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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 […]

Cortana for Android can now replace Google Now as default

Back in July of this year, Microsoft released a private beta version of the Cortana app for Android devices and the millions of users. As expected, it made headlines everywhere, but despite that, it didn’t possess the goods to replace […]

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Microsoft release Arrow Launcher for Android

In the midst of the all-important Windows 10 launch, Microsoft quietly unveiled a totally unexpected product – Arrow Launcher for Android. As you would understand from the name, the product is an Android launcher and it still unfinished. With Microsoft […]

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Microsoft brings Office app to Android smartphones

Making it easy for those who love working with Word, PowerPoint and Excel tools, Microsoft has released the Microsoft Office App for Android smartphones. Microsoft office, which until now wasn’t available for Google backed Android platform, has now debuted at […]

OneDrive app brings photos to Android Wear…and more!

The OneDrive app for Android and Windows Phone received ant updated with some very interesting features. The OneDrive team introduced a feature for Android Wear and Cortana search integration for Windows Phone app. Let us check some details on it. […]

Microsoft releases Office for Android Phone Preview

Microsoft today announced the release of Office for Android Phones Preview. It has the preview for Word, Excel and PowerPoint for Android phones. Earlier in January, Microsoft Office Preview for Android tablets was made available for all to download. And […]

Google now helps you find your missing phone

Google brings a new feature that allows Android users find their lost Smartphone or Tablet simply by typing, ‘Find my Phone’ in the Google search box. While Windows Phone  and iPhone users have been using such a feature for a while, […]

Popular Office Lens app now comes to Android and iPhone

Office Lens for Windows Phone from Microsoft which was introduced over an year ago has become one of the most popular free apps from Microsoft on Windows Phone. Now Microsoft has released Office Lens for iPhone and Android phones. Office […]

Microsoft experimenting to bring Android apps to Windows Phone

With the Windows App store having too few apps for Windows phone and other versions of Windows 10, the software giant is trying to bring and run Android apps on Windows Phone. This news comes soon after the company announced […]

Xiaomi clarifies: Windows 10 Mi4 build will not be running on top of Android

Few days back at the Windows Hardware Engineering Community (WinHEC) summit in Shenzhen, China Microsoft while talking about its partnerships with various technology leaders had also mentioned Xiaomi. Microsoft had said that a new program with Xiaomi will invite a […]

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Microsoft Cortana may come to Android and Apple devices

This may be a great news for the Android and Apple device users. Microsoft Cortana, after serving as the “personal assistant” to Windows Phones, may be coming to the Android and Apple devices. Microsoft revealed that they are working on […]

Key Points from Google Keynote at MWC15

As the Mobile World Congress kicked off on March 2, 2015, there were several speakers from stalwarts to newcomers showcasing their products. Among the speakers was Sundar Pichai, the senior vice president of products at Google. He spoke with a […]

EU Parliament bans Outlook for iOS and Android over Privacy Concerns

The European Union Parliament has Outlook for iOS and Android blocked. According to reports they have called on their IT department to block Outlook access to its Exchange servers so that the new Outlook app cannot access the servers. It […]

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Skype 5.2 update for Android lets you share photos with offline contacts

After iPhone, now its Android’s turn to get the Skype update. Skype is one of the best apps used today for online conversation with friends and family. With the recent Andriod update from Microsoft your experience with Skype will definitely […]

Microsoft invests in Cyanogen; To hold share in rival Mobile OS

“We’ll take away Android from Google,” said the CEO of Cyanogen, a company that started Android project as an open source project. Though Android was an open source project and on record, it still is open source, Google has done […]

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Microsoft Office is now available for Android

Finally, Microsoft Office comes to Android after a long wait. Before it was released by Microsoft for the platform, users had to satisfy themselves using QuickOffice or Google Docs. Speaking of Quick Office, it is a Google Drive integrated product […]

Microsoft brings Outlook for Android and iOS Platforms

After making some really big announcements this year like Windows 10 launch and Equivio acquisition, Microsoft is now in the headlines for bringing Outlook to Android and iOS devices. The email startup Acompli acquired by Microsoft in December 2014 is […]

Microsoft To Bring Android Apps To Windows Phone and Tablets

At the time of writing this article, there are two different marketplaces for Windows 8.1 apps. One is reserved for apps that are meant to be run on Windows PC and the another one is much popular, containing apps for […]

Microsoft Office Preview for Android tablets now open for all

Back in November, Microsoft had invited users to sign up for Office for Android tablet preview. There was a tremendous positive response from people all over the world for the same. But first, one had to request access to the […]

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Microsoft rolls out MSN apps suite for iOS & Android

Now users of iOS and Android phones can also enjoy various MSN apps; as Microsoft has rolled out MSN apps suite for iOS and Android devices. With this initiation, Microsoft has broadened the reach to its apps. Various MSN apps […]

Microsoft updates Next Lock Screen app for Android

Microsoft recently updated its Next Lock Screen app for Android devices. This 6.4M sized app is updated to its next version v1.3.9664 and promises to deliver its users a refreshed experience. This new update supports all the devices running Android […]

OneDrive Android app gets custom pin timeouts, shake for feedback, etc.

The OneDrive for Android app has been updated to Version 2.9.3. Microsoft is continuing providing regular updates to the OneDrive apps. It has now updated its Android app with custom pin timeouts, shake for feedback, Push notifications for shared files […]

Office mobile for Android updated with OneDrive sharing and Dropbox support

Microsoft had earlier, announced its strategic partnership with Dropbox for Office integration. This partnership will help integrate services for collaboration across Dropbox and Microsoft Office on phones, tablets and the Web. With the latest updates for the Office Mobile app […]