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Office Online already offers real-time collaboration on file editing between multiple people, and that feature has been promised for the desktop version of Office 2016, but it hasn't showed up in the previews so far. The latest update to Office 2016 brings it a lot closer.
Predicting the future is near impossible -- but that doesn‘t stop us all from having a red hot go. Human beings have been predicting the future since the beginning of history and the results range from the hilarious to the downright uncanny.
One thing all future predictions have in common: they‘re rooted in our current understanding of how the world works. It‘s difficult to escape that mindset. We have no idea how technology will evolve, so our ideas are connected to the technology of today.
Microsoft rolled out a preview version of Office 2016 in March, but that was restricted to IT pros and developers and required registration. Now the beta version of the office suite is available more broadly.