From Mercury rising and Galaxy goodness, to Xbox excitement, OneNote dyslexia success, Sweeney's Cloud conspiracy, and watching TV watching you, it's our handy walkthrough of the week's top tech news.
A small-scale trial to explore the use of OneNote in helping dyslexic students to learn found that most of them showed improvements in both reading comprehension and classroom behaviour.
After releasing the update to Fast ring Insiders yesterday, Microsoft has now updated the OneNote Windows 10 app for Insiders that are currently enrolled in the Slow ring of the Insider Program.
A new build of the OneNote UWP app is hitting the Windows Insider Fast ring bringing new features including password protection, table tools, and the ability to save pictures and files from the app.
Microsoft today announced a number of new features that are coming to the OneNote app for Windows, OneNote Online, and OneNote 2016, including stickers and Class Notebook Tools.
After alluding to a new OneNote experience late last year, Microsoft has rolled out a feature update to the OneNote UWP app on the Windows Insider Fast ring with the Slow ring soon to follow.
Microsoft has added several accessibility tools for Office 365 subscribers which can make your content more consumable for those with various visual, hearing, mobility, and cognitive disabilities.
After being named as a top dyslexia app earlier this year, Microsoft's 'Learning Tools for OneNote' will see some of its features made available in OneNote Online, Word, and Office Lens.
Microsoft today updated its OneNote app for Android, adding new features such as the ability to open a password-protected section, record notes with audio recording, and more.
A new update for Microsoft's OneNote app now includes an 'ink math assistant.' The feature solves written math problems by the user, and teaches them step-by-step how the equation was solved.
Microsoft today announced that it is bringing the OneNote Importer tool to Macs, which will allow users to transfer their notes from Evernote to the company's own note-taking platform.
After six months in preview, Microsoft has made generally available a new add-in for OneNote designed to improve reading comprehension and writing skills for people of all skill levels.
Evernote is now limiting its free Basic plan to allow note-syncing between just two devices. It's also raising prices by 33%, making its Premium plan $69.99 a year - the same as Office 365 Personal.
Cyanogen has released its latest update for the OnePlus One, introducing support for MODs. These include MODs for Cortana, Skype, OneNote, Hyperlapse, and more. The update is rolling out now.
It's the end of the month, which means that it's time for Microsoft to recap all of the new features that it has introduced throughout the month of April. Here's what's new in OneNote.
If you are an Insider running the latest Redstone builds, then today you will have an update that adds features to Mail and Calendar, including the ability to open an email in its own window.
Just three extensions are officially available for Windows Insiders on the latest Redstone builds - but Microsoft said today that it aims to offer more extensions in its next Windows 10 preview.
Microsoft really wants you to switch from Evernote to OneNote. To help make the switch easier, the firm has released an Importer Tool, which will migrate notes from Evernote to OneNote.
With over 400,000 teachers and 3.5 million students now using its Class Notebook for OneNote, Microsoft is launching a new Add-in, designed and built with teachers in mind - and with their input.
Cyanogen is launching the MOD platform, that allows OEMs, carriers, devs and users to embed functionality deeper into Android. And the first to take advantage is Microsoft with Cortana and Skype.
A new note-taking app from Microsoft Garage is now available to Windows users from the Store. The free app is focused on handwriting and drawing offering some interesting features.
Microsoft has launched a preview of its new Learning Tools for OneNote, which won a company hackathon last year, and is designed to improve reading and writing experiences for a wide range of people.
Microsoft has just added a feature to Outlook which allows users to save their emails directly to OneNote, providing a cloud backup for important emails and communications.
In case you haven't checked for updates in a while now might be a good time to get all your apps up to par. Microsoft is getting ready for the launch of the Windows 10 Fall Update and Mobile versions.
OneNote on the iPad will now have more options for powerful inking, thanks to a new partnership made with FiftyThree, a startup that creates a stylus that's useful in a variety of scenarios.
Microsoft says its latest Android app is designed for 'capturing small bites of information on the go' - and in fact, it appears that 'Microsoft Bites' may have been its original name.
Microsoft has introduced Toshiba's new 12-inch dynaPad, a Windows 10 tablet extensively engineered for a more 'natural' note-taking experience, with a sleek 6.6mm-thick body that weighs just 569g.
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Microsoft has released an update for its OneNote app on iOS, bringing a range of new features to current users - as well as support for Apple's upcoming iPad Pro tablet and Pencil stylus.
New promotional videos for the Surface 3 and Surface Pro 3 demonstrate the features of Windows 8.1 nearly one month after the release of Windows 10
Microsoft has added a new feature to the OneNote application for Android that allows users to access their notes from any where across the phone with the help of floating icons.
Microsoft released a bunch of cross-platform apps for iOS and Android today and one such application was the Translator app that is now available for the Apple Watch and Android Wear devices
Microsoft has made its OneNote app on iOS universal, meaning iPad and iPhone users will get updates at the same time, bringing parity to the app on Apple's mobile ecosystem.
Microsoft has already shown that they are willing to bring their software to wherever the users are and the next stop on that tour is going to be the Pebble smartwatch.
The preview Office apps on Windows 10 just got an update. Unfortunately there's no changelog, but this seems to be prep work for the upcoming mobile release expected at BUILD later this week.
Microsoft has been testing more changes on Outlook.com, such as Outlook Mail branding - matching its new Windows 10 phone app - and revisions to the drop-down nav menu, including new icon designs.
Microsoft announced the availability of the OneNote Clipper 2.0 with a whole new user interface, a location picker and a smarter algorithm to drop unnecessary portions from web clippings.
A new initiative from Microsoft, called the Collective Project, is looking to empower students with bright ideas to change the world for the better. The first project makes prosthetics for children.
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Microsoft's note taking application used to be overlooked by nearly everyone, including Microsoft, but thanks to renewed interest in the application, usage of the tool doubled in 2014.
Microsoft has added support for handwriting and drawing with a stylus in OneNote for iPad, and has introduced optical character recognition - which can search for text in images - across all devices.
OneNote was previously made free but had features restricted for paid versions only. Microsoft has now removed these restrictions and the full software has become completely free on PC and Mac.
A new rumor claims that while Samsung is cutting down on bloatware in the new TouchWiz, it's also replacing its own sub-par apps with Microsoft services such as OneNote, OneDrive and Office.
There are many new things in the January Technical Preview of Windows 10, and one of them is a total revamp of the OneNote app, which is now a preview that will be part of Office Touch for Windows.
Microsoft Open Tech has announced its partnership with E-learning software Moodle. This will allow Microsoft to integrate its services with the online education system to make it a lot more efficient.
If you are a bargain hunter then OneNote may have what it takes to help you in your battle for the best deals with the updated OneNote Clipper tool.
Microsoft has pushed out a large update for OneNote on iOS and OS X that adds several new features and is now more secure with TouchID support too.
Microsoft has announced today that it's OneNote application is now available for your smart watch and integrates with Google Now too for even easier use on these ultra-portable devices.
Microsoft has announced a significant update for its OneNote app on Android, adding handwriting support and introducing a new tablet-friendly UI, including the familiar Microsoft Office 'Ribbon'.
Microsoft has rolled out its latest update to the OneNote 'Modern' app for Windows 8/RT, adding new features such as printing support, highlighting, and the ability to attach files to your notes.