Microsoft Office Store has 200 apps? Don't worry, they are just fancy add-ons

Office Store apps

With the recent launch of Office 2013 and Office 365, many consumers will notice an Office Store, offering over 200 "apps." While this may confuse users, we say don't worry. These "apps" are merely add-ons. Microsoft wants developers to take a different approach when it comes to developing for Office.

Microsoft officially launches "reinvented" Office 2013 and Office 365 in the United States

Office 2013

Office 2013, which had finally hit RTM (Release to Manufacturing) back in early October of 2011, was expected to be released during the first quarter of 2013. Now, that day is finally upon us as Microsoft officially launched Office 2013 and Office 365 in the United States. Office 2013 brings a new touch friendly design for use with the company's Windows 8 operating system.

Office 365 teaser website now live, January 29th release date officially confirmed

Office 365

We have seen several rumors on the release date of Office 2013/Office 365 and January 29th has come up several times. Now, Microsoft has launched a teaser website for Office 365, also confirming that January 29th will be the day it launches. While the teaser site doesn't reveal much, it merely confirms the January 29th release date.

Office 2013 coming January 29th, pre-orders begin surfacing

Recent rumours have been speculating on the release date of Office 2013, and January 29th has popped up numerous times, but today it may have been confirmed as a pre-order page for the product has begun appearing on retailer websites and has a release date of January 29.

New Resume Reading feature in PowerPoint 2013 takes you to your last opened slide

PowerPoint 2013

In an official blog post, Microsoft highlights the new Resume Reading feature available in PowerPoint 2013. The new Resume Reading feature allows a presenter to reopen their presentation on the last slide they were on. This feature is great for those who are working on a large presentation and want to re-open it to the last slide they were working on.

Microsoft reveals Office 2013 for iPhone and iPad in leaked help references

Microsoft have been rather tight-lipped on the whole Office 2013 for iOS thing, but it appears today that the Romanian version of the Office 2013 help site have referenced devices such as the iPhone and iPad. The reveal doesn't shed any light on what Office Mobile may include, but it does confirm that it is indeed on its way.