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Wild Kratts for Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8 makes learning science fun for kids

Wild Kratts for Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8 makes learning science fun for kids

Abhishek Baxi 11

Based on the PBS KIDS series, Wild Kratts, the Wild Kratts Creature Power app intends to make science interesting, relevant, and fun for children. In this app, kids can step into the role of the animals and insects around them and learn through games. The kids dive into the world of animals with the Kratt brothers in three adventures - pollinate flowers as a bee, bathe elephants, and...

Nokia Lumia 525 launched in India for INR 10,399; available in stores right away

Nokia Lumia 525 launched in India for INR 10,399; available in stores right away

Abhishek Baxi 74

Following up the launch of Nokia Lumia 1320 at a press conference in New Delhi today, Nokia India also announced the launch of the Nokia Lumia 525. The phone is priced at INR 10,399 and available in four colors – glossy orange, white, yellow and matte black. The phones are available in stores immediately. The accessibly priced Nokia Lumia 525 is a variant of the successful Lumia 520 ...

The official Real Steel game arrives on Windows Phone 8, let the robot boxing begin!

The official Real Steel game arrives on Windows Phone 8, let the robot boxing begin!

Abhishek Baxi 47

Based on the Dreamworks movie, starring Hugh Jackman, Real Steel is an underworld fighting Windows Phone 8 game set in the near-future, where 2,000 pound robots fight in a no-holds barred battles to the death. In many respects, Real Steel is a futuristic version of the classic Rock 'Em Sock 'Em Robots. The game has been available on XBox Live Arcade, iOS and Android for a while and has...

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

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

Abhishek Baxi 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. The app has a great, modern user-...

Deal Alert: Nextgen Reader goes free for Windows Phone, and 50% off for Windows 8

Deal Alert: Nextgen Reader goes free for Windows Phone, and 50% off for Windows 8

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Nextgen Reader is one of our favorite Windows Phone apps. The fast, clean, and beautiful apps for Windows 8 and Windows Phone offer a great RSS reader experience. The Windows Phone app is free in the Windows Phone Store today as part of the ‘App of the Day’ campaign by DVLUP, Nokia’s developer rewards program. Also, as part of Microsoft’s Red Strip Deals promo for the holiday season...

Leading Hindi newspaper from India, Punjab Kesari releases a nice-looking app for Windows Phone

Leading Hindi newspaper from India, Punjab Kesari releases a nice-looking app for Windows Phone

Abhishek Baxi 12

Punjab Kesari is a leading Hindi-language newspaper published from many states in north India. With over three million daily readership, the publication has now arrived on Windows Phone. The beautifully designed app for Windows Phone 8 devices brings you real time news on national and international affairs, sports, entertainment, and religion. The app also features videos and photo...

Imagine classroom of the future, and participate in the Surface Classroom Challenge

Imagine classroom of the future, and participate in the Surface Classroom Challenge

Abhishek Baxi 25

Microsoft believes education helps schools and universities, students and educators realize their full potential through technology solutions. Last summer, Microsoft offered Surface RT devices at a special price to academia. While introduction of tablets, like Surface, in classrooms is changing the way of teaching and learning in the classroom, the classrooms haven’t changed much over...

Viber, the cross-platform messaging and VoIP app, arrives on Windows 8 with nifty features

Viber, the cross-platform messaging and VoIP app, arrives on Windows 8 with nifty features

Abhishek Baxi 49

If you are a Viber user, here’s great news for you! The company has just announced Viber for Windows 8, bringing the leading messaging and VoIP platform with over 200 million users to tablet and desktop devices running Windows 8.1. Viber users can send free text messages, fun stickers, photos, videos and doodles, share locations anywhere in the world, and make free HD-quality calls...