Next version of MS Office will work in the browser
October 29, 2008, 10:27 pm
Since Google introduced its service Google Apps, many asked, will the Microsoft release online versions of its Office applications. The conference PDC 2008 reply was finally received a reply - yes. The next version of Microsoft Office applications will include Office Web - simplified versions of Word, Excel, PowerPoint and OneNote, working in your browser. Applications Office Web will work not only in Internet Explorer, but also in Firefox and Safari. Working with them, users can edit their documents from any computer with Internet access. In addition, special versions of applications will be for downloading to a mobile phone. Already by the end of this year will be released preliminary test version of applications. At the same time, you more information about how they will work. In the meantime, all users interested in beta testing, can create an account at the service of Microsoft Office Live Workspace.