Docs.com officially opened for users

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As Neowin reported two weeks ago, Microsoft has been working on a new social website called Docs.com. Built using Microsoft Office 2010, users can upload, create, edit and share Word, Excel and PowerPoint documents...

Word 2007 Add-in: Microsoft Math

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The Microsoft Math Add-in for Microsoft Office Word 2007 makes it easy to create graphs, perform calculations, and solve for variables with equations created in Word. The Microsoft Math Add-in adds computational and graphing capabilities...

Adobe challenges word on the web

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Adobe has joined a growing list of firms offering web-based alternatives to conventional office programs. The software developer has acquired the online word processor Buzzword, which allows users to create and share text documents on...

Google admits word database came from third party

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Google has acknowledged that a dictionary of Chinese words used with one of its recently released software tools came from a third party. Google's Pinyin Input Method Editor (IME) "was built leveraging some non-Google database...

Microsoft Word Zero-Day Attack Discovered

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Microsoft's security response team has launched an investigation into reports of a zero-day attack against a previously unknown vulnerability affecting its ever-present Microsoft Word program. The Redmond, Wash.-based software maker said it's aware of "very...

A word with you, please, Microsoft

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If Microsoft's 1976 was all about "hobbyists" and "Altair," then its buzzwords for 2006 were things such as "connected entertainment," "interoperability," "Zune," and "Windows Vista." And don't forget those "priorities" -- as in the ones...

MS investigates Word zero-day

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Microsoft has issued a Security Advisory that warns of exploits for a previously unknown (zero day) hole in various versions of Microsoft Word. According to an e-mail statement from the company's public...

Trojan targets 0-day Word vulnerability

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An unpatched Microsoft Word 2000 vulnerability is being actively exploited by hackers to spread malware. The MDropper-Q Trojan downloader, recently detected by Symantec, takes advantage of the unspecified zero-day vuln to load other malware onto...

Experts Warn of Critical Word Vulnerability

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Security experts are warning of a critical vulnerability affecting users of Microsoft Word XP and Word 2003. To quote the SANS Internet Storm Center report: Quote - Emails were sent to...

Word 2007 to Feature Built-in Blogging

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Joe Friend has posted a rather interesting entry on his site, covering Microsoft's Office 12 Blog feature: Stop, don't jump to the end of this post to push the comment button yet. I'm not an...

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