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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…

Battery Saver+ WiFi Booster 3G

Today's app of the day is Battery Saver+ WiFi Booster 3G.


One of the problems with our smart-phones becoming smarter, is that the batteries they carry have not been able to keep up with the usage. Long gone are the days when a single charge will last multiple days - in fact most users are lucky if they can get through a full day without having to plug in to charge. In a similar manner, the data packages offered by most carriers just aren't sufficient, and it is all too easy to get hit by large unexpected bills if data usage creeps over set allowances.

To help with both these problems, developer S R Kapoor has created Battery Saver+ WiFi Booster 3 - an app custom made to boost your battery life and to save your data usage. It does this by presenting you with three simple buttons to press - and thats all. Users can select whether their device is connected to 3G/2G or to wifi - and from there Battery Saver+ WiFi Booster 3G does the rest! It saves your battery by only allowing data or wifi to connect once every 15 minutes, and then only for a 90 second period. This is more than enough for all of your key notifications to arrive (emails, facebook, etc) - but stops the drain happening for those times in between.

If it does turn out that you want to quickly disable the app for any period of time, it is easily accessible by  a new row in the notification  panel. From here the app can easily be turned off in a single click - it could not be easier.

All in all, if you are after a great and simple way to reduce your data usage and save your battery life, then check out Battery Saver+ WiFi Booster 3G. If you aren't convinced, read some of the testimonials in the developer's description and check out the great revies it is getting!



In the words of the developer:

User Testimonials of our app:
User 1 . I am amazed with double the battery life from my phone, Best Battery Saver. Recommended for all mobiles
User 2. This simple battery booster actually managed to cut my internet wastage by 300mb in the first month itself... battery backup is also great now, Superb App..... Thnx
User 3 : Tried all battery juice defender apps, but this one really works wonders.... Best one click battery booster
Description : Battery life of android system phones and tablets sucks. The Super simple Battery Booster+ WiFi 3G Saver is a Smart & Easy one click app that actually boosts the battery backup and standby time of your phone by cutting your wasted internet usage by 90%. It is important to auto manage your internet connection as 3g / 2g / wifi is one of the top cause of battery wastage.
Features :
1. Simple & Super easy One Click booster / Saver on every reboot
2. Automatic WiFi / 3G / 2G / gprs internet on with booster whenever device in use
3. Auto Internet switch off in idle time as a tremendous battery saver & standby time booster
4. Keeps your messages emails etc. updated by auto connecting the internet for 90 secs after every 15 mins in standby
5. Saves 90% of internet bandwidth wastage in Wifi / 3g / 2g / gprs modes
6. Super simple Battery Booster+ WiFi 3G Saver with Auto start every reboot
7. Easily accesible switcher / booster via notification to toggle connection easily between WiFi / 3G / 2G / gprs
7. No need to enter password again as it uses saved network passwords & WPA WPA2 & WEP authentication keys

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