Tag Archives: Office

Microsoft Word for iPad – First Look

Microsoft just unveiled its Office Suite for iPad (better late than never), which includes the mainstay of work offices everywhere: Microsoft Word. In the modern age, it’s hard to find anyone who hasn’t relied on Word for at least some part of the education or work life. It’s why so many, for so long have waited painfully patiently for it to land on the…

Microsoft launches Office for iPad

It’s finally here! As rumored, Microsoft has just announced its full Office suite for iPad. At its San Francisco event, CEO Sayta Nadella has announced a string of new initiatives and products, but this is certainly the most exciting. In a very similar format to Apple’s own office suite for the iPad, Microsoft’s Office will include Word, PowerPoint…

Office for iPad announcement expected at Microsoft’s March 27 event

Microsoft has announced that it will be holding an event next week on March 27th. This will be the first event with the new CEO Satya Nadella, and is expected to be the introduction of the “mobile first, cloud first” strategy that has been talked about for the company going forward. Highly expected to be announced at this event is Office for iPad, something…

Reuters: Microsoft Office for iPad and iPhone “ready for release”

Forgive me for picking this up late, but there was understandably little excitement when yet another rumor of Microsoft Office coming to iOS very soon. Ever since The Daily (remember that?) leaked an image of Office running on an iPad a couple of years back, we’ve been hearing that the Windows-makers are close to launching its popular word-processor on to…

Microsoft launches new Office 365 server management app for iOS

IT administrators were given a new tool today thanks to Microsoft. The company behind Windows and the Office productivity suite launched the 365 Mobile Admin app, which is designed to help IT administrators manage their company’s Office 365 servers. The new app supports iPhones, iPads, and iPods, and shows the features and health of each server for the…

Rumor: Apple’s Boston office working on Siri’s voice recognition, possible Nuance replacement

Apple, to not many people’s knowledge, has an office located near MIT’s campus in Boston. Well, reports coming from Xconomy are saying that this office could possibly be being used to work on Siri, as many of the job descriptions regard speech recognition. According to the report, there are some “notable names in speech technology” making their ways into…

In-app purchases to face UK Watchdog scrutiny

Following a string of In-App purchase stories and scandals, Apple’s In-App purchase system is to face investigation from UK watchdog agency the Office of Fair Trading. Following a 300% increase in complaints, and several high profile news stories, the UK watchdog is seeking to find out if the games are “misleading, commercially aggressive or…

Patent office denies Apple iPad Mini trademark in the US

It has emerged that a ruling in January by the US Patent and Trademark office denied Apple the rights to a trademark for the iPad Mini on the grounds that the term was “merely descriptive” and did not create a unique meaning. Apple has until July to convince the Patent Office that the iPad mini is in fact a different product to its iPad, rather than…