Office 2016 coming next month according to leaked document
Based on that document, the release date for a test version of Microsoft’s cash cow bundle of Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, and other applications, is September 22. Microsoft released a version for the Apple (AAPL) Macintosh in July.
The latest release sports a new, brighter interface for those who don’t like the look and feel of the current applications, although there will be more familiar option for those users as well, according to The Verge.
Also coming is a feature that lets co-authors of a document work on it at the same time.
Office applications were long the defacto standard for business users, but the franchise came under fire with lower-cost Google Apps. Microsoft clearly isn’t taking that threat lying down.
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