Microsoft today announced a number of collaboration features such as co-authoring in Excel and new Yammer apps that are now available for Office 365 users as part of the August 2016 update.
A brand new build has dropped for Office Insiders on Windows in the Slow ring. Part of the April feature update for Office 2016, it brings improvements to Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Outlook and more.
Office 365 users on the Fast ring will now be able to use the co-authoring feature. This will allow your team to collaborate by seeing who is working on a document and what changes are being made.
Microsoft has added several accessibility tools for Office 365 subscribers which can make your content more consumable for those with various visual, hearing, mobility, and cognitive disabilities.
Today is the first day of Microsoft's Ignite 2016 conference, where the company announced a number of new features for Office 365 users, including some for businesses and some for everyone.
Microsoft's Excel is altering hundreds of scientific papers and destroying work done by scientists, thanks to the way it auto-formats data. But scientists are blaming themselves, not Microsoft.
Xiaomi and Microsoft have entered into a deal where the Chinese manufacturer will pre-load Microsoft's Office and Skype apps on its devices. There are now more than 75 Android OEMs who are doing this.
Microsoft has announced the release of its latest Office Insider preview for Android, build 16.0.6729.1006, bringing a range of improvements, including the ability to send any document as a PDF.
Word and Excel for iOS were updated today to include opening documents from and saving to Box, the popular cloud storage solution. It also allows users to find other Office apps more easily.
Microsoft has released its latest Office preview build for those signed up to its Insider Program, bringing a range of new features, including a new dark theme in Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook.
A programmer has created a playable version of XCOM in Microsoft Excel using Visual Basic for Applications. The game includes specialist classes, perks, destructible terrain and even a level editor.
Four veterans of the first Excel team celebrate the application's 30th anniversary in Seattle by discussing “ripping off” other products while creating “cool original stuff.”
In an announcement this morning, Microsoft has stated that the long-awaited new version to the popular productivity suite will begin rolling out on September 22.
Microsoft is preparing to launch the next version of its Office productivity suite on the 22nd of September according to the company's internal document which was leaked earlier today.
After already being allowed to save documents in Dropbox, a new plug-in by Google allows you to save and sync Microsoft Office files using the company's cloud service.
Microsoft has announced that there are over 1 million users of Office 2016 and that they are adding new features to the apps, including improved file sharing and updates to Version History.
The preview Office apps on Windows 10 just got an update. Unfortunately there's no changelog, but this seems to be prep work for the upcoming mobile release expected at BUILD later this week.
Microsoft has been testing more changes on Outlook.com, such as Outlook Mail branding - matching its new Windows 10 phone app - and revisions to the drop-down nav menu, including new icon designs.
Microsoft has released their Office Remote app on Android, which enables users to interact with Word, Excel and Powerpoint through their smartphone and even provides a virtual laser pointer.
Microsoft has released a preview of Office 2016 for Mac today and we got to spend a little bit of with the new version of Excel; after the jump we have a quick look at the updated interface.
Microsoft has released a touch version of Excel in the Windows Store and for those of you who are curious about what the app looks like, but don't have Windows 10 installed, we have you covered.
Microsoft today released a preview of the new Office touch apps for Windows 10 and you can download them right now on your Windows device. Office 2016 will arrive in the second half of 2015.
Microsoft is to launch its business intelligence tool, Power BI, on mobile, starting with iOS. A beta test is expected to begin soon.
In a new blog post, Microsoft reveals more information on how the Office for iPad team designed the interface for those apps, including the creation of the Ribbon UI.
Office apps for the iPad lack many features included in the full desktop applications, including the ability to print - but Microsoft hints that this function could be introduced if users demand it.
Microsoft has announced that Office Mobile for the iPhone and Android smartphones is now free to use for home devices, without the need to get an Office 365 subscription.
Following weeks of rumours, Microsoft has announced the launch of Office Online - the replacement for its productivity-focused Web Apps - along with a new look for Office.com.
Microsoft has announced that Power BI, its cloud business intelligence solution for Office 365 and Excel, is now generally available after previously launching as a preview version in 2013.
Microsoft has released a major new update for its Power Map for Excel program, adding new features such as color coding map areas according to zip code, county, state, country and more.
Nokia has announced it has added readers for Word, Excel and PowerPoint documents to its Asha 501 feature phone, a move that could signal what will be added to the Asha line when Microsoft takes over.
Microsoft has a list of features that it is thinking about adding to its free Excel Web App, but it is also conducting a survey to ask users what they would want to see next in the app.
Newly leaked training documents from the NSA show the existence of a program called XKeyscore, designed to view online content from almost anywhere, with Microsoft's Excel used as an example
During the 2013 Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference keynote, the company revealed Power BI for Office 365, a new cloud business intelligence solution that works with the latest version of Office.
Tami Reller has stated today at Computex 2013 that new 7- and 8-inch Windows 8 x86 tablets will come with the basic Microsoft Office 2013 apps Word, Excel, PowerPoint and OneNote out of the box
An elderly Japanese man has spent the last ten years of his life creating absolutely beautiful artwork in Microsoft Excel, saying that the spreadsheet tool is easy to use and perfectly capable.
A newly leaked video from Microsoft's recent TechFest shows off Project Analyze, a research effort to add ways to type in simple commands in Excel to perform various tasks.
Microsoft has announced that it has finally added its previously promised support for online Excel surveys for all users of its Microsoft SkyDrive cloud-based service
Microsoft has officially announced the introduction of a new Recycle Bin feature in SkyDrive, rolling out to all users over the next 24 hours, with the promise of Excel surveys arriving soon.
In a new blog post, Microsoft talks about the Excel Interactive Button, a new feature that will allow web pages to offer expanded and more interactive Excel-powered charts.
Newly leaked images of the OneNote and Excel logos have revealed the icon style for Microsoft Office 2013, which feature a similar-perspective Metro-style tile as the new Windows 8 logo.