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1Radial OneNote Menu

Has been optimized for touch

2Lync Videoconferencing

Integration with Microsoft Office will be much tighter

3Social Networking with SharePoint

Document sharing via social networking

4Outlook People Card

Multiple contacts are transparently joined into one view, reducing distracting duplicates and offering social context.

5Outlook Bing App

Without ever leaving the Outlook window, address recognition in the Bing app for Outlook allows you to find where you’re going.

6Word Start Screen

The new Start experience includes templates and a list of your recently viewed documents so you can easily get back to where you were.

7Outlook Peeks

Take a peek at your schedule, a specific appointment or details about the person you’re emailing with, without moving screens or losing context

8PowerPoint Presenter View

When presenting with a second screen (such as with a projector), behind-the-scenes tools provide more control.

9Excel Flash Fill

Reformatting and rearranging data made easy. Excel learns and recognizes patterns to auto-complete remaining data with no formulas or macros required.

10Word PDF Reflow

Word now opens PDFs and makes content, such as paragraphs, lists and tables, like any other Word document.

11Word Read Mode

Easier reading as text reflows automatically in columns to fit the screen.