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Google intros new Android branding, but is it necessary?

Google has updated its own applications for Android with a splash screen that adds a tweaks to remind users who built the app, the operating system, and the ecosystem that

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Microsoft Office apps launch for Android Phones

Microsoft has gradually been building Office’s support for Android. It began with launching Microsoft Office for Android tablets, a preview for Android phones, and now Microsoft has officially announced the

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Microsoft’s Cortana coming to Android in July

icrosoft’s version of Google Now, Cortana, is on its way to Android. We reported last month that Microsoft had stated that Cortana would be available for Android sometime this year.

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Gmail brings OAuth support to Microsoft and Yahoo accounts

Since Gmail has added support for Microsoft and Yahoo accounts, a new update will make it easier, and more secure for users to log into their accounts.

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Microsoft launches Office Lens app for Android

Microsoft has today launched Office Lens for Android, which enables users to scan written, printed, or electronic documents and then convert them to a Word, PowerPoint, or PDF document. Converts

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Microsoft Office is coming pre-installed on select Android Tablets

Microsoft has announced that select Android tablet manufacturers, such as LG and Sony, will have the Microsoft Office suite pre-installed on those devices.

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Microsoft to offer Cortana app for Android

Earlier today, Microsoft confirmed what many people had already suspected. That the Windows 10 personal assistant, Cortana, is coming to Android AND iOS by the end of the year. More

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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