02/14/2014, For years we have been hearing how Microsoft could be developing a version of Office for the iPad. Given the popularity of the iPad and how Microsoft’s Office suite is just as popular and used by students, office workers, and government officials around the world, the combination of both hardware and software does make sense. However last we heard, Office for the iPad would only arrive once the touch-friendly version […]
12/02/2013, Just like how membership has its privileges, students too, happen to have some privileges of their own in this day and age. For instance, there are restaurants and cafes that offer discounts for students, while they also experience cheaper prices when it comes to watching movies and attending selected courses, depending on which area you live in. Microsoft has a love for students, and they have expressed their affection for […]
10/15/2013, From December 1st, 2013 onward, if you happen to be a student, you will be able to access Microsoft’s cloud-based Office 365 ProPlus without having to fork out a single cent for it, kind of anyways. The folks over at Microsoft has just announced the availability of a new Student Advantage program which would enable any academic institution which licenses Office 365 ProPlus or Office Professional Plus for staff and […]
09/27/2013, Microsoft recently had an internal employee only meeting and a lot of interesting information has already trickled out. It is said that Microsoft has developed a new Office Reader app that has support for various file formats. The app was reportedly demoed at the internal meeting, it is said to be a Windows 8 style app that has support for Office documents, web pages, ebooks, textbooks and PDFs. Office Reader is […]
05/29/2013, Another day, another record is broken - this time around it is the Microsoft Office 365 Home Premium that has passed the 1 million subscriber mark.
05/07/2013, A few months ago, Microsoft threw in their fair share of new features to their free suite of online Office Web Apps, where among them include the ability to add images that were discovered on the Internet quickly within a document. Well, fast forward to today, and we have Microsoft outlining a fair number of its future plans for upcoming Office Web Apps updates. A post discovered on the Office […]
04/08/2013, Microsoft has halted sales of Office 2010 not too long after Office 2013 rolled out earlier this year in January, but this does not mean that the software giant has forgotten about Office 2010, but has continued to offer support for their previous generation of productivity software suite with its fair share of patches. Well, the latest on the street is, Microsoft has just launched the public beta for Office […]
01/10/2013, [CES 2013] although the idea of scanning all your paper documents is really enticing, but the actual implementation is often more difficult than expected. I have personally tried a number of solutions, and in the end, I fell back on taking photos with a camera or a smartphone. That may not work for official documents that can be re-printed, but for receipts and business cards, it’s pretty awesome.
12/12/2012, There has been a lot of back and forth in the past as to whether Microsoft Office would make its way onto iOS devices, although not too long ago, references to Office applications for iOS were spotted in support documents. Word has it that Office for iOS is set to be released sometime in 2013, but it seems that in the meantime, sources familiar with the matter have revealed to […]
11/21/2012, What are some of the essential tools that a decent, well-equipped office should have? For starters, we are looking at all the relevant stationery, including the humble stapler to hold different pieces of paper together. Well, how about a stapler that keeps sheets of paper together, but it does so without the need for any staples? This is definitely a paradigm shift no matter how you look at it, and […]
11/07/2012, When it comes to the number of apps available on both Android and iOS platforms, they are solidly in the hundreds of thousands, although some might argue that not all of these apps are beneficial in any way, being crapware or bloatware. However, there is a fair number of decent and even pivotal apps on both mobile operating systems, and Microsoft does not want to miss the boat with Microsoft […]
09/14/2012, Microsoft’s ARM-powered Surface tablet that runs on the Windows RT platform has been confirmed to receive Office 2013 this coming November, which is just a couple of months away, so that means you do not have that long to wait, actually. Just what will Office for Windows RT deliver? Well, we do think that you have pretty much gotten all that you need as a basic computer user with the […]
07/24/2012, A lot of people are looking forward to having Microsoft Office on their iOS devices, and we’re one step closer to it being a reality. In addition to previously leaked alleged screenshots of the app on an iPad, Microsoft is hiring software development engineers to be part of its Outlook Test team – to test the company’s “next move on the Mac and on iOS.” While the job listing doesn’t […]
07/13/2012, Just like Microsoft did with Windows 8, it looks like they’re going to give us a more in-depth look at what they’re going to do with the next version of Office (codenamed Office 15). Today the company launched the Office Next Blog. The site will be written by the team behind Microsoft Office and will let us know the improvements they’ve made, why they did it and what sort of […]