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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…

Draw Something

Today's app of the day is Draw Something.


Draw Something is a great android app that has taken the market (or should that be "Play") by storm. After its release it has almost shot to the top of the market, and for good reason. Draw Something is ultimately, an on-line, quasi competitive version of Pictionary. Players take it in turn to draw pictures, whilst the other players try and guess what the image is.

Images are rated in difficulty from 1  - 3 coins (with three coins being the most difficult), and the risk of drawing a more difficult image can pay off with higher points. Get it wrong though, and the "partnership" goes back to zero. At the moment, the highest winning streak I have obtained is 13, but many games finish after four or five goes.

In short, get Draw Something, get a few friends on board (or even a few randoms) and you will be guaranteed to sink many hours into your device!


 

 

In the words of the developer:

The most popular social drawing and guessing game on Android!
***The #1 Word Game in US, Australia, Canada, Norway, Sweden, Malaysia, and Singapore***
Play the Free version of Draw Something, the most popular social drawing and guessing game on Android! Experience for yourself the laugh-out-loud game your friends are raving about! Plus get these special bonuses:
★ 600+ Words to Draw
★ 5 FREE Bombs
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PRAISE FOR DRAW SOMETHING FREE
"★ ★ ★ ★ ★ Keeps me entertained for hours." - Jspronk
"★ ★ ★ ★ ★ Awesome!!! My New Addiction" - Paul B
"★ ★ ★ ★ ★ BEST GAME IN ANDROID HISTORY" - Brian R
ADDICTIVE FEATURES
★ Play with Friends on Android and iPhone/iPad!
Challenge friends on Facebook or Twitter, or be automatically partnered with new gaming buddies.
★ Turn-based Gameplay
Perfect for gamers-on-the-go! Take turns drawing and guessing at your own pace.
★ Leaderboard
Rally back and forth with friends for the most “Turns.”
★ Color Packs
Turn simple doodles into rich masterpieces with color packs.
★ Bombs
Stumped by a difficult word? Exchange it for a new one by exploding it with a bomb.
Become a fan! Get exclusive rewards and stay up to date on our latest news.
Like us on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/playdrawsomething

Price: Free

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