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Corner Office: Sundar Pichai of Google: ‘Technology Doesn’t Solve Humanity’s Problems’

ImageSundar Pichai, CEO of Google, last week.CreditCreditErik Tanner for The New York Times SectionsSkip to contentSkip to site index corner office Sundar Pichai of Google: ‘Technology Doesn’t Solve Humanity’s Problems’ Growing up in India, he slept on the floor of a house without a refrigerator. Today, the chief executive is steering Google through the most […]

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Microsoft suspends development of touch-friendly Office apps for Windows

Enlarge Nicole Klauss Microsoft has stopped developing new features for the touch-friendly Office Mobile apps for Windows 10, reports the Verge. Word Mobile, Excel Mobile, and PowerPoint Mobile first made their debut with Windows 8.1. Their significance is twofold: they have a user interface that’s designed to be touch-friendly, and they’re built using Microsoft’s modern […]

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Perpetually licensed Office 2019 now available for corporate customers

PowerPoint 2019. Microsoft Excel 2019. Microsoft The perpetually licensed version of the desktop Office apps, branded Office 2019, was released today. It’s available as a one-time purchase for volume-licensed commercial customers. A consumer release will come in the next few weeks. Office 2019 is supported on Windows 10—exclusively; no Windows 7 or Windows 8.1 support […]