Articles by George Ponder

WPCentral.com's Fitness App Roundup
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by George Ponder
Jan 11, 2013


Windows Phone Central's Roundup: Exercise Apps

With the new year comes New Year's Resolutions and what may be the most popular resolution is to get into shape or lose weight. There are several Windows Phone fitness apps and we thought that if you...

Samsung Focus Flash
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by George Ponder
Jan 10, 2013

Just when you thought the Samsung Focus Flash had vanished into thin air, AT&T has started pushing out the Windows Phone 7.5 (a.k.a. Tango) update to the tiny little phone.

Windows Phone Tango brings a handful of small fixes to the OS that includes...

627.AM
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by George Ponder
Jan 10, 2013

627.AM is a nifty daily assistant that includes a wake-up alarm, daily weather forecasts, and notes. While the free, ad-supported version is still Windows Phone 7.x compatible, the paid version of 627.AM was recently updated to Windows Phone 8...

AppoinTile for Windows Phone 8
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by George Ponder
Jan 10, 2013

AppoinTile is a Windows Phone 8 app that you can use as an alternative to the native calendar tile and bring a little more information about your schedule to your Start Screen. AppoinTile's live tile can display up to four upcoming events with...

Nokia Lumia line launched in India
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by George Ponder
Jan 10, 2013

Collapsticks
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by George Ponder
Jan 10, 2013

Collapsticks is an addictive Windows Phone game that you may find hard to put down. 

The puzzle game has you collapsing stacked match sticks in an effort to drop a set number of matches off the bottom of the screen. But the fall isn't exactly...

Weather Smiles
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by George Ponder
Jan 09, 2013

Weather Smiles is a fairly simple weather app for your Windows Phone that has been recently updated to support Windows Phone 8. Version 2.0 adds multi-sized live tiles, support for all Windows Phone 8 resolutions, and lockscreen support to the mix....

Sprint Windows Phone
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by George Ponder
Jan 09, 2013

While Sprint has announced they would be adding two Windows Phone 8 devices to their lineup this summer, they were rather vague as to which Windows Phones. Sprint did say HTC and Samsung would be the manufacturers but could it be the HTC 8X and Samsung ATIV S...

Instagram Lockscreen
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by George Ponder
Jan 09, 2013

It may not be an official Instagram app for our Windows Phone, but Instagram Lockscreen does bring the popular photo sharing service to your Windows Phone 8 device.

As you would guess, Instagram Lockscreen lets you set your lockscreen...

CameraPro
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by George Ponder
Jan 09, 2013

CameraPro is a feature rich camera app for your Windows Phone 8 device. An update is being pushed out for CameraPro bringing the app to version 1.0.3.

The update should fix the stability issues experiences on HTC Windows Phone 8 devices (8X and...

Windows 8
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by George Ponder
Jan 08, 2013

Microsoft Windows RT Updated
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by George Ponder
Jan 08, 2013

Ultimate Cartoon Quiz
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by George Ponder
Jan 08, 2013

Ultimate Cartoon Quiz is a trivia game for your Windows Phone that is designed much like Logoarama. With the Logoarama you're given a brand logo and you have to identify the associated product.

With Ultimate Cartoon Quiz you are given a...

AT&T Smartphone Sales Record
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by George Ponder
Jan 08, 2013

Fantweestic for Windows 8
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by George Ponder
Jan 07, 2013

Fantweestic! is a Windows 8 Twitter client with the sports fan in mind and it's about to go on sale.

Fantweestic! is from Liquid Daffodil, the developers of the Windows Phone apps glƏƏk!, Outsider and Locksider, and offers a sports...

ASUS VivoTab
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by George Ponder
Jan 07, 2013

The 2013 Consumer Electronics Show is just now getting warmed up and we are already seeing a nice presence with Windows 8 tablets. While ASUS may not be offering any Windows Phones, they have announced three impressive Windows 8 tablets and a nifty looking...

Sketch for Windows Phone
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by George Ponder
Jan 07, 2013

Sketch is a Windows Phone app that converts your photographs into pencil drawings. Sketch can convert existing photos into drawings or launch the camera app and capture new photos to convert.

The Windows Phone photography app has twenty...

Nokia wireless charging pad for car
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by George Ponder
Jan 06, 2013