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  • Microsoft hints at 29 January Office 2013 release
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    Microsoft hints at 29 January Office 2013 release

    By 29 January 2013

    After a leak from retailers and several rumours, Microsoft has hinted that Office 2013 is set for a public release on 29 January.  Microsoft tweeted from its official Office Twitter account, "More time to create the things you want. Coming to @BryantParkNYC on...

  • Microsoft Office 2013 set to launch 29 January
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    Microsoft Office 2013 set to launch 29 January

    By 18 January 2013

    Microsoft is set to launch Office 2013 to customers on 29 January, a Canadian retailer's pre-order page hinted. Neowin first noted that Future Shop in Canada has begun to offer the touch-friendly Office 2013 pre-orders at Canadian prices and that it will...

  • Microsoft Office 2013 now RTM, general availability early next year
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    Microsoft Office 2013 now RTM, general availability early next year

    By 12 October 2012

    Microsoft has announced that its next-generation Office 2013 has been released to manufacturing, though the company admits that most of us won’t actually get hold of a copy until the beginning of next year.  With coding and testing complete, the Office...

  • What's new in Microsoft Office 2013?
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    What's new in Microsoft Office 2013?

    By 18 July 2012

    Microsoft Office 2013 is yours to download for free. Well, the preview is anyway, so get on that pony quick before the software gets official and starts to cost you. While you wait for that progress bar to chug along you might want to take a second to...

  • Microsoft loses Office patent appeal
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    Microsoft loses Office patent appeal

    By 23 December 2009

    The US Court of Appeals has upheld a ruling from May 2009 that Microsoft is infringing the patents of a database design company called i4i. Microsoft has been ordered to stop selling Microsoft Word and Office by January 11. The suit revolves around Word's...

  • Texas judge bans Microsoft Word sales
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    Texas judge bans Microsoft Word sales

    By 12 August 2009

    A judge in the Eastern District of Texas has ruled that Microsoft must stop selling its Word product in the United States within 60 days, due to patent infringement. Judge Leonard Davis has issued an injunction that "prohibits Microsoft from selling or...