Microsoft has hinted that it may be bringing its Office software to the iPhone, with Stephen Elop telling San Francisco's Web 2.0 conference to 'keep watching'.
Elop – who is President of Microsoft's business division – was told by host Tim O'Reilly that nobody was using Office on an iPhone, and his response was: "Not yet."
According to The Register, when pushed, Elop added "keep watching".
Open Office and Google Docs
Office functionality on the iPhone would be a massive boon for Apple, who are expected to announce an update to its flagship handset in the summer.
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Google Docs and Open Office are battling for purchase in the applications market, but Office remains market leader by a massive amount.
Elop is no fan of Google Docs, telling the same conference the suite offers little more than "free bolding, underlining, italics, and footnotes."
Via The Register