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iWork is free on iCloud and iOS 7, Will It Be Free for Mac Users Too?

Sep 16 2013, 1:44pm CDT | by

Free iWork for Mac users could help win new customers

Apple is trying to win over new users in the smartphone and online business productivity application round. It's doing is by offering its iWork productivity suite at no cost for iCloud users. Apple...

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iWork is free on iCloud and iOS 7, Will It Be Free for Mac Users Too?

Sep 16 2013, 1:44pm CDT | by

Free iWork for Mac users could help win new customers

Apple is trying to win over new users in the smartphone and online business productivity application round. It's doing is by offering its iWork productivity suite at no cost for iCloud users. Apple also recently announced that iWork would be free for iOS users as well. That means that the only platform left where Apple customers actually have to pay for iWork is the Mac. It leads to the question will Apple make iWork free a new Mac computers as well. "Office is the gold standard and iWork is a minuscule fraction of the market," Evan Niu explained.

The thought is that you can benefit Apple more using I worked as a tool to get people to migrate to its Mac computer without charging for the software. As it stands, most Mac users pay for productivity software and having free iWork would certainly help lure Windows customers are used to paying hundreds of dollars for Microsoft Word. This could be a very good idea, but there's no indication that Apple is actually going to do it at this time.

 
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Apple updates Numbers w/ iOS 8 support & iCloud Drive compatibility

Sep 17 2014 5:58pm CDT | Source: 9to5Mac

Following updates to a number of its other iOS apps for iOS 8 earlier today, Apple has just released an update for its Numbers app. The update includes iOS 8 support and iCloud Drive compatibility and comes ahead of what we expect will be similar updates for Apple’s other iWork apps, Pages and Keynote later today. Earlier today we noted that developers are warning users upgrading to iOS 8 to not opt into iCloud Drive until the release of OS X Yosemite. The feature, which allows u ...
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6 weeks ago

Apple Approving iOS 8-Optimized Apps, but Extensions Not Working Properly Yet

Sep 16 2014 9:28am CDT | Source: Mac Rumors

Following last week's iPhone and Apple Watch media event, Apple officially invited developers to begin submitting their iOS 8 apps for App Store review ahead of tomorrow's public release of the new operating system. While a number of developers have been tweaking their apps to work better with iOS 8 over the past few months, the major step forward comes as apps begin to support the new functionaliti ...
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6 weeks ago

Apple Releases Third OS X Yosemite Public Beta

Sep 15 2014 12:49pm CDT | Source: Mac Rumors

Apple today released the third Yosemite public beta for beta testers, following the release of the second Yosemite public beta on August 21. The last developer beta, Developer Preview 7, was released on September 2. The software update can be downloaded through the software update function of the Mac App Store. It's likely the new public beta includes content released in the last developer update, ...
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