Microsoft Office 2013 archive

  • Microsoft Office for Mac 2011 SP1 coming next week
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    Microsoft Office for Mac 2011 SP1 coming next week

    By 6 April 2011

    Microsoft will launch an update for Office for Mac 2011 next week the company has confirmed. The new SP1 update will provide increased stability, security, and some new features to the suite – including improved Outlook syncing support – as well as...

  • Best Windows Phone 7 productivity apps
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    Best Windows Phone 7 productivity apps

    By 24 November 2010

    With Microsoft at the helm, there’s one area where you can be sure that Windows Phone 7 is going to do well and that’s productivity. After games, it’s one of the bigger areas on the burgeoning Marketplace. Naturally, with business people in mind,...

  • Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2010 - Apps
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    Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2010 - Apps

    By 29 October 2010

    For this year's Pocket-lint Gadget Awards we've decided to rename the Best Software category as Best App where the term includes all kinds of software be it housed on your computer, your phone or even on the Internet. App is application in the fullest...

  • Microsoft goes up to the cloud with Office 365
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    Microsoft goes up to the cloud with Office 365

    By 19 October 2010

    Microsoft has announced the details of its latest cloud-based adventure, Office 365. According to the official information Office 365 will make it easier for people and businesses to take advantage of Microsoft's professional office solutions by bringing...

  • First Look: Microsoft Office for Mac 2011   review
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    First Look: Microsoft Office for Mac 2011 review

    By 29 September 2010

    Apple will tell you that Office for Mac doesn’t need to exist, and for many, the iWork offering meets their needs. But for many Mac users, the familiarity of Microsoft Office gained in schools and the workplace is easy to cross over to the Mac - be...

  • Office:mac 2011 launched: Entourage is dead, long live Outlook
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    Office:mac 2011 launched: Entourage is dead, long live Outlook

    By 28 September 2010

    Microsoft has updated its Office for Mac offering, making a number of changes it says were prompted by user feedback - and we’re guessing there was quite a bit of feedback. Office:mac 2008 always played second fiddle (or perhaps third triangle if we’re...

  • Cartoon Network leads Samsung Internet@TV app explosion
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    Cartoon Network leads Samsung Internet@TV app explosion

    By 8 September 2010

    Content is king. Or at least, it's the prince in waiting when it comes to the flatscreen TV market at the moment. While 3D and Full HD (still) gets the plaudits, connected TV features are still in their infancy when it comes to consumer awareness. However,...

  • Microsoft Office for Mac 2011: All set for October launch
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    Microsoft Office for Mac 2011: All set for October launch

    By 2 August 2010

    Are you a PC or are you a Mac? Maybe you can't decide whether you're more Robert Webb or more David Mitchell (or more John Hodgman or more Justin Long for Pocket-lint's US readers). But it doesn't really matter, at least when it comes to your office suite...

  • Facebook hits Outlook in real-time
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    Facebook hits Outlook in real-time

    By 13 July 2010

    Microsoft has revealed that Facebook real-time updates are now part of the package in Outlook 2010. There's also plug-ins available to get your Facebook info if you're still using Outlook 2003 or 2007. The Outlook Social Connector means up to date Facebook...

  • Microsoft Office 2010 officially out now
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    Microsoft Office 2010 officially out now

    By 15 June 2010

    Microsoft has officially launched Office 2010 to the world, ending a long period of beta and trial versions. There are three different versions available - Home and Student which includes Word, Excel, PowerPoint and OneNote, Home and Business which adds...

  • Microsoft Office 2010 hands-on
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    Microsoft Office 2010 hands-on

    By 27 May 2010

    On general release from 15 June, Microsoft's 2010 edition of Office is already being rolled out to OEM manufacturers and business users. However, its sexiest new features are targeted at normal everyday use for normal everyday people. Some might not see...

  • Office 2010 hits stores on June 15
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    Office 2010 hits stores on June 15

    By 12 May 2010

    Rumours flying out from the AMD conference in Cannes have now been confirmed: Microsoft Office 2010 for consumers will hit UK stores on 15 June. The new suite will feature a raft of new features, right across the portfolio, with Web Apps being one of...

