Microsoft offers three distinct versions of Office: you’ve got web apps, desktop apps, and mobile apps. Things get even more complicated when Office 365 enters the equation. So what’s the difference between all these options? There might be more differences than you’d think.
From How To Geek:
Microsoft’s offerings can sometimes be a little, shall we say, perplexing. Office is no exception. You can buy or subscribe to the full desktop version. The subscription option also offers access to their mobile apps for iPhone, iPad, Android, and (in turn) Chromebooks. And you can use an online version for free in your browser.
Read the full article for the full rundown.