Microsoft to bring Office to everyone with new Office apps for iPhone, iPad and Android

Microsoft took the next step to bring the productivity of Office to everyone with new Office apps and experiences for the iPhone and iPad, a preview of Office for Android tablet, and the ability for customers using these devices to create and edit Office content without a subscription.

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In the announcement, Microsoft will have :

  • New Office for iPhone apps for Word, Excel and PowerPoint offer the same beautiful iPad experience, optimized for the iPhone. Customers can download the new apps today.
  • Updated Office for iPad apps for Word, Excel and PowerPoint. Customers can download the new apps today.
  • New Preview of Office apps for Android tablet brings the productivity of Word, Excel and PowerPoint to Android tablet customers. Customers can sign up for the Preview starting today. General availability is expected in early 2015.
  • More of Office for everyone. Beginning today, customers on iPhone, iPad and Android can create and edit Office content without a subscription. Now customers on nearly every mobile device and platform can do more with Office.

As part of Microsoft’s continuous effort to empower its Office 365 users, they have also recently announced a series of updates to our productivity suite aimed at helping people work more effectively in a mobile-first, cloud-first world. This includes unlimited cloud storage in OneDrive, introducing a new Outlook for Mac and our collaboration with Dropbox