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Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote free w/ Win8 tablets!

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    Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote free w/ Win8 tablets!


    Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and OneNote to ship free with Windows 8 tablets

    During today's Computex keynote, Microsoft Windows chief Tami Reller just announced that new Windows 8 tablets will include Office in the box.
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    woah... this would kind of undercut the legs of Windows RT machines. now the only benefits of Windows RT is battery life (which Haswell should help counter) and lower-priced machines.

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    Windows 8.1 Pro

    Windows RT to come with Outlook preinstalled!


    Windows RT to come with Outlook app, starting with Windows 8.1 update

    The company just confirmed that Windows RT tablets will come with an Outlook app pre-installed starting with the Windows 8.1 update.
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    Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit SP1


    Quote Originally Posted by dirtyvu View Post
    Windows RT to come with Outlook app, starting with Windows 8.1 update

    The company just confirmed that Windows RT tablets will come with an Outlook app pre-installed starting with the Windows 8.1 update.
    I find this article confusing. Are they talking about Apps as in Metro Apps or are the talking about the full Desktop applications.
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    Windows 8.1, 10


    I see the article's been updated to say it only applies to small tablets (under 10 inches) though.
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