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2 years ago

Arcus Motion Analyzer 'smart ring' announced with Kickstarter campaign

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2 years ago

Spotify hits version 3.1 with bug fixes in tow for Windows Phone 8.1

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Back in May, popular music streaming service Spotify finally released its massive 3.0 update, bringing a new UI redesign, Spotify radio and Discover. However, like all big updates this one brought with it some unforeseen stability issues and problems, especially with those running Windows Phone 8.1 Preview for Developers. Spotify 3.1 is now in the Store ready to be downloaded and with it a nice changelog of fixes and improvements.

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2 years ago

Foursquare app for Windows Phone blocked to download for some Lumia 1520 owners

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The official Foursquare app for Windows Phone has had a rough week. A featureless update released on June 24 seemed innocuous enough until users on the Lumia 1520 and Lumia Icon had problems launching the refreshed app. The problem seemed limited at first, until a small patch update, version 3.5.8, hit the Store, reportedly fixing the crashes. That 3.5.8 update, nonetheless, is unable to be downloaded by those with a Lumia 1520, revealing an "Item not available" message.

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2 years ago

France carrier SFR to offer Windows Phone 8.1 update July 8

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2 years ago

Developer creates Windows Phone 8.1 app that controls wedding lights

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2 years ago

New rumors of Windows 9 'Threshold' could please desktop PC users

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2 years ago

NARR8 brings interactive ebooks to Windows Phone

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Last year we looked at NARR8, a unique interactive book app/platform for Windows 8. NARR8 comes from NARR8 Limited – a subsidiary of Game Insight, makers of mobile Windows games like Cloud Raiders and Big Business Deluxe. Although games are obviously the publisher's main line of work, they also create dozens of exclusive digital books to sell through their NARR8 app.

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2 years ago

Lumia 930 delayed in Russia until July 7, app voucher offered

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2 years ago

Barclays continues to show Windows Phone support with official Pingit app

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UK bank Barclays has released another app for Windows Phone, but this second offering is for its Pingit service. Pingit enables customers to easily send and/or receive funds using just their mobile device. The best part is anyone can use the app and service, even if they bank with another establishment. All that's required is a UK mobile number and you're all set to send and receive funds.

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2 years ago

India's fashion and lifestyle store Jabong.com arrives on Windows Phone

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The official Jabong.com app has finally landed on the Windows Phone Store. Jabong.com (jabong.com) is an Indian fashion and lifestyle e-commerce portal that retails apparel, footwear, accessories, beauty products, fragrances, home accessories, and other lifestyle products. Founded in January 2012, the e-commerce store is one of the top online retailers in India.

The app allows you to shop from anywhere and everywhere in just a few taps. The company promises a seamless shopping experience across the website, mobile site, as well as the app.

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2 years ago

Deal of the Day: Amzer TPU Hybrid Case for Nokia Lumia 1020

For today only, buy the Amzer TPU Hybrid Case for Nokia Lumia 1020 and save 50% off the list price!

Made of highly durable material that feels great when gripped, this sleek looking case features anti-slip properties that give your Lumia 1020 more grip on all types of surfaces. Plus, this case has a special anti-dust coating and cut-outs for all of your device's features!

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2 years ago

Microsoft adds new education and book features to Bing

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2 years ago

Facebook tries to explain motives for secret user experiments

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2 years ago

Microsoft begins certifying hardware running Windows Phone 8.1 for Bluetooth 4.0 LE

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Microsoft has added another Windows Phone to the Bluetooth certification process, the Lumia 1520 ("Lumia 1520 Bluetooth update to WP8.1"). This phablet joins the Lumia 930 and Lumia 630, all certified for Bluetooth 4.0 LE to take advantage of connected hardware without sacrificing heavily on battery. The company had Windows Phone 8.1 itself certified earlier this year.

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2 years ago

Los Angeles schools to offer students hybrids and laptops instead of Apple iPads

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Los Angeles officials are looking to Chromebooks, Microsoft's Windows 8 and other hardware to complement its iPad offering in the education sector. Students in Los Angeles have enjoyed the use of iPads to aid with not only their education, but also social lives too thanks to easily bypassing any security filters in place. Schools will be able to differentiate what is offered to students, a choice of six devices.

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