Microsoft Corp. is giving people with regular cell phones access to the same kinds of programs that smart phone owners have embraced, reports the Associated Press. Microsoft’s OneApp software, announced Aug. 24, is aimed at developing countries where so-called "feature phones" and prepaid systems are prevalent. Microsoft’s first partner is Blue Label Telecoms Group of South Africa, which sells prepaid cell phone minutes. In a few weeks, Blue Label customers will be able to download OneApp just as they would get a new ring tone. OneApp will come with a pre-selected set of about a dozen programs, including Facebook, Twitter, and Microsoft’s own Windows Live Messenger. Because many phones have limited storage, OneApp stores some information on central servers rather than the device and sends it out only when necessary. Future wireless partners will be able to pick different programs to distribute with OneApp, Microsoft said…

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