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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…

Emoze Secure Push Mail

Today's app of the day is Emoze Secure Push Mail.

There are plenty of email applications available on the Android platform, both first party or third party. These range in quality, but there are not many applications that manage to successful be a 'jack of all trades' in such a clean in efficient manner as Emoze Secure Push Mail.

In short, if you are after a feature packed email client, that provides you with the Security you need to protect your important corrospondence, then Emoze Secure Push Mail is for you.

One of the best features is to manage multiple email accounts from a single application. Have a gmail, hotmail then a work MS exchange account? These can all be synced seamlessly through Emoze Secure push mail, including intergration with your contacts, calendars and even folder structures.

Another great feature is the push notification support. This is hit and miss on many Android applications, but Emoze have nailed it, with push notifications working flawlessly on all my accounts. Another great feature is the ability to preview attachments instead of downlaoding full files, saving your battery and data quota.

And finally, Emoze Secure Push Mail is, well, Secure, featuring sim card replacement alerts, remote locking capabilities, an alarm in case of issues and a handy 'find my phone' feature. All in all, Emoze Secure Push Mail is a great email client, worthy of an install on any Android device.


In the words of the developer:

Emoze Secure Email
Emoze Secure PushMail is a smart, simple and efficient way to communicate with the office, friends, ‎and family from any mobile device at anytime and anywhere.‎
Multiple email accounts can be synchronized simultaneously as well as your contacts, calendar events, ‎and sub-folders.* ‎SECURITY *“Remote Protection” enables users to ‎perform operations such as remotely Locate, Lock, and Wipe ‎the data on the device if lost or stolen.* SUPPORTED EMAIL ACCOUNTS * - Exchange servers 2000, 2003, 2007 and 2010‎
- Local ISP’s and popular web-based email
- Any IMAP or POP3 email account

‎* TOP FEATURES *‎ - Push Mail - Real-time email notification, including POP3 accounts.
- Supports contact and calendar (PIM) synchronization
- Multiple Email accounts- Easily configure several email accounts via the Emoze ‎application
- Robust compression for both text and file attachments
- Preview Attachment Function - saving time, data and battery
- Forward attachments without having to download or open them first
- Search the Global Address List (GAL)‎
- Edit the original email before reply or forward
‎ ‎
These operations can be performed by the user via email or ‎SMS. - Storage card encryption - Encrypts the attachments downloaded to the SD card ‎or phone.‎
- Remote Wipe by email or SMS - Deletes all the information and returns your phone to its the ‎default factory settings
- SIM card replacement alert‎ (i.e. when the device is lost or stolen)‎
- Remote Lock – Ability to remotely lock the phone ‎
- Locate Device - To receive an email or SMS with a Google Maps link to the device location
- Device Alarm – When activated will trigger a high volume beeping sound on the device
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Price: Free

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