OnLive Desktop hits the Android tablet

OnLive Desktop hits the Android tablet

Summary: Remote access to Microsoft Office and Internet Explorer is now available on Android tablets through OnLive Desktop.

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The OnLive Desktop app and service is now available for Android tablets. I was duly impressed with the iPad app and the service, and my testing of the Android app show it to be just as good.

OnLive Desktop provides remote access to a Windows 7 system on the company servers, allowing free access to Microsoft Word, Excel, and Powerpoint. Plus users ($4.99 monthly) get Internet Explorer access thrown in, additional cloud storage for files, and priority access to the servers.

The OnLive Desktop app is free in the Android Market.

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Topics: Tablets, Android, Hardware, Laptops, Mobility

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  • I love onlive desktop!

    This really is quite frankly a major step forward in cloud computing.
    jlm123hi