OneDrive en Office for iPad: Work with Local Documents <div class="field-deck"> A bit more powerful than your typical mobile apps </div> <div class="node-body article-body">It's been interesting poring over the feedback I've seen for Office for iPad so far. In general, people seem genuinely impressed by the quality and feature-richness of these new apps. But if you're used to how Office works on Windows, you may be surprised to discover how similar Office for iPad is when it comes to differentiating between documents in the cloud and documents on the device.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> iPad Mobile devices Office 365 OneDrive Office Mon, 31 Mar 2014 14:13:00 +0000 37571 at Microsoft Office for iPad Review <div class="field-deck"> Hands-on with a tremendous new set of mobile apps </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The rumors are true: By the time you read this you should be able to download Office for iPad, the first full-featured version of Microsoft Office for a mobile platform. As I had expected, Office for iPad fills a useful niche between Office Mobile for smart phone handsets and the more full-featured Office we see in Windows and on the Mac. But Office for iPad has been written from the ground up for Apple's device. And the only thing holding it back, really, is Apple's antiquated mobile OS.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> iPad Mobile devices Office 365 OneDrive Office Thu, 27 Mar 2014 13:54:00 +0000 37441 at Tip: Use Office on Demand <div class="field-deck"> Tip: Use Office on Demand </div> <div class="node-body article-body">When Microsoft overhauled Office Online recently, a number of users noticed that the Office on Demand option was no longer available. But after checking with Microsoft, I discovered that this feature is still available. It's just not promoted explicitly anymore in the consumer versions of the Office online services.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Office 365 OneDrive Thu, 20 Mar 2014 14:57:00 +0000 37251 at Google Drops Prices on Cloud Storage for Individuals <div class="field-deck"> This is about Dropbox, not Microsoft </div> <div class="node-body article-body">With Microsoft's OneDrive service suddenly a deeply integrated part of every Windows user's life, it's perhaps not surprising that the cloud storage wars are now heating up. The latest development: Google announced today that it is dramatically lowering the prices of its paid Google Drive storage for individuals.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cloud OneDrive Thu, 13 Mar 2014 17:44:00 +0000 37041 at OneDrive for Business Gets Standalone Service, Other Improvements <div class="field-deck"> More improvements to Microsoft's enterprise-class cloud storage </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Tied to the opening day of this week's SharePoint Conference 2014, Microsoft has unveiled a number of changes to OneDrive for Business (formerly SkyDrive Pro). Among the updates are a new standalone subscription version of OneDrive for Business, user experience enhancements, and new mobile apps.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> OneDrive OneDrive for Business Office 365 OneDrive Mon, 03 Mar 2014 18:47:00 +0000 36661 at Windows 8.1 + Microsoft Account <div class="field-deck"> Redmond has an offer that will be increasingly difficult to refuse </div> <div class="node-body article-body">In writing Windows 8.1 Field Guide, I was struck again and again by how Microsoft has integrated its online services more deeply into its flagship platform. In this release, it's still possible to sign-in without a Microsoft account, of course, but Windows 8.1 makes that both difficult and impractical. I suspect it's only a matter of time before doing so is compulsory.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> OneDrive Windows 8.1 Windows 8 OneDrive Sat, 01 Mar 2014 15:51:00 +0000 36581 at Bing Rewards Members: Get 100 GB of Free OneDrive Storage for One Year <div class="field-deck"> And it's (no longer) stackable over time </div> <div class="node-body article-body">In the wake of last week's switchover from SkyDrive to OneDrive, Microsoft is offering users a number of incentives for using the revamped service. The latest example is an interesting offer for Bing Rewards members, who can get 100 GB of additional OneDrive storage for free for one year.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bing OneDrive Wed, 26 Feb 2014 18:11:00 +0000 36501 at OneNote for Windows 8.1 Updated For OneDrive <div class="field-deck"> Another steps towards One Microsoft </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft on Friday issued a minor update to its OneNote Modern app for Windows 8.1 (and Windows RT 8.1) that adds support for OneDrive and a few other minor changes. The update is part of this week's rolling switchover from SkyDrive to OneDrive.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> OneDrive OneNote Windows 8.1 Windows 8 Windows RT OneDrive Office Fri, 21 Feb 2014 23:38:00 +0000 36301 at Office Online Goes Live <div class="field-deck"> Office Web Apps no more </div> <div class="node-body article-body">SkyDrive isn't the only Microsoft service getting rebranded this week: Today, Microsoft took the wraps off Office Online, its new name for the Office Web Apps and, as it turns out, for the web site as well.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Office Online Office Web Apps Office 365 OneDrive Thu, 20 Feb 2014 13:53:00 +0000 36241 at OneDrive Goes Live <div class="field-deck"> A rebranding and a not so subtle refocusing </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft announced this morning that its updated OneDrive service is now available worldwide. A rebranding and expansion of SkyDrive, OneDrive provides some additional new features, and storage and payment options. But the bigger message here, perhaps, is the service's new stated focus on cross platform interoperability.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mobile devices OneDrive Xbox 360 Xbox One Windows 8 Windows Phone OneDrive Office Wed, 19 Feb 2014 13:38:00 +0000 36211 at