Office Live Workspace: File PreviewMicrosoft has provided a few screen shots of its forthcoming Office Live Workspace Web extension to Office. The private beta of Microsoft's answer to Google Docs is due to start soon. In the interim, here's a look at what to expect.
The file preview capability in Office Live Workspace provides the ability to preview Microsoft Office files, in this case a PowerPoint slide, within a browser.
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Mary Jo Foley has covered the tech industry for 30 years for a variety of publications, including ZDNet, eWeek and Baseline. She is the author of Microsoft 2.0: How Microsoft plans to stay relevant in the post-Gates era (John Wiley & Sons, 2008). She also is the cohost of the "Windows Weekly" podcast on the TWiT network.