“The buzz was kicked off by an article in The Daily, an iPad-based news publication,” Chen reports. “It said that a Microsoft Office app for the iPad would soon be submitted to Apple for approval and could be released in ‘the coming weeks.'”
Chen reports, “A Microsoft spokeswoman issued this statement: ‘The Daily story is based on inaccurate rumors and speculation. We have no further comment.'”
Read more in the full article here.
MacDailyNews Take: Chen is wrong: Nowhere does Microsoft say “it’s just not true.” Microsoft’s statement is a classic non-denial denial and just does not say that Office for iPad won’t be submitted to Apple for approval in the coming weeks.
[Thanks to MacDailyNews Reader "Rainy Day" for the heads up.]
Microsoft Office for iPad coming soon; no Android version planned – February 21, 2012