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First look: Full featured Instagram client, InstaPic, headed to Windows 8 devices

First look: Full featured Instagram client, InstaPic, headed to Windows 8 devices

For those of you who can’t help to wave around your tablet and take photos, we have an exciting announcement. InstaPic, a full featured Instagram client will be headed to Windows 8 device shortly. The application will allow users to view timeline and popular posts, search for users and tags, pin favorites to the Start Screen, locate friends from Facebook and their address book, and even...

Michael Archambault 58
Microsoft launches Xbox Music web client; enjoy millions of tunes through your web browser

Microsoft launches Xbox Music web client; enjoy millions of tunes through your web browser

Microsoft has today unveiled and launched a new client for Xbox Music. Subscribers to the service can now enjoy music through the web interface. The new client (found at music.xbox.com) shares a similar look and feel to the Windows 8.1 Xbox Music app we recently looked at, which isn't a negative. Keeping it all familiar is a bonus for those who utilise multiple platforms. Functionality...

Rich Edmonds 70
Microsoft bumps Windows Phone sync app for Mac, fixes bugs and improves stability

Microsoft bumps Windows Phone sync app for Mac, fixes bugs and improves stability

Microsoft has released a new version of its Mac OS Windows Phone synchronisation client. We've covered the tool many times in the past and version 3.0.2 is a slight bump from what was previously released. The company did publish a major upgrade back in November. All that's new in 3.0.2 are optimisations and bug fixes.  Not really much else to report on so if you own an Apple Mac and...

Rich Edmonds 15
Release the narwhals! Reddit client Baconit gets up voted to 2.0 with loads of new features.

Release the narwhals! Reddit client Baconit gets up voted to 2.0 with loads of new features.

For those of you who use Reddit.com, the social news aggregation site, you may have heard us pimping the Windows Phone client Baconit in the past. It's one of a few clients available for Windows Phone and while the others are certainly solid we've been fond of this one partly due to the frequency of updates. A mere four months after its premier we're getting v2.0 with new options,...

Daniel Rubino 6
Microsoft to offer SkyDrive paid tier upgrades and native clients for PC and Mac

Microsoft to offer SkyDrive paid tier upgrades and native clients for PC and Mac

Microsoft has been pouring resources into the SkyDrive service with a recent update that introduced a fresh batch of features and functionality. While 25GB is offered for absolutely nothing (and is more than enough for most users), the software giant is looking to introduce paid upgrade plans according to a report by the Brazilian site Gemind.  The prices for storage upgrades that allow...

Rich Edmonds 24
Twitter currently not integrated with Windows Phone 7; 3rd parties to the rescue?

Twitter currently not integrated with Windows Phone 7; 3rd parties to the rescue?

Back a few months ago, when Windows Phone 7 was first announced, there was talk about how there won't be a separate, native Twitter application when launched. Instead, Microsoft talked-up their Live services which could access and pull down your Twitter feed for you.Sure, it wasn't a direct route but if you use Live, you had a one-punch solution to social integration on WP7.Now we're...

Daniel Rubino 9