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Microsoft Office for Android to beat Windows 8 version to market

     
5:19 am on Jun 4, 2014 (gmt 0)

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http://www.zdnet.com/touch-first-microsoft-office-for-android-to-beat-windows-8-version-to-market-7000030162/ [zdnet.com]

Touch-first Microsoft Office for Android to beat Windows 8 version to market

When asked recently why Microsoft brought the iPad version of its core Office apps to market before it launched the Windows variant, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella said the reason was quite simple: Market share.
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So it shouldn't surprise anyone -- though I have to admit, it did me -- that the Android version of Microsoft's touch-first Office suite looks to be coming to market ahead of the Windows 8 version