Microsoft has updated both Halo: Spartan Strike and Spartan Assault third-person shooter games for the iPhone and iPad to version 1.1. Both games now include Xbox Live support for unlocking Xbox achievements and comparing scores with friends via leaderboards.
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella made an appearance this week at the Salesforce Dreamforce conference and he demoed a number of Microsoft features aimed at business customers. The demos included one where he used an iPhone to show off Microsoft-based apps and services.
Microsoft is rolling out a new feature for Skype text messangers called "Mojis". It allows them to insert pre-created clips based on movies and TV shows in their text messages, similar to emojis symbols.
Microsoft is adding new integration features in its Outlook app for the iPhone and iPad, allowing users to open Office documents sent as attachments directly in their respective iOS apps, along with other new additions.
Microsoft has updated the Word, Excel and PowerPoint Office apps for iPhone and iPad to version 1.11. They include a way to view protected files, a way to send a document as an attachement in Outlook and more.