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2 years ago

Microsoft updates Windows Phone 8.1 Battery Saver, adds list-sorting ability

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2 years ago

Modern Combat 5 hitting Windows and Windows Phone this Thursday

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Anybody worried that Android and iOS would be getting preferential treatment for the launch of Modern Combat 5 can rest assured that it will be available on Windows and Windows Phone at the exact same time. Gameloft also confirmed that every "HD" title they're releasing in the second half of the year will be launching on Windows and Windows Phone at the same time as other platforms.

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2 years ago

Dance Central Spotlight makes the moves on the Xbox One September 2

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2 years ago

See if your phone is getting Lumia Cyan with this handy app and Live Tile

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2 years ago

Foursquare says their Windows Phone Swarm app is coming 'very soon'

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2 years ago

Microsoft shows off the improvements on the Surface Pro 3 docking station

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2 years ago

Get online while abroad for just £2 a day with O2 Travel

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If you're looking for a sweet deal with regards to using data abroad on this year's holiday, O2 may well have the right bundle price at just £2 a day. We've all been in that situation, looking at pricing and being stunned by just how expensive roaming can be, even when travelling within the EU. UK mobile operators are attempting to tackle the issue of high charges (as is the EU, which hopes to have said charges abolished by 2015).

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2 years ago

Windows Phone a target of more than 1/4 of app developers, despite market share

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It's not easy to make it as an app developer. That's the key takeaway from the latest State of the Developer Nation report from Vision Mobile, pulling together data from more than 10,000 mobile developers (including some of you) across 137 countries. With that many developers they were able to get a broad view of what's popular and (more importantly) what's successful in making great apps.

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2 years ago

French Nokia Lumia 520 on Orange receiving Lumia Cyan update

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2 years ago

Microsoft to hold one big IT conference in May 2015 as they replace TechEd [Update]

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2 years ago

Bing Translator on Windows Phone updated with voice conversion for Chinese

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For those who travel around the world, Bing Translator is an indispensable app for not feeling lost amongst the crowd. The useful app is perfect for translating foreign text to your native tongue, either by typing, scanning the text with your camera or speaking directly into the app.

Today, version 3.0 of Bing Translator is now available, and although it is a big version-number update, the changes in the app itself are singular: Voice translation for Chinese.

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2 years ago

New Xbox One TV ad has Rocky trying to inspire us in the background

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2 years ago

The WPCentral app for Windows Phone gets 1080p support, custom notification and more

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We spend much time around here posting about app updates for Windows Phone and today, it is our turn. The official WPCentral app for Windows Phone 8 today is going to version 4.5.4 and with it, a significant amount of fixes, new features and improvements are in store for you. Many of these additions have been in the making for awhile, and we are positive that if you use our app, you are going to like what is new.

Let us take a look at the full changelog and then you can go grab the update, which is now live in the Store!

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2 years ago

What is Windows OneCore and what does it mean for the future of Microsoft?

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2 years ago

Big Business Deluxe opens shop on Windows 8 and RT

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Last week we reviewed Big Business Deluxe, the latest city building game for Windows Phone from Russian publisher Game Insight. The game combines traditional city building tropes with some business management mechanics, allowing players to create, process, and sell products as they grow their cities. The economic focus and variety of businesses players can manage make for a smart and interesting take on the genre.

Big Business Deluxe launched on Windows Phone 8, but not tablets and PCs. In our review, we promised that a Windows 8 version would be coming later. Not too much later, it turns out. The game has just launched on Windows 8 and RT today! Now everyone in the Windows ecosystem can start his or her own business empire in this simple but addictive simulation game.

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