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Greenpeace summons Clippy to diss Microsoft's data centers

Having failed to establish a dialog with Microsoft on the issue of renewable energy, Greenpeace turned to Microsoft Office mascot Clippy to gain attention.

Microsoft kicks off free Office 2013 upgrades

The deal, stuck with the official title of "Microsoft Office Pre-launch Offer," started Oct. 19 and ends April 30, 2013.

Office 2013 heads to manufacturers: Preview of the Windows 8 RT tablet version available Oct. 26

Microsoft late Thursday announced that development of Office 2013 is finished meaning the company will now focus on distributing the new version of Office to consumers and enterprises.


Microsoft terms talk of Office on iPad 'inaccurate'

Microsoft today disavowed comments made by its Czech subsidiary that the company will roll out iOS and Android apps of its Office suite early next year.

Microsoft patches 20 bugs, including a critical Word flaw

Microsoft today patched 20 vulnerabilities in Word, Office, Windows, SharePoint Server, SQL Server and other products in its portfolio, including a critical bug used to attack the company's own online services

Toyota going all in with Microsoft's Office 365

Toyota is making Office 365, Microsoft's cloud-based productivity suite, available to more than 200,000 employees around the world.

Microsoft bakes data protection into Exchange Server

At the Microsoft Exchange Conference 2012, Microsoft revealed a variety of new data protection features for Exchange Server.

Microsoft's moves foreshadow price hike for Mac Office

Microsoft has announced price increases for its Windows Office suite of as much as 17%, but its plans for Office on the Mac remain a mystery.

Microsoft reveals Office 2013 and Office 365 pricing

Microsoft announced pricing for the new Office 2013 suites, and the new Office 365 subscription model.

5 free open source alternatives to Microsoft Office

Small businesses don't always need Microsoft Office software for word processing, spreadsheets, email, database and publishing tools.