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2 years ago

Wunderlist 3 coming to Windows 8, also potentially heading to Windows Phone

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The team behind the popular cross-platform task manager Wunderlist have shared details on the company's plans for Wunderlist 3. In an announcement post on the official blog, it's claimed version 3 will be the largest update released yet, packing a brand new design, real-time synchronization and more. The update isn't ready just yet, but a video teaser and some Windows version details have been shared.

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2 years ago

Microsoft Africa partners with local operator to offer carrier billing in Kenya

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Microsoft has teamed up with African mobile operator Safaricom to provide consumers residing in Kenya the means to purchase Windows Phone apps and games through their contract. This removes the requirement to have a credit card configured on a Microsoft account before being able to download content from the app store. Purchasing apps and games will add the displayed price to airtime balances or postpaid bills.

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2 years ago

Microsoft issues security advisory affecting all versions of Windows, Windows Phone

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Microsoft has issued a security advisory that affects users of all currently supported versions of Windows, including Windows 8, Windows Phone, and Windows RT. Though no immediate action may be required from the user on select platforms, it is important to know what is happening as it relates to the improper issuance of SSL certificates, which Microsoft says "could be used in attempts to spoof content, perform phishing attacks, or perform man-in-the-middle attacks."

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2 years ago

Cortana begins speaking in Chinese unofficially

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2 years ago

What is your favorite Twitter app for Windows Phone?

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On Windows Phone we have the official Twitter app, but we also have a healthy selection of third-party alternatives. Twitter is a big social network with millions of users all wanting to use the service in different and unique ways. You might be content with the official Twitter app. However there are a handful of others who love third-party apps for the features they bring to the table. Which is your favorite?

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2 years ago

Sheep Up!, popular iOS and Android game jumps into the Windows Phone Store with exclusive content

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Another popular game from iOS, Android, and Blackberry has just made its way to the Windows Phone Store. Sheep Up! has been a big success with over a million downloads on other platforms, and now Windows Phone users get to play it, too. In collaboration with Nokia, Microsoft, and AppCampus (appcampus.fi), the developers have included exclusive content with a new edition of the game to launch on Windows Phone. It's called Sheep Up! Black Light. Head past the break to watch some gameplay on the Nokia Lumia Icon.

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2 years ago

Nokia CP-637 flip case for the Lumia Icon and Lumia 930 hands on

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Along with the Lumia 930 starting to become available, globally Nokia also has a new case for it and the Lumia Icon.

Dubbed the CP-637 the flip cover is similar to the CP-623 for the Lumia 1520. The case offers some nice reinforcement of the back, a rather large hole for the camera, and a reinforced flip cover to protect your 5-inch display. Check out our hands on video with it to get an idea of what it is like!

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2 years ago

9 of 10 emergency wireless calls lack accurate location data in D.C. area

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2 years ago

BlackBerry opens up sign-ups for BBM beta app on Windows Phone

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2 years ago

Nokia Lumia 930 unboxing and hands on!

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Want a closer look at the Lumia 930? Watch our 14-minute video detailing what's new

The Nokia Lumia 930 is finally hitting the streets worldwide, and we managed to pick one up as well. Microsoft sent over a well put together beach basket with flip flops, a photo book, sunglasses, and the Lumia 930 with accessories, including the new CP-637 flip cover.

Let us unbox the Lumia 930 and show you everything you need to know about the latest flagship Windows Phone, including some Lumia Cyan information!

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2 years ago

LinkedIn profile references Windows Threshold and LG, hinting at larger partnership

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2 years ago

Stephen Elop to make keynote address during September's 'Super Mobility Week'

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2 years ago

SongArc 3.0 released with Xbox Music search, five difficulty levels and more

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2 years ago

Expansys-USA.com now selling Lumia 930 for $699.99

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2 years ago

Go for a wild ride with heavy machinery in Extreme Forklifting for Windows Phone

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