7 Gotchas of Microsoft 'Office for iPad'


1. Office For iPad (Not)

Users of iPads the world over are reveling over "Office for iPad," the release last week of Microsoft's productivity suite for Apple's tablet platform. But, as the CRN Test Center discovered, there's no actual product by that name. Gotcha No. 1 is that there's nothing called "Office for iPad" in the Apple App Store. Instead, Redmond released three separate new apps called Word for iPad, Excel for iPad and PowerPoint for iPad. A minor point, perhaps, but some gotchas could impact the bottom line.