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2 years ago

Nokia Camera beta gets bug fixes while Lumia rebrand continues for Nokia apps

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Did you hear the news? Microsoft bought the mobile division of Nokia. So, it should not be too shocking to see Microsoft Mobile slowly but surely replace 'Nokia' in the Store with the more accurate 'Lumia' tag for those specialized apps we have all come to love.

Today, Storyteller, Panorama, Cinemagraph, and Creative Studio have all gained 'Lumia' in their titles, replacing the outdated Nokia brand. This trend is not new either as over the last few months we have witnessed a few apps get the Lumia re-brand treatment.

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2 years ago

New CellarTracker Windows Phone app keeps track of wine collections and reviews

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2 years ago

Masks, a nifty Windows Phone image effects editor

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Masks, a nifty Windows Phone image effects editor

Masks is a new photo editor for Windows Phone from the developers behind the popular Windows Phone photography app Fhotoroom. The app allows you to apply effects filters to specific areas of your photo by using preset masks.

The app includes 26 masks and 23 filters. You can pick up more masks through an in-app purchase.

Keep in mind that Masks is not a full featured photo editor but rather a specialty editor. It may not appeal to everyone but in using Masks over the past few days it comes across as a nice editing tool to have in your Windows Phone photography library.

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2 years ago

Xbox One owners can play Forza Motorsport 5 for free this weekend with Xbox Live Gold

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2 years ago

Microsoft will soon make many more of its big Windows 8.1 Perceptive Pixel touchscreens

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2 years ago

Cortana for Windows Phone 8.1 adds NFL game predictions via Bing

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2 years ago

The AdDuplex Special Challenge of August winner of a Lumia 1520 is…

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Over the month of August, WPCentral and AdDuplex teamed up for a Lumia 1520 giveaway contest. The entry simply involved users Tweeting a screenshot of their Start screen with the WPCentral app pinned and the hashtag #AdDuplexWPC.

The contest was open worldwide, and one lucky person was walking away with a brand new Lumia 1520 for about 30 seconds of "work."

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2 years ago

Remote Desktop for Windows Phone updated today with Fn Keys and Cortana support

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2 years ago

Deal of the Day: UltraTough ScreenGuardz for Nokia Lumia 1520

2 years ago

Angry Birds Transformers rolling out in October

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2 years ago

Asus EeeBook X205 notebook, using Windows 8.1 with Bing, coming soon for $199

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2 years ago

Broadcom doubles Wi-Fi performance for smartphones and tablets with new combo chip

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Broadcom announced a new Wi-Fi and Bluetooth combo chip today that the manufacturer claims will double wireless networking performance of high-end smartphones and tablets. The hardware vendor claims that users spend an estimated four to five hours everyday on Wi-Fi, and that with the new chipset, they will be able to download and stream content twice as fast as current-gen devices and with less lag.

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2 years ago

Order & Chaos Duels for Windows 8.1 joins Windows Phone version

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2 years ago

Carphone Warehouse blasts multiple smartphones with fire in awesome durability test

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Just when you thought your smartphone couldn't withstand much of a drop, UK retailer Carphone Warehouse has decided to test a number of devices to see which could potentially withstand the depths of hell. The company selected the Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini, HTC One Mini 2, Nokia Lumia 630, LG G2 Mini and Sony Xperia Z1 Compact for a specific test – to be blasted by a flamethrower.

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2 years ago

ISIS mobile payments service rebrands itself as Softcard

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