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2 years ago

Review - Nillkin Ultra Slim Case for the Nokia Lumia1520

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I’ve taken a look at quite a few cases for the massive Nokia Lumia 1520, but a new one available from Nillkin has won my heart. Running for $10 and coming in white, brown, black or red, the case is not only a good value but has some great features to make it a worthy slim case for you giant Lumia 1520.

Check out the video review and some high resolution photos to see why this case is a great choice for your Nokia.

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2 years ago

App Update Roundup: Freddy meets Christmas and Snes8x gets MOGA support

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2 years ago

Sneak preview of the Windows Phone Central app for Windows 8.1

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You’ve asked for it, and we’ve finally got around to doing it. Yes, the Windows 8.1 app for Windows Phone Central is nearing completion. Or at least complete enough show you the app in action as we prep for beta testing!

Although that beta isn’t starting today (we tried, we really tried!), it will be happening in the coming weeks. In the meantime, take a look at our video tour, hosted by your cherub cheeked developer, Jay Bennett, plus a few screenshots and photos of the app in action.

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2 years ago

NOW That's What I Call Music launches on Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8

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NOW That's What I Call Music (www.nowmusic.com) is the UK's longest running compilation brand, responsible for bringing together some of the best tracks and offering a complete package to consumers to purchase as digital download or disk pack. Music fans have been enjoying Sony's NTWICM albums for years.

If you enjoy staying up-to-date with the latest pop and chart music, you'll want to check out the two official apps that have just launched on Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8. Pass the break for all the details.

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2 years ago

SophieLens HD adds Christmas filter pack in latest update

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2 years ago

Sports Tracker for Windows Phone adds heart rate monitoring in latest update

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2 years ago

Howeather, a Windows Phone 8 social network for sharing the weather

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Howeather is not your typical Windows Phone 8 weather app.  It does not have weather forecasts, radar images or severe weather alerts.  Instead, Howeather delivers an Instagram-like social network where you can share your current weather conditions with others and ask other members “how’s the weather?”

As you interact with the Howeather network, you will earn experience points that will translate to weather badges.  It is a rather unique approach to sharing and gathering weather information from your Windows Phone.  Howeather does need to build up its user base to be effective though.

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2 years ago

Animal Park Tycoon slips into the Windows Phone Store

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While we expected AMA Ltd.’s Animal Park Tycoon to hit the Windows Phone Store a few months ago, the game quietly snuck on to Store shelves last week.

Animal Park Tycoon is a popular management game that places you in charge of a zoo.  You start out small and build your zoo empire by adding attractions and animals to your park to keep visitors interested in visiting your park.

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2 years ago

Hashtastic refreshed with new UX and features in latest update

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We first looked at Hashtastic in early November. The app is a much for any power Twitter user who really gets into things like Follow Friday or any other Twitter trend. Hashtastic has been updated to version 1.8 and brings a few new features to the mix. Plus the app went through a really nice UX refresh. Let’s check out Hashtastic for Windows Phone.

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2 years ago

Moliplayer Pro brings download manager for internet videos and more in latest update

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Moliplayer Pro hasn’t been on Windows Phone that long, but it’s already making a big impact. The app is currently one of the best video and audio media players available in the Windows Phone Store. Moliplayer Pro has been picking up some fairly fast and important updates since its launch a handful of weeks ago. Today we’re looking another update in the Store for Moliplayer Pro, so let’s go check out what’s new.

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2 years ago

6tag picks up Instagram Direct in version 3.0

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6tag picks up Instagram Direct in version 3.0

Head to the Windows Phone Store and you’ll see an official Instagram app for Windows Phone. However, you’re going to want to grab 6tag if you want some features found on the official Android and iOS apps. 6tag 3.0 is in the Store and brings an improved design in addition to supporting Instagram Direct. Details below.

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2 years ago

FB Pages Manager now available for Windows 8, helps you keep up with your Facebook pages

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Facebook may have an official app for Windows 8.1 but they haven't yet released an app to manage your Facebook Pages. Luckily, Imagination Overflow has FB Pages Manager. Does that name ring a bell? That's because they make the popular Windows Phone app. Now the company has released a Windows 8 app by the same name and it is quite useful for managing content on the fly with your Windows 8 tablet.

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2 years ago

Simple Calendar gets Week view and Today’s Word picks up new features in latest updates

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2 years ago

Surface Pro 2 firmware fix to be delivered "as soon as possible"

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Last week Microsoft pulled their latest firmware update for their Surface Pro 2 tablet. The update itself had caused issues on the devices of users who initially grabbed the update and Microsoft promised that a new update would be posted “after the holidays”. To our surprise (and delight), the update will actually be right around the corner instead of early 2014.

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2 years ago

Translator With Speech for Windows Phone supports more languages in latest update

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When you travel, it’s handy to have a translation app on your phone. One app you might want to install before leaving on your trip is Translator with Speech. It is usually listed among the top-paid and best-rated language apps for Windows Phone. It has also just received an update to version 2.2, adding more languages.

Head past the break for our hands on video and walkthrough.

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