The writing was on the wall for quite some time; Microsoft finally made the announcement that it has launched the new subscription service Microsoft 365 and that it will migrate Office 365 Personal and Home users to the new plans automatically in the coming weeks.
The company calls it "the subscription service for your life to help you make the most of your time, connect, and protect the ones you love, and to develop and grow".
At its core, Microsoft 365 is still Office 365 but with lots of AI and cloud services added to the mix.
An evolution of Office 365, Microsoft 365 builds on the foundation of Office infusing new artificial intelligence (AI), rich content and templates, and cloud-powered experiences to empower you to become a better writer, presenter, designer, manager of your finances, and deepen your connection to the people in your life.
Microsoft 365 will feature a new Family Safety app that Microsoft plans to roll out as a preview in the coming months.
Microsoft highlights some of the new features of Microsoft 365 in a new blog post on the company's website. Here is a summary of that lengthy post:
The new Microsoft 365 is rolling out to Office 365 customers and will become available for new customers worldwide on April 21, 2020. The price remains the same
Small and medium-sized businesses may want to check out the new Microsoft 365 offerings for small and medium-sized businesses.
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