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Microsoft is actually a great Android developer - 'To-Do' is another reason why!

It may seem suprising to some, but Microsoft is actually a fantastic Android developer. In fact, I'd go as far to saythat their app offerings for Android are far superior to than their offerings for the Windows App store. For starters the full suite of Microsoft Office apps are great, as is one drive and one note, and the Arrow App Launcher is actually one of the best custom android skins available (seriously - check it out!).

To round this out, over the last few days Microsoft has released 'To-Do' which as you've guessed it - is a to-do list. It really could not be simpler - the app allows the creation of lists and then as part of each list allows tasks and items to be added.

The design is simple and clean, and a nice move away from the boxy interface design that still dominates some of the earlier Windows apps for android. It's fast, lightweight, cloud based (of course) and has a widget - so there is not much more you could ask for!

Of course there is lots of co…

Modern Combat 3: Fallen Nation

Today's app of the day is Modern Combat 3: Fallen Nation.

This one is real simple. Take any edition of Call of Duty - Modern Warfare then jam it into a  mobile device and you have Modern Combat 3: Fallen Nation.

- Linear but immersive player story? Check
- 5 to 6 hr single player mode?
- Excellent visuals? Check
- Frantic online multiplayer? Check
- Guitar riffs when you level up? Check?

At the end of the day, this is probably the most console like gaming experience you can have on an android device. For $7.49, this is a bargain, with many $100 console titles featuring less!

In the words of the developer:

When war hits home, abandon all fear.
** This game requires 1.37 GB of free storage space.
The best smartphone FPS series returns with even higher intensity and apocalyptic battles.
**PocketGamer: “A stellar combination of graphics, entertaining action, and robust multiplayer.”
The best, most realistic smartphone FPS series returns with even higher intensity and an apocalyptic battle for the freedom of the United States, for one or more players.
BE THE HERO OF AN EXPLOSIVE SOLO CAMPAIGN
• Fight through a 13-mission campaign from Los Angeles to Pakistan.
• Witness multiple memorable moments thanks to AAA scenario-scripting.
• Experience different types of gameplay: escort, destroy, helicopter, 4x4 chase, etc.
LIVE THE MOST IMMERSIVE REAL WAR EXPERIENCE
• The deepest and most intuitive FPS gameplay on smartphones improved once again, now with a sprint and slide feature.
• Gaze upon next-gen GFX that allow for an unprecedented rendering of environments.
• Improved SFX and voice acting will immerse you in an apocalyptic scenario.

ENJOY WHAT IS SIMPLY THE BEST MULTIPLAYER ON SMARTPHONES
• Enter battles for up to 12 players in 6 exclusive maps and 7 different modes.
• Use your customized weapons to move up an addictive leaderboard with more than just ranks.





Price: $7.49 (AUD)


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