Don't-Miss Productivity software Stories

PCWorld News

Tibco 6.0 moves outside the data center

Tibco ActiveMatrix BusinessWorks 6.0 can expose back-end applications for mobile clients outside the firewall

office for ipad team

Printing is coming, but Microsoft's Office for iPad still requires O365

The Office for iPad team takes to the pages of Reddit to reveal, well, what you won't be able to do with Office for the iPad.

officeipad 2

Office for iPad apps top 12 million downloads in one week

One week later and Office for iPad is still on top of the iTunes charts with more than 12 million downloads.

powerpoint build 2

Microsoft demos touch-focused Office apps at Build

Modern Office apps will be touch-first yet intimately familiar - and they'll scale across devices as part of Microsoft's new universal app initiative.

outlook web app integrated word

Microsoft launches Outlook app for Android, declutters your inbox

Microsoft unveiled a number of rather useful additions to the Outlook Web app, including a tool that gets rid of all that useless info your coworkers send you.

julia white demo office ipad

Microsoft says printing functions will come to Office for iPad soon

While the software itself has been well received, the lack of a printing function is a notable shortcoming.

exceltips primary

With Office for iPad, Microsoft makes all mobile platforms free, but creation will cost you

Looking’s free, but if you want to do more than view Office documents on your phone or tablet, you’ll need a subscription to Office 365.

officeipad 2

Office for iPad establishes the tablet as a true PC

With its own version of the productivity suite, the iPad looks more like the latest stage in the PC's evolution.

office for ipad

Microsoft announces Office for iPad, extending productivity to all iOS devices

Microsoft has officially ported its Office suite to the iPad, challenging Apple on its home turf.

microsoft logo

Give us liberty or give us Office, EU lobbyists cry

The European Commission should set an example on Document Freedom Day, lobby groups for open standards and open source software said.

CloudOn offers 6 months of virtual Office for free

As the expected announcement of Microsoft Office for the Apple iPad looms, CloudOn offers a last-ditch effort to secure new customers.

satya nadella hoodie

Will Satya Nadella launch Office for iPad next week?

Reports suggest a version of Office for Apple's tablet is finally happening.