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Filipino Language now available on Microsoft Translator

Filipino in Microsoft Translator

Leading the efforts to support and increase the reach of communication globally and locally, Microsoft Translator announces the addition of Filipino together with five other Austronesian languages, including Malagasy, Fijian, Samoan, Tahitian and Tongan. These new languages mark the addition to over 50 languages already available in the translation tool. … Read more »

World Teacher’s Day: A Dedication to Teachers Who Tech

Asignacion, a Microsoft Innovative Educator (MIE), and her colleagues after a training session

We celebrate World Teacher’s Day for the whole month of October by looking at three Microsoft Innovative Educators who have disrupted—in a good way—their classrooms with technology. Lorelee Dedoroy Asignacion, is a Microsoft Innovative Educator (MIE), teaching at Bata National High School in the Philippines. Her journey began in 2012, … Read more »

Enabling startups to thrive in co-working spaces

Tovia Va'aelua - Microsoft Innovative Enterprises Lead Microsoft Philippines presents how Microsoft enables coworking spaces like Penbrothers

MAKATI CITY, PHILIPPINES, 28 September 2016 – Leading the efforts to support and empower small, start-up businesses to be productive in the workplace, Microsoft and Penbrothers showcase what the latest cloud technology combined with a new working environment can offer. Co-working space jam Think community, openness, collaboration, sustainability – in a shared working … Read more »

Microsoft upgrades technology use in the workplace with Office 365 E5

Cian O'Neill, Chief Operating and Chief Marketing Officer for Microsoft Philippines, talks about digital transformation before introducing the new Office 365 E5

Makati City, PHILIPPINES, 22 September 2016 – In today’s complex data-driven enterprises, the productivity and profitability of businesses now depends on quality and secure communication, collaboration, and data analytics. Leading the digital transformation of the workplace, Microsoft Philippines brings office technology to a new level as it launches the latest … Read more »

Surprising things you didn’t know about Microsoft Excel

Admit it, when you hear Microsoft Excel, you immediately think of calculations, formulas, graphs and tables – things usually used for organizing and analysis of data making charts, and other related whatnots. Did you know that Excel can actually be used for other interesting stuff like art and gaming? You … Read more »

5 reasons why everyone should learn to code


By Clarissa Segismundo, Education Lead, Microsoft Philippines 12 September is not just the 256th day of the year – it is also International Programmer’s Day, a time for us to celebrate the architects behind our increasingly digital world. In case you’re wondering- the number 256 symbolizes the number of distinct … Read more »

Microsoft Philippines and Asian Development Bank hold DigiGirlz Philippines

Empowering IT Girls in bridging the gender gap in the tech industry Manila, PHILIPPINES, 24 August 2016, Microsoft Philippines, in a joint partnership with Asian Development Bank (ADB), launched the first-ever “DigiGirlz 2016 Philippines,” one of Microsoft’s flagship programs that encourages and provides opportunities for young girls to take up STEM-related course … Read more »