LG and Sony, plus more than a dozen regional device makers sign deals with Microsoft to bundle Office apps and services -- such as Word, OneNote and Skype -- on their Android devices.
Thanks to a bunch of new features and back-end platform changes coming to Outlook.com webmail, users won't see much difference between the two products.
Flow may not be the only new "mobile first" productivity app Microsoft is building. There may be new, lightweight document collaboration and project management apps in the works, too.
Microsoft appears to be building an app for real-time conversations called Flow, which will likely debut on the iPhone, according to leaked information.
Microsoft is rolling out to testers the promised new versions of the core, touch-first Office apps to try out.
You'll have to wait a little longer, though, for the full details on things like pricing and licensing.
Talk of Windows 10 being the "last version" of the Microsoft operating system has been circulating for a year. What does this really mean? The answer: Not much.
Microsoft opens a test build of the Office 2016 suite to Windows users, giving them a taste of the new Google Docs-type feature ahead of the software's final release.
The general release, now available in the Google Play Store, incorporates user-interface changes, as well as performance, stability, localization and accessibility tweaks.
It's ceasing to make Kinect for Windows sensors and instead is advising developers and customers to use those for built for Xbox One.