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Spotify

Spotify for Windows Phone updated with an iOS-esque visual revamp

Spotify has released an update for Windows Phone to bring its app on par with its Android and iOS offering. The latest release - version 5.0 - includes a UI revamp that provides subscribers with an iOS-esque interface, deploying transparency and other visual features. While the new Spotify does...
Twitter for Windows Phone

Twitter for Windows Phone gets rare but useful update

While a little late for Christmas miracles, we'll take it when it comes when it concerns Twitter for Windows Phone updates. That's what's happening today and it's actually a pretty useful update, too. Despite no new changelog in the Windows Phone Store, it looks like the headline new features are...
Over 560,000 apps are now in the Windows and Windows Phone stores

Over 560,000 apps are now in the Windows and Windows Phone stores

Microsoft has updated its official combined number of Modern apps that are currently available in its Windows and Windows Phone stores to over 560,000 apps. This compares to the 527,000 apps that Microsoft said were available from both stores back in November. The updated statistic was...
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Appy Weather

Update rolling out for Appy Weather, adds severe weather notifications

Appy Weather is a somewhat modest Windows Phone weather app that delivers the forecast with a slight personal tone. It presents the forecast conditions in your traditional sense but adds how the expected conditions will compare with the current. The minimalistic design looks good and while there...
World Cup 2015 Calendar Sync

World Cup 2015 Calendar Sync, track all the cricket matches from your Windows Phone

If you are into the sport of cricket, World Cup 2015 is right around the corner with opening matches scheduled for February 14, 2015 in Australia with the final match being played on March 29, 2015. If you need help keeping track of all the World Cup matches, there's a Windows Phone app in the...
VLC beta for Windows Phone scores more bug fixes in 1.0.9 update

VLC beta for Windows Phone scores more bug fixes in 1.0.9 update

VLC for Windows Phone has picked up an update today, bringing it up to version 1.0.9. While there's no changelog listed on the Windows Phone Store, we expect that this build brings some bug fixes and cosmetic changes that VLC developer Thomas Nigro hinted at last week. While there doesn't...
InstaWeather Pro

Deal Alert: InstaWeather Pro is now free through myAppFree

InstaWeather Pro isn't your typical Windows Phone weather app. The Windows Phone app lets you snap a photo, add an overlay of your current conditions and share the final image with your friends quickly and easily. InstaWeather Pro makes it easy to not only share how good or bad the weather is...
5 intriguing apps for Windows 8.1: January 23, 2015

5 intriguing apps for Windows 8.1: January 23, 2015

After an exciting week of Windows 10 news, we briefly divert your attention to Windows 8.1 and some apps that may interest you. We have another potpourri of apps for you this week. There aren't any games, but rather, five intriguing apps that you may find pretty useful. Network Speed Test...
BdlPre Shift Codes

Tracking Borderlands Shift Codes with the Windows Phone app BdlPre Shift Codes

Now and then an app will hit the Windows Phone Store while we here at Windows Central are looking the other way. BdlPre Shift is one such Windows Phone app that was released last fall and is an app that allows you to track any Borderlands Shift Codes as they are released. For who are not...
Dropbox Windows Phone

Dropbox for Windows Phone gets first update, Rudy Huyn revealed as its developer

The long awaited Dropbox app for Windows Phone launched late on Wednesday, but the app has already received its first update that adds Spanish to its languages. Also, famed Windows Phone app creator Rudy Huyn has revealed he is the developer of the newly universal Dropbox app for Windows Phone...
Disqus for Windows Phone

Disqus app update for Windows Phone includes new Dark theme and more

The popular blog comment system app Disqus, which got a big revamp for Windows Phone in early December, got a new update today in the Windows Phone Store that contains a new Dark theme option among its changes. Here's the brief change log for the new 2.2.0.0 version: Added Dark theme option...
Hike Messenger

Hike messenger gets new stickers, faster uploads and more in latest update

Hike messenger has picked up a slew of new features for 2015, with the app itself touted to be lighter and faster than ever before. There's three new sticker categories to choose from, and the service also allows you to upload with ease, even if you're on 2G. Also included is the ability to send...
Dropbox finally drops official Windows Phone app, goes universal

Dropbox finally drops an official Windows Phone app, goes universal

There's some good news for cloud storage users. After a long, long wait, Dropbox has launched an official app for Windows Phone today. Dropbox originally announced that they were working on the app back in November as part of a new partnership with Microsoft. As an added bonus, Dropbox,...

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