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‘Add to Contacts’ fills in the gaps on Windows Phone 8.1 by helping you save those searches

‘Add to Contacts’ fills in the gaps on Windows Phone 8.1 by helping you save those searches

Windows Phone 8.1 is pretty awesome; there’s no doubt about that. Microsoft seems to have improved just about everything there is, but there will always be a few bits that are missing. One of those we even forgot ourselves: saving search results to contacts. Case in point: you do a search in Cortana (or Bing, for non-US users) for an establishment like a diner or coffee stop. Powered...

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Microsoft revises Bing suggestions for 3rd party apps, causes headaches for Windows Phone developer

Microsoft revises Bing suggestions for 3rd party apps, causes headaches for Windows Phone developer

One of the neat features we like with Local Scout, the Bing service that shows you things to do around your location, is the tie in with apps. For instance, when you go under eat + drink and pull up a restaurant you can scroll over to Apps to open up the listing in a third party app like Foodspotting. The ability to do that is quite useful as it saves you time in having to go to your...

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