Is Microsoft Office for iPad going to challenge the laptop?

Posted by Matthew Fortner on March 31, 2014 

Microsoft finally delivered office iOS apps for iPad including Word, Excel and PowerPoint apps. How good are they?

The apps are free and can be used to view and present documents, spreadsheets and slides.

To create and edit documents, a paid subscription to Office 365 is required.

The apps are clean and simple, but one good question addressed in Bree Fowler’s review, is it worth the effort to try to create or edit Office documents on an iPad rather than a laptop?

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