updated 08:15 pm EST, Tue March 11, 2003
A Macintosh version of Microsoft Office that will be announced within the next few weeks, according to a report published today by The Register. Without Office, a Macintosh is a "pretty hard sell, [in Israel]" the article says. The lack of support has prompted the Israeli AntiTrust commission to examine the Apple-Microsoft relationship in some depth. Microsoft explained that it couldn't afford to incorporate right-to-left support in Office and that Apple didn't have the support in the underlying operating system.