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The death of Office and rebirth of Office 365

The birth/death cycle is eternal. Microsoft is one of those companies, which in my humble opinion should have taken up the icon of Phoenix - the bird that always come come back.

 

I think it was a brilliant idea to take Office to the cloud. Google was angling to kill Microsoft by providing office lookalikes that can be accesed over the Internet. Well it was barely successful. With full back of Microsoft resources, Office 365 will dominate web just like Office dominated the desktop. Well, Microsoft saw the demise of many nice programs like Word, Lotus 1-2-3, Harvard Graphics and many others, but that is history-RIP.

Keep reading:
http://www.pcworld.com/article/2036178/microsoft-says-office-365-adoption-accelerating-but-questions-remain.html
 

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