Welcome back to Android Apps Weekly! This week we talk about Mortal Kombat X, A woman who “lost” thousands in the Play Store, and more Android apps news!
Microsoft has a new Preview release of Office for Android, permissions required, that will run on your Android 5.0+ lollipop tablet, or your x86 tablet under 10.1-inches.
This week we talk about Microsoft, lots of Google updates, Hearthstone on phones, Google Handwriting, and a lot more Android apps and games news!
Cyanogen and Microsoft just announced that Cyanogen OS devices will come pre-loaded with top Microsoft apps, as part of a “strategic partnership.”
Nokia, the telecom giant that sold its handset business to Microsoft in 2013, announced it would be acquiring telecom equipment maker Alcatel-Lucent for $16.6 billion.
Hardware supply chain sources report that Microsoft is offering discounts on patent royalties to Android manufacturers which pre-install its apps onto their devices.
Microsoft has just announced that a preview of its Office Lens app is now available on Android. If you’re interested in testing it out, you’ll need to join a Google+ community to gain access to the app.
Amazon is running a promotion on Microsoft mobile and PC accessories, including several Bluetooth keyboards and mice.
Samsung has announced that it is extending its partnership to bring pre-installed Microsoft services to more of its products this year.
Cyanogen is scaling up in a big way. The company led by Steve Kondik and Kirt McMaster announced it secured funding totaling $80 million.