Google Acquires Mobile Office Solution Quickoffice

On June 6, 2012

Yesterday Google announced its acquisition of leading mobile office solution Quickoffice. For those unfamiliar with Quickoffice it has since its release grown to become one of the most used mobile office suites available, it has been released for both Android and iOS.

There are still many speculations behind the acquisition, and many are guessing that Google will use Quickoffice to improve their productivity apps such as, Google Docs and Google Drive.

According to data released by Quickoffice the Office Suite has been downloaded on more than 400 million devices, Quickoffice comes in different versions with pricing ranging between $15 to $20. It works on several types of devices, including Apple Inc.’s iPhone and iPad and those running Google’s Android software.