For the past several years, I've had an uneasy relationship with tablets, and I think I've finally figured out why: Tablets are an imperfect solution to a problem that few people actually have. And I don't know why we keep trying to pretend otherwise.
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Microsoft has announced a limited new Visio on iPad Insider Program that will help bring Microsoft's diagramming solution to Apple's tablets. But you need to act fast if you want to join.
It should come as no surprise that iPad Pro owners will need an Office 365 subscription to get the full functionality of Microsoft Office Mobile apps.
Don't lament failed strategies like "Windows only" or "Windows first," because we're in a better place now called "Microsoft first." And it makes sense.
Microsoft announced coming new Office updates for the iPad Pro, iOS 9, and WatchOS 2, expanding on the information it provided yesterday at the Apple event.
On Wednesday, Apple announced new iPhones, iPads, and Apple TVs as expected. But there was one surprise at the event: Microsoft helped promote iPad Pro.
A newly-released version of Outlook for iOS makes it easier to collaborate and share documents created Word, Excel and PowerPoint on iPhone and iPad. “Word, Excel and PowerPoint documents capture the bulk of the knowledge and experiences that information workers produce—strategy documents, sales presentations, contracts, market analyses, etc.—in many organizations,” the Office team explains in […]
Microsoft issued updates to Word, Excel and PowerPoint for iPhone and iPad this morning, adding support for new languages, simpler sharing, and more.
Microsoft recently updated the Office apps for iPhone and iPad, adding new features to each of the apps, Word, Excel and PowerPoint. Key among the changes: you can use iCloud Drive for documents and Excel for iPad now supports add-ons. Here’s what’s new in the apps, which have been updated to version 1.9.2. Support for […]
Stuck between an overly-long Azure presentation and the hype-worthy Windows segment during the Build 2015 keynote earlier this week, Microsoft’s Office announcements barely registered with many watching the event live or remotely. But don’t mistake this lack of publicity for a lack of news: What Microsoft revealed about Office during Build was in fact quite […]
Apple lets you remotely control Keynote presentations using the Keynote mobile app. Will Microsoft offer a similar solution for PowerPoint in Windows 10 Mobile, or on iOS (iPhone/iPad)? Doug B. asks Both PowerPoint and Keynote have their strengths. However, the ability to natively remotely control Keynote with iPad and iPhone in the Keynote app is […]
A couple of big Office-related announcements this morning. First, Microsoft has created a new Cloud Storage Partner Program for Office, allowing third-party cloud storage providers to connect Office Online. And the software giant has also updated its Office for iPad and iPhone apps so that they can work natively with any third-party storage providers. “Both […]