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2 years ago

You won't find a tougher skin than these NGP cases for Lumia 1520—only $16.95 today!

Using a next generation polymer, these skin cases for the Lumia 1520 are designed to absorb impacts and feel good in your hand without being overly malleable like your traditional silicone case. They're just flexible enough to fit around your device and slide easily in and out of your pockets. Take your pick from black, pink, turquoise and mercury!

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2 years ago

6tag update goes live and grabs new location-based features

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6tag, which is arguably the more-real Instagram client for Windows Phones versus the official one, just picked up a nice little update today. Instead of the usual bug fixes though, this one delivers some new features to help tweak the user-experience even more, bringing some unique capabilities to your Windows Phone.

Version 3.4 of 6tag is now live in the Store and two of the new features are location-based, letting users gain more control over their postings. Let's take a look at the changelog.

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2 years ago

Lumia Play To app update allows for scaling images up to 4K Ultra HD

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2 years ago

The wait is over, Spotify finally launches in Canada!

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2 years ago

eBay to spin off PayPal into separate public company in 2015

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2 years ago

New Xbox One documentary looks at the development of Spectra

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Microsoft has published a new documentary on Xbox One looking into the world of Interactive Gateway, a UK-based games studio behind the title Spectra. Louis Deane and his colleagues talk about how the startup joined the Microsoft Ventures accelerator and how the game itself came to be. If you're not familiar with Spectra, it's a retro arcade-style racing game, which makes good use of an awesome soundtrack to produce a procedurally generated experience.

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2 years ago

Microsoft building data centers in India to offer Azure and Office 365 services locally

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2 years ago

Bouncing Sheep, battle noisy birds in this Windows Phone arcade game

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Bouncing Sheep is an arcade styled Windows Phone game where you drop sheep down on to a flock of birds to take them out. The storyline has your sheep peacefully enjoying the quiet of the pasture when a bunch of noisy birds invades the rolling hills.

The game includes dozens of levels to play that are spread across three landscapes (the Hills, Beach and Desert), plenty of power-ups to help you defeat the birds and decent graphics. Available for low-memory devices, Bouncing Sheep's game play reminds me of the old Pachinko games.

In playing Bouncing Sheep on and off for the past few days, I can see the appeal the game could have as an entertaining time waster of a game.

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2 years ago

Microsoft India teases imminent launch of Lumia 730 in the country

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Microsoft is hosting a media event tomorrow in New Delhi, where the Redmond-based giant is scheduled to unveil the Lumia 830. While no details were provided as to whether the Lumia 730 will also be announced at the event, a tweet from Nokia India today suggests that an official launch for the selfie-focused device may be on the cards after all.

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2 years ago

Microsoft begins rolling out MSN.com website revamp

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2 years ago

Say goodbye to Bing apps, and hello to new MSN apps

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2 years ago

Microsoft: The top 20 highest grossing Windows Phone apps all use in-app purchases

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2 years ago

HP really will release a $199 Windows 8.1 laptop and a $99 tablet in November

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2 years ago

Official Disney Channel app available for Windows Phone, brings full episodes and live TV [Update]

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2 years ago

New survey shows game consoles lead in accessing non-gaming Internet content

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If you own a game console like the Xbox One, the chances are good that you are using it for more than just playing games. According to a new study conducted by Parks Associates, 44 percent of the 10,000 US homes that were surveyed that have at least one connected CE device consider their game console their primary device to access non-gaming Internet content, such as streaming video services like Netflix.

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