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LibreOffice's next big version is in the cloud

A key LibreOffice developer is preparing to turn the productivity site into a competitor for Google Apps and Microsoft Office Online

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Microsoft: Office will be free for devices under 10 inches

Microsoft's definition of 'professional' doesn't include anything under 10 inches, so the Surface Pro mini is probably dead

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Microsoft pursues Android users, preloading Office on Samsung, Dell tablets

The company's eager to extend its services beyond Windows, but some users may see this freebie as bloatware

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Microsoft offers enterprises slower Office 2016 update tempo

Office 365 subscribers will be able to slow down feature updates to 3 times yearly

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Adobe reinvents Acrobat for mobile and cloud

Adobe is repackaging many of its existing e-signing and form-routing tools into a pay-as-you-go service akin to its Creative Cloud

Microsoft launches Office 2016 developer preview, with focus on business

Microsoft emphasizes enterprise features in its first public look at Office 2016, available now to Office 365 Business subscribers

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First look: Office 2016 for the Mac closes the gap

After a five-year hiatus, Microsoft finally brings a worthwhile Office to the Mac

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Microsoft unwraps Mac Office 2016 preview

The Mac successor to the four-year-old Office 2011 beats the Windows version to beta

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Review: LibreOffice 4.4 raises the bar

The latest release of the open source productivity suite is leaner, smarter, and more compatible with Microsoft Office docs

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What's a consumer Office 365 subscription worth to Microsoft?

As Microsoft has added more consumer subscribers to the rolls of Office 365, the amount of revenue per subscriber has fallen

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Microsoft muddles cloud storage in Office 365 for iOS

Microsoft's confusing mix of file-access methods will confound users and make document management iffy

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Real data security for all is now getting its start on mobile

Two approaches to data security are being pioneered on mobile, but over time will protect you anywhere

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First look: Office for Windows 10 is as good as the iPad version

Touch PC users will get a version of Office that works as well as what iOS and Android users now enjoy

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Microsoft rolls out KB 3036140 patch for Windows 10 Tech Preview, teases Office apps

In two separate moves, Microsoft released a bundle of patches for build 9926, and posts then pulls a touch-first 'universal' Office for Windows 10

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Satya Nadella at one year: Grading Microsoft's CEO

Nadella's first year at the Microsoft helm has brought both stunning successes and surprising lapses

The essential guide to making the most of Office for iPad

Secrets of Office for iPad masters

Tips, tricks, tweaks, and twerks for Office gurus looking to make the most of the iPad variant

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Best office apps for Android, round 2

With five Android office suites already duking it out, Microsoft Office jumps into the fray. Find out if it triumphs — or flails

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First look: The new OneDrive for Mac, iPhone, and iPad

At long last, Microsoft moves to fill its cloud storage Mac gap and make Office 365 more usable to more people

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