The pre-release app is, however, highly constrained. Just as with the iOS apps, it requires a business Office 365 subscription; neither Office 365 Personal nor Office 365 Home are supported, nor is Outlook.com mail. The app also requiresAndroid 4.4 KitKat. Most limiting, however, arethe hardware restrictions. OWA for Android only runs on phones. But not all phones: only those with screens that Android describes as "small" or "normal." Anything with a " large " screen (roughly 5 inches or bigger) isn't supported.
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US Android Users on Average Engage 138 Minutes Daily with their Smartphones - MarketWatch
Just add items to create a watchlist now: Add or Cancel Already have a watchlist? Log In BOSTON, Jun 12, 2014 (PR Newswire Europe via COMTEX) -- - Strategy Analytics' AppOptix decodes the usage profile of a typical US Android smartphone user BOSTON, June 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to Strategy Analytics' AppOptix [ http://strategyanalytics.com/default.aspx?mod=ConsumerTelemetry&m=7 ] platform, US Android users have been spending more time with their devices. Android smartphone users on average spent 138 minutes with their device in May 2014, an increase of 20% from the usage in December 2013. The analysis is based on over one million individual application sessions on more than 1500 Android smartphone users in the US during the period. The results are powered by Strategy Analytics' state-of- the-art Consumer Telemetry Platform [ http://strategyanalytics.com/default.aspx?mod=ConsumerTelemetry&m=7 ] by leveraging three core components - a best-in-class telemetry application, an opt-in panel, and big data analytics framework to support rich analysis. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140612/117496 [ http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140612/117496 ] While Facebook, YouTube and Messaging apps demonstrate category leading performance with over 50% share in total time spent in their respective categories, niche segments such as LifeStyle, Productivity, and News, Weather & Sports are characterized by a broad range of smaller apps - no single publisher dominates the category and thereby presents opportunities for new and inspiring app concepts. Bonny Joy, Chief, Consumer Telemetry Platforms, said: "The three big categories are social, communication, and browsing - together they account for nearly a third of the time spent.
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