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WhatsApp scores an update, no changelog in sight

WhatsApp scores an update, no changelog in sight

WhatsApp for Windows Phone has been updated today, bringing it up to version number 2.11.670.0. However, it looks to be a simple bug fix update, as the changelog is from a previous version. Regardless of the lack of a changelog, the prospect of bug fixes and smoother performance should be...
Softcard for Windows Phone

Google acquires Softcard tech, fate of Windows Phone apps unknown

Google announced earlier today that it has acquired "technology and intellectual property" from the online payments company Softcard. Rumors about the acquisition were first reported in January. The news puts the fate of the recently launched Softcard Windows Phone apps for Verizon and AT&T...
NOAA Hi-Def Radar for Windows

NOAA Hi-Def Radar for Windows and Windows Phone updated with new Live Tile settings

Weather tracking for some people is serious business and NOAA Hi-Def Radar, using the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration data, is one of those apps. Today, version 1.1.0.12 of the Windows 8.1 and Windows Phone 8.1 apps are going out to the Store and with it a bevy of changes, fixes...
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Aeries for Windows Phone gains background notifications, tons of bugfixes in latest update

Aeries for Windows Phone gains background notifications, tons of bugfixes in latest update

Aeries, a relatively new Twitter app for Windows Phone that we were thoroughly impressed with during our hands-on, scored an update today, bringing with it a ton of bug fixes along and support for background notifications. Here are some of the highlights from Aeries 1.2: Background...
MixRadio to suspend in-app music purchases in March

MixRadio to suspend in-app music purchases in March

In an email sent out to users today, the team behind the popular Lumia-only music streaming app MixRadio said that it will be dropping support for purchasing music through the app in March. From the MixRadio team: "From March 2015 we'll be suspending all operator billing and credit/debit...
6tag

6tag gets improvements for cropping, geolocation, and passwords in new update

Late last night, 6tag 4.0.0.1 returned to the Windows Phone Store after a caching bug prevented the app from updating on some phones. Today, Huyn has pushed out another update bringing the version to 4.0.1 and with it, a few new improvements and fixes. The update is live now in the store and...
NOAA Hi-Def Radar for Windows

NOAA Hi-Def Radar for Windows and Windows Phone updated with new Live Tile settings

Weather tracking for some people is serious business and NOAA Hi-Def Radar, using the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration data, is one of those apps. Today, version 1.1.0.12 of the Windows 8.1 and Windows Phone 8.1 apps are going out to the Store and with it a bevy of changes, fixes...
VLC for Windows 10

VLC becomes a true universal app for Windows Phone, Windows 8.1 and Windows 10

The main developer behind the Windows 8.1 and Windows Phone versions of the VLC media player has announced new updates for both apps, along with news that VLC is a universal app for both platforms. The app works with Windows 10 as well In a blog post, VideoLAN developer Thomas Nigro announced...
Photo Marker

Photo Marker picks up an update, bundles numerous small improvements

Photo Marker is a neat little app that enables you to mark and add notes to any photo on your Windows Phone. Today, the developer released version 1.6, adding a number of small improvements. As covered in our review of the app, it's not an app that you'll use day-in and day-out, but it's super-...
5 intriguing apps for Windows 8.1: February 27, 2015

5 intriguing apps for Windows 8.1: February 27, 2015

With the ever-growing number of apps and games in the Windows Store, it is becoming increasingly difficult to keep up with what's out there. For that reason, every Friday we showcase some apps that have piqued our interest for one reason or another. They are the 5 Intriguing Apps of the Week...
6tag

We go hands-on with the cool new features on 6tag 4.0

The official Instagram app for Windows Phone hasn't seen an update since March last year. It's still lacking features offered by the official apps on iOS and Android. The good news is that 6tag, a popular third-party Instagram app for Windows Phone, continues to add new features that are absent...
6tag 4.0

6tag 4.0 temporarily pulled due to crashing bug, fix due soon [update: it's back!]

Update: Well that didn't take long. It looks like 6tag is back and ready to download. Original story: This morning, Rudy Huyn released 6tag 4.0, bringing some of the latest Instagram features to Windows Phone like new filters and finally being able to edit posts. One issue many of you are...
OneDrive for Windows Phone

OneDrive Windows Phone app update revamps its photo album and more [update: now live]

Update: Looks like the update has gone live on the Windows Phone store. Happy updating! Original story: Microsoft announced an update to the Windows Phone OneDrive app that includes, among other things, the revamped photo album that was previously made available on its website and its iOS app...

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