  • Windows Phone 7 integrates Office support with email
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    Windows Phone 7 integrates Office support with email

    By 26 April 2010

    Two new demo videos of the Windows Phone 7 operating system show how Office-based attachments can be opened and edited in Outlook Mobile without having to leave the email application. Released by Microsoft, the demos reveal the freedom of the OS to allow...

  • Microsoft Office 2010 pricing revealed
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    Microsoft Office 2010 pricing revealed

    By 17 February 2010

    Microsoft has revealed more information on pricing for its due-in-June Office 2010 software, with the "Starter" version due to be available for free. Office Starter 2010 replaces Microsoft Works and will offer consumers basic productivity features via...

  • Microsoft announces Office for Mac 2011 for "later this year"
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    Microsoft announces Office for Mac 2011 for "later this year"

    By 11 February 2010

    Microsoft has chosen Macworld as the venue to announce that Office for Mac 2011 is due to be available later this year. "You, the Mac community, have a voice", says Microsoft, somewhat dramatically, in a press release. "And at the Microsoft Macintosh...

  • Office 2010 to ship in June
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    Office 2010 to ship in June

    By 1 December 2009

    Over recent days, rumours have been floating around that Microsoft had accidentally released a notice that Office 2010 would be made available in June. Well, it's now been confirmed by a Microsoft spokesperson that the rumours are true, and June will...

  • Ten reasons to try out Microsoft Office 2010
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    Ten reasons to try out Microsoft Office 2010

    By 19 November 2009

    Microsoft Office 2010 has now entered its public beta phase, and it's already looking like a pretty substantial upgrade to the 2007 version, and a huge improvement on earlier editions of the omnipresent Office app suite. Here's ten reasons why you should...

  • MS Office 2010 beta now available
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    MS Office 2010 beta now available

    By 18 November 2009

    Microsoft has revealed that the 2010 edition of its phenomenally successful Office suite has now entered beta. The software can be downloaded directly from Microsoft.com/office/2010. The new version has a whole host of improvements, many of which will...

  • Microsoft introduces Office Starter 2010
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    Microsoft introduces Office Starter 2010

    By 9 October 2009

    Microsoft has announced that it's dumping its Office-lite software, Microsoft Works, in favour of an ad-supported "Office Starter 2010". The idea is that PC makers will install the full version of Office on computers they sell, but that users will be...

  • Office 2010 Web Apps go live...
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    Office 2010 Web Apps go live...

    By 17 September 2009

    Microsoft has started opening up its Office 2010 Web Apps on Thursday with a select handful of Technical Preview invites via Windows Live SkyDrive. "SkyDrive customers will be invited to try out a technical preview of the online versions of Microsoft...

  • Microsoft Office 2010 leaks to Bittorrent
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    Microsoft Office 2010 leaks to Bittorrent

    By 9 September 2009

    Microsoft Office 2010 is due next year, but a version has already leaked out to Bittorrent websites. It's the first that uses the term "beta", indicating that development of the software may be further along than previously believed. The release, which...

  • Quickoffice adds Office 2007 editing for iPhone
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    Quickoffice adds Office 2007 editing for iPhone

    By 4 September 2009

    The self-proclaimed top selling business app on the iPhone has stretched itself a few inches further from the opposition today with the launch of support for Office 2007. Quickoffice 1.4 is available for $14.99 and allows users to view and edit those...

  • Five solid alternatives to Microsoft Office Mobile
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    Five solid alternatives to Microsoft Office Mobile

    By 12 August 2009

    It's a while to wait until 2010 and the roll out of Office Mobile across Nokia phones. You may want to work on your mobile now. You may not have a Nokia. You may not even like Microsoft. So here a few alternatives available right now for a world of spreadsheets...

  • Microsoft Office confirmed for Nokia handsets
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    Microsoft Office confirmed for Nokia handsets

    By 12 August 2009

    As reported on Tuesday Microsoft and Nokia have entered an agreement to bring Microsoft's Mobile Office application to Nokia handset. Nokia users will be able to access Microsoft Office Mobile, Microsoft SharePoint Server and Microsoft System Center from...