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1 year ago

Duolingo, the eleventh of 12 Days of Hidden Gems

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For our eleventh day of 12 Days of Hidden Gems, the free language learning service Duolingo is our pick. Duolingo arrived on Windows Phone on recently, and it received a significant update in the last week.

1 year ago

Unwrap the 11th #HiddenGemsApp and win a Razer Kraken gaming headset! #sponsored #sweeps

There are just a couple days left in our 12 Days of Hidden Gems series. We've covered a broad range of subjects including fitness accessories that work well with Windows Phone and Windows 8.1, the connected home, some great travel apps, cameras for capturing all of life's adventures, super fun games, an app to keep you in touch with people that matter, and an app for taking your music everywhere you go. You can catch up on all of the articles to date on our Hidden Gems page.

Today is the 11th day and we're taking Duolingo for a spin. It's always a good time to learn a new language, and Duolingo is both convenient to use and totally free!

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1 year ago

Create your own animated movie with Stop Motion Studio for Windows Phone

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Do you feel like being creative today? Stop Motion Studio lets you create animated movies directly from your Windows Phone device. You don't need your desktop or laptop at all. Stop Motion Studio also makes it easy to add themed titles, background music, voiceovers, sound effects, and text effects. When you're done, you can upload it to Youtube, share on Facebook, email to friends, or save it on your phone.

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1 year ago

Green Lumia 1520 is no longer an AT&T exclusive; now on sale in Germany

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1 year ago

Review: Thrustmaster TX Racing Wheel for Xbox One and Windows

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The Xbox One's premiere racing game Forza Horizon 2 recently received a major expansion, ' Storm Island.' The expansion adds a new environment, advanced weather effects, and plenty of off-road challenges for racers to face. With all of those new miles to cover and races to win, now might just be the time to invest in a racing wheel.

Racing fans have a few different Xbox One wheels to choose from. The only manufacturer to offer two different options is Thrustmaster. They produce both a low end model, the VG Ferrari 458 Spider Racing Wheel, and a high end model, the TX Racing Wheel Ferrari 458 Italia Edition. I picked up the pricier TX Racing Wheel and have been thoroughly impressed with its performance and feel. Read on for detailed impressions and our exclusive video review and unboxing videos!

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1 year ago

Microsoft to end sales of original Kinect for Windows sensor in 2015

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1 year ago

Twitter has a new advertising channel: your following list

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1 year ago

WatchESPN app makes its Windows Phone debut for sports fanatics

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1 year ago

This professional HTC One M8 flip case doubles a viewing stand—only $22.95 today!

1 year ago

Over 8,000 people have volunteered to beta test Plague Inc for Windows Phone

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Earlier this month, Ndemic Creations announced that its hit iOS-Android strategy game Plague Inc would be coming to Windows Phone sometime in 2015. A few days later, the developer announced that it was taking applications for people to beta test the Windows Phone version. Today, the developer announced that it has received over 8,000 volunteers to test Plague Inc for Windows Phone.

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1 year ago

Microsoft has new plans to close the Windows 'app gap', Android support still possible

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Microsoft will be making a new push to close the 'app gap' that currently exists between its Modern apps for Windows and Windows Phone and apps made for iOS and Android by attracting more independent software vendors (ISVs). However, a new report claims that Microsoft is still considering an option that could allow Android apps to run in Windows 10.

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1 year ago

Amazon US is offering a discount of up to 73% on SanDisk memory for one day only

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1 year ago

Metal Combat, an epic cat fight of a combat game for your Windows Phone

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Metal Combat is a Windows Phone arcade game where you guide a team of combat cats through various battle zones in an effort to save their friend who has been captured.

Available for low-memory Windows Phones, the game has forty levels of play that are spread out across four map packs. There are plenty of weapons to buy and upgrade and game play is simple to pick up on but not without challenge. Metal Combat comes across as a fun arcade game for Windows Phone but full-screen ads may ruin the gaming experience for many.

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1 year ago

Explore the world of Terraria, today's Xbox One Countdown to 2015 deal

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1 year ago

Family Guy: The Quest for Stuff: Top tips, hints, and cheats you need to know!

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In recently launched Windows 8.1 and Windows Phone game, Family Guy: The Quest for Stuff, you're tasked with rebuilding Quahog after Peter and his chicken nemesis, Ernie, have destroyed it. In order to do so you'll have to help Peter clear the town of debris and find all the other characters, including Stewie. While coins are somewhat easy to come by, clams are not — unless of course you want to shell out some serious cash. That doesn't mean you have to though. If you've got a bit of patience and plan strategically, you and Peter can have Quahog thriving again in no time.

Here are our top tips and tricks to help you along the way while spending the least amount of real world cash!

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