India, July 12 -- Microsoft on Wednesday said that 'Microsoft Teams', its professional collaboration software platform, has emerged the fastest growing application in the company's history.

According to Microsoft, Teams has now 13 million daily active users and 19 million weekly active users. It also pointed out that 91 of the Fortune 100 are using its Teams application. The application is available in 53 languages across 181 markets.

Microsoft also announced new features for its Teams platform. Users will now receive priority notifications for important messages. It has also added WhatsApp-like read receipts. With the "Announcements" feature, Teams users can highlight important message in a channel. Users can now also post a single mes...