!! Rule #1.'

On Aug 22, 2022 by Braden Bjella

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‘It’s the worst part of working in the corporate world’: Remote worker rants about Microsoft Teams being a ‘narc,’ says application wrongfully sets her status as ‘away’

'Mine is yellow while actively working and I want to scream!'

On Aug 8, 2022 by Melody Heald

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Minecraft bans NFTs

Minecraft said NFTs take away from enjoyment of the game.

On Jul 21, 2022 by Jacob Seitz

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‘Why does it look the same as when I used it in the 90s’: Worker goes from a Gmail and Zoom office to new job that uses Microsoft Teams, sparking debate

'Teams is so much better than zoom it’s not even comparable.'

On Jul 9, 2022 by Melody Heald

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‘It’s crazy how many people are brainwashed into loving work’: Woman leaves YouTube video of fake Microsoft update on her computer to get out of working

'Now that is a life hack.'

On Jun 24, 2022 by Lauren Castro

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Digital groups rally as Apple pushes back against App Store legislation

Digital rights groups launch an educational campaign to push for antitrust reform, according to a press release.

On Apr 14, 2022 by Jacob Seitz

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‘This is so dystopian y’all’: TikToker urges people working from home get a ‘mouse jiggler’ to make it seem like they are working, sparking debate (updated)

'As a manager, I don't track my staff.'

On Mar 3, 2022 by Brooke Sjoberg

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Microsoft purchases Bethesda for $7.5 billion

The deal is the largest ever for a video game studio.

On Sep 21, 2020 by Michelle Jaworski

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Walmart (?!) joins the fray to acquire TikTok, report says

Walmart is reportedly joining a bid with Microsoft.

On Aug 27, 2020 by Andrew Wyrich

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It’s time to say your goodbyes to Internet Explorer

The old-school browser will officially lose support next year.

On Aug 20, 2020 by Andrew Wyrich