When Apple iWork 05 debuted last year, many hoped that the two-application suite was the bud that would eventually blossom into a full-blown rival to Microsoft Office 2004 for the Mac. A year later, iWork 06 still doesnt have a spreadsheet program and thus seems no closer to challenging Office head-on.
Apples Visually Appealing Office Suite
Review: For word processing, the Apple iWork '06 Pages program is no match for Microsoft Word or ThinkFree Office 3.0. But it's capable, and its ability to create gorgeous documents easily is unequaled on the Mac.