Microsoft has been beta testing Office 2013 for a while now and many assumed it would launch March 31st, 2013. New reports today suggest that Microsoft’s newest entry into its productivity suite could be arriving in just a few short weeks. ZDNET.com is reporting that their sources have the launch date set for January 29th, with the new version of Office 365 launching int he week of January 21st.
According to this report, users in the United States will get the update first, followed by other territories in the coming months. All regions are scheduled to have the update released to them by November. For those of you still interested in Office 2010, you should get it now as Microsoft will stop downloads of it on April 8th, 2014. This is the same date that Microsoft will officially stop support of Windows XP as well.