Office 365 relaunches as Microsoft 365 as Microsoft pushes its subscription model
April 21, 2020 – 07:28 | Comments Off on Office 365 relaunches as Microsoft 365 as Microsoft pushes its subscription model
Office 365 relaunches as Microsoft 365 as Microsoft pushes its subscription model

Today is the day that Office 365 is rebadged Microsoft 365, complete with several new features as Microsoft moves to give its favoured subscription model a wider appeal.
Existing Office 365 subscribers need do nothing – …

SoftMaker FreeOffice 2018 gains Anniversay Edition update with dozens of new features and improved Office 2019 compatibility
July 10, 2019 – 09:05 | Comments Off on SoftMaker FreeOffice 2018 gains Anniversay Edition update with dozens of new features and improved Office 2019 compatibility
SoftMaker FreeOffice 2018 gains Anniversay Edition update with dozens of new features and improved Office 2019 compatibility

German software developer SoftMaker has unveiled SoftMaker FreeOffice 2018: Anniversary Update, extending major new features and compatibility improvements to its free office suite for Windows, Mac and Linux.

The update, officially dubbed Revision 966, comes with …

Wine 4.0 released with Direct3D 12, game controller and Vulkan graphics support
February 5, 2019 – 08:28 | Comments Off on Wine 4.0 released with Direct3D 12, game controller and Vulkan graphics support
Wine 4.0 released with Direct3D 12, game controller and Vulkan graphics support

The Wine Project has released Wine 4.0 for Linux, MacOS and Android. Wine provides non-Windows users with an emulated Windows API, allowing selected Windows applications (and games) to be run directly inside Linux or MacOS …

LibreOffice 6.1 is here with new Windows icon theme
August 8, 2018 – 10:11 | Comments Off on LibreOffice 6.1 is here with new Windows icon theme
LibreOffice 6.1 is here with new Windows icon theme

An office suite is regarded an essential part of your daily work toolkit, whether you’re a big business or a retired individual wanting to keep on top of their daily tasks. So you want to …

SoftMaker FreeOffice 2018 promises full Office 2016 compatibility, debuts optional ribbon interface
May 16, 2018 – 09:50 | Comments Off on SoftMaker FreeOffice 2018 promises full Office 2016 compatibility, debuts optional ribbon interface
SoftMaker FreeOffice 2018 promises full Office 2016 compatibility, debuts optional ribbon interface

Why pay a monthly subscription for Office software? SoftMaker FreeOffice 2018 has just been released, promising full compatibility with the latest Word, Excel and PowerPoint formats and debuting a new optional ribbon interface for those …

Wine 3.0 released with DirectX 10 and 11 support
January 19, 2018 – 09:26 | Comments Off on Wine 3.0 released with DirectX 10 and 11 support
Wine 3.0 released with DirectX 10 and 11 support

The Wine Project has released Wine 3.0 for Linux and Android. Wine provides Linux users with an emulated Windows API, allowing many Windows applications to be run from directly from the Linux desktop without the need …

SoftMaker releases Office 2018 with enhanced Thunderbird
November 8, 2017 – 06:50 | Comments Off on SoftMaker releases Office 2018 with enhanced Thunderbird
SoftMaker releases Office 2018 with enhanced Thunderbird

You have to admire some of the recent design work from Microsoft. Windows 10 has transitioned in a robust and visually-appealing operating system, whilst Office 2016 really is a superb, well-designed, cross-platform office suite.
In addition, Office …

Quickly access your Office 365 files using My Workspace
September 11, 2017 – 11:11 | Comments Off on Quickly access your Office 365 files using My Workspace
Quickly access your Office 365 files using My Workspace

There are so many methods for keeping up with your daily tasks that you need a task manager to keep them all centralised. We can’t tell you how many times we’ve had various calendars auto-group our …

Free Dictate add-on allows you to, well, dictate to Microsoft Office
June 22, 2017 – 08:24 | Comments Off on Free Dictate add-on allows you to, well, dictate to Microsoft Office
Free Dictate add-on allows you to, well, dictate to Microsoft Office

Microsoft Garage – the Redmond behemoth’s R&D arm – has released Dictate 5.0, a free add-on for those running Microsoft Office 2013, 2016 or 365 on Windows 8.1 or later. Also available for 64-bit versions …

OpenOffice gets an unofficial iPad port
August 22, 2016 – 04:01 | Comments Off on OpenOffice gets an unofficial iPad port
OpenOffice gets an unofficial iPad port

He’s already ported OpenOffice to Android, and now Akikazu Yoshikawa has announced the release of Office 700, “the world’s first port of OpenOffice for iOS”.
The package includes all the key functions: text editing, spreadsheets, presentation, …

Easily find genuine Windows and Office images with Windows ISO Downloader
July 1, 2016 – 07:11 | Comments Off on Easily find genuine Windows and Office images with Windows ISO Downloader
Easily find genuine Windows and Office images with Windows ISO Downloader

Would you like to try out Windows 10 in a virtual machine, or maybe create a USB installer for Windows 7 or 8? Then you’ll probably have to track down an image of that particular …