Office 2010 reaches RTM

Today Office 2010 has reached Release-to-Manufacturing status, after many months of hard work. Since its first public beta in November 2009, more than 7.5 million users have downloaded and tested Office 2010.

Microsoft Office 2010 Starter: Details emerge

When Office 2010 is released in June, on many computers there will be a special Office version, replacing pre-installed Works. This Office version, Office Starter, contains trimmed versions of Word and Excel. Chris Capossela, Senior Vice President of Microsoft’s Information Worker Product Management Group, talked about some Office 2010 Starter details.

CeBIT 2010: Some highlights

CeBIT in Hanover (Germany), it is still the largest computer trade fair worldwide, even with having shrunk in the past years – this year again with fewer exhibitors and fewer visitors. Some companies though have a CeBIT booth for the first time, like the Web gigant Google.

This Week’s Thoughts: Hidden data

Many people send texts, spreadsheets, photos and videos—while not knowing that they contain much information that other people can discover with ease and that might be indiscreet. Who has collaborated on the text? How often has it been revised? What camera and aperture has been used to take the photo?

Ribbon UI e Windows Live Writer

Ribbon è dovunque. Originariamente fu introdotto come un nuovo modo di usare l’Interfaccia Utente in Office 2007, oggi lo vedo nei strumenti utente di Windows, come Wordpad e Paint, così come in tutte le applicazioni Office, naturalmente. Windows 7 ha fatto un grande passo nell’implementare lo Scenic Ribbon UI Framework