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OneDrive for Windows Phone update with transparent Start Screen tile, bug fixes

OneDrive for Windows Phone updated with transparent Start screen tile, bug fixes

OneDrive for Windows Phone has scored an update today, and while it's rather minor, it does bring a new transparent Start Screen tile along with the usual helping of bug fixes and performance improvements. Here's the official breakdown of what's new in OneDrive version 4.11: Transparent...
TrueCaller update adds Persian language support, blocks installing to SD card

TrueCaller update adds Persian language support, blocks installing to SD cards

Following its big update to 5.0 earlier this week, TrueCaller has picked up another that brings Persian language support and blocks installing the app to an SD card, along with the usual helping of bug fixes. Here's what's new in TrueCaller version 5.0.2: Added Persian language Fix to...
6tag grabs its third update this week, bringing custom locations, improved dark theme, more

6tag updated with custom locations, improved dark theme, more

Popular unofficial Instagram client for Windows Phone, 6tag, has scored another update today, bumping it up to version 4.3 and bringing the ability to create custom locations, along with an improved dark theme and a custom rescale algorithm option to improve image quality. Here's the full,...
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Eurovision Song Contest app for Windows Phone

Microsoft helps launch the Eurovision Song Contest app on Windows Phone and Windows 8.1

Microsoft has entered into a partnership with the European Broadcasting Union (EBU) to help develop and launch the official 2015 Eurovision Song Contest mobile apps. Those apps are debuting on Windows Phone and Windows 8.1 before they launch for iOS and Android later this week. The Eurovision...
Video Upload to Instagram grabs quick fix for Lumia 830, some new features too

Video Upload to Instagram grabs quick fix for Lumia 830, some new features too

Last week, Venetasoft released a new app descriptively called Video Upload to Instagram. The app is the first standalone tool to let users grab videos from their library, crop, and upload to Instagram (the official app does not allow this, nor does 6tag). Today, version 1.0.0.6 is out and with...
Skype

Skype's India-specific app is tailored for slow cellular networks, entry-level devices

Skype is working on launching an Indian-centric version of its app that will work on 2G and 3G networks in the country, and on devices with limited processing capabilities. Although several major cities in India are blanketed by 3G (with 4G going mainstream later this year), most of the towns...
VLC for Windows Phone

VLC for Windows Phone updated with better background audio sync, host of bug fixes

Good news if you're a fan of VLC media player, as the app has picked up another update today that includes a slew of bug fixes. In terms of functionality, the app has a back button added for the search pages, along with UI fixes for the new responsive design introduced last week. Also, the app...
Microsoft Contacts+Message SD card backup

Microsoft releases Contacts+Message backup app for Windows Phone

If you are running Windows Phone 8.1 on a device with expandable storage via an SD card, you may want to grab this new system app from Microsoft. The release is titled 'contacts+message backup' and the tiny app only installs to the Settings on your Windows Phone (it will not be listed in your...
TrueCaller update adds Persian language support, blocks installing to SD card

TrueCaller update adds Persian language support, blocks installing to SD cards

Following its big update to 5.0 earlier this week, TrueCaller has picked up another that brings Persian language support and blocks installing the app to an SD card, along with the usual helping of bug fixes. Here's what's new in TrueCaller version 5.0.2: Added Persian language Fix to...
6tag grabs its third update this week, bringing custom locations, improved dark theme, more

6tag updated with custom locations, improved dark theme, more

Popular unofficial Instagram client for Windows Phone, 6tag, has scored another update today, bumping it up to version 4.3 and bringing the ability to create custom locations, along with an improved dark theme and a custom rescale algorithm option to improve image quality. Here's the full,...
Build 2015 event app for Windows Phone is now available

Build 2015 event app for Windows Phone is now available

Next week, Microsoft is unveiling their annual developer event in San Francisco. Build 2015 looks to be a massive year as all eyes are on Windows 10 development, HoloLens, Xbox One, IoT, and more. For those who are attending, there is now the official Build 2015 app. Listing all the sessions,...
MixRadio

MixRadio may reveal its next moves on May 19 at NYC press event

Members of the media have received email invites to attend a MixRadio press event May 19 in New York City, where the streaming audio service will likely reveal its next moves after being acquired by LINE earlier this year from Microsoft. The invite itself said the event will include some "...
5 Intriguing Apps

5 intriguing apps for Windows 8.1: April 24, 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. They may have been in the news recently, they may be new to the Windows...

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