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1 year ago

CoPilot announces new Premium navigation apps for Windows Phone

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When it comes to GPS navigation apps, everyone has their favorite for various reasons. Whether it is prior experience, preferred UI, or unique features, not all nav apps are equal. This morning, CoPilot GPS, a titan in the field of GPS navigation, has announced their new Premium series of apps for Windows Phone, including one for the US and another for Europe.

Currently, CoPilot has their free app on the Store, which receives regular updates. Although free, the app has in-app purchases that unlock premium features with a lifelong license. Now, the Premium versions offer a paid version upfront, but on a lower cost and yearly basis. As a result, you do not need to fork over nearly as much money to use the app.

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1 year ago

Windows Phone app master Rudy Huyn working on a Secret app

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1 year ago

Windows 9 'Threshold' said to be unveiled on September 30

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1 year ago

Unlocked Lumia 530 up for UK pre-order, costs a bit more than expected

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1 year ago

QBracelet wrist battery is stylish, gives you half a charge for $100

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There's something to be said for convenience and fashion in one, though we might have to question just how convenient the battery-as-a-bracelet QBracelet really is. The band splits in the middle, with a hinge on one side and your choice of a microUSB plug or Apple Lightning connector on the other. Simply pop it off your wrist and plug into the charge port on your phone to juice up. But how much juice are you looking at? Not enough, especially not for the $99 asking price. It's not a smartwatch — it's just a battery, for your wrist.

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1 year ago

Microsoft and TracFone team up to offer Windows Phone-based healthcare effort

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1 year ago

Open your garage door with the official GoGogate app for Windows Phone 8.1

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We use our Windows Phone devices to read emails, browse the web, take photos and more. How about opening the garage door? Yes, we can do that too. GoGogate (gogogate.com) has just released their official app for Windows Phone 8.1. The GoGogate app will connect your Windows Phone to a GoGogate device (sold separately) via your Wi-Fi home network to open or close your garage door or gate.

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1 year ago

T-Mobile offering year of free data to Sprint, AT&T, and Verizon converts

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1 year ago

Pre-order the Surface Pro 3 with £100 deducted through Quidco (UK)

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Here's a sweet deal if you're looking to pick up the Surface Pro 3 in the UK when it launches next week. Voucher codes and deals website Quidco has £100 off the Microsoft tablet (through cashback) to match other neat deals available on Windows laptops at various retailers. The only problem with this offer is it expires today, so you better hurry through and make the purchase if interested.

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1 year ago

Microsoft may be testing 24 hour free game demos for Xbox One

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1 year ago

Woody Infinity, endless wakeboarding on your Windows Phone

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Woody Infinity is an endless runner that is played out on a wakeboard. Towed by a jet ski, you are tasked with helping Woody navigate an endless obstacle course full of islands, docks, ski jumps and other objects bent on ruining Woody's day.

Game play is timed and you'll need to make it to various check points to keep the game going. There are bonus items along the course that will help Woody survive the courses and to keep the game interesting, there are a handful of missions to complete.

Unfortunately the game is not available for low-memory devices. However, for those with 1GB+ devices Woody Infinity isn't a bad option to consider if you're looking for a time waster of a game for your Windows Phone.

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1 year ago

Microsoft's Xbox head: We didn't force 1080p support for Diablo III on Xbox One

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1 year ago

Microsoft to make Opera Mini the default browser on Asha hardware

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1 year ago

Deal of the Day: BodyGuardz UltraTough ScreenGuardz for Nokia Lumia 1020

1 year ago

EE extends 4G roaming to 14 new countries

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