Starting with Office for iOS, Microsoft is enabling its new Word, Excel and PowerPoint apps to access third-party cloud-storage services, including Apple's iCloud.
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The highly anticipated Word, Excel and PowerPoint apps for iOS were released on March 27 and are enjoying stratospheric popularity. But how much of it is pent-up demand?
I've already railed against Apple's overhaul of iOS 7, with its jarring use of white and its over-reliance on textual Web motifs. But, as the rest of the software industry follows suit – and as Microsoft and Apple blur the boundaries between tablet and desktop user interfaces – it's worth asking if the user experience really is improving.
With the new SlideShark Broadcasting service, presenters can invite remote attendees to follow along with PowerPoint content being shared on their Apple iOS mobile device.
Microsoft has taken its cloud-based productivity tools out of preview mode for consumers, and businesses should be getting their Office 365 update any day now.
Don't hold your breath waiting for Microsoft's Office apps to arrive for iOS. Virtualization is your best bet and a new service offers full Word, Excel and PowerPoint on your iPad without installing an app.
When it hit the App Store this week I compared iOS app Word Lens to magic, but it seems to have drawn the ire of several of its users.Since its release, Word Lens has been hammered with bad feedback on the App Store.
Quickoffice is one of my favorite iPad apps and continues to get better with iOS 4.2 support, new cloud partners, and more. PowerPoint editing support is also coming in January.
The iPhone maker has accused Motorola of infringing on six patents, in the latest stage of a war over the technology used in Android handsets
There are many of us who want to stick with our wireless carrier, yet still would like to experience the latest Apple touchscreen device. Thankfully, Apple launched the iPod touch in three different capacities and it provides consumers with the high resolution retina display, A4 processor, iOS 4.1, and HD video camera.
The last of the Samsung press conference: their P3 touchscreen MP3 player.The P3, a widescreen portable multimedia player, has an "EmoTure" interface with true haptic feedback.
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