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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…

Flashteroids

Today's app of the day is Flashteroids.

Flashteroids is a great new game by new developer, RBBRDCKYBK, based on the classic arcade game - Asteroids. The classic game play mode involves staying alive for as long as possible, but variety is thrown in by the ability to collect power-ups to assist in your enemy destroying mission.

The graphics and controls in Flashteroids are great,with some excellent 3D effects that will really push the processing power of your device. Uniquely, the game uses your deviceaccelerometer as part of the control, which is implemented well and really adds to the experience.

All in all, if you got a newer device which can handlethe graphics requirements for this game, you should  check it out - a great Android app! With a current 5 star rating, it is hard to go past Flashteroids!






In the words of the developer:

Action-packed space shooter loosely based on the classic Asteroids. Collect power-ups to enhance your ship while destroying a variety of enemies in a fully 3D environment. Survive as long as you can against endless waves of foes that continually increase in power and number!

If there is enough interest in Flashteroids, I'll add some more features - feel free to leave me feedback!
*** Please note that this build of Flashteroids is intended for use on devices with screen resolutions of 1280x720 (720p) or higher. Flashteroids is fully 3D and requires a fairly fast processor as well - you may experience significant slowdown on older devices.

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