News tagged with office applications

The cloud within us

The first tentative steps towards a peer-to-peer approach to cloud computing that enables users and removes the risks and costs of relying on industry giants to offer services are being taken by an international team of researchers.

dateMar 27, 2013 in Software
shares0 comments 0

Microsoft retools Office for touch screen, Web use

Microsoft is selling a retooled version of its Office software to consumers as an online subscription service for the first time in an attempt to extend one of the company's key franchises beyond personal ...

dateJan 29, 2013 in Software
shares0 comments 4

New tool makes saving electricity easier

Thirty-one million American homes will be getting computer-friendly data about their electricity use from their utility companies, thanks to the work of the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) National Renewable ...

dateOct 09, 2012 in Energy & Green Tech
shares0 comments 0