Articles by Rich Edmonds

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by Rich Edmonds
Mar 28, 2014

The next firmware update from Nokia, which will be bundled with the upcoming Windows Phone 8.1 release, has had its internal codename – Lumia Cherry Blossom Pink – leaked thanks to screenshots published on a Chinese website. Just like Bittersweet Shimmer, which later...

BikeMania2
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by Rich Edmonds
Mar 27, 2014

Bike Mania 2 is the sequel to the popular title for Windows Phone, Bike Mania. We previously looked at the title some years ago and even included it in a top games roundup. Luckily, this latest release lives up to the bar set by its predecessor and improves on already...

Microsoft
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by Rich Edmonds
Mar 27, 2014

Microsoft and Dell have entered into a new patent-licensing agreement to enable both parties to utilize respective technologies and innovation without the possibility of litigation. It's a strong move by the companies to ensure the safety of products released in the...

HSBC
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by Rich Edmonds
Mar 27, 2014

Managing your money while on the move is something many of us are beginning to take for granted with more and more banks supporting mobile devices. While numerous international establishments have released apps for Windows Phone, HSBC is one such bank which has limited...

Microsoft EMS
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by Rich Edmonds
Mar 27, 2014

Microsoft's CEO, Satya Nadella, today spoke about Microsoft and the cloud, the new Office package for iPad, as well as the Enterprise Mobility Suite (EMS). This package is largely targeted towards companies and business who manage numerous devices within a network – ...

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by Rich Edmonds
Mar 27, 2014

We recently looked at an upcoming Star Wars game for both Windows and Windows Phone - Star Wars Assault Team. The game has finally launched on Microsoft platforms today, opening up the popular, fictional galaxy far, far away. Windows Phone has received a mixture of...

Extras Info
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by Rich Edmonds
Mar 27, 2014

Nokia has pushed out more updates for consumers today. The company has released new versions for both Extras + Info and Nokia Care system apps on Lumia Windows Phones. The apps have been bumped to version 3.7.1.16 and 3.1.0.4 respectively.

Sports Tracker
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by Rich Edmonds
Mar 27, 2014

The award-winning Windows Phone app Sports Tracker has received a fairly large update. Version 1.0.1.10 introduces Live Tile support, a bunch of bug fixing and improvements, as well as a lockscreen data feed and much more.

Evleaks Nokia Monach
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by Rich Edmonds
Mar 27, 2014

Another day, another leak. Popular leakster Twitter account evleaks has published a new tweet covering the Nokia Monarch, which has a destination set for T-Mobile. What exactly is this codename attached to? We're not entirely sure, but we do know T-Mobile US...

Otixo_Windows_Phone
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by Rich Edmonds
Mar 26, 2014

With multiple cloud storage solutions available it can prove rather troublesome keeping track exactly what files are stored on which service. Luckily, this is where the new official Otixo (www.otixo.com) app for Windows Phone comes into play. The app essentially opens...

Webmaster Tools
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by Rich Edmonds
Mar 26, 2014

Website development is an integral part of the Internet. Web pages you visit (including this very article page) are hosted on web servers, requiring experienced personnel to further build on online experiences. To help web masters and developers achieve this, tools and...

HTC One
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by Rich Edmonds
Mar 26, 2014

We'll be the first to say that we wish HTC would take its new One (M8) Android device and slap Windows Phone on it. It's a truly beautiful smartphone, just read Android Central's in-depth review of the device to get an idea how it looks. We ran a quick poll yesterday...

EE
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by Rich Edmonds
Mar 26, 2014

UK mobile operator EE has announced new entry-level 4G plans for the market. These new contracted plans start from £13.99 per month, enabling consumers to take advantage of faster Internet speeds at a more affordable price point. The operator has been criticized in the...

App Update Roundup
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by Rich Edmonds
Mar 26, 2014

Just another day at the office with a steady stream of updates being pushed through the Windows Phone Store. Today, we're looking at Camera360, Evernote, and more. Whether you've somehow missed these great Windows Phone apps, or haven't yet received the update...

MLG TV Xbox
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by Rich Edmonds
Mar 25, 2014

The Xbox team are bringing new experiences to both Xbox One and 360 consoles. Whether you're a hardcore gamer, sports fanatic or into your feature films, the Xbox team is working hard to make both consoles the centerpiece of your media collection. Improving on features...

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by Rich Edmonds
Mar 25, 2014

Magnify Beta is a beautiful RSS reader for Windows Phone which has gone through numerous updates, including one changing the branding. It’s still currently in open beta and today we're looking at version 3.0.7 being released to the store. As well as Magnify Beta,...

Twickets
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by Rich Edmonds
Mar 25, 2014

Popular UK-based ticket exchange service Twickets (www.twickets.co.uk) enables consumers to trade their unwanted event tickets, handy for anyone who can't attend an event they've already paid for. Currently there are apps available for iOS and Android, but the official...

Nokia SMS Call Filter
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by Rich Edmonds
Mar 24, 2014

There will be a time in life when you need to block someone, be it a cold sales contact or someone who may be harassing you. Unfortunately, Windows Phone 8 doesn't currently have a built-in blocking feature to prevent numbers from sending messages to your smartphone,...

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by Rich Edmonds
Mar 24, 2014

Windows Phone is an operating system like others available on the market. There are not only issues introduced and fixed in subsequent updates, but also glitches and somewhat humorous bugs to be discovered. There are a handful of visual glitches in Windows Phone, which...

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by Rich Edmonds
Mar 24, 2014

Nokia bundled an app with its Lumia hardware which would kick into action when the smartphone was NFC paired with the CR-200 wireless charging car unit (see our review). Unfortunately, those who didn't own the car charger by Nokia, but still wanted to enjoy the...