Show 33 - Part 1: News on SharePoint, Viva, Teams and a change of role

This week we chat about intros as Al works out how to intro his new role and then we cover news on SharePoint functionality, a change in model for SPFX releases, new stuff for Viva and record numbers for Teams. And we laughed at Kevin's sunburnt head.


Immersive Reader in SharePoint - SharePoint Roadmap Pitstop April 2021

WhiteBoard moved into OneDrive  - Enable Microsoft Whiteboard for your organization - Office Support

WhiteBoard being upgraded in Teams - 


SharePoint Framework Public Previews - Release Candidates

CLI for Microsoft 365 3.9 Release with SPFx Public Preview Upgrade Support

SharePoint Framework 1.12.1 Released


Announcing Viva Learning public preview - Microsoft Tech Community

Microsoft Viva Insights: Home-tab – Vesa Nopanen – My Teams & Microsoft 365 Day 

Alexandria in Microsoft Viva Topics: from big data to big knowledge - Microsoft Research

Yammer and Viva Topics -


145 million active users (that's 130 million "you're on mute" a day according to Jeremy Thake)


M365 Dev Podcast - CLI in Containers with Garry Trinder (



12 May - Teams Nation


14/15 May - SPS Philly


19 May - M365 S&C UG

  • Syntex for compliance labelling - Kev
  • Office Message Encryption - Patrick van Bemmelen
  • May 2021 | Meetup


29 May - SPS Cologne

Commsverse sep 15th and 16th - Commsverse - The Microsoft Teams Conference

South Coast Summit = 16th October South Coast Summit – A Microsoft Cloud Technology Conference