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Microsoft Faces Fight Against Online Office Rival

bariswheel Google docs was there from the beginning (186 comments)

I'm surprised no one has mentioned it yet. Google has provided a sound alternative to Office 2007. Yes it's in its infancy, whereas Office has had decades to grow. I wonder how docs will look like in 15 years.

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bariswheel bariswheel writes  |  more than 8 years ago

bariswheel writes "In this thought provoking post, Chris argues that in general, complexity and changing requirements are what causes the majority of software to 'suck.' "Complexity is the single factor I would attribute poor software to. The more you have to do, the harder you make it on yourself, the way requirements seem to change, the worse the final result is. Software needs to be simple." But does he offer any solutions?"

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