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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…

Flying Kim

Today's app of the day is Flying Kim.

It says a lot about the state of society, when games like Flying Kim exist. Based presumably on a mash up of socialite Kim Kardashian and the cult game Flappy Bird, Flying Kim sees you navigating the head of Kim, trying to avoid open pipes that have cameras dangling off their end. I'll be honest - it is an absolutely absurd concept!

But does it work? Surprisingly, yes it does. The graphics are actually pretty good, the simple sounds effects work, and the game-play, just like flappy bird, is surprisingly addictive! A word of warning though, this game is hard! I'd say it is harder than Flappy Bird, which really states alot. I played for a good while and the best I managed was a high score of 5. Sure, I could be rubbish at games, but, it is really difficult (which I am sure masochists out there will love)!

At the end of the day, this has to be one of the weirdest imitation Flappy Bird games to exist. Sure, there has been flying poo and every other absurd reincarnation of the concept, but this takes 'strange'to a whole new level. Luckily, the game actually works, so is worth checking out if you still have a desire to torture yourself flying between narrow pipes!



 In the words of the developer:

Flying kim 
Help Flying Kim avoid the cameras as she goes shopping to the mall in Beverly Hills.
How to play 
*Tap to fly kim in the air 
*Guide Kim through the open pipes 
with cameras 
*Avoid hitting the ground , pipes and cameras or game will start over 
*Explore more difficult obstacles

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