The “Windows First” Mobile Strategy For Microsoft Office 2013 Is Not Working

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http://techcrunch.com – Microsoft is pinching CIOs by not providing an easy way to run the just released Microsoft Office 2013 except on Windows RT, the operating system for its Surface tablets. With little cross-platform integration, Microsoft is creating an opening for vendors that have a clearer path for a complete mobile workflow. Outlook is the killer app for Microsoft, but the company has not shown any interest in releasing it for Office on the Surface or any other mobile device, said Analyst Esteban Kolsky, Founder of ThinkJar. Instead, Microsoft makes the case for Office365 in the cloud. But so far it only (IT news)