A leaked Microsoft roadmap shows an early 2013 release date for Microsoft Office 15.
Office 2007 will now exit mainstream support in October 2012, and fall off the support list for good in October 2017.
Services such as CloudOn, Nivio, and OnLive are bringing full-blown Office apps to iPads and other mobile devices.
Microsoft Tuesday delivered six security updates to patch 11 vulnerabilities in Windows, Internet Explorer, Office and several other products.
Next week's regular Patch Tuesday includes six security updates to squash 11 bugs in a variety of applications.
Four of the six security bulletins being released on Patch Tuesday are rated "critical" and will address both operating system and application vulnerabilities.
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The next generation of Microsoft Office--"Office 15"--is imminent. Based on early looks at the software, here are some features to look forward to in Office 15.