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2 years ago

Super Why! - A collection of educational games for Windows Phone (Hidden Gems)

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While this may not apply to every Windows Phone user, the platform is a great medium for children's educational gaming. These Windows Phone titles mix learning the ABC's or basic math with visual aids that are presented in game format.

Super Why! is one such title that is designed to help you child improve their reading and spelling skills through four interactive literacy games featuring the four main characters from the PBS television series, Super Why!. These games are fashioned to teach your children the alphabet, rhyming, spelling writing and reading.

Let's take a closer look at Super Why! and remember, if you leave a comment below you will be entered into our daily Hidden Gems contest to win a new tablet or Windows Phone.

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2 years ago

Nokia Lumia 635 for AT&T and T-Mobile available for pre-order at US Microsoft Store site

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2 years ago

My Little Pony brings love and friendship to the realms of Windows and Windows Phone

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My Little Pony has been released on Windows 8 and Windows Phone, published by popular game developer Gameloft. The title tasks players with freeing Ponyville from the grasp of Nightmare Moon and bring light and friendship back to the land. Join favourite ponies, including Rainbow Dask, Fluttershy and Applejack as they attempt to halt Nightmare Moon and restore peace to Ponyville.

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2 years ago

Microsoft boosts free OneDrive space to 15GB, 1TB for Office 365

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2 years ago

Download Sleeve Music today and rock the beat with free premium upgrade

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2 years ago

Point of View announces three affordable Windows 8 tablets, available this summer

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2 years ago

Deal of the Day: Incipio Feather Case for Nokia Lumia 521

For today only, buy the Incipio Feather Case for Nokia Lumia 521 and save 36% off the list price!

Lightweight and durable, the Feather Case for Nokia Lumia 521 is engineered to provide inconspicuous protection. The snap-on application of this hard case allows for quick installation when needed and its soft touch finish provides a comfortable grip in the hand. Comes in black, pink, cyan and gray.

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2 years ago

Surface Pro 3 joins other Microsoft tablets as being incredibly difficult to repair

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2 years ago

The TV Show 6: Winter is always coming

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The TV Show 6: Winter is always coming

The TV Show is like app or game reviews for television episodes. Whether you're watching on the Xbox in your living room, or streaming to your Windows Phone, tablet, or PC, or your Surface, follow along for the week of TV that was. On this episode special guest Georgia Dow joins Dave and Rene to talk about the Game of Thrones season finale. Also, 24.

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2 years ago

Indian apparel brand ZOVI launches official Windows Phone app

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ZOVI (zovi.com) is a popular apparel and accessory brand in India, which exclusively retails online. The company aims to be a one-stop shop for clothes, shoes, and accessories and offers a complete range of fashion products for men, women, and boys. Launching a Windows Phone app, ZOVI allows you to browse through and purchase items from the collection of fashion apparel and accessories with a few taps.

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2 years ago

UK government to make mobile operators share towers to boost signal in rural areas

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UK mobile operators could be made to share networks in rural areas where signal is weak, under plans to provide better services to consumers from all network operators. Ministers have put forward the plan to prevent situations where only one or two major operators are available in certain parts of the country, providing consumers with more choice as to who they wish to hold a contract with. This is before the UK (and EU in general) look at 5G in years to come.

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2 years ago

Lost Echo Review: A story driven adventure game with plenty of mysteries to solve

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Lost Echo was released in the Windows Phone Store last week after having a fair amount of success over on iOS. Lost Echo is an adventure game that has you searching for your girlfriend, Chloe, who vanishes before your very eyes.

The game has quality, detailed graphics and a simple user interface to guide through the game. In many ways game plays out much like a scavenger hunt for clues and pieces of the puzzle that will eventually solve the mystery of Chloe's disappearance. Lost Echo by no means is a fast-paced adventure game but if you like story driven adventures, it may be worth the price of admission.

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2 years ago

Want to use Sky Go on your Xbox? You'll have to pay extra for that

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Sky is set to remove the ability for customers to use its Sky Go service through video game consoles (currently supporting the Xbox 360 and not the One just yet) on July 29, that is unless they wish to fork out an extra £5 per month for the privilege. Titled Sky Go Extra, this subscription package will maintain access to the service as it is enjoyed today. It's a blow to the console market, which is increasing focus on TV and streaming service. If you already have Sky Go Extra, you're good to go.

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2 years ago

Los Angeles city council donates refurbished Windows XP computers to charity

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Nonprofit organizations require support in numerous forms, including both monetary and hardware. Los Angeles city council has refurbished and donated a total of 8,000 Windows XP machines after an upgrade program taking public sector workers up to Windows 7 was completed back in April. Having the PCs in storage and not in use was a burden for the council, easily remedied by refurbishing the units and handing them to charities.

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2 years ago

Microsoft brings Nokia Camera up to speed with the beta, adds Living Images and more

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Microsoft today released an update for the Nokia Camera app, available for Lumia Windows Phones. The app has been bumped to version 4.7.2.5, which brings its feature list up to speed with the beta counterpart. Highlighted functionality in this release include Living Images, surround sound capture and other features that will take full advantage of Lumia Cyan, as well as newer processors.

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