Don't-Miss Productivity software Stories
Yep, a lot of folks are using Apache OpenOffice -- despite the fact that many Linux distros now default to LibreOffice.
Microsoft now has a cheaper Office 365 subscription plan for those who only want to use the office suite on a single computer and tablet.
This week's roundup of iOS apps features two new apps for editing and sharing your photos. Plus updates to some of our favorite productivity apps and a chance to live in M.C. Escher's universe.
Mail-alternative has been a hit on iOS, now it's coming to OS X.
The Office for iPad team went on Reddit for an Ask Me Anything (AMA) session, and spilled the beans on everything from the next version of Office for OS X to Clippy's Mac alter ego.
One week later and Office for iPad is still on top of the iTunes charts with more than 12 million downloads.
This week's updates to iWork significantly bolster the suite's AppleScript capabilities, which automation expert Ben Waldie says is a great thing for users.
We get new versions of Pages, Numbers, and Keynote for all three platforms, with a focus on improved Office compatibility and better collaboration tools.
While the software itself has been well received, the lack of a printing function is a notable shortcoming.
Microsoft has officially ported its Office suite to the iPad, challenging Apple on its home turf.
Reports suggest a version of Office for Apple's tablet is finally happening.
You now have another way to sync multimedia notes between Mac and iOS devices: Microsoft has brought OneNote to the Mac. Jeffery Battersby has some first impressions.
Apple shortens the iPhone return period, Starbucks prepares to add tipping to its mobile app, and in-app purchasers beware!
The latest edition of Gmail works about as well as you think it should, at last. Also, apps for paying bills, reading documents, and fighting World War II better than ever.