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Lumia Moments

Convert recorded video into Living Images with Microsoft's Lumia Moments app

Microsoft has just released a new app for Lumia Windows Phones, enabling consumers to extract shots from recorded footage on their smartphones and save the end result as a Living Image. Said animated images can be saved for future viewing or sharing with others. Unfortunately, the new app is...
theChive

TheChive launches 'probably the best app in the world' for Windows 8.1 and Windows Phone

Unofficial apps are one thing, but we'll always welcome official apps into both the Windows and Windows Phone catalog. Now, we're welcoming theChive, as it launches "probably the best app in the world" for both Windows 8.1 and Windows Phone. It's a universal app – hooray! – is completely free and...
GoPro Hero4

GoPro app for Windows Phone updated with support for new Hero4 camera

GoPro has finally updated its Windows Phone app this week, and this new version now adds support for its recently released Hero4 camera, along with a number of other features. The Windows Phone app now appears to have feature-parity with the iOS and Android versions of the app. Here's the full...
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GoPro Hero4

GoPro app for Windows Phone updated with support for new Hero4 camera

GoPro has finally updated its Windows Phone app this week, and this new version now adds support for its recently released Hero4 camera, along with a number of other features. The Windows Phone app now appears to have feature-parity with the iOS and Android versions of the app. Here's the full...
CoPilot

CoPilot for Windows Phone adds new features and a 30 percent sale for Premium apps

The CoPilot GPS apps for Windows Phone have been updated this week with a couple of new features, and the Premium versions of the apps are currently priced at 30% off their normal cost until January 5. All of the versions have received bug fixes and "Enhanced ActiveTraffic" service, which...
Reports of serious power button issue surface after installing theChive app for Windows Phone

Reports of serious power button issue surface after installing theChive app for Windows Phone

Chalk it up under coincidence or perhaps a real serious bug after all, but after numerous tips and a few forum threads, users are reporting finicky behavior after installing – and using – theChive app for Windows Phone. TheChive is a new official app from the website of the same name. Although...
Holiday Apps and Games

Top Rated Windows Phone Holiday apps and games

Windows Central Roundup: Popular Windows Phone Holiday Apps and Games Tis the season to be jolly and there are a boatload of Windows Phone games and apps available in the Store to help bring in the Holiday Spirit. From apps that countdown the time to games that feature the jolly old elf, the...
Video Memories

Video Memories for Windows Phone gets a big update with 512MB device support and more

Video Memories, the well reviewed Windows Phone video maker app that was previously known as UbiShow, got a big update this week that brings its version number up to 3.0. The update allows the app to run on Windows Phone devices that have 512MB of RAM for the first time. Here's a quick look at...
6snap

6snap removed from store, along with all third-party Snapchat Windows Phone apps

Looking through the Windows Phone Store today will alert you to the fact that there doesn't appear to be unofficial Snapchat apps available for consumers to download. 6snap, arguably one of the most popular third-party apps for Windows Phone, has also disappeared. The developer, Rudy Huyn, took...
NOAA Radar and Hilton HHonors, the fifth of 12 Days of Hidden Gems

NOAA Radar and Hilton HHonors, the fifth of 12 Days of Hidden Gems

For day five of our 12 Days of Hidden Gems, we are briefly moving away from connected devices to some useful apps. Even better, the two apps we are highlighting today are universal available on Windows 8.1 and Windows Phone, bringing a unified experience to your multiple devices. Today's Hidden...
12 Days of Hidden Gems - Hilton Hotels

Unwrap the 5th #HiddenGemsApp for a chance at a $500 Hilton gift card #sponsored #sweeps

We are continuing on with our 12 Days of Hidden Gems series this week. First we focused on the emerging world of IoT (the Internet of Things) with fitness accessories that work well with Windows Phone and Windows 8.1, and then took a look at the connected home. You can catch up on the articles to...
theChive

TheChive launches 'probably the best app in the world' for Windows 8.1 and Windows Phone

Unofficial apps are one thing, but we'll always welcome official apps into both the Windows and Windows Phone catalog. Now, we're welcoming theChive, as it launches "probably the best app in the world" for both Windows 8.1 and Windows Phone. It's a universal app – hooray! – is completely free and...
DriveNow

Official DriveNow app launch brings car sharing to Windows Phone

DriveNow is a joint venture between BMW and Sixt, providing car sharing services in several cities in Europe and North America. The company has launched an official app for Windows Phone, bringing said services to Microsoft's mobile platform. Looking for a ride to pick up and drop off wherever...

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