All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘office web apps’

Microsoft Rebrands Office Web Apps As ‘Office Online’

Microsoft announced the launch of Office Online a rebranded version of its online Office experience (, Office Web Apps). Office Online provides users with a free online version of its popular suite of productivity apps, which compete directly with services like Google Drive. Video: Video: Your online Office starts here Microsoft’s Amanda Lefebvre explains the thinking behind the rebranding: Today …

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Microsoft Updates All Of Its Office Web Apps

The Web is quickly becoming the new platform of choice for many tech companies. Google and Microsoft have been the two largest proponents of the Web over the last few years with both companies investing heavily in cloud computing and big data. Now Microsoft has finally updated one of its first forays into the Web-based collaboration software. Microsoft announced today …

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Microsoft’s Latest Jab: Google Docs Is A Cupcake Without The Icing

Microsoft’s been laying down some heat on Google lately. First there was that barbed volley the two companies traded regarding the true nature of Google’s updated Privacy Policy. Today’s round features a video released on the Why Microsoft blog that ridicules Google Docs for coming up a little short in the style department. Apropos of Valentine’s Day, the video features …

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