Microsoft needs new name for SkyDrive

Computing giant loses trademark battle involving its cloud-storage service, Office arrives on Android smartphones, and Facebook preps to put video ads in the News Feed.

CNET Update plays the name game:

In this episode of Update:

- Say so long to SkyDrive, now that Microsoft will have to come up with a new name for the online storage service.

- Edit Office documents on Android smartphones with the new Office Mobile app in Google Play.

- Prepare for video ads to arrive on Facebook's News Feed .

- Keep an eye on OpenTable, which may soon let you pay the check from its app .

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