CNET News Daily Podcast: Outlook's coming back to Mac

Outlook fans have something to look forward to in the upcoming version of Office 2011 for Mac--the lesser 'Entourage' app is getting replaced with a real e-mail client, that's Exchange-friendly. Find out more about this story, and others in today's episode.

Mac users who have long held a disdain for Entourage, the lesser Mac version of Outlook, have something to look forward to. Microsoft on Thursday announced its plans to bring the software program into the Mac fold for the first time, in the release of Office 2011 for Mac, which is due out by the end of the year. We also talk about solar acquisitions, the legal evolution of the government and law enforcement agencies tracking cell phones, and the possibility of $1 iTunes TV shows.

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Today's stories:

New Office for Mac still coming this year

Report: Apple to test $1 TV downloads

SunPower to acquire SunRay for $277 million

IBM, EU team up to improve chip reliability

Porsche revs up 911 hybrid

MySpace CEO is out after less than a year

Pixar exec to join Twitter as CFO

Feds push for tracking cell phones

About the author

Josh Lowensohn joined CNET in 2006 and now covers Apple. Before that, Josh wrote about everything from new Web start-ups, to remote-controlled robots that watch your house. Prior to joining CNET, Josh covered breaking video game news, as well as reviewing game software. His current console favorite is the Xbox 360.

 

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