office 2013

  • 10 awesome new additions in Office 2013

    Posted October 27, 2012 - 7:30 am

    This is a heady time for Microsoft as it rolls out an ambitious OS and polishes off its productivity suite, billed as "the new Office." At the suite's core is Office 2013—the desktop applications. Changes include a sleek appearance that reflects the look of Windows 8, functional improvements, and tie-ins to SharePoint and SkyDrive for storing documents online. In addition, the various components of Office Web Apps improve productivity in the cloud, while Windows 8 Surface RT tablets get their own flavor of Office.
  • Microsoft kicks off free Office 2013 upgrades

    Posted October 22, 2012 - 11:13 am

    Microsoft has launched an Office upgrade offer that gives customers who purchase the current Office 2010 a free copy of the upcoming Office 2013.
  • 'No free lunch' with Office on Windows RT for business, says analyst

    Posted October 18, 2012 - 2:20 pm

    Microsoft confirmed that owners of Windows RT hardware, including the company's own Surface RT, must acquire a commercial license for Office 2013 to use those devices' bundled Office apps at and for work.
  • Office 2013 heads to manufacturers: Preview of the Windows 8 RT tablet version available Oct. 26

    Posted October 13, 2012 - 8:17 pm

    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. The so-called Release to Manufacturing build will roll out to enterprise customers in November, and home users will see the new Office in early 2013. Microsoft also reiterated that a preview version of Office will be available on ARM-based Windows RT devices when Windows 8 launches on October 26. A final version for Windows RT devices is expected sometime between November and January.
  • Microsoft raises Office 2013 prices to push new Office 365 sub plans

    Posted September 19, 2012 - 10:28 am

    Microsoft this week raised prices of its Office suite by as much as 17% and eliminated multi-license packs, all part of a plan to push consumers and small businesses toward new subscription programs, analysts said.
  • For Rent: Microsoft Office 2013 and Office 365

    Posted September 18, 2012 - 1:44 am

    You can still buy the software, but the push is on for office software by subscription. Big target: families, people with multiple devices, and small businesses.
  • Report: Microsoft to kick off Office 2013 upgrade deal in October

    Posted September 13, 2012 - 1:52 pm

    Microsoft will reportedly announce an upgrade program for its next Office suite in five weeks.
  • Review

    Office 2013: Everything IT needs to know

    Posted August 20, 2012 - 10:28 pm

    With Office 2013, Microsoft sets the bar high. The reworked suite of applications runs on a range of devices, including new Windows tablets; it has a new look, which is fast and fluid, yet has familiar commands; it responds to touch and stylus, as well as keyboard and mouse; and everything's cloud-connected.
  • Office 2013: what we still don't know

    Posted July 18, 2012 - 10:03 pm

    We know that Microsoft Office 2013 emphasizes cloud integration with new Office 365 subscriptions for home users, a greater focus on touchscreens, and Office on Demand virtualization, but what about the things we don’t know? Microsoft is keeping quiet about several key issues, including pricing, release dates, and whether the software giant will be including Android and iOS devices in its Office 2013 rollout.
  • Windows XP and Vista: no Office 2013 for you

    Posted July 17, 2012 - 8:59 pm

    Microsoft confirmed Monday that the new Office 2103 will not run on older PCs powered by Windows XP or Vista.
  • Microsoft reveals 'magical' new Office 2013

    Posted July 17, 2012 - 8:23 pm

    Microsoft's latest version of Office pushes customers toward using cloud-based services that makes the suite of applications available on any device -- PC, tablet or phone -- and has a user interface tuned to work with the touch-centric Windows 8 operating system.
  • Microsoft unveils Office 2013 customer preview

    Posted July 16, 2012 - 4:21 pm

    Microsoft launched its "customer preview" version of Office 2013 and a revamped Office 365 at a media event in San Francisco today. The company's next-generation office suite looks to be tightly focused on mobile devices, touchscreens, and the cloud.
  • Microsoft may release Office 2013 public preview today

    Posted July 9, 2012 - 10:59 am

    Microsoft may announce the first public preview of Office 2013, the likely name for its next productivity suite, at its annual gathering with partners later today.

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