Outlook.com Email App for Android Updated
Microsoft today provided Android device owners with a new version of its Outlook.com email application. The app is rife with new features, including the ability search not only on the device, but Microsoft's email servers for older messages. Users can now download all their Outlook.com email to their Android phone if they want, and the app throws in support for multiple aliases. The app now includes vacation responders, and introduces several new colors. Outlook.com is free to download from the Google Play Store.
Cortana for Android Now Works On the Lock Screen
Microsoft today made it possible for Android device owners to access and use Cortana above the lock screen on their smartphones. Microsoft has been testing the feature since earlier this year and is now rolling it out to all users.
Outlook Web App for Android Available to Limited Phones
Microsoft today followed through on a promise it made earlier this year to deliver an Android version of its Outlook Web App. Outlook Web App is an email application that offers all the features and functionality of Microsoft's Exchange ActiveSync technology.
Microsoft Blesses Full Release of Outlook for Android
Microsoft today updated its Outlook for Android app and says the email program has graduated from preview status. Today's update marks the app's full release.
Microsoft Outlook for iOS Adds Support for Third-Party Apps
Microsoft today updated its Outlook email application for iOS devices and gave the app the ability to support add-ins. Microsoft says add-ins let Outlook users do more with their email thanks to powers enabled by third-party applications.