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Although Apple's built in Mail and Calendar apps are pretty good, many companies prefer to standardise and have everyone using the same mail and calendar client regardless of the computing platform they use. But Outlook for Mac has always seemed to be a step or two behind its Windows counterpart.

Today, Microsoft has announced that a number of highly requested features (which I think is code for "stuff we do in Windows but never got around to on the Mac") are making their way onto Macs.

Predicting the future is near impossible -- but that doesn‘t stop us all from having a red hot go. Human beings have been predicting the future since the beginning of history and the results range from the hilarious to the downright uncanny.

One thing all future predictions have in common: they‘re rooted in our current understanding of how the world works. It‘s difficult to escape that mindset. We have no idea how technology will evolve, so our ideas are connected to the technology of today.


I recently encountered a problem with my Outlook mobile app where I'm unable to access my emails. It happens every now and then. I'll see a "Please wait while we download your messages" alert come up when I launch the app and it stays there no matter how long I wait. It seems a lot of people have experienced this problem. Luckily, there's an easy fix.


Microsoft has launched Outlook Customer Manager, a tool that will be integrated into Office 365, that aims to help small businesses make the most of their interactions with their clients. Customer Manager can automatically organise customer information neatly in one place within the Microsoft Outlook email client. There's also a dedicated mobile app for the new tool. Here's what you need to know.


It's hard to think about email without putting a G in front of it. Despite Gmail's renown as one of the best email services on the internet, Microsoft's Outlook.com has spent the last few years building itself into a competent competitor. In today's showdown, we put these two behemoths of email to the test.


Microsoft Outlook is the de facto email and calendaring client in most offices -- and it can help manage your tasks and notes as well. Beyond just clicking Send and Receive, there are lots of things you can do to improve your Outlook workflow, such as sharing your calendar and auto-filtering emails.


Microsoft's Outlook 2016 currently has a bug that deletes emails from your inbox if they're stored on an email server or duplicates emails in your inbox. This issue only affects Outlook 2016 configured to download emails using the POP3 standard. If you're currently experiencing one of these problems, here's a way to work around it while Microsoft tries to figure out a more permanent fix.


Outlook on desktop was starting to look outdated, but the colossus of email clients has found new life on mobile and web -- and there's more to the software than you might think. Whether you use the desktop client every day or have been dabbling in the new apps for iOS and Android, here are our favourite tricks for getting more from Outlook.


Email is the technology tool everyone relies on and yet perhaps also hates (it's the cockroach of the internet!). Love it or hate it, we could probably all stand to improve our email skills, from managing our inboxes to sending more elegant email messages. Here are ten of the top mistakes we make with our email.