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2 years ago

MapMyIndia’s new app allows you to privately share your location with friends

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2 years ago

Puzzle game Move from iOS and Android makes its way to the Windows Phone Store

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An awesome puzzle game from iOS and Android has just made its way to the Windows Phone Store. We previously covered a similar title, but it was not the official version. This is the real deal. Let’s check out Move by Nitako.

The game is simple. The goal is to move the dots onto the target squares. They all move together in the same direction unless they are blocked.

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2 years ago

Nokia teases upcoming Christmas contest - Pimp My Reindeer

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2 years ago

Copy This allows using speech-to-text anywhere on your Windows Phone

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Well it’s not Siri obviously, but Copy This offers a very interesting speech-to-text functionality for Windows Phone 8 devices. It’s been in the Store since a while, but we recently discovered it or found a mention somewhere.

The app allows you to quickly speak text directly to the clipboard on your phone. You can launch the app from anywhere on your phone with your voice. Once the app is launched, you can say any text you want and your words will be copied to the clipboard. 

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2 years ago

Nokia gets festive with a comical Lumia Christmas tale

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2 years ago

Microsoft offers Surface 2 and Pro 2 bundles with big discounts in deceptive new ad

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As you may know, Microsoft is throwing a 12 Days of Deals sale at their physical Stores, starting this Monday. That first deal is for the Dell Venue 8 Pro, which gets a massive discount to just $199 (or $99 if you’re on of the first 20 customers).

Well, Microsoft has just posted a new ad to their Microsoft Store YouTube page, and it’s causing quite a stir tonight. However, we’re treading cautiously here, and we’ll explain the nuances of the deal and why it's not what you think it is...

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2 years ago

Chase Mobile banking app lets you redeem credit card reward points in latest update

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2 years ago

Report: Local tab returns to Bing search on Windows Phone

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2 years ago

Mint, MyFitnessPal, Today’s Word and more are your app highlights for the week

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Another week has gone by, which means it’s the perfect time to sit back and go over the big app news for the week. That’s right, it’s your favorite little column where we look at the big new apps that hit the Windows Phone Store. We’ll also look at any apps that received substantial updates, cool new betas, and a few games. Let’s jump in.

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2 years ago

Hands on with the Rail Rush Christmas update

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2 years ago

Rail Rush gets a Christmas theme, 6snap gets fixes and more in latest updates

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Technically speaking, it’s been a slow week, mostly due to the hangover from last week’s holiday festivities. In reality though, you probably have noticed that developers have been busy tweaking and improving their apps. We’ve covered a bunch of ‘em but there are still more. Today, we know of two pretty big updates that are well worth your time.

Both Miniclip’s Rail Rush, a freebie and Nokia exclusive game, got a Christmas bonus and Huyn’s Snapchat client, 6snap, received a few new features as well. Here are the details.

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2 years ago

Angry Birds Go! lands early in the Windows Phone Store but not playable yet

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2 years ago

SweetNRoll for Windows Phone 8, Candy Land meets Cut the Rope

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SweetNRoll is an odd sort of game for Windows Phone 8 that has you solving puzzles to feed a little creature, Pete.  Graphics have a Candy Land feel to it and Pete has a loose resemblance to Om Nom of Cut the Rope fame.

Regardless of the similarities, SweetNRoll is a decent game on its own and has over one hundred challenging puzzle levels to conquer.  Game play is not difficult, but without a help section, you will go through a trial and error period to get a handle on things.

All totaled, if you are looking for a casual, puzzle game for Windows Phone 8 SweetNRoll is worth trying.

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2 years ago

Build and Play in a world you create by bringing together your favorite Disney characters

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All through this year, Disney has been upping the ante on Windows and Windows Phone. They’ve brought popular titles from other platforms, introduced new games, and offered great deals.

The company has now announced the Disney Infinity: Toy Box app that allows you to apply your imagination to a digital canvas. The app is also available for iPad. You can create your own worlds and games using favorite characters from popular Disney movies like ‘The Incredibles’, ‘Cars’, ‘Tangled’, ‘Wreck-It Ralph’, ‘Frozen’, ‘Monsters University’, and more.

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2 years ago

Microsoft teases $99 Dell Venue 8 Pro with its most seductive ad of the year

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Yesterday we told you gents and ladies about what’s probably going to be the deal of the year. This Monday, you can pick up the Dell Venue 8 Pro for just $99 from the Microsoft Store. That deal is good for the first 20 folks in physical Microsoft Stores in the United States or Canada. After that, the price goes up to $199. To celebrate, Microsoft has produced one of their most seductive ads yet. Turn down the lights, turn up the music, light some candles and watch it.

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