Update: There will be a livestream of the event here

In just an hour, at 12 noon Pacific time, Microsoft is widely expected to unveil Office, 15, to be known as Office 2013, to the world. Confirming that rumor is the following from the Office Twitter account:

2012 07 16 10h55 03 Get ready: Microsofts big Office announcement is an hour away

For fun, here’s what those large squares looked like just moments ago [Via Mary Jo Foley]:

2012 07 16 10h55 48 520x381 Get ready: Microsofts big Office announcement is an hour away

The moment we have full confirmations, TNW will have coverage of the announcement, instructions on how and where to download the code, if that is possible, and hands-on impressions just as fast as we can test.

Keep your eye on TNW Microsoft for all the news as it unfolds.

Top Image Credit: Aanjhan Ranganathan