Tag: Microsoft

Microsoft Apps for Android Roundup: Here’s what’s available so far

The Microsoft Garage project was started for developers in the software giant to create apps for other platforms. As if they're not busy enough with...

Microsoft Band 2 software update brings weight tracking feature

If you have Microsoft’s fitness-focused wearable, Band 2, and you’ve made it one of your goals this year to lose weight, then you better...

Keyboard app maker SwiftKey to be acquired by Microsoft

SwiftKey virtual keyboard app has been around for more than five years and since 2010, it's been part of the top paid downloads and...

Mimicker Alarm challenges you to a game to dismiss alarm

Raise your hands if you set more than one alarm every morning. My morning goes something like this: alarm, snooze, alarm, snooze, sleep, alarm, and snooze....

Microsoft bringing Windows Phone keyboard to other platforms

If you’ve tried a Windows Phone – and being curious people we know you’ve probably tried out one model or two (like we have)...

Outlook for Android update with quick Skype call scheduling

Skype just turned 10 years old. The company is finally bringing video calling and group calls. Last December, Skype for Business went live for...

Microsoft releases updates for Word, Excel, Powerpoint Android apps

A few years back, you needed to still work on your laptop or your desktop to be able to create and edit your word...

Cortana on Windows 10 PC allows sending messages on Android phone

Android has always been complicated when it came to processes between your PC – normally running on Windows – and your smartphone which ran...

New Cyanogen OS update for OnePlus One brings Microsoft OneDrive ‘suggestions’

Well, we know an ad when we see one, and this definitely feels like one. It feels a bit “dirtier” that OnePlus didn’t announce...

CyanogenMod 12.1 offers better, more robust Cortana integration

By way of voice activated or digital assistants, iOS’s Siri and Microsoft’s Cortana stand miles ahead of anything Google and Android can offer. This...

‘Hey Cortana’ causing voice search issues, removed from the US market

Sorry, but the issues we've been hearing about Cortana on Android have resulted to a feature being pulled out from the Google Play Store....

Updated Microsoft Translator now has natural conversation feature

Before, when you were traveling to another country where you barely speak their language, your only options were to look for someone who understands...