Outlook.com Apps & APIs


Technology Description

Microsoft extended its Office 365 as a platform for developers to include Outlook.com support, giving you a chance to build email and calendar apps for millions of customers. These apps are easy to build and use open web technologies (HTML and Javascript) as well as REST APIs to access mail, calendar and contact data in Outlook.com & Office 365. You can build an app today and it’ll be available in Office 365 and Outlook Web App to start, and then Outlook.com in 2015.

Technology Tutorials / Documentation

Mail app is a webpage hosted in Outlook & designed to be contextual, easily accessible, and enhance the user’s overall experience. Just build one app that runs across Outlook rich client, Outlook Web App, OWA for Devices and soon Outlook.com! Office 365 REST APIs for Mail, calendar and contacts + OAuth 2.0 enable apps to connect to Office 365 & soon Outlook.com using any web development technology and language. Learn more https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/office/fp161135(v=office.15).aspx

Technology Organization

Office 365 is the most prolific and user-empowering productivity suite. From home to business, from desktop to web and the devices in between, Office delivers the tools to get work done.

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Our team is excited to announce our initiative to host the Accelerate 2015 Hackathon (Feb. 7-8, 2015) -- San Francisco’s largest hackathon -- as part of DeveloperWeek 2015! Aside from $50,000+ in sponsor prizes, developers can tackle crowd-voted challenges and engage in 2 rounds of judging.

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