New CloudBeat speaker: CloudOn

The latest addition to our event lineup at CloudBeat 2012 is CloudOn, a provider of an app for editing and collaborating on Microsoft Office documents from tablets and smartphones.

Office 15 demo screenshot

Leaked video: New Microsoft Office Suite reveals cloud features

The next version of the mega-successful Microsoft Office Suite will contain cloud-like features that will allow you to access and edit documents remotely, according to a leaked video of the unreleased software suite. Apparently, the company is also re-branding the software suite, referring to it as simply “Office 15.”

CloudOn 2.0 brings the power of Microsoft Office to the iPad

The race is on to bring true productivity software like Microsoft Office to tablets. OnLive debuted its Desktop app earlier this year, which lets you command a virtual Windows desktop from the iPad or Android tablets, and now a smaller competitor has emerged with its own spin on bringing Office to the iPad: CloudOn.