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Google scraps -- and shares -- Web-based collab coding tool

Collide, which lets multiple programmers tap into a software development project, is open-source software now that Google has cast it off. One project member hopes it'll inspire related projects.

By July 9, 2012


This Day in Tech: Weak spots in Web-based e-mail, Apple's WWDC

Too busy to keep up with the tech news? Here are some of the more interesting stories from CNET News for Friday, June 3.

By June 3, 2011


Microsoft's Web-based Office goes live

The software maker says that its browser-based Office Web Apps are now available in the U.S., Canada, United Kingdom, and Ireland.

By June 8, 2010


What's the best free alternative to Microsoft Office?

From the Cheapskate: Before you plunk down money for Office 2016, consider whether you can get by with a free suite -- or even Microsoft's free online version!

By September 24, 2015


With Dell's help, Google pushes Chrome-based laptops beyond budget buyers

Google's challenger to Microsoft Windows has found a successful niche in schools. With the Dell Chromebook 13, Google hopes to lure business buyers and others who want a premium product.

By August 13, 2015


Regulators push for more broadband competition, but is it enough?

FCC chief Tom Wheeler says the agency is doing all it can to promote broadband competition, but smaller wireless providers disagree.

By June 26, 2015


Office for iOS goes freemium: What you need to know

A new update to Microsoft's Office apps brings your iPhone up to speed with the iPad versions, and menus and other features optimized for the smaller screen make them a natural fit.

By November 6, 2014


​Microsoft joins with Mozilla in bid for fast Web apps

In Windows 10, Microsoft's browsers -- both IE and Spartan -- will get the tech Firefox uses to speed up Web-based games. And that's a challenge to Windows itself.

By February 19, 2015


Consumers have to wait for Web-based Office

Microsoft has started limited internal testing of the browser-based versions of Excel, PowerPoint, and Word, but the rest of us will have to bide our time until next year.

By December 5, 2008


Web-based Office to work on Macs, iPhone

On Microsoft's Channel 10 site, a blogger notes that the forthcoming Office Web Applications will take the productivity software to places its never been, such as the iPhone and Linux.

By November 12, 2008