Microsoft Office 16 to come out late this year


London: Microsoft’s next version of Office for desktop will be called Office 2016. The latest version will be available to users in the second half of 2015, as per sources

During the Windows 10 preview on Wednesday, when Microsoft unveiled the touch-optimised version of Office for Windows 10 – Word, Excel, PowerPoint, One Note and Outlook – for mobiles and tablets, it didn’t say anything about Office for desktop.

However, Julia White, Microsoft’s Office General Manager, while detailing the touch-optimised Office, also shared details about the upcoming Office suite for desktops, later.