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March 11, 2014
by sjvn01
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Microsoft brings Office 365 data to Android apps

Just the other day, I gave five reasons why Microsoft should embrace Android for its smartphone operating system. Little did I know that on that same day Microsoft Open Technologies would open source the Office 365 Software Development Kit (SDK) … Continue reading

October 4, 2013
by sjvn01
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8 Apps to improve your Android smartphone or tablet’s battery life (Slideshow)

If you agree with me that little is as miserable as having your Android smartphone or tablet die of premature battery exhaustion, then you’ll want to check these applications out. 8 Apps to improve your Android smartphone or tablet’s battery … Continue reading

September 27, 2013
by sjvn01
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Ubuntu 13.10 final beta: Ubuntu for smartphones is almost here

Ubuntu 13.10, aka Saucy Salamander, is almost here. The popular Linux desktop just when into final beta and it’s on schedule to go final on October 17. While Ubuntu desktop users will be happy to see the latest and greatest … Continue reading