Something free from Microsoft ! it must be a joke.But no,that is indeed true.Lately but Microsoft has woken up to the free services market on the Internet.
Microsoft has decided to bring free online version of the office suite along with its latest upcoming desktop version ,the Office 2010.Looking at the competition from free online office suites by the rival Google and and few others like ZOHO, etc. , Microsoft has decided to launch its own free online version of the office suite.The free Office online Applications will be ad-supported version of Word,Outlook, Excel and PowerPoint.
Along with the advertisements,Microsoft will also tempt the free Office suite users to upgrade the desktop version of the office with links like “Buy Office 2007″ and “free Office 2007 Trial”.
The Microsoft Office online will be as a free service that you can access in your browser on the Internet.It will support Internet Explorer ,Firefox and the Safari browsers. Here is the Microsoft Office Online home page.