Articles by George Ponder

Sports Jeopardy
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by George Ponder
Mar 27, 2015

Sports Jeopardy is a relatively new Windows Phone game that takes you on the set of the popular television game show Jeopardy to test your knowledge of the sports world.

The game follows the same format as the TV game show, has customizable characters, online gaming modes and...

PacTruck
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by George Ponder
Mar 26, 2015

PacTruck is a Windows Phone arcade game that has you guiding a truck through a Pac-Man styled maze, collecting cash along the way.

The game has simple controls and 255 levels of play. Available for low-memory Windows Phones and Windows 8, PacTruck makes a nice first impression...

Bubble Pirates
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by George Ponder
Mar 25, 2015

If you are in search of an enjoyable Windows Phone game to pass the time with, take a gander at Bubble Pirates. It is a bubble burst styled game that doesn't really follow the traditional layout of such games. It does follow the match-three rules for bursting bubbles but each of the 100...

Perfect Note
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by George Ponder
Mar 24, 2015

Perfect Note is a simple, feature rich Windows Phone app for recording and managing notes or tasks. The app has a clean and easy to use interface but doesn't skimp on features that include OneDrive integration, Live Tile support and three security options to keep your notes private....

Glozzle
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by George Ponder
Mar 24, 2015

If you are tired of the run of the mill puzzle games, take a gander at the Windows Phone game Glozzle. What sets this puzzle game apart from the field is that it is presented in 3D fashion with pieces floating around as if the puzzle exploded. You spin the elements around in multiple...

Future Factory
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by George Ponder
Mar 23, 2015

Future Factory is a new Windows Phone action adventure game that has you dealing with a factory filled with crazy robots. The Windows Phone game is filled with enemies to fight, dangerous traps to avoid and plenty of weapons to upgrade and buy.

Future Factory is an AppCampus...

Darklings
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by George Ponder
Mar 23, 2015

Darklings is a wonderful Windows Phone game where you find yourself battling sinister forces who are trying to steal the stars from the skies. With quality graphics and challenging game play this AppCampus alumnus has quickly risen to several top ten lists in the Windows Phone Store and...

Baby Toy Phone
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by George Ponder
Mar 23, 2015

Baby Toy Phone is a Windows Phone game that turns your phone into an interactive toy phone for your toddler.

Available for low-memory Windows Phones, Baby Toy Phone has decent graphics, bright colors and a large collection of nursery rhymes that are played when your child makes...

Microsoft Band Apps
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by George Ponder
Mar 21, 2015

While the Microsoft Band is still somewhat limited in availability, the number of Windows Phone apps with support for the Band is growing at a decent pace. Sure, most are customization apps but being able to have the Band fit your personality and style is not a bad thing.

While...

Stage Dive Legends
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by George Ponder
Mar 21, 2015

Stage Dive Legends is a challenging Windows Phone game where you play the role of a rock star who is trying to prove he (or she) is the best crowd surfer around.

The game includes tons of customizations for your rock star, worldwide venues and simple gaming controls. Stage Dive...

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by George Ponder
Mar 20, 2015

Diorama is a relatively new Windows Phone photography app that hopes to appeal to your need for quick and simple solutions. The app creates a tilt shift effect to your images by blurring portions of the top and bottom areas of a photograph. The result can make the images of large images...

Dog Up
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by George Ponder
Mar 19, 2015

There are plenty of Windows Phone games with potential lining the Store shelves. These are often game titles with a solid concept but ones that fall a little shot on execution. Dog Up is an endless runner game for your Windows Phone that has you piloting a hot air balloon through a maze...

Perfect Music
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by George Ponder
Mar 18, 2015

While we try to keep an eye out for the latest apps and games arriving in the Windows Phone Store some sneak in under our radar. Perfect Music is one of those titles.

Perfect Music is a feature rich, clean looking Windows Phone app for managing and playing your music files. The...

FB Pages Manager Pro
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by George Ponder
Mar 17, 2015

FB Pages Manager Pro is a feature rich Windows Phone app for managing Facebook Pages on the go. The app basically lets you manage your Facebook Pages as you would from your desktop browser just from the smaller screen of your Windows Phone.

FB Pages Manager Pro typically runs $1...

March Madness Apps
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by George Ponder
Mar 17, 2015

The NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament begins today and for those who partake in March Madness there are a few Windows Phone apps in the Store to help you survive all the highs and lows of the games.

March Madness, for those not familiar, is one of the most popular sporting events...

Doties
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by George Ponder
Mar 17, 2015

Doties is a minimalistic Windows Phone game that will test your speed, concentration and patience. The goal is simple - drag matching colored dots to the colored center dot. The challenge with Doties is that the center dot will randomly change colors.

Available for low-memory...

Dragon Mania Legends
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by George Ponder
Mar 16, 2015

Dragon Mania Legends is an entertaining city builder game from Gameloft where you build up your city, breed dragons and battle neighboring Vikings. The Windows Phone game was updated today to version 1.1.0.15 to add a few more gaming features but most noticeably increases the cost of...

Toy Defense Free
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by George Ponder
Mar 16, 2015

Toy Defense Free is a tower defense Windows Phone game set during World War I where you have to protect your base camp from wave upon wave of enemy attacks.

The Windows Phone game has over seventy missions to tackle and four historical weapons that are upgradeable. Available for...

Top Rated Windows Phone Weather Apps
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by George Ponder
Mar 14, 2015

The Windows Phone Store shelves are lined with a vast assortment of weather apps - some good, some bad. They come in an equally vast assortment of styles from the feature rich to those that deliver just the basics on the weather.

Spring is around the corner and in many parts of...

Top Formula One Windows Phone Apps
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by George Ponder
Mar 13, 2015

The 2015 Formula One racing season kicks off today in Australia with practice rounds for the Australian Grand Prix. While NASCAR is king in my neck of the woods, the open wheel racers have just as strong of a following globally.

In recognition of the start of the 2015 Formula...