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3 years ago

I ain't afraid of no Ghostscape screenshots [Xbox LIVE]

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3 years ago

Voice Chat app TalkBox reportedly coming to Windows Phone

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3 years ago

ICQ client coming to Windows Phone

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ICQ client coming to Windows Phone

According to Mail.ru Group, the new owners of old-school ICQ, has announced that they are planning to release a client for Windows Phone. Should you still be using the service, you'll be able to chat with contacts on the go with your phone. Will you be looking forward to getting back into the old days?

Source: Mail.ru, via: Pocketnow

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3 years ago

Smart Dialer - Mango App Spotlight

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Smart Dialer - Mango App Spotlight

Here's a quick look at a utility app for your Windows Phone. Smart Dialer by Xtreme Apps brings a Windows Mobile feature to your Windows Phone. Smart Dialer basically pulls up your contacts through a phone dialing pad.

Just start dialing the name (using the alpha display) or the phone number of your contact from the dial pad and matching contacts will appear. The more you type, the selection is filtered further. Once you see the contact, tap on it and you'll get a confirmation window to dial the number.

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3 years ago

Dell confirms no compass support for Venue Pro

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Bad news for you die-hard Venue Pro users, Dell has seemingly confirmed that no compass-support will be coming to the device. It was  about a month ago after the unlocked and T-Mobile versions of the DVP received their Mango updates did we noticed that no compass support was on board. From Lionel Menchaca, Dell's chief blogger:

"@HotmailAlias The update hasn't yet happened on the AT&T version of the #dellvenuepro. The compass function will not be supported."

At the time, it looked like an error on installation where the driver was deleted. But now it appears that this is on purpose. As far as we can tell, the hardware should support compass but for some reason, Dell has opted to not enable it. We're unsure how OEMs make decisions on these matters and whether they have to license and pay for access to that hardware (much like back in the day with aGPS and Qualcomm), but between the Radar (see review) and Venue Pro, it's a bit unsettling to have a fairly basic smartphone feature disabled in our hardware.

Source: Twitter; Thanks, Daniel R., for the tip!

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3 years ago

Reminder: Prepaid App Card program is now live

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3 years ago

Nokia Lumia 800 & 710 announced for Hong Kong, coming in December

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3 years ago

Nokia Drive to receive update for offline navigation

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Nokia Drive, a free navigation app for the Lumia Windows Phones, has offline maps for regions and whatnot, which users can choose to download depending on what maps they wish to use - preserving space. For the actual turn-by-turn navigation the network connection is still used throughout the journey, and this could prove to be expensive for those on tight data plans or are travelling abroad.

According to Plaffo, Nokia has announced an update for Drive coming soon that should hopefully fix this issue.

Nokia Drive will receive an update in the near future that will allow navigation even offline.

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3 years ago

4th & Mayor v3.0 for Mango now available

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3 years ago

Jewel Tower - App Spotlight

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3 years ago

AT&T Matching to match their upcoming Penny Deal?

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3 years ago

Microsoft delivering Focus v1.4 update, details mysterious 7740 OS patch

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Microsoft just announced that the Samsung Focus v1.4, always the redheaded step-child of the Windows Phone family, is finally getting  its well deserved "Mango" update. Let us know in comments if you're seeing the update notification--it shouldn't be too much longer if not. In addition, Omnia 7 users on Telefonica Spain, the only other phone not to get Mango, is also now getting that update delivered too. Better late than never? Hopefully those users will finally be happy now, though we admit it's been a long wait.

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3 years ago

Nokia Lumia 800 heading to Virgin

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3 years ago

HTC Radar (international) getting firmware update too

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3 years ago

PicSafe Pro - Mango App Spotlight

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PicSafe Pro - Mango App Spotlight

PicSafe Pro is a photo album app for your Windows Phone that offers a level of security from those who might snoop around your Windows Phone. PicSafe Pro is password protected and goes a step further by password protecting individual photo albums.

PicSafe Pro features includes:

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