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Office "Gemini:" Dragging Microsoft's productivity suite into the modern Windows UI

Ian Paul | April 1, 2013
Microsoft's Office suite may be receiving a modern UI makeover and Windows Blue-esque rapid update releases, a new report claims

All that said, it will take more than Live Tile-friendly Office apps to make the modern UI an ideal environment for serious work. There's no simple way to quickly switch between open apps, for example, or for two apps to share the same screen equally. Changes in the upcoming Blue release may very well change that, but for right now, working with multiple modern UI applications is a hassle on a click-and-point, non-touch enabled PC.

 

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