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See how your Windows Phone measures up with Basemark OS II, now on all three mobile platforms

See how your Windows Phone measures up with Basemark OS II, now on all three mobile platforms

If you are interested in seeing how your Windows Phone's overall performance stacks up to other phones and tablets, you may be interested in Basemark OS II, a cross-platform benchmark tool by Rightware, simultaneously released on iOS, Android and Windows Phone. Basemark OS II runs a battery of performance tests, including system, memory, graphics, web browsing and camera and then...

Seth Brodeur 81
Unofficial Feedly client, Pheeb gets a tune up and right-to-left support in new v1.1

Unofficial Feedly client, Pheeb gets a tune up and right-to-left support in new v1.1

Feedly client app, Pheeb, which came out last month, has released their first update. Most notably, Pheeb version 1.1 adds support for right-to-left feeds, but it also includes several bug fixes and performance improvements. Head past the break for all the details. For those unfamiliar with Feedly, it compiles news feeds from around the web, letting you choose which ones you want to...

Seth Brodeur 8
Check This Out: Hangman Pro for Windows 8 - bring a classic game to your device

Check This Out: Hangman Pro for Windows 8 - bring a classic game to your device

The word game of Hangman is one that had arisen during Victorian Times and is still played to this very day. A simple, yet addicting, game that started with paper and pencil has made it to Windows 8 in a well-designed application by Random Salad Games – Hangman Pro. Despite the add-on of the word “Pro” to the end of the game’s title, there is in fact no light version or paid version of...

Michael Archambault 13
Send a personalised carol to friends with Microsoft and give an app this Christmas

Send a personalised carol to friends with Microsoft and give an app this Christmas

Fancy sending a personalised holiday greeting this year? Microsoft is providing you the means to do so with a special carol, dedicated to the person of your choice. With Jingle Bells or Silent Night to choose from, you're also able to pick a free app to bundle with the merry gift and everything will be taken care of for you. All you're left with is a link to share and you're done. The...

Rich Edmonds 14