Although Apple has been urging app developers to shift their programs to 64-bit instead of 32-bit, Microsoft has been holding out. That’s coming to an end, as Microsoft Office apps for Mac will soon be upgraded to 64-bit.
What’s the big deal? Exactly that: users will now be able to work on much larger files than they were before. No release date has been announced for the new versions of the apps, but you can learn how to sign up to preview them here.