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Microsoft Office for Android smartphones preview

Microsoft just announced a preview program for its Office Suite for Android smartphones.  The Android supported Microsoft Office apps have been available to Android tablets for almost half of a

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Sunrise calendar app now adds easy scheduling with a new keyboard

The first major change to Sunrise Calendar since its acquisition from Microsoft is an interesting one to say the least. In order to make scheduling easier, the app now comes

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Microsoft intros Hyperlapse (beta) video app for Android

Earlier today, Microsoft unveiled Hyperlapse, an app for Windows Phone, Windows PCs, and Android devices, according to PhoneScoop. Android’s version is currently a beta for now. Catch a video of Hyperlapse here.

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Microsoft Windows 10 will allow for Android apps

Android developers will be given the ability to use Java and C++ code on Windows 10, so they won’t have to rewrite their entire apps code from the ground up

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Cyanogen will include Microsoft apps in its Cyanogen OS

In what can only be described as an interesting turn of events for the Android ecosystem, Cyanogen today is reporting that they will be partnering with Microsoft to bring and

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Samsung commits to loading Microsoft apps on future devices

Samsung says it plans to install a number of Microsoft apps on its upcoming smartphones and tablets. Starting with the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge, Samsung’s lineup will come

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Microsoft is building software to convert your Android phone to Windows 10

It’s official, Microsoft is indeed testing a ROM that can be flashed on Android phones to have Windows 10 instead. Microsoft is working with Xiaomi currently to allow Mi 4

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Cyanogen shows off new boot animation

We have been hearing for some time now that Cyanogen was working on an Android replacement without accessing Google Services. Now, the Cyanogen team has published a video on YouTube showing off their unique boot animation that

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Reuters: Microsoft readying Cortana for Android

As well as bundling their virtual assistant Cortana into Windows 10, the latest report is that it will also be offered as a standalone app for iOS and Android. Eric

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Microsoft Outlook Preview delivers unified calendar, email, contacts, and more

Prior to the mobile-first mindset that a lot of us have today, Microsoft Outlook was the preferred way for many us to manage our email. And calendar. And contacts. Well, you

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Microsoft Picturesque offers Bing images, news, weather and more on your lock screen

Microsoft Garage, the developmental lab behind a number of Android apps, released another title this week. Called Picturesque, it’s a way for Microsoft to deliver Bing homepage images to your lock screen. Available

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Microsoft to reportedly invest in popular startup Cyanogen Inc.

The Wall Street Journal is reporting that Microsoft is to invest about $70 million dollars into Cyanogen Inc. Many of you I am sure are familiar with the popular ROM

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Nokia may release the Nokia C1 Android smartphone in 2015

Cult of Android has reported that Nokia may be planning Android handsets for the future.The company supposedly will release the Foxconn-manufactured Nokia C1 smartphone, an Android 5.0 Lollipop device with

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Microsoft expands its MSN apps to Android

Under new leadership, Microsoft has switched their approach from keeping their software locked into their own platform, to offering its products on Android and iOS.  The first big release from

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Microsoft debuts Office for Android with Tablet Preview

Today, Microsoft released the preview of Office for Android with Tablet. Without an Office 365 subscription, you can now edit your documents for free.