Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 17th Mar 2014 21:51 UTC
Microsoft

Satya Nadella is planning to host his first press event as Microsoft CEO next week. The software maker has been inviting members of the media to a special cloud- and mobile-focused event in San Francisco on March 27th. Nadella is expected to discuss Microsoft’s "mobile first, cloud first" strategy, and there will be some major news ahead of the company’s Build conference in early April. Sources familiar with Microsoft’s plans tell The Verge that the event will mark the introduction of Office for iPad.

Meanwhile, Office for Metro is nowhere in sight.

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RE[2]: Comment by GraphiteCube
by GraphiteCube on Wed 19th Mar 2014 03:31 UTC in reply to "RE: Comment by GraphiteCube"
GraphiteCube
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Yes, but I think the goal is to have Office running on a device, so whether it is designed with "Metro"-style or running on "desktop" is just a matter of UI issue.

Perhaps some think that "Metro"-style can make the application easier to use and more suitable for touch-based input.

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