The Microsoft News Briefing is a weekly feature that highlights the top Microsoft news stories of the past week. Sit back, have some coffee and enjoy what you read!
Minecraft surpasses 1 trillion views on YouTube
This week saw Minecraft passes the milestone of 1 trillion views on YouTube, both Mojang and YouTube celebrate the achievement.
End to End Encryption for Team Calls Starts Deployment
Microsoft Teams users have started receive end-to-end encrypted calls. IT admins will need to enable E2EE for it to be available.
Microsoft is pushing some Office customers towards an annual subscription to avoid price increases
Some Office customers will promote annual subscription to avoid 20% price increase, after Microsoft announced that monthly subscriptions will cost 20% more than their annual counterparts.
Xbox Countdown sale offers significant savings on over 900 digital games
The Xbox Countdown sale starts this weekand Microsoft are offering up to 50% off more than 900 digital games. The sale will last until January 3.
That’s it for this week. We’ll be back next week with more Microsoft news.
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