Microsoft has shed a little light on a few more features promised within its soon-to-ship Office 2008 for Mac productivity suite.

This week the company is revealing a few details regarding the software's built-in tools and shortcuts for document design and layout.

The include new templates, themes and styles: Word 2008 and PowerPoint 2008 introduce dozens of new template designs and suite-wide themes and styles should help users create professional documents.

Microsoft's Mac Business Unit also today announced a new beta version of its Microsoft Remote Desktop Connection (RDC) client for Mac.