Register FAQ / Rules Forum Spy Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read
Go Back   MacRumors Forums > Mac Community > Community Discussion > Apple, Industry and Internet Discussion

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old Jan 26, 2013, 02:06 PM   #1
smoge
macrumors regular
 
Join Date: Jun 2011
Microsoft "the new" office

Microsoft taking another page out of Apple's marketing book. They will be marketing Office 2013 as "the new Office"
http://www.neowin.net/news/more-offi...h-a-new-laptop
Remind you of anything?
smoge is offline   0 Reply With Quote
Old Jan 26, 2013, 02:46 PM   #2
mrsir2009
macrumors 604
 
mrsir2009's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2009
Location: Melbourne, Australia
So what will they call the version of office AFTER the new office? TBH this naming scheme is a bad idea, and only creates confusion... Keep it simple guys
mrsir2009 is offline   1 Reply With Quote
Old Jan 26, 2013, 03:06 PM   #3
JoshMKB24
macrumors 6502
 
Join Date: Jan 2013
Location: Midwest
Is there going to be a new Office for Mac anytime soon? Haha, sorry if its in the video in the link, I didn't watch it
__________________
Lots of Apple stuff........
JoshMKB24 is online now   0 Reply With Quote
Old Jan 26, 2013, 03:55 PM   #4
chown33
macrumors 603
 
Join Date: Aug 2009
Quote:
Originally Posted by mrsir2009 View Post
So what will they call the version of office AFTER the new office?
Product naming roadmap:
  • Newer Office.
  • Even Newer Office.
  • Still Newer Office.
  • Office Neue.
  • Office Neue, Part Deux.
  • Not Necessarily Newer Office, But Still Better.
  • Still Newer Office, But Not Necessarily Better.
  • Newer Office, With Bacon, Sausage, and Spam.
  • Spam, Nearly Newer Office, Spam, Eggs, and Spam
  • (Vikings sing here)
chown33 is offline   4 Reply With Quote
Old Jan 27, 2013, 03:18 AM   #5
roadbloc
macrumors 604
 
roadbloc's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: UK
You'd have thought they'd have learned this lesson long ago when Apple released the 'new' iMac and the later 'new' iPad.

Oh well, I await the 'new' Xbox.
__________________
roadbloc is offline   0 Reply With Quote
Old Jan 27, 2013, 09:37 AM   #6
MuffCabbage
macrumors regular
 
Join Date: Nov 2012
Its because Office 365 is a service rather than software.

Sent from my HTC6990LVW using Board Express
MuffCabbage is offline   0 Reply With Quote


Reply
MacRumors Forums > Mac Community > Community Discussion > Apple, Industry and Internet Discussion

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:35 PM.

Mac Rumors | Mac | iPhone | iPhone Game Reviews | iPhone Apps

Mobile Version | Fixed | Fluid | Fluid HD
Copyright 2002-2013, MacRumors.com, LLC