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2 years ago

Xbox One Media Remote Confirmed – coming this March for $24.99

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Yesterday we reported on the possible announcement and availability dates for Microsoft’s Xbox One Media Remote. As of today, we can confirm the previously mentioned reports and provide more information about the Media Remote itself. Wondering what the remote will be able to control and exactly when you will be able to pick it up? Check after the break for all the details you could possibly endure about a remote.

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2 years ago

The Deadlings set up shop on Windows Phone and Windows 8

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Last year, Windows Phone Central broke the news that Artifex Mundi would be bringing a puzzle platformer called Deadlings to Windows Phone and Windows 8. Artifex Mundi is most well-known for its hidden object puzzle adventure games like the Nightmares from the Deep series, making Deadlings something of a departure for the Polish publisher.

We revealed a total of three games in our interview with Artifex Mundi, including Enigmatis and Nightmares from the Deep: The Siren’s Call. Both of those games have come out on mobile Windows platforms, and now we can scratch the last game off the list as well. Deadlings has officially launched on Windows Phone and Windows 8 – before it heads to other platforms!

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2 years ago

Lastu releases sleek wooden skins for the Nokia Lumia 925

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2 years ago

Deal Alert: T-Mobile US Nokia Lumia 925, accessories for $230

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2 years ago

One year later, the Nokia Lumia 520 owns the Windows Phone market

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The Lumia 520 (and T-Mobile’s lesser known variant, the Lumia 521, in the US), was the sleeper hit of 2013 for Windows Phone 8. Announced nearly one year ago at Mobile World Congress, it seems apropos to see what it’s accomplished in that 12 months.

As it turns out, we don’t think anyone predicted just how strong the Lumia 520 would have become. Due to its low cost, where it’s often found well below $90 off-contract, great build quality and all around solid user experience, the Lumia 520 has become representative of the Windows Phone ecosystem.

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2 years ago

Awesome Lock goes free for the day with myAppFree

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2 years ago

Nokia shows how to create amazing light paintings with Nokia Camera

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Light paintings are made with moving light sources in front of a camera to create an image. You need long exposure so the camera can capture the flow of moving lights. Nokia’s latest video shows how an expert light painter does it, using the Nokia Lumia 1020 with Nokia Camera. They also share tips on how you can do it, too. Head past the break to watch the video.

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2 years ago

Windows Weekly 350 – OneDrive to Rule Them All

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Windows Weekly 350 – OneDrive to Rule Them All

In case you missed it yesterday, the new episode of Windows Weekly from TWiT is now available to stream in HD video or as a separate podcast. Windows Weekly regularly features Leo Laporte, Paul Thurrott (WinSuperSite) and Mary Jo Foley (All About Microsoft), but with Thurrott on vacation Peter Bright (Ars Technica) and our very own Daniel Rubino filled in instead!

Everything from the purported Nokia Android phone to Windows Phone 8.1 to Mary Jo’s beer pick of the week is featured, so tune in after the break, or look it up in your favorite podcatcher! Runtime: 1h 48 m.

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2 years ago

App Update Roundup: Surfy and Feed Me get new features today, here's what's new

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2 years ago

Movie Blaze, an entertainment database for Windows Phone 8

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Movie Blaze is a Windows Phone 8 app that delivers a considerable amount of movie information to your Windows Phone. Through Movie Blaze, you can find out what’s currently showing in theaters, what titles are heading to the big screen and search out information on older movies.

Movie Blaze will let you track movies you have seen, tag movies you want to see, discover new movies, back-up your favorites/watch lists to SkyDrive, and sync with your The Movie DB account. The only thing missing is the ability to check out local show times and buy tickets. Movie Blaze is a respectable movie app for Windows Phone 8, well worth trying.

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2 years ago

Nokia Lumia Icon now available at Verizon and Microsoft Stores

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The Nokia Lumia Icon is Verizon's latest flagship Windows Phone, which is being aggressively pushed by all three parties involved. Not only is the Nokia Windows Phone now available through Verizon stores, but also Microsoft too.

Starting today, you'll be able to pick up your own unit and enjoy 4G LTE speeds in an attractive and compact package. Prices for the Lumia Icon itself start from $199 with on contract.

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2 years ago

Microsoft launches new Office Online

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Microsoft launches new Office Online

Microsoft has today launched the newly rebranded Office Online (www.office.com) suite of apps, succeeding the popular Web Apps. Today's launch also paves the way for more usability improvements to make it easier for consumers to take advantage of available features, including easier collaboration and sharing with others.

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2 years ago

Lumia Black for the Lumia 925 on T-Mobile coming soon, update already on Nokia’s servers

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Still waiting for the Lumia Black firmware update for your Nokia Lumia 925 on T-Mobile? You’re not alone. I’ve recently switched back to the Lumia 925 as my daily and only bust out the Lumia 1020 for when I know I’ll be taking a ton of pictures. The Lumia 925 isn’t just one of the most elegant Windows Phone devices, it’s one of the most elegant smartphones period. Thankfully you and I won’t have to wait too much longer for the Lumia Black update. It should be out pretty soon.

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2 years ago

Fancy now available in the Windows Store

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Fancy now available in the Windows Store

We’ve covered Fancy before. It’s a website that’s part shopping and part Instagram. It’s also part social network. Fancy is a great place to discover things. Things like watches, home appliances, threads, gadgets, travel accessories and so much more. You can browse Fancy on the web or through their various apps. Like the one for Windows Phone and the newly released Windows 8 version. Let’s check out Fancy from the Windows Store.

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2 years ago

Nokia releases a spectacular Lumia app for Mobile World Congress 2014

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Headed to Spain next week to catch Mobile World Congress? Then besides the official GSMA app for your badge and info, you’ll want to grab this app from Nokia. It’s a knockout.

MWC 2014 is Nokia’s third Mobile World Congress app, having ones previously for 2012 and 2013. And while you may not need it, you should download it anyway because it’s simply amazing looking. The app is chock full of features.

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