Unless you already use Microsoft's products, skip these Office apps in favor of third-party options.
The Office for iPad apps are a great middle ground between desktop and smartphone versions, and are a must-have for frequent Office users.
The Office apps for iOS are worth downloading for free basic editing features, but are much more useful once you add a subscription to Office 365.
Familiar tools coupled with new features and a simplified and redesigned interface make Office 2013 well worth the paid upgrade.
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Excel, Word and PowerPoint are due to arrive on Windows phones running Windows 10 in just a few weeks.
The software maker reports sales that beat Wall Street's expectations, but it's still trying to regain relevance and find new ways to sell its software.
Designed expressly for business users, the free app is kind of like a private YouTube for your company.
The new app makes it easy to turn your Android or iOS device into a scanner.
The latest build is one more step toward a new version of Windows that has to avoid the missteps of Windows 8.
The company is continuing its cross-platform productivity push with the release of the free app to iPhone and Android phone users.