Microsoft brings more exclusive Windows Phone apps to iOS and Android
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Microsofts Android and iOS focus is continuing today with the release of a number of MSN apps. MSN News, Food & Drink, Health & Fitness, Sports, and Weather are all making their way to iOS and Android today, with the Weather iOS app coming soon. All of the apps have been available on Windows and Windows Phone exclusively for months, originally as unique apps that were used to demonstrate the benefits of Microsofts own platform. Microsoft is also taking advantage of Apple’s HealthKit integration with the Health & Fitness app, allowing iPhone users to track steps and activity using the app.
Microsofts move to bring these apps to rival platforms is the latest in a series of changes that position the company as a provider of services and…