Office Mobile for iOS updated with Smart Lookup support in Word, Edmodo support

Microsoft Office apps on iOS

Microsoft Office apps for iOS have received a number of updates as of late. The latest addition being the support for Edmodo. Excel, PowerPoint, and Word all had the following update notes pinned onto their iTunes pages for Version 1.25:

Enjoy even more flexibility for storing and accessing your Office files with Edmodo and 腾讯微云

What exactly is Edmodo? It is a network specifically designed for educators to share lessons, tests, assignments, and collaboration with students and parents.

Beyond that, Microsoft Word on iOS also added on the Smart Lookup feature. When you use the app, you can press on a word with your fingertip and hold it until the menu comes up. Now Smart Lookup will be available as an option where you can instantly find useful information, images, definitions, and anything else that you might need to know about the word in question.

Version 1.25 also added a neat trick for iPhone users in PowerPoint, allowing it to become a personal laser pointer for Office 365 users only.

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