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2 years ago

Hues, a fun Windows Phone game in the tradition of 2048

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Hues is a relatively new puzzle game for Windows Phone that is inspired by the puzzle game 2048. It shares the same addictive quality of the popular numbers game but replaces pairing numbered tiles with tiles (or cards) of the same color.

Hues has three gaming modes to keep you on your toes, a few power-ups to help you survive game play and an online leaderboard system.

Available for low-memory devices, Hues comes across as a challenging and entertaining way to pass the time with. Hues is a Windows Phone puzzle game that will appeal to users of all ages.

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2 years ago

HTC's upcoming One (W8) for Windows may see an eventual release in Europe

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2 years ago

Indian electronics retailer Croma launches self-branded Windows tablet and 2-in-1

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Croma is a leading chain of multi branded electronics retail stores in India. The company operates over 100 stores across 16 major cities in India and also sell via their ecommerce portal cromaretail.com.

In a press event yesterday, Croma and Intel India launched the Croma 1179 tablet and Croma 1177 2-in-1 convertible powered by Intel processors and running Windows 8.1.

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2 years ago

Lumia 530 lands in Vietnam for just $110

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2 years ago

Xbox Video updated for Windows Phone with bug fixes for resuming content and more

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2 years ago

Xbox Music for Windows Phone and the challenge of starting over

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Let us not beat around the bush: Xbox Music on Windows Phone 8.1 has been a rough ride. Ever since the separation of the app from the OS, criticism for being behind not only the competition but behind Windows Phone 8.0 hangs around the proverbial neck of the Xbox Music team.

Earlier this week, we spoke with Jerry Johnson, Group Program Manager and Gurpratap Virdi, Director of Engineering, both of OSG Entertainment Apps about Xbox Music, including where it is heading and why it had such a rough start.

The answers may surprise you.

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2 years ago

'BadUSB' malware highlights the danger of plugging random mystery drives into your computer

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Another day, another apocalyptic prognostication of computer security doom, this time focusing on the omnipresent USB connection. It's called 'BadUSB', and it's a malware proof-of-concept created by security researchers Karsten Nohl and Jakob Lell that exploits a flaw in and resides in the firmware that controls the basic function of USB devices. The researchers claim that it's not a problem that can be patched, saying that they're "exploiting the very way that USB is designed," but in the end all they've done is highlight that you shouldn't go around plugging USB drives, devices, or whatnot that you don't trust into your computer.

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2 years ago

Titanfall Frontier's Edge DLC now available for $9.99 on Xbox One

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2 years ago

Beats Music for Windows Phone lives on, developer Justin Angel joins Apple

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2 years ago

Sharknado begins terrorizing Xbox One owners with Syfy app

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Syfy is capitalizing on the launch of Sharknado 2 with a new TV Everywhere app that will allow Xbox One owners to watch full episodes from Syfy's network. Additionally, for a limited time, Syfy subscribers will be able to watch both Sharknado and Sharknado 2: The Second One inside the app, though it's unclear how long that special viewing promotion is good for.

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2 years ago

Halo Limited Edition Wireless Mobile Mouse 3500 gives us Master Chief

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2 years ago

Lumia 930 paraded in latest Katy Perry music video

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2 years ago

Lumia Cyan and Windows Phone 8.1 update hits AT&T's Lumia 520 and 925

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2 years ago

Lumia 635 lands on Fido in Canada

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2 years ago

Atmosphere Weather hits 1.3 milestone today with updated design, new themes and more

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Atmosphere Weather is one of a handful of top weather apps for Windows Phone that many of you enjoy. Although not much has happened in the few weeks since we introduced it, much work is occurring in the background.

Today, developer Kevin Smith is releasing version 1.3 of the stylish and Modern weather app, and it has with it a hefty and noteworthy changelog. Let's see what's new.

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