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STV Player for Windows Phone 8 lets you tap into on-demand streaming of your favourite shows

STV Player for Windows Phone 8 lets you tap into on-demand streaming of your favourite shows

We all love catch-up TV services, enabling us to venture outside the front door without fear that we'd miss the next episode of our favourite show. For those who aren't aware of the broadcaster, Scottish Television (or STV) is essentially ITV in the northern parts of the UK. The company has an official catch-up app available for Windows Phone. Tune in for all the details past the break...

Rich Edmonds 14
Access your multimedia home server with the official Media Browser app for Windows Phone

Access your multimedia home server with the official Media Browser app for Windows Phone

Media Browser (www.mediabrowser3.com) is one of those solutions that helps make your multimedia-based lives that much easier. The main selling point of the service is the ability to remotely access a server (be it hosted or simply a box at home) while out and about with mobile apps. An official app has now been released for Windows Phone, bringing Microsoft's platform up to speed and...

Rich Edmonds 78
No time to read? Check out SoundGecko version 2.0, which is now live in the Windows Phone Store

No time to read? Check out SoundGecko version 2.0, which is now live in the Windows Phone Store

We’ve covered SoundGecko before, the media project that Long Zheng is a part of and veteran Windows Phone users will familiar with. The app and service allows users to “flag” articles to be converted into audio format, perfect for those of you who want to “read” while driving or who’s eyes are just too tired. What’s more, the service in its basic form is free (though there is a paid...

Daniel Rubino 12