“Apple is making some notable improvements to its iWork suite of productivity applications today across its platforms,” Mark Gurman reports for 9to5Mac. “First, the Pages, Numbers, and Keynote apps found on iCloud.com have been updated with some enhancements: all three apps now have improved Retina display support, an updated design for the editor tab, and improved sharing functionality.”

“The new sharing options allow users to share documents in a view-only state (previously, anyone could edit documents shared via iCloud), and documents can be opened directly via iCloud Mail,” Gurman reports. “Apple has told iCloud.com users that compatible updates for OS X and iOS will be arriving later today.”

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[Thanks to MacDailyNews Reader “Dan K.” for the heads up.]