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It is rumored that Microsoft will be releasing Office 2013 as a mobile software suite for both Android and iOS devices. This is according to the Czech website, IHNED, who spoke to a Microsoft product manager.
Microsoft's co-founder, Paul Allen, described various elements of Windows 8 as "puzzling" as the company readies itself for the launch of the new operating system in late October.
Too cool for Windows 8? Minecraft game creator Markus "Notch" Persson has tweeted that he is not interested in certifying the game for Windows 8. He declined Microsoft's request for Windows 8 certification and he even hit out at the Redmond company by saying he would forgo Windows 8 than to play along.
Instagram has surpassed Twitter in the number of daily mobile users. Instagram now boasts of 7.3 million daily mobile users, while Twitter has about 6.9 million. Additionally, the average amount of time a typical user spends on Instagram is about 257 minutes, compared to 169.9 minutes for Twitter.
Google Maps is arguably one of the most sought-after digital maps on this planet. To demonstrate just how dedicated they are, Google has unveiled their first underwater Street View collection.
Apple's latest Maps app isn't very well received, but they implored new users to be patient with it. The reason given was that it is still in the early stages, and will only get better as people access it more.
YouTube adds a new beta Video Questions Editor feature which lets users make their videos more interactive by inserting questions during video playback which viewers can answer to.
Along with iOS 6, Apple has also released OS X 10.8.2. The OS X update introduces Facebook integration and enhanced Facetime and Messages functionality.
Microsoft stated that Office for Windows RT will come pre-installed on Windows RT devices; however, it will be a preview version of Office Home and Student 2013. Customers will receive a free upgrade to the final version of the suite through Windows Update starting in November 2012 through January 2013.
Google's latest developer build of Chrome now features Do-Not-Track support. This means we might see this feature in upcoming consumer builds of the popular web browser.