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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 […]

OneDrive app for Android

OneDrive app for Android gets improved All Photos and Sharing views

Last week, Microsoft offered an increase in the OneDrive free storage to 30GB and the Camera Roll storage to 15GB. Now the tech-giant has started rolling out new updates to its OneDrive Android app. The purpose of this update is […]

OneDrive mobile apps now let you access work account too!

Its nice to see Microsoft continuously improving its OneDrive. This time Microsoft OneDrive mobile apps have been updated for Android, iOS and Windows Phone. Let us check some more details: Updates to OneDrive for Android Access OneDrive for Business:  This […]

OneDrive app for Android and iOS updated; makes uploading easier

Just few days back OneDrive had announced about increasing storage space for its users so that users can store specially more photos. Photos are the most popular type of files people store on OneDrive. Now the OneDrive app on Android […]

Cisco 2014 Annual Security Report: Bad times for Android, Java

Cyberthreat has only grown stronger and more complex over time reveals latest Cisco 2014 Annual Security Report. It now appears more mature, far-reaching and most importantly, well-funded. Why? The inclination of gadget-friendly generation more towards mobile and cloud technologies balanced […]

OutlookAndroidUpdateVacreply Android App updated; includes over 150 improvements & features

The team provided another significant update to its Android app. The team listened to its customers after gathering feedback from them and made several changes. Earlier, the Android app was updated in April and the Outlook team was working hard to […]

Windows devices are safer than Android, says Microsoft

If you have to buy a tablet to cater your educational needs, which one would you prefer; an Android tablet or a Windows tablet? Tablets are undoubtedly the best devices to stay connected to each other via internet. If you […]

Microsoft expands Trade-in program, adds Android & BlackBerry

Microsoft’s Trade-in Program just got interesting! It was only last week, when the software giant announced this program which offered at least $200 in terms of Microsoft Store Credit. Back then, it was valid for purchasing the newly launched Surface […]

Office for Android finally arrives in Asian market

After about a month of its release in US market, the productivity suite from Microsoft, Office for Android platform has made its arrival in 14 Asian countries. The Android version and web edition offer programs like Word, PowerPoint and Excel. […]

Microsoft releases Office Mobile for Android

Office is faster, it has more functions, cool UI, integrated SkyDrive and more! That’s why Microsoft has planned to release mobile version of Office, now for Android. Microsoft Office Mobile for Android supports smartphone-optimized Word, Excel and PowerPoint docs with charts, […]

Microsoft bringing ‘Age of Empires’ to iOS and Android

Software giant Microsoft is planning to bring a few of Windows PC games and consoles to Android and iOS devices as part of a deal with Japanese smartphone game maker KLab. One of those Windows PC games includes the classic […]

G Data records more than 666,666 mobile malware for Android

G Data Security Labs, the anti-malware software provider have recorded more than 666,666 unique mobile malware programs for the Android platform in their database. The report is updated till June 2013. The report also added that the number is expected […]

Android malware spread via compromised Yahoo! Accounts

In most cases, hacked websites are believed to be the main source of malware infection but recent research has proved that spam sent from compromised email accounts too, contributes to the spread of infection. Spam sent from compromised accounts is […]

Google joins hand with Spice to open an Android Nation store in India

Google has finally realized the importance of Indian middle class population and its growing acceptance to the Smartphones. According to a report, Google is planning to enter the Indian retail market with physical stores called Android Nation in partnership with Spice […]

Samsung ATIV Q Combines Android Jelly Bean and Windows 8

Samsung introduced a new tablet ATIV Q in London today which can run both Windows 8 as well as Android 4.2.2 based applications. This 13.3 inch latest tablet from the Smartphone king allows the users to share files between Android […]

Vine for Android now available!

Twitter after launching Vine for iOS few months back, has now launched Vine for Android. As you know using Vine, one can create short 6 seconds looping videos in a simple and fun way and share them with family and […] app for Android devices gets a major upgrade

A major upgrade for the app for Android devices was announced last week. This update overhauls the entire user interface and also adds number of new features. While Exchange ActiveSync provides a rich, powerful, network-optimized experience for Windows Phone, […]

Facebook Home Launched : Free Download From Google Play Store

A big announcement from Facebook created a huge buzz of excitement over the web. Mark Zuckerberg announced Facebook Home in an Android-centric event at Facebook headquarters. Another announcement in the launch event says that HTC First would be the first […]