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Variants let you customize stock themes
The trouble with out-of-the-box stock themes is that they make your presentation look just like every other slide show using that theme. The new Variants options on the PowerPoint Design tab let you mix colors and other design elements to avoid that me-too look.
Touch-friendly navigation in OneNote
On a desktop PC, the tree-style OneNote navigation pane appears in its familiar spot on the left. When you switch to full-page view, however, those navigation tools change dramatically. Tapping the drop-down list displays this list of notebooks, sections, and pages, all optimized for use on a touch-enabled device.
Embed a document in a OneNote page
You can add a document, presentation, Web link, or media file directly in a OneNote page. For Excel spreadsheets, the links are live, allowing changes and updates to appear in real time. That’s an especially useful scenario when you’re sharing spreadsheets and notebooks with co-workers.