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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…

Word Search For Kids 2

Today's app of the day is Word Search For Kids 2.

These days, there are more apps on android than any person could reasonably hope to experience. A relatively late comer to this app scene though, are those games focused on the kids market. That is quickly changing however, with quality applications and games such as Word Search for Kids 2 becoming more popular.

Drawing on the foundation of Word Search for Kids, the sequel makes improvements at every step of the way, from the graphics, to the general, "play-ability". The concept is simple, and sticks to the tried and tested find-a-word formula, being to locate a list of words in straight lines amongst a grid of letters. There are over 200 words to be found, broken up across 20 levels.

The difficulty here is where the game will really reward kids, with the words not being too hard, but also not being too easy - they are "just right" - which will make playing this game not only fun, but also an educational experience!

All in all, this is a great android app for kids, well worth the install - Check it out now!




In the words of the developer:

Word Search For Kids 2 is a word search puzzle game for kids age 4-8. With bright graphics and easy controls, everyone will fall in love with WSFK2. Kids love it because it’s just fun to play, and parents love it because their kids are learning at the same time. This sequel has over 200 words to find, improved graphics and touch controls. If you and your kids loved Word Search For Kids, they will do back flips when they see Word Search For Kids 2.

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