The Telegraph Media Group is swapping 1400 users of Microsoft Office over to Google applications, including the use of Google’s Gmail for email. This action follows a successful trial of the web based apps from Google. Google applications provide another free alternative to MS Office, with word processing, presentation and spreadsheet creation available online or offline using Google Gears. Although the word processing part of Google applications, Google Docs is powerful; advanced users have found the spreadsheet limited in its functions and capability.
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Google Docs reviewed