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Microsoft Office 365 Personal Launches Today

Microsoft Office 365 Personal Launches Today

By Brian Powell April 15, 2014

In another bold move to increase its market-share and win back its customer base, Microsoft has released a new installment of its most famous Office product. Prior to today, Microsoft had limited its Office products to two categories – a …

Microsoft Makes Office More Accessible For The Blind Microsoft Makes Office More Accessible For The Blind
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Microsoft Office is one of the most used pieces of software on the planet. It stands to reason then that some of the people using it may be blind or vision impaired. While there are screen reading tools available to …

GoDaddy Now Offers Office 365 To Small Businesses GoDaddy Now Offers Office 365 To Small Businesses

If you own a small business, you’re going to need some productivity software for your employees. If you use GoDaddy as your Web host, you won’t have to look far. Microsoft and GoDaddy announced today that the two are teaming …

OneNote Updated With New Sharing Features OneNote Updated With New Sharing Features

Microsoft was one of the first to the digital note taking game with OneNote. Now it’s just one of many in an ever growing field of apps that allow one to document their lives via short notes. How is Microsoft …

Microsoft Office Now Available On Android Microsoft Office Now Available On Android

In June, Microsoft finally released Office Mobile for iOS after months of rumors and speculation. What about Android though? Microsoft has heard your cries, and have decided to finally bring Office to Google’s mobile OS. Microsoft released Office Mobile for …

Free Microsoft Updates Coming Later This Year Free Microsoft Updates Coming Later This Year
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Free updates and Microsoft are not something that you usually see in the same sentence. Starting this year, however, Microsoft may start having a change of heart. At its annual BUILD developer conference, Microsoft announced that it’s ditching its old …

Microsoft Office Is Now Available For iPhone Microsoft Office Is Now Available For iPhone
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After months of rumors and speculation, Microsoft has finally confirmed that its Office productivity suite is now available on the iPhone. The app itself is free, but there’s always a catch. Microsoft announced today that Office Mobile has made the …

Microsoft Uses Rob Schneider To Attack Google Microsoft Uses Rob Schneider To Attack Google
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Microsoft has come out with a new attack-on-Google ad. You’re shocked right? This time it’s an Office ad called “Google Docs isn’t worth the gamble,” where Google Docs (which you might know better these days as Google Drive) is somehow …

Chrome Can Now Open Microsoft Office Documents Chrome Can Now Open Microsoft Office Documents
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Despite Google’s best attempts at getting people to switch to Google Docs, much of the world still works in Microsoft Office. It may be a while before Google can win the format wars; but in the meantime, it will make …

Microsoft Gives Students Three Months Of Office 365 Microsoft Gives Students Three Months Of Office 365

Microsoft really wants students to use Office 365, it’s “new” subscription cloud-based suite of Office software. To do that, Microsoft is enlisting the help of someone lazy college students can really relate to. Alongside its new ad campaign, Microsoft is …

Linux Might Get Microsoft Office In 2014 [Rumor] Linux Might Get Microsoft Office In 2014 [Rumor]
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After years of being ignored by major software vendors, Linux is starting to get the attention and respect it deserves. The open source OS has already nabbed a major partner in Valve as the company is working on bringing Steam …

Microsoft Office Now Available For Windows 8 Microsoft Office Now Available For Windows 8
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Microsoft has often touted Windows 8 as an operating system for consumers. It has been arguably successful thus far, but Microsoft hasn’t forgotten its bread and butter – the enterprise and productivity markets. For those consumers, Microsoft is finally launching …

Google Launches Quickoffice iPad App Google Launches Quickoffice iPad App

Earlier this year, Google acquired Quickoffice. Google says it has been working to make it easier for people to work with their legacy Microsoft Office files by converting them to Google docuements, and by editing them in Quickoffice itself. Today, …

Microsoft Office Mobile Rumored For Early 2013 Microsoft Office Mobile Rumored For Early 2013

One month ago, Microsoft’s Czech Republic subsidiary jumped the gun with a press release stating that Microsoft Office 2013 will be available for iOS and Android starting next year, and that versions of the software will also be available for …

Google Drive Plays Nicer With Microsoft Word, Excel Google Drive Plays Nicer With Microsoft Word, Excel

Google announced that it has released some updates for import/export for Microsoft Word and Excel files to and from Google Drive. “Now, when converting a Microsoft Excel file to a Google spreadsheet, you’ll be able to import embedded pictures – …

Microsoft Office 2013 Coming to iOS, Android Microsoft Office 2013 Coming to iOS, Android

Back in May of this year, a Microsoft source leaked the info that the full Office 2013 suite would be coming to Android and iOS platforms in November. Now, it appears that deadline may have been pushed back and the …

Google Docs Drops Old Microsoft Office File Formats Google Docs Drops Old Microsoft Office File Formats
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This week, Google announced through a very short update to its official Google Apps update feed that Google Docs will be dropping export support for older Microsoft Office formats. As of October 1st, Google plans to eliminate the ability for …