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2 years ago

Netflix for Xbox adds private video recommendations to Facebook friends

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2 years ago

Cortana support added to GoToMeeting in new Windows Phone app update

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2 years ago

Scorched Toast review - target practice with breakfast foods

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Scorched Toast is a unique Windows Phone arcade game that has you playing the role of a toaster who has to launch toast at various breakfast plates that serve as targets.

Scorched Toast isn't exactly an action packed Windows Phone game but it is a fun game to pass the time with. Available for low memory devices, the game includes online leaderboards, a gaming store to pick up a few power-ups and Cloud game saves to synchronize your progress between Windows Phone and Windows 8 devices.

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2 years ago

WeChat for Windows Phone adds Cortana support in latest update

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2 years ago

Microsoft updates Extras + Info with more unknown improvements

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Extras + Info for Lumia Windows Phones has once again been updated, but the same changelog exists and we can only spot small bumps in version numbers for system settings. Some of Microsoft's new Lumia system apps were inherited through its purchase of Nokia's mobile devices division and are updated regularly. The issue is with each release it's not always clear what each version brings to the table.

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2 years ago

Microsoft China teases Windows 9 as 'coming soon'

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2 years ago

Microsoft pits Cortana against Siri in new commercial

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2 years ago

Which camera app do you use as default on Windows Phone?

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On Windows Phone, you can select a few apps as your default when snapping photos. By default Windows, Phones have the Camera app from Microsoft. In Windows Phone 8.1, it was updated with a handful of new features like burst mode. You can, of course, change your default camera. Those with a Lumia handset can use Nokia Camera while those with the HTC can use the HTC Camera. Which do you use by default?

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2 years ago

Super Time Force now available for free on Xbox One with Gold membership

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Super Time Force is now free on Xbox One. Head to the Xbox Store and you can grab this side-scrolling shooter game Super Time Force without spending a dime. You will of course need to have an Xbox Live Gold membership since this deal is part of the Games with Gold promotion. Anyone with Xbox Live Gold will have a few games available for free on Xbox One and Xbox 360.

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2 years ago

Error with your Windows Phone OS backups? Here is how to get them back on track

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One of the great features in Windows Phone 8.1 is the ability to restore from a backup when setting up a new device. Everything from your Start screen layout to the apps themselves and even some settings can all be 'restored' if you ever change devices, or wish to hard-reset and start anew.

However, a few people have noticed that under Settings > Backup, there is an error message noting that the last backup attempt has failed. Even more worrisome, you may not even know it. Yikes! The good news is there is a fast and simple way to get this fixed, and you may want to double check that your OS is backed up. Here's how.

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2 years ago

Review - Amzer Double Layer Hybrid Case with Kickstand for Nokia Lumia 1520

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Amzer's Double Layer Hybrid case for the Nokia Lumia 1520 is a rugged full-body cover, much like Incipio's DualPro line of cases. It is made up of a soft silicon jacket that slides over the entire body of the phone, as well as a hard plastic shell that clips on over it

We have been running with one for the last few days, and here is our quick review, including some detailed photos! If you are looking for an affordable case that offers medium to heavy protection, check out the Amzer Double Layer Hybrid case.

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2 years ago

Verizon offers $10 discount off Nokia Treasure Tags

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2 years ago

Most of Canada gets Lumia Cyan for Lumia 520 and 620 Windows Phones

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Good news, if you are in Canada, as today Microsoft and its carrier partners have set free the Lumia Cyan update for the Lumia 520 and Lumia 620 for almost all carriers up north. The entry and budget level devices in Canada have been lagging behind the global release, which saw its near completion last week.

Let us take a look at which carriers got the update for their Lumias!

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2 years ago

Telegram Messenger beta update is speedier with new features in tow

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2 years ago

Microsoft begins to drop 2 GB file size limit for OneDrive

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