The new Word for iOS, which offers basic editing functions for free, makes it to the No. 2 spot among free apps in Apple's App Store in less than a day.
Stand aside, Siri. Amazon's Echo smart speaker, with its Alexa voice assistant, has plenty to say. Also, Microsoft makes Office free to use on mobile, and most messaging apps score poorly on security.
The new Office apps for iPhone have menus that take the smaller screen into account for navigation.
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.
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?
Microsoft is aiming for the second half of next year to release both its next-generation Office client and server applications.
Microsoft takes steps toward delivering on its cross-platform device, app and data management with new Office 365 tools.
In the second installment of its campaign for Office 365, Microsoft seems to suggest that female bosses don't take well to silly boys in the office on Segways.
In a new ad showing that securing files in the cloud is better than a flying machine beneath the clouds, Microsoft aims for humor.
Designed for small and midsize businesses, the three new subscription plans offer more features and flexibility than their predecessors, says the company.
Hype for Apple's next iPad grows with reports of a gold model, Google's Nexus 6 may stretch in size, and Microsoft adds Sway to the Office suite.
The application, available today in preview form, is the newest member of the Office family.
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