Free Office for iPhone, iPad & Android Arrives

Office for Android tablets.

Owners of Apple iPhones, and iPads won’t have to worry about subscribing to Microsoft’s Office 365 subscription service before they’re able to edit documents and create new presentations on the go. Early this morning Microsoft revealed two huge changes to its strategy meant to keep the entire world running on its suite of productivity apps. […]

Office for Android Could Arrive Before Microsoft’s Own Users Get It

The mobile apps and Office Online have much less features than the desktop apps that users get with an Office 365 Subscription.

One report now indicates that users with an Android tablet should expect a touch-centric version of Microsoft’s Office suite of productivity apps even before they debut on Microsoft’s own Windows 8 and Windows RT operating systems. A report originating from All About Microsoft indicates that Microsoft has plans to release a version of Office for Android tablet […]

Office for iPad Update Adds Printing and More


Surprisingly, that didn’t take long. Microsoft released the long awaited Office for iPad Apps not much more than a month ago. Today it is out with an update for the iPad versions of Word, Excel, and Powerpoint, that among other things, gives users the ability to print documents. If you have been following the story […]

12 Million Copies of Office for iPad Downloaded in One Week


Pent up demand? Curiosity? Something new to download? It makes no difference to Microsoft and Apple why it happened but Microsoft announced today that 12 million copies of its Office for iPad had been downloaded in the first week of availability. The numbers include downloads of Word, Excel, Powerpoint and OneNote. There’s no word yet […]

Apple Updates iWork Apps as the Productivity App Wars Continue


Everybody wants your data. Apple, Microsoft, Google each have competing Apps for you to create and edit documents and they all want those documents stored in their respective clouds. Last week, Microsoft finally released a version of its Office Apps for the iPad. Those Apps (Word, Excel, Powerpoint) are free to download, but to create […]

How to Print Office for the iPad Documents


As you probably know, Microsoft Office Apps for the iPad are now available for downloading. The Apps are free but to edit or create documents you’ll need a Microsoft OneDrive account. Word, Excel, and Powerpoint are nicely done Apps for the iPad but there is one feature that didn’t make it into the first edition. […]

Office For iPad Available for Free Today

office for ipad

It’s official. Microsoft is bringing Office for iPad to Apple’s iTunes Store today. Microsoft made the announcement moments after new CEO Satya Nadella took the stage at a press event in San Francisco. Nadella wasted no time declaring his Microsoft to be a more mobile and cloud focuses company than the Microsoft that former CEOs […]

Office for iPad Is What Microsoft Needs Right Now


Their shouts of Microsoft not paying enough attention to users on its own platform are deafening. We’ve all heard users, out there in the streets and on the internet complaining about how Microsoft introducing Microsoft Office for iPad at its March 27th event is a terrible idea that will firmly leave it in last place […]

Office for Mac 2014 Release May Arrive Alongside Office for iPad

New Office for Mac 2014 rumors point to news and a release near an Office for iPad announcement.

The Office for Mac 2014 release could come in the second quarter, near a rumored Office for iPad release, to catch Mac users up to a more modern version of Microsoft Office for Mac. Microsoft currently sells Office for Mac 2011, which is a usable Mac Office Suite, but it does not match the newer […]

Is Microsoft Backtracking on Office for iPad Promises?


Citing comments made by Microsoft marketing chief Tami Reller, ComputerWorld believes that changing leadership at the company and a resurgence in what it refers to as “the old guard” could have led Microsoft to kill off any plans it had for developing a native version of its Office suite of productivity applications for iPad and […]

Microsoft Office is On the Way to iPad Users


Microsoft Office for iPad users is on the way, according to comments made by Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer. Ballmer confirmed that the suite of productivity applications like Word and Excel are on their way to iPad users during an event being held by analysis firm Gartner. According to the The Verge, Ballmer said that users of […]

Office for iPad, iPhone & Android Reportedly on for March 2013 Release


A Czech Microsoft product manager let slip that Microsoft plans to bring its Office suite including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint to the iPhone, iPad and Android in March of next year. According to The Verge, Microsoft product manager Petr Bobek revealed the release to Czech site IHNED. A press release from Microsoft Czech Republic, shown to […]

Is Microsoft Set to Unveil Office for iPad Today?


Microsoft Office for iPad has been long rumored, and today at an Office event in San Francisco we just might learn more about how Microsoft plans to bring the next version of office to the iPad, Android and of course Surface tablets. The next version of Microsoft Office, called Office 15, is rumored to arrive this fall […]

Microsoft Office for iPad Might Launch on November 10


Microsoft Office could come to the iPad on November 10, months after the app is actually finished. According to The Daily, Microsoft will release Office for iPad on November 10, though the work is already done. According to the report, the Office development team finished their work on the app sometime last month, and the […]

Microsoft Office for iPad and Android Launching in November?


Microsoft Office for iPad and Android is greatly anticipated, and a new rumor says we may finally see it this year. When the The Daily reported that Microsoft planned to launch Microsoft Office for iPad and for Android, Microsoft denied it. Now, the sometimes wildly speculative, Boy Genius Report claims Microsoft Office for iPad will arrive […]

Office for iPad: CloudOn Attempts Full Featured Office on iPad

Office for iPAD track changes

The official Microsoft Office for iPad app remains missing in action, but that doesn’t mean that corporate users are without options. CloudOn is the latest Office for iPad service to emerge, competing with Onlive Desktop for a place on corporate users’ iPads. (Read: 5 Office for iPad Alternatives) Unlike many of the Office iPad alternatives, […]

Office for iPad Leak Ignites War of Words

Office for iPad Leak Ignites War of Words

It appears that we have a war of words brewing between The Daily, the publication that earlier today leaked an image of what is purportedly Microsoft’s Office for iPad, and Microsoft itself which has gone on record saying the image is fake telling ZDNet’s Mary-Jo Foley that the image “is not a real picture of […]