The help feature, which answers specific questions, is already in Office Online. Now it seems to be in the works for the next desktop version, a report says.
At a Microsoft press event in Redmond, Wash., Microsoft's Joe Belfiore shows apps like Office, PowerPoint, Music and Maps running across multiple screens.
As part of Microsoft's plan to deliver the Windows 10 experience to your computer, tablet and smartphone, the new Office eliminates the need for device-specific versions of Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
Previously available by invitation only, beta versions of Word, Excel and PowerPoint apps are now up in the Google Play store for almost all Android tablet users.
Microsoft's 'Bingification' of applications official begins with its integration of Bing into Word Online.
Thanks to a new agreement between Microsoft and Dropbox, mobile users can now edit documents stored on Dropbox through one of Microsoft's mobile apps.
The e-commerce company continues to move into enterprise by taking advantage of its successful cloud-based computing service, Amazon Web Services.
Company is bundling its subscription services into a new $199 Work & Play Bundle, which it is offering in the US through January 4.
Use of the Office suite on mobile devices had been restricted to customers with a subscription. So will the freebie route pay off for Microsoft?
In its latest financial snapshot, the software giant is demonstrating that its hardware business is not just a sideshow after all.