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Ransomware hits Android Smart TV, mimics FBI & demands $500

Ransomware is getting too close to be cozy. Ransomware is plaguing the Internet and PC users and well there is nothing that can be done to stop except for the rudimentary safety measures for individuals and maybe advanced solutions for […]

Clip Layer is Microsoft’s new app that lets you share information easily

Sharing information on mobiles devices has increased since the world shifted to smaller, portable devices for communication. Copy paste is one of the most common methods used by people around the world to spread certain information with others. From the […]

Microsoft brings the all-time classic Solitaire game to iOS and Android

Microsoft Solitaire, the game that has been played by Windows PC users for the last 25 years is now available on iPhone, iPad, and Android devices. Arguably the most popular game from Microsoft, Solitaire, comes as a pre-installed app on […]

Microsoft wants to know if you want Edge browser on Android and iOS

Microsoft Edge browser has been here for almost a year and it has been competing with industry incumbents including Google Chrome and also Firefox Browser. At the time of announcing Windows 10, Microsoft decided to sideline Internet Explorer and build […]

Microsoft Office for Android now available on Chrome OS

It’s good news for the few Chrome OS users out there. Microsoft is today extending support for Office on Android to Chrome OS. Every Chromebook will now get complete access to all programs and services of Microsoft Office starting today. […]

Microsoft Selfie app for Android is now available

Microsoft Selfie is the company’s photo-editing app, which is now finally available on Android OS. The app debuted on the iOS Store in December 2015 and has garnered quite a few rave reviews. Microsoft has now brought all the features […]

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Microsoft News Pro app is now also available on Android

Microsoft has announced its News Pro App for Android phone users. A product from Microsoft Garage, News Pro aims to deliver a personalized news reading experience for its readers. News Pro is based on the similar lines as you would […]

Microsoft HockeyApp analytics tool available for Android

Microsoft has released its crash analytics and reporting tool for Android. The tool known as HockeyApp, was acquired by Microsoft back in 2014, but surprisingly, it is now available on the Google Play Store. But don’t expect it to come […]

Microsoft Garage launches Sprightly app for Android

Microsoft refuses to resist its urge when it comes to releasing apps for other platforms like Android. As such, the software giant released Sprightly, a free digital – content creation app for Android users. The app is yet another offering […]

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Microsoft announces 3 business productivity apps for Android smartphones

With more number of people using smartphones to manage their business now a days, Microsoft has launched 3 smartphone business apps that can help small businesses become more productive. Recognizing the growing use of the Android OS on smartphones across […]

Twitter adds Message button to share tweet via Direct Message

Twitter has added a new Message button which will let you share a tweet via Direct Message. So with this new feature, it’ll be simpler to share a tweet privately and start a private conversation. New Twitter Message Button People use Direct […]

Build 2016 app for Windows 10, Android and iOS now available

Microsoft has released Build 2016 app for Windows 10, Android and iOS. As you know, Microsoft Build is an annual conference event held by Microsoft for Developers. And this year its being held from March 30 – April 1 in […]

Microsoft buys SwiftKey, an Android and iOS Keyboard app

Redmond giant is seamlessly focusing on cross-platform technologies these days. Fulfilling its commitment to bring its software and services to all platforms, Microsoft has made another acquisition lately. Microsoft recently has acquired SwiftKey, the London-based Android, and iOS Keyboard app. […]

Microsoft rolls out Mimicker Alarm App for Android

It is a daily struggle to wake up early morning. Whenever the alarm rings, we wake up, hit the snooze and roll over again in bed but that is a temporary relief with the new Mimicker Alarm app designed specifically […]

Microsoft bringing Word Flow keyboard to iOS

Microsoft’s love for other platforms outside of its sphere of influence is growing even stronger. The company is moving yet again to bring something from Windows Phone to Android and iOS, and we’re not sure how many fans are going […]

Microsoft focusing a lot on Android after launching app directory

When it comes down to Android, Microsoft is very serious about the platform. One could say the company seems more serious about Android than its own Windows 10 Mobile platform. To prove how serious the software giant has become, the […]

Skype for Business app now available for Android users

Skype for Business was long due for the Android users and finally Microsoft released the same for all Android users. This would be great for folks owning an Android Tablet and for people who work remotely. It seems that Microsoft […]

Cortana released to Android and iOS devices.

Cortana now available for Android and iOS

Microsoft has announced that its popular personal assistant service – Cortana is now available for download for Android and iOS. Cortana made its first debut on Windows Phone 8.1 which was later rolled out to Windows 10 PC and Mobile […]

Download your Android Apps on Windows Phone via AppComparison

In the latest bid to educate its users more about the OS and increase its adoption widely, Microsoft rolled out an app called AppComparison. The app automatically inventories the applications, installed on the Android phone and also suggests equivalent versions, […]

Microsoft appears to have delayed Project Astoria

It’s a well-known secret that Microsoft has been readying a tool to let developers port Android applications to Windows 10 Platform and this project christened “Project Astoria” was supposed to be completed by early this year. The project was aimed […]

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iOS and Android Apps found to be leaking sensitive user information

Amid growing concerns of smartphones being exploited to leak sensitive user’s data, a research from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Harvard, and Carnegie-Mellon has revealed that mobile apps are leaking user’s information to the third parties in a massive […]

Microsoft brings “Send” app to Android

Microsoft continues to bring its services to other platforms such as Android and iOS. The latest is an IM-like app called Send, which was previous exclusive to iOS, now it has come to Android. Microsoft Send for Android Send is […]

Cortana for Android now available as Public Beta

Cortana for Android has now made available as Public beta. Early access to the Cortana the digital assistant for PC was made available in July for limited number of people for using Cortana on Android in a closed beta. And […]