Microsoft Office 2016 Public Preview is now available

Microsoft is opening up its productivity suite for public preview.

Looking to take it for a spin before the official release this fall? Even if you’re not an Office 365 subscriber, you can nab a trial version right here.


Google to acquire Twitch for $1 billion

Google is buying streaming video network Twitch for $1 billion, according to a GamesBeat report citing “sources familiar with the matter.”

GamesBeat’s story today echoes a previous report from Variety, which said this past May that the acquisition was taking place. However, the Wall Street Journal reported at the time that the discussions between Google and Twitch were “at an early stage.”

More information here.

via Polygon