Redmond has finally released Microsoft Office for the iPad, nearly four years after the first-generation iPad was releaded in April 2010.
A licensing loophole can let users gain access to the full version of Office apps on iPad for free, according to a report on CNET. This means that unethical users can avoid paying the $100 annual subscription yet benefit from its full capabilities.
As reported last week, Microsoft today took the wraps off Microsoft Office suite of productivity applications for the iPad. The product family includes Word, Excel and PowerPoint for iPad, which are available as separate apps that can be downloaded for free from the Apple App Store.
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Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella may be preparing to take the wraps off the long-rumored Microsoft Office on iPad suite at a press event on March 27, according to separate reports on ZDNet and The Verge.
If you're looking to give the Parallels Access a spin, Parallels is giving away free 3-month trials of the iPad app in celebration of World Mobile Congress next week.
The lightweight stand folds flat into an incredibly slim package, and supports both landscape and portrait orientations.
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