Windows Phone Weather

Update lands for Appy Weather, adds lockscreen support

King of search

Android's voice search beats iPhone and Window Phone

App Updates

Calculator Toolbox celebrates recent update by going on sale

Photograph your sweet life

Fhotolens grabs 4.0 update with new features

Video Slideshows

Update delivers new features to Video Memories

Moar updates

Microsoft absorbs Nokia's Lumia update support pages

Game Updates

Space Squids updated, moves to the Unity gaming engine

App Updates

Updates released for Location Finder and Calculator Toolbox

Windows Phone Apps

Calculator Toolbox updated, adds OneDrive integration and more

Xbox

Microsoft releases preview app for Xbox One to help shape future updates

Windows Phone Apps

ProShot set to receive a huge update - New user interface, front facing camera support and more

Windows Phone Apps

Official Flipkart Windows Phone app updated, adds push notifications and more

Windows Phone Apps

Weather Hound updated with transparent Live Tile support

Windows Phone Apps

The Official Dailymotion Windows Phone app is redesigned with the latest update

Windows Phone Apps

Awesome Lock updated in preparation for the World Cup

Windows Phone Games

Asphalt 8: Airborne gets updated, adds the SSC Tuatara to the garage

Windows Phone Apps

Flipkart adds new features and improvements to their Windows Phone app

Windows Phone Apps

Copy This updated with Windows Phone 8.1 support and Cortana integration

Windows Phone Apps

Disney Expedition updated, adds FastPass+ support to the mix

Windows Phone Apps

Flipkart eBooks refreshes their Windows Phone app to compete with Amazon Kindle in India

< >
13

People Search gets updated to v1.2, contact QR tags now available

Gydar Industries has been busy updating People Search for Windows Phone. The update bringing the Windows Phone app to v1.2 has been submitted to the Marketplace for distribution and v1.3 is already in the works.

For those not familiar, People Search is the result of Ronny Gydar (the man behind Gydar Industries) needing to find a simple way for his Mom to find and call contacts on her Windows Phone. Seeing the need for something fast and easy to use, Ronny developed People Search.  People Search is a feature rich contact search engine that is based off the T9 dial pad instead of the full QWERTY keyboard. Using the T9 dial pad speeds things up a little and makes one handed use a little easier as well.

People Search for Windows Phone

Version 1.2 brings the following improvements and features into the mix.

  • Improved search speed, Cyrillic search characters added
  • Ability to share contacts with QR Tags
  • Various adjustments and tweaks to improve overall performance and appearance

All in all, the version 1.2 update gives People Search a bit more zip and the internal QR generator makes sharing contact easy between Windows Phones, iPhone, or Android phones.

There is a free, 24-hour trial version of People Search available with the full version running $.99. You can find People Search here at the Windows Phone Marketplace. If you are already enjoying People Search, you should be seeing the notification for the update any time now.

Oh... and speaking of the next update, hit the break to catch what Gydar Industries has in store for version 1.3 of People Search.  Look for this update to hit the Marketplace in a few weeks.

QR: People Search

0
loading...
0
loading...
0
loading...
0
loading...

Reader comments

People Search gets updated to v1.2, contact QR tags now available

13 Comments

Some did not like it when it was lowercase, I adjust it, then others don't like upper-case...guess I can't please everyone :)

My initial reaction when I bought the app was "So what? Nothing new here." But after using it for a few weeks, I can't live without it. Fantastic app!

Great app! Used to use Rapdialer (still great), but this has replaced it for me. The UI is much nicer and friendly but the speed was tiny bit slower than rapdialer, so hopefully this helps. And I also wish I can edit my contacts from this app

editing contact is not possible on WP7 for 3. parties. Just possible to "add new contact" or "add phonenumber" or "add email". Don't know why Microsoft has not made it possible to edit a contact or open a person in People hub.