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Review: Microsoft's Office Mobile for iPhone app will disappoint most users

Good news: Microsoft finally released an iPhone app for Office. Bad news: It's not the kind of app we were hoping for.

Anything but PowerPoint: Five fresh presentation alternatives

Knock their socks off and seal the deal with presentation tools that give you new takes on the same old slides—from eye-catching imagery to data visualization that goes way, way beyond the pie chart.

Open Office docs right in your browser with Chrome Office Viewer

Google's new tool adds an extra layer of convenience to Chrome, but it's not quite ready for prime time.

Design beautiful PowerPoint slide decks with Slidevana

These plug-and-play templates for PowerPoint and Keynote will make you look like a presentation guru.

SlideShark broadcasts slideshows from your phone or tablet to the Web

No longer limited to just those people in the room with you, this iOS app now shares your slide decks with the world.

Create gorgeous animated business presentations with Prezi

Already a champ at replacing static slides with swooping pan-and-zoom animations, Prezi has finally broken the sound barrier as well.

Meet the Microsoft Office Luddites: Why power users won't live in the cloud

A loyal band of Office power users insists they have no intention of ditching traditional software and joining the cloud any time soon. Call them Luddites, but their reasons are compelling.

Decoded: Microsoft's puzzling Office 365 rollout

Three new packages offer an appealing lineup for small business, but the pricing plans and some of the features are difficult to decipher.

LinkedIn's SlideShare boosts analytics tools

Presentation-sharing site SlideShare now lets members closely monitor who uses their presentations.

10 ways PowerPoint 2013 gets more polish

Thankfully, Microsoft is introducing some long-overdue changes to PowerPoint.