With Office Web Apps and Windows Live SkyDrive you and your team members can rock out a great group project without meeting in person all of the time.
As long as you're connected to the Internet, you can access your files from anywhere. Plus, with Office Web Apps you can open and edit Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and OneNote documents right from the folder. You don't even need the Office program installed on your computer.
If you want to know what it's like to work on a group project using these free services, watch this short video. It'll show you how easy it's to create a SkyDrive folder, upload files, and open files using Office Web Apps: