Today marked the launch of something quite unique in the war between Microsoft and Apple as Microsoft released Office for iPad. Could this be the first foray into a peaceful reconciliation between camp Apple and camp Microsoft? Some are hailing this launch as a stepping-stone in the right direction. Others are already grumbling about the lack of features available in this long overdue release.
With streamlined versions of Word, Excel and PowerPoint, Office for iPad allows users to view, create and edit Office documents straight from their Apple tablets
I will hold my hands up and say I honestly can’t remember a time before the Internet. It’s often difficult to believe that the World Wide Web has been around for a quarter of a century today.
Yes, 25 years ago, back on March 12 1989 (before I was even born) a chap called Tim Berners-Lee came up with an idea for a “universal linked information system” to help academics from across the world to run CERN (the particle accelerator miles underground in Switzerland)