Recent Articles | Windows Central

Shop: Surface Studio | New Surface Book | Xbox One S Bundles | NEW Dell XPS 13"

Recent Articles

Headlines

3 years ago

Lenovo announces new Windows 8 devices, including an 8-inch business tablet with a 1920 x 1200 display

128

2014 is just getting starting and we already have one of the biggest tech events of the year getting underway. CES 2014 doesn’t officially start for another two days, but we’ve got press releases coming out and a big press day tomorrow. Lenovo just unveiled a handful of new devices, like the successor to the popular Lenovo X1 Carbon ultrabook and a new 8-inch tablet that looks like a winner already.

More →
3 years ago

Huawei Ascend W3 Windows Phone to make a splash at CES?

75

While we are not expecting much Windows Phone news out of the 2014 Consumer Electronics Show, rumors are making the rounds that Huawei will unveil the Ascend W3 Windows Phone at this year’s show.

We have heard rumblings of a new Windows Phone in the works for Huawei with the Ascend W3 but very little specifics.  The major line of thought is that the Ascend W3 will have an aluminum body, a 780x1280 display and overall loosely resemble the Nokia Lumia 925.

More →
3 years ago

CamFish - a brilliant, full-featured Windows Phone 8 camera app

91

While the Nokia Lumia series has had great imaging capabilities, Nokia also delivers a brilliant software experience to harness the optics. Nokia Camera app is best in the business and recently won four awards including the Best Overall Windows Phone App in our Windows Phone Central Best of 2013 Awards.

Now a new photography app, CamFish, has just arrived on Windows Phone and might just give Nokia Camera some stiff competition. Also, if you’ve got a non-Nokia Windows Phone, CamFish may be one of the better camera app options available.

More →
3 years ago

India’s Federal Bank launches FedBook, an electronic passbook for customers

16
3 years ago

Popular Windows Phone Twitter client Mehdoh is free today [Update]

73
3 years ago

Official ESPN Formula One app speeds on to the Windows Phone Store

81

Should you somehow be unfamiliar with Formula One racing, the sport is extremely popular with some of the fastest circuit cars in the world. Keeping on top of coverage throughout the season can prove to be rather troublesome, should you not be connected to a viable source. This is where the official ESPNF1 (www.espnf1.com) Windows Phone app comes into play. Overtake the break to see what the app is all about.

More →
3 years ago

4Blend HDR, Readit, UnfollowSpy and more are your app highlights for the week

11

The calm before the storm. Tomorrow a good chunk of the Windows Phone Central crew heads off to Las Vegas for CES. This past week also saw a relatively slow news period for the world of Windows Phone, Windows 8, and Xbox. Between Christmas ending and New Year’s there wasn’t much happening. Nonetheless, some new apps did come to the Windows Phone Store and some of your other favorite apps were updated. Missed out because you were too busy recovering from festivities? We got you covered. Let’s check out the app highlights of the Windows Phone Store for the past week.

More →
3 years ago

Windows Phone users in Romania get official apps from Enel and BRD

47

If you’re a Windows Phone user in Romania, we thought you might like to know two official apps that have recently become available. The first app is from Enel, which is one of the two major players in household electricity in Romania. The other app is from BRD, the second largest bank in Romania.

Head past the break if you’re from Romania and would like to learn more about the apps.

More →
3 years ago

Calendar Calleague and Simple Calendar both updated with new improvements

34

Calendars, calendars, calendars. If there was one category of apps that Windows Phone has nailed is the calendar. There's a huge selection of solutions available, each with unique and interesting UI elements and features. 2014 has kicked off with multiple updates already pushed out for calendar apps and today we're looking at another two; Calendar Calleague and Simple Calendar.

More →
3 years ago

Officially licensed Craigslist app, 8list brings classifieds and more to Windows Phone 8

88

Craigslist (www.craigslist.com) is a popular classified advertisements website, sporting sections covering jobs, housing, services, community, gigs, résumés, and more. Windows Phone currently lacks an official app from Craigslist and thus developers are tasked with filling the gaping hole. Introducing 8list, an officially licensed Craigslist client for Windows Phone 8.

More →
3 years ago

Have a Pebble? Here's what you can do with it on Windows Phone

118

Smartwatches are a hot item these days and the Pebble Smartwatch may be the hottest potato in the bunch.  Our Mobile Nations teams recently visited the Pebble Factory in Palo Alto, California and were rather impressed with what they saw.

With the recent launch of the new Mobile Nations site Smartwatch Fans and the rising popularity of the Pebble watch we here at Windows Phone Central became curious as to what apps are available in the Windows Phone Store for these smartwatches.

More →
3 years ago

Indian airline, SpiceJet launches official mobile app as a Windows Phone exclusive

22

The Windows Phone ecosystem has been on a roll in India over the last year and the juggernaut appears to be powering on into 2014. While one of India’s leading airline, Jet Airways, released a Windows Phone exclusive app last year, competing carrier SpiceJet has joined the party by launching their mobile app, exclusively for Windows Phone devices.

More →
3 years ago

New firmware update for Dell Venue 8 Pro improves stylus performance

89
3 years ago

Developer of Bright Weather releases free version; comes with advertisements

23
3 years ago

Chozen premieres on Xbox One a week early

47
47

Chozen premieres on Xbox One a week early

On Monday, January 13th, FX is premiering an animated comedy called Chozen. It’s about a gay white rapper fresh out of prison. With a new worldview shaped by his time in prison, he is on a quest for redemption and to claim his rightful position as the world's top rap artist.

Sounds interesting? Xbox One users get an exclusive look at the premiere a week early.

More →
Show More Headlines

Pages