January 30, 2012 in Business (E)
[prMac.com] New York, New York - ByteSquared, mobile productivity app developers, announces the latest update to their highly praised mobile tool, Office. The most recent update of Office brings all the highly efficient and advanced features of Office HD's document editing tools to the iPhone. Forget lugging around a bulky iPad, users can now carry the power of a desktop word processor in the palm of their hand.
This most recent update includes a variety of new layout tools that allow for truly extensive composition and editing of Word docs (.docx and .doc). Office lets both students and executives transport and access a fully comprehensive set of document editing tools right on their iPhone. Office now grants iPhone users maximum control over the appearance of their documents, allowing them to create and edit works that are not only practical, but visually appealing as well.
"Despite the explosive growth of the tablet market, the iPhone still reigns supreme. Therefore, updating Office was really a no-brainer," said Simon Bates, CEO of ByteSquared. "This latest version of Office brings the high quality features of the original document editing suite to a device that has become an undeniable part of most people's lives."
Optimized for Microsoft Office(R) documents, Office enables users to view, edit and create documents, spreadsheets and presentations on-the-go. Additionally, users can download, create, edit, save, send, print, upload and transfer documents locally or via Google, Dropbox, Box.net and more as well as the ability to read and create PDF documents.
Office update features:
* Multi-Columnar Layout - Specify up to 4 columns for each section
* Shapes - Add shapes to a document including, lines, text boxes, rectangles, etc
* Rulers - Page rulers, tab stops (left, center and right aligned), paragraph margin setters
* File Versioning - Allows users to revert to previous 10 versions of a file for editing
* Section Breaks - Both continuous and next page to separate sections
* Floating Images - Images can now float above text and aligns accordingly around the images
* Referencing - Footnote and endnote integration make for easy MLA formatting
* iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad
* Requires iOS 4.0 or later
* 12.6 MB
Pricing and Availability:
Office 5.0.2 is $5.99 USD (or equivalent amount in other currencies) and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Business category.
Byte is an innovative software development company that prides itself on expertise in Office file formats and specializes in creating office-based productivity apps for mobile devices on iOS and Android platforms. Combining nearly 50 years of commercial software development experience, Byte was founded by Simon Bates and Stuart Prestedge in 2009. Byte launched the world's first iPhone spreadsheet app, Spreadsheet in 2009, followed by 2010 MacObserver Editor's Choice Award Winner Office for iPhone. Byte continues to strive for the most intuitive productivity apps on the market. Copyright (C) 2012 Byte. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone, iPod and iPad are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries.