Microsoft Excel for iPhone is the mobile version of Microsoft Excel, designed to work on both iPhones and iPads. Microsoft Excel for iPhone complements the other two other major Office components available for iOS i.e. Microsoft Word for iPhone and Microsoft Powerpoint for iPhone.
Microsoft Excel for iOS allows you to use Microsoft Excel on iPhone and iPads and lets you perform the essential functions of the desktop version, encapsulating the look and feel of the desktop version, wrapped up in a touch-friendly design. It’s very useful if you’re an existing Microsoft Office user, although it lacks some of the sharing functionality of document management applications such as Stellar Library, Hightail, or even Zoho Docs.
Apple’s Numbers app, part of the iWork suite of apps for iOS, has often been one of the most popular apps for crunching those numbers on the go, despite some rather painful limitations. It was certainly not a perfect app, far from it, but it worked well enough and looked good enough to still be useable, especially in the absence of any form of Microsoft Office for iOS.
With the relaunch of iWork on both Mac and iOS, Numbers received a huge makeover to include some of the new, and welcome, features that have made them so popular. But, despite the new makeover, some of the app just doesn’t add up.
As soon as the iPad came out, people were asking when they could get Microsoft Office on their device. “It would be the best thing ever!” they all said, and then they waited. And waited. And waited.
Today, Microsoft Office is still not available on the iPad, but now it is on the iPhone — at least if you’re an Office 365 subscriber. Does the Office Mobile experience hold up on the smaller device or is it just a failed attempt? Let’s talk it out over break. (more…)
It’s no secret that mobile phones aren’t just for phone calls anymore; your iPhone has become your digital life in your pocket. Today we’ll look at an app that lets you take your documents with you and edit them on the go.
With the Quickoffice Connect Mobile Suite, you’ll be able to make necessary changes to documents and spreadsheets no matter where you are. Our in-depth review will take you through how the application works, and highlight a few helpful tips to get the most out of it.