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Status Tiles helps you easily manage your Windows Phone connectivity and settings

Status Tiles helps you easily manage your Windows Phone connectivity and settings

Since Windows Phone 7 launched, there have been numerous attempts by developers to create the perfect settings and connectivity shortcut solution, but many have either fallen short and/or ceased development. So which app should you look at if you're wanting such a download? Cue Status Tiles. The app itself has been available since November, but we've somehow missed it and the developer...

Rich Edmonds 56
Nokia acknowledges data connectivity bug in some Lumia 900s, giving everyone $100 for their troubles

Nokia acknowledges data connectivity bug in some Lumia 900s, giving everyone $100 for their troubles

This, ladies and gentlemen, is the definition of a win-win. See, there's been this little bug in the Lumia 900 (by the way, you've read our Lumia 900 review, right?) that has been causing some early adopters -- regular consumers as well as reviewers -- to lose all data connectivity. As in, the phone kinda forgets the fact that, in fact, it is a phone. Not good, to say the least. Nokia,...

Phil Nickinson 79
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Microsoft's "Project Detroit" re-imagines car connectivity using Windows Phone

Microsoft has kicked off "Project Detroit", a concept car using various connected technologies including Windows Phone to give developers ideas for next generation automobiles. Currently, Microsoft has embraced the SYNC/OVO system which curiously has little Windows Phone support at all. However, they are looking to change that with Project Detroit which extends Microsoft's vision for an...

Daniel Rubino 8
Fusion: Sentient comes to Xbox Live on November 9 alongside Fusion: Genesis on Xbox 360

Fusion: Sentient comes to Xbox Live on November 9 alongside Fusion: Genesis on Xbox 360

Microsoft is really starting to make true on the promises of connectivity between Xbox 360 and Windows Phone titles. This week’s Xbox Live release, Kinectimals allows gamers to transfer their personalized kitties to the console version and vice-versa. Next week we’re getting another ‘connected’ title in the form of Fusion: Sentient from developer Wahoo Studios (aka NinjaBee) and...

Paul Acevedo 10
Kinectimals sneaks onto Xbox Live along with Orbital, pulled a few hours later

Kinectimals sneaks onto Xbox Live along with Orbital, pulled a few hours later

Yesterday we mentioned that Orbital would be this week’s Xbox Live release, and that has proven to be true. But it turns out that wasn’t the whole story. Microsoft has gone and sneaked Kinectimals onto the Marketplace as well! Kinectimals is the portable version of Frontier Software and Microsoft’s feline-themed Kinect game. Players can choose one of five kitties or import an existing...

Paul Acevedo 9