Microsoft Office for Mac 2016 Preview unveiled – final release due later this year
March 6, 2015 – 07:15 | Comments Off on Microsoft Office for Mac 2016 Preview unveiled – final release due later this year
Microsoft Office for Mac 2016 Preview unveiled – final release due later this year

After a five-year gap, Microsoft has unveiled the first public beta of its forthcoming Office 2016 for Mac with the release of Microsoft Office for Mac 2016 Preview. The new release is free for all …

View 70+ file types with Free Editor
February 4, 2015 – 14:25 | Comments Off on View 70+ file types with Free Editor
View 70+ file types with Free Editor

Office, PDFs, ebooks, archives, audio, video, images: the average PC owner regularly encounters a lengthy list of file formats, and viewing them all typically requires an entire library of software.
Free Editor claims it can simplify …

Microsoft unveils Word, Excel and PowerPoint for iPad 1.1, adds user-requested features
August 1, 2014 – 07:39 | Comments Off on Microsoft unveils Word, Excel and PowerPoint for iPad 1.1, adds user-requested features
Microsoft unveils Word, Excel and PowerPoint for iPad 1.1, adds user-requested features

Microsoft has unveiled the first major update to its stable of iPad Office apps with the release of Word for iPad 1.1, Excel for iPad 1.1 and PowerPoint for iPad 1.1.
All three apps gain exclusive …

Batch convert documents to PDF, PNG, TIF or JPG with DocuFreezer 1.0
June 17, 2014 – 13:19 | Comments Off on Batch convert documents to PDF, PNG, TIF or JPG with DocuFreezer 1.0
Batch convert documents to PDF, PNG, TIF or JPG with DocuFreezer 1.0

Anyone who’s tried Print Conductor will know how great it is for speeding up the wearisome process of printing out documents of different types in one go from your Windows PC.
Now the folk at fCoder …

Apache OpenOffice 4.1 improves support for visually impaired users, allows users to comment on selected blocks of text
April 29, 2014 – 12:04 | Comments Off on Apache OpenOffice 4.1 improves support for visually impaired users, allows users to comment on selected blocks of text
Apache OpenOffice 4.1 improves support for visually impaired users, allows users to comment on selected blocks of text

Just over six weeks after entering beta, the Apache Software Foundation has released final version of Apache OpenOffice 4.1. The update is relatively minor, building on the major changes introduced in version 4 last year.
One …

Microsoft launches Office for iPad
March 27, 2014 – 18:09 | Comments Off on Microsoft launches Office for iPad
Microsoft launches Office for iPad

It’s taken a very long time, but today, finally, Microsoft unveiled Office for iPad.
Despite the name, Office for iPad is three separate apps – Word, Excel and PowerPoint – which are individually available in the …

Apache OpenOffice 4.1 Beta unveiled, supports commenting and annotating on text ranges in Writer
March 11, 2014 – 09:56 | Comments Off on Apache OpenOffice 4.1 Beta unveiled, supports commenting and annotating on text ranges in Writer
Apache OpenOffice 4.1 Beta unveiled, supports commenting and annotating on text ranges in Writer

Apache Software Foundation has unveiled the first public beta of its forthcoming Apache OpenOffice 4.1 release. The new version continues to build on the major changes introduced when version 4 was released last year.
Although termed …

AndrOpen Office 1.43 extends touch support
February 27, 2014 – 10:47 | Comments Off on AndrOpen Office 1.43 extends touch support
AndrOpen Office 1.43 extends touch support

AndrOpen Office – “the world’s first port of OpenOffice for Android” – has been updated to version 1.43 with the addition of some very welcome touch-friendliness.
New support for scrolling with a swipe means navigation is …

Microsoft Office 2013 Service Pack 1 released, adds new features, rolls up previous updates
February 26, 2014 – 11:23 | Comments Off on Microsoft Office 2013 Service Pack 1 released, adds new features, rolls up previous updates
Microsoft Office 2013 Service Pack 1 released, adds new features, rolls up previous updates

Microsoft has unveiled the first Service Pack update for Microsoft Office 2013 with the release of Microsoft Office 2013 Service Pack 1 (32-bit) and Microsoft Office 2013 Service Pack 1 (64-bit).
As expected, the SP1 is …

Latest Kingsoft Office Suite Free 2013 update enables document saves in latest Word and Excel formats
January 2, 2014 – 08:14 | Comments Off on Latest Kingsoft Office Suite Free 2013 update enables document saves in latest Word and Excel formats
Latest Kingsoft Office Suite Free 2013 update enables document saves in latest Word and Excel formats

Kingsoft Software has seen in the New Year with major updates to its range of free and paid-for office suites for Windows. Despite minor version number changes, Kingsoft Office Suite Free 2013 users gain the …

Kingsoft Office 2013 Free revamps interface, improves support for new Office formats
June 4, 2013 – 11:11 | Comments Off on Kingsoft Office 2013 Free revamps interface, improves support for new Office formats
Kingsoft Office 2013 Free revamps interface, improves support for new Office formats

Hong Kong-based developer Kingsoft Software has released KingSoft Office Suite Free 2013, a brand new version of its sleek free alternative to Microsoft Office. Version 9.1.0.4056 makes its bow with a redesigned user interface with …