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Microsoft retiring its Music Deals apps, sales moving to Windows Store

Microsoft has decided to retire its Music Deals apps that it launched for Windows Phone and Windows 8.1 in October 2014. The apps were designed to alert Xbox Music owners if there were some price cuts on albums and songs on the service. Now that Xbox Music has been renamed Groove Music,...
Slack updates their desktop app for Windows 10 with notification support and more

Slack updates their desktop app for Windows 10 with notification support and more

If you are a productivity hound like us Slack is part of your daily routine. The popular chat-collaboration app is used by many offices when proximity is an obstacle. It looks like Slack has bumped their desktop app with some Windows 10 support. No, it's not a Univeral Windows Store app. However...
Realarm

Latest Realarm update bumps to version 1.3

Updated - Evidently, the old changelog was still being used. We have updated the article with the correct version (1.3) and new changelog! Realarm for Windows Phone has been updated to version 1.3. For those who aren't familiar with Realarm, it's an alarm clock for your Windows Phone, which...
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Store app for Windows 10 updated with some new features and polish

Store app for Windows 10 updated with some new features and polish

If you are on Windows 10 tonight, you may want to use the Windows Store app to check for a Store update. Yes, the always odd 'let it update itself' feature in the Windows Store is alive and well as we jump from build 8.12.1 to build 8.25.1. Along with it comes at least two changes and possibly a...
Microsoft Snip

Hands-on with Microsoft Snip Beta

Microsoft has released a screen capture application earlier today called Snip beta. Think of it as an upgraded version of the built-in Snipping Tool in Windows 10. It lets you take screenshots and add drawings or annotations. You can also add your voice. Check out our hands-on video to see it in...
Disneyland Expedition

The Disneyland Expedition app takes you to a happy place on Windows Phone

In 2013, developer Pinnacle Designs released Disney Expedition for Windows Phone, offering folks information about all of the parks, hotels,and activities at Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida. Now the same team has just launched the Disneyland Expedition app, which gives the same kind of...
Slack updates their desktop app for Windows 10 with notification support and more

Slack updates their desktop app for Windows 10 with notification support and more

If you are a productivity hound like us Slack is part of your daily routine. The popular chat-collaboration app is used by many offices when proximity is an obstacle. It looks like Slack has bumped their desktop app with some Windows 10 support. No, it's not a Univeral Windows Store app. However...
Music Deals

Microsoft retiring its Music Deals apps, sales moving to Windows Store

Microsoft has decided to retire its Music Deals apps that it launched for Windows Phone and Windows 8.1 in October 2014. The apps were designed to alert Xbox Music owners if there were some price cuts on albums and songs on the service. Now that Xbox Music has been renamed Groove Music,...
Realarm

Latest Realarm update bumps to version 1.3

Updated - Evidently, the old changelog was still being used. We have updated the article with the correct version (1.3) and new changelog! Realarm for Windows Phone has been updated to version 1.3. For those who aren't familiar with Realarm, it's an alarm clock for your Windows Phone, which...
Netflix for Windows Phone

Netflix and Shazam for Windows Phone both receive updates

Two popular media streaming apps for Windows Phone are the subjects of new updates this week. Both the Netflix and Shazam apps have new versions available for download in the Windows Phone Store. It's been a few months since the Netflix app has been updated, and the new version (4.2.0.20) has...
Saavn launches a Universal Windows App for Windows 10

Saavn launches a Universal Windows App for Windows 10

It's finally here! Saavn has launched their Universal Windows App for Windows 10. Well, it's not actually in the Windows Store at the time of writing, but you'll have it sometime today. Founded in 2007, Saavn is one of the leading music streaming services in India and has over 14 million active...
Microsoft pushes new updates to MSN Weather, Sports on Windows 10 desktop and mobile

Microsoft pushes new updates to MSN Weather, Sports, and News on Windows 10

Microsoft is again pushing out updates to some of its core apps on Windows 10, this time bringing new versions of MSN News, Weather and Sports. Since these are universal apps, you should also see the updates hitting Windows 10 Mobile as well. Also on the docket is the Windows Phone 8.1 version of...
WhatsApp

WhatsApp for Windows Phone gets a minor update

WhatsApp for Windows Phone users received yet another update, boosting the version number of the popular messaging app up to 2.12.122.0. However, the app doesn't come with an updated change log, which likely means it's a minor update for bug fixes and unnamed improvements. Last week, WhatsApp...

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