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Experiencing a bug in the Windows Phone 8.1 Preview? You’re probably not alone

Experiencing a bug in the Windows Phone 8.1 Preview? You’re probably not alone

Microsoft recently released the Windows Phone 8.1 Preview for Developers, but already many consumers who opted to upgrade are experiencing some rather odd glitches. A popular thread is well under way on our community forum, enabling users to share issues they discover while using the latest version of Windows Phone on their devices. Just like our previous article covering glitches on...

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Microsoft wants you to hunt down security flaws in Windows 8.1 - offers up to $100,000 per bug

Microsoft wants you to hunt down security flaws in Windows 8.1 - offers up to $100,000 per bug

Microsoft’s security division has been fighting back hackers and botnets for years and now they want you to help out. The company is offering a variety of bounties for finding bugs and security flaws in a variety of software. Windows 8.1 is the first on a list of bounty programs to launch on June 26th. Microsoft will pay up $100,000 USD to hackers who can showcase “truly novel...

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Windows Phone app Outsider experiencing technical difficulties causing Store re-purchases

Windows Phone app Outsider experiencing technical difficulties causing Store re-purchases

Outsider is a Windows Phone community app from Liquid Daffodil, who also brings us the Twitter client glƏƏk! and the lockscreen utility Locksider. We've been notified by the developer that a glitch in the Windows Phone Store is requiring those who have already purchased Outsider to re-purchase the app. Microsoft has been alerted of the issue but in the meantime, Liquid Daffodil has made...

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Ice Age Village's social features don't work on Windows Phone just yet [Updated]

Ice Age Village's social features don't work on Windows Phone just yet [Updated]

Gameloft’s Ice Age Village just launched for Xbox Windows Phone 8 yesterday. If you enjoy the town-building genre or the Ice Age movies, it’s a fun and addictive game. It’s also worlds better than Bug Village, so don’t let that early Windows Phone 7 misfire put you off from trying the game. All that said, we have some good news and bad news to share with you now. This article covers the...

Paul Acevedo 33