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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 Next - Picture Quiz

Today's app of the day is Word Next - Picture Quiz.

Word Next is a great new android game from developer Yosoft Solutions that provides a fresh twist on a classic mobile gaming formula. It takes the quality gameplay elements from apps such as 'logo quiz' or '96%' or 'Movie poster quiz', but twists the formula by making the user combine two images to create a single word.

A good example occurs early in the game with a picture of water, with alongside it a picture of a melon. Now this one is simple, with the combination clearly being 'watermelon' - but as things progress the game gets more challenging - in a good way!

There were a few times where I got stuck and was able to use in-game coins to progress to the next level. Don't worry though, these coins are earn't and do not require you to spend real money. That's one of the great things about Word Next - being that it is 100% free which I am sure no one will complain about.

The game runs quickly, not bloating itself with unnecessary animations or effects. For a game like this, that's exactly what I want. There's nothing worse than getting stuck at loading screens on your phone, and they are non-existent here. In short, this is a devilish simple game that really gets its hooks stuck in, keeping the player coming back for more.

Strongly recommended - check it out today!

In the words of the developer:
2 pictures that will yield one word based on 4 different categories,
Find the text
1. next in the sequence
2. in common
3. representing union of two photos
4. depict the intersection of the images
Feeling stuck? No problem! Use the free coins and the skip option to move forward...
Can you guess the answer and complete all the levels?
Mix of easy, medium and tough puzzles to test your English vocabulary, IQ, general knowledge, logical thinking and coordination skills
No registration and complex rules. Just start playing and enjoy
Photographs Courtesy - Pixabay

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