Lilbits (4-25-2013): View Office docs in Chrome, meet Saucy Salamander

Google now lets you view Microsoft Office documents in the Chrome web browser (when install an extension), which means you can click a link from a web page and open a document without first downloading it. That’s something that’s been available to Chromebook users for a while, but it’s a new feature for the Chrome browser on other platforms.

Unfortunately the Chrome previewer doesn’t always get things right.

Google Chrome office viewer

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