Beijing time on September 20 morning news, Google on Thursday announced that it will have a Google account owner free Quickoffice mobile applications. The application can view and edit Microsoft Office files created.
With this initiative, Google is trying to help all collaborative work, even if not yet using Google service users. Previously, Quickoffice only to Enterprise Edition of Google Apps users for free, while others can only spend $ 14.99 Select pro version, or spend $ 19.99 Select pro HD version.
Before the September 26, for registered Google Account Quickoffice applications for new users, Google will be in the next two years to provide additional storage capacity of 10GB of Google Drive as a reward.
iOS and Android version of Quickoffice on your mobile device to help users create, view and edit Microsoft Office Excel, Word and Powerpoint files. The application also has to integrate with Google Drive, so files can be accessed through multiple devices.
Google This is also added to the Quickoffice application of new features, including the creation of a compressed folder, and view the Powerpoint and Excel charts. Google said it had to use the Enterprise Edition Google Apps Quickoffice users can upgrade to this latest version.
Google in June 2012 acquisition of Quickoffice, then began to promote this application. Although Google is still to invest in the software, but obviously Google’s long-term goal is to promote the user to the Web-based office tools.
Google Drive engineering vice president Alan Warren (Alan Warren) said in a blog: “the old file conversion to Google Docs, Sheets and Slides formats sharing and collaborative work is still the easiest way, we enable users every day after conversion The file looks better. “(Li)