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Office 2013 vs. Office 365: Should you buy or rent?

For individuals, there is no one answer when it comes to buying or renting Office. Let's take a closer look at your options and consider the pros and cons.

10 awesome new features in Excel 2013

The number-crunching workhorse in the Office suite is getting new tools to help newbies and power users alike. Here are 10 reasons to upgrade to get Excel 2013.

Decoding Microsoft Office: Which Office version does what?

Microsoft doesn't make it easy on mere mortals who want to understand which edition of Office software fits their needs. Here's help.

Microsoft Office 2013 is here: Hands-on impressions and buying advice

Office 2013—as both software and a service—is going on sale, but some new features don’t work perfectly.

Report: Microsoft Office will launch January 29

The launch of Microsoft's flagship Office 2013 software could be just a day away, according to one report.

Microsoft can 'start printing money' once it launches Office for iOS

Microsoft will reap a windfall as soon as it introduces its Office suite for iOS and Android, but that window of opportunity is closing, says an analyst.

Master Microsoft Office keyboard shortcuts in a flash with KeyRocket

Originally just for Gmail, this handy tool now teaches shortcuts for Microsoft Office and Windows as well.

SharePoint upgrades cause problems for some users, developers

Recent back-end upgrades to Office 365's SharePoint Online are leading to disruptions by a variety of bugs.

Microsoft unveils future retail store plans

Microsoft on Wednesday revealed six locations for new retail stores it will open in early 2013, including four transformed from its holiday specialty stores, dubbed "pop-ups," that it established in October.

Microsoft courts Google Apps users with free Office 365 trial

For the second day in a row, Microsoft pitched its online productivity suite for small businesses to customers abandoned by arch-rival Google.