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Re: [News] Microsoft Office Embraces The Browser (Thank You Google)

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____/ Chris Ahlstrom on Wednesday 29 October 2008 19:22 : \____

> After takin' a swig o' grog, nessuno@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx belched out
>   this bit o' wisdom:
>> <Quote>
>> Microsoft ...will be offering ?lightweight? versions of Office
>> applications... Users will be able to read and edit documents from the
>> browser....Microsoft will ... be copying the Google approach .
>> <le snippe!>
>> So?free Office from Microsoft, and one less desktop application. For
>> most users this will be more than enough to make the expensive,
>> downloaded version irrelevant.
>> </Quote>
> One notes that they use Silverlight, but fall back to AJax.  Let's hope the
> functionality survives in browsers and operating systems other than Windows.

Why? You think of using that bastard? Any IT department which requires access
to Microsoft Lockloud needs a head check. Its head are too deep in the cloud.

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