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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…

Meeting Minutes Pro

Today's app of the day is Meeting Minutes Pro.

Meeting Minutes Pro is a simple, but powerful application to help you create, store and manage the meeting minutes, agenda items and action items. For anyone who seems to spend a lot of their time managing meetings, this app would be extremely functional, saving you both time and effort.



Although the User Interface is simple, there is a lot of power under the hood.  You can create, update and view meetings, including the participants, agendas and the discussion / action items. You can import meetings from third party calendars, filter meetings, and then export actions items and emails into pdf's or HTML. Action items can be synced to calendars, and you can back up all your content automatically.

All in all, Meeting Minutes Pro is an excellent app - well worth the download!









In the words of the developer:

A great tool to record, track and distribute meeting minutes
****** Now with PDF export, import meetings from calendar, cool new UI and support for mobile phones in addition to tablets. Please read below or see the recent changes for more information *********
Meeting Minutes Pro is a simple but powerful, user-friendly and intuitive app to Organize, Store and Track Meetings, Participants, Agenda, Discussion and Action Items. It has a simple, easy to use, UI and focuses more on extremely useful functionality than the UI itself. It supports the following features:
1) Create, Update and View Meetings, Participants, Agenda, Discussion and Action Items
2) Import Meetings and Participants from Calendar to save time and improve efficiency(requires Android ICS or above)
3) Filter Meetings and Action Items on a bunch of parameters
4) Export/Email Meeting Minutes into a professional, simple and clear PDF or HTML format
5) Export/Email Action Items into a comma separated values file that can be used with any spreadsheet software
6) Sync Action Items to Calendar
7) Export database for backup/recovery purposes.Exported database is encrypted to protect the contents.
8) Import database backup. Backup from the Free version can also be imported.
9) Schedule Automatic Backup. Note that automatic backups are only taken when the app is running.
10) Integration with device contacts. No need to enter all participant information manually anymore. Can just select the desired contact that is already present on the device.
11) Settings page to control and make the app work the way YOU want.
There is a free version ("Meeting Minutes") with limited functionality available on Google Play that you can try first before purchasing this app.
Please refer the About page/screen of the app for license and copyright information.
Release History:
Release 1.6 - Added the following features:
1) Ability to export meeting minutes/agenda into PDF format in addition to HTML
2) Import meetings and participants from calendar to save time and improve efficiency (requires Android ICS or above)
3) Enhanced cool new UI (requires Android ICS or above)
4) Support for mobile phones and phablets in addition to tablets
5) Enhanced Settings to customize Date Format, Auto Caps, Auto Correction etc.
Release 1.5 - Added the following features:
1) Store email id of participants(contacts)
2) Select email ids that will receive exported meeting minutes/agenda
3) Integration with the device contacts
4) Sync Action Items to preferred Calendar app
5) A new Settings page/screen to manage and control the app to make it work the way YOU want
Release 1.4 - Added a new FAQ page; Usability improvements; Minor bug fixes.
Release 1.3 - Added feature to manage contacts (participants); Minor bug fixes.
Release 1.2 - Minor bug fixes.
Release 1.1 - Added feature to export Meeting Agenda into a HTML file.
Initial Release - Meeting Minutes Pro
Please send feedback, support and feature requests to Sriman.Apps@gmail.com

Price: $2.99

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