The latest update to Project Rome for Android SDK (Android SDK) introduces app services, so now Android and Windows devices can easily communicate with each other.
App services enables an Android application to invoke an app service on a Windows application to perform tasks behind the scenes. For instance, a developer of a music app that runs on Xbox can now add the ability to control it from his Android phone.
Head over to Building Apps for Windows to find out how to use app services between Android to Windows devices.
Microsoft News Center Staff