Microsoft Corp. confirms June 2010 as the target release date for Microsoft Office 2010 (download now). It will have 6 editions: Starter, Student, Business, Standard, Professional and Professional Plus.
What is exciting is that it will have a Microsoft Office 2010 Free Edition (download now) for those who are too cheap to pay for MS Word 2010 and MS Excel 2010 (download now). The free version, however, will be ad-supported so expect added lines in the application's header, sidebar or footer.
Pricing information for MS Office 2010 (download now) hasn't leaked out yet. Fans say the Microsoft Office 2010 free edition (download now) will be available on new computers.