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What is missing from Windows Phone 8? About 20 Xbox games that no longer work.

What is missing from Windows Phone 8? About 20 Xbox games that no longer work.

Paul Acevedo 150

Yesterday’s delisting of Turn N Run – literally the night before our review went live, and only six days after the game’s release – highlights a large and ongoing problem in the world of Xbox Windows Phone games. Since the debut of Windows Phone 8, incompatibility with the new OS has been discovered among a number of Xbox WP7 titles. Each of these games has been completely delisted from...

Tweetro hits token limit and shows what’s wrong with Twitter’s new policies

Tweetro hits token limit and shows what’s wrong with Twitter’s new policies

Daniel Rubino 27

We mentioned Tweetro recently when we interviewed developer house LazyWorm Apps who are also behind the Windows Phone app MetroTube. The Twitter client is meant for Windows 8 and runs quite well on RT devices like the Surface. Unfortunately, it has also stopped working. That’s not the fault of the developers though but rather due to in part to two reasons (1) it’s very popular (as is...

Microsoft slashes Windows Phone developer registration fee to just $8 for 8 days [Update]

Microsoft slashes Windows Phone developer registration fee to just $8 for 8 days [Update]

Rich Edmonds 43

Microsoft has announced today plans to slash its Windows Phone developer registration fee to just $8 for 8 days in an effort to get more developers on-board with the company's mobile platform. The fee, which is usually $99, will be applied to all new registrations in the allotted time frame - the next 8 days as for as we're aware. Be sure to head on over to the Windows Phone Developer...