Friday, September 25, 2020

New Microsoft Office won't require you to pay for a subscription

In 2021, you'll be able to pay a flat price to get the Microsoft Office suite, instead of subscribing to Microsoft 365.

A 2021 version of Microsoft Office won't require a subscription. - Microsoft

Alison DeNisco Rayome

Microsoft will release a new, flat-price version of its Office productivity software in 2021, moving away from the subscription service model it introduced earlier this year, according to a Tuesday blog post from the company. The post, first spotted by Windows Central, only includes one line about the software, but it's pretty clear: "Microsoft Office will also see a new perpetual release for both Windows and Mac, in the second half of 2021."  Read more >>