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Nokia Lumia 1520 - Two more photos of the 6-inch device leak from China

Nokia Lumia 1520 - Two more photos of the 6-inch device leak from China

Daniel Rubino 189

It’s an early Sunday morning but leaks are leaks and they know no boundaries. Tonight (or this morning), two more photos of the Lumia 1520, Nokia’s 6-inch phablet device due in November, have come forward from China’s Telecommunication Equipment Certification Center—basically their FCC. The photos themselves don’t reveal too much more on an initial pass, just what we already know: the...

How to gain back Temporary memory by moving photos out of SkyDrive: fast forward time

How to gain back Temporary memory by moving photos out of SkyDrive: fast forward time

Daniel Rubino 91

While Windows Phone 8 10327 and higher (aka GDR2) does a great job of fixing the Other storage memory leak, there are still some quirks that are irritating a few users. The main complaint appears to be how Windows Phone handles auto-uploaded images to SkyDrive, or even if you manually mass upload photos and video. In essence, when you upload photos to SkyDrive, they end up either in the...

GeoPhoto for Windows Phone allows editing and adding of geotags to your memories

GeoPhoto for Windows Phone allows editing and adding of geotags to your memories

Rich Edmonds 21

Have you ever looked at photos on your Windows Phone thinking where that image was taken? If the answer to that question is yes, GeoPhoto is an app for you. Using Nokia's HERE Mapping service, GeoPhoto not only enables you to check out where photos were shot, but also provides means to add and edit geotags later. According to the developer on Reddit, this is the first app that can do...

Hands on with FBX Review for Windows 8 at the Autodesk Gallery in San Francisco

Hands on with FBX Review for Windows 8 at the Autodesk Gallery in San Francisco

Paul Acevedo 11

You might know Autodesk for their 3D design tools like AutoCAD and Maya, or their game design middleware like Autodesk Scaleform. They also make a couple of Windows 8 apps for consumers: Sketchbook Express and FBX Review, which we discussed when it released back in July. During my recent trip to San Francisco for Casual Connect, I stopped by the Autodesk Gallery for a quick visit. From...

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

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

Michael Archambault 58

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...

Photo tour: We seek Surface discounts at Microsoft's Worldwide Partner Conference

Photo tour: We seek Surface discounts at Microsoft's Worldwide Partner Conference

Paul Acevedo 25

Microsoft’s Worldwide Partner Conference 2013 (abbreviated as WPC, not to be confused with Windows Phone Central) is currently going on at the spacious George R. Brown Convention Center in Houston, TX. The yearly event focuses on Microsoft’s IT and Enterprise business, allowing companies designated as Microsoft Partners to come together for learning, networking, and much more. A few...

Wallpaper Sky for Windows Phone 8, more wallpapers than you can shake a stick at

Wallpaper Sky for Windows Phone 8, more wallpapers than you can shake a stick at

George Ponder 12

There are plenty of quality lockscreen wallpaper apps over in the Windows Phone Store and you can now add Wallpaper Sky to the mix. The Windows Phone 8 app pulls in millions of user created wallpapers as well as images from Flickr. You can download your favorites and if you have a lockscreen wallpaper to share, you can upload it to Wallpaper Sky's servers for others to enjoy. Wallpaper...

Instagram to change Terms of Service. Are you sure you want this on your Windows Phone? [Updated]

Instagram to change Terms of Service. Are you sure you want this on your Windows Phone? [Updated]

George Ponder 146

Instagram is a popular photo sharing application/service found on other smartphone platforms. For the most part, Windows Phone users have been eager to see Instagram app made available in the Windows Phone Store. But a change in Instagram's Terms of Service may change the level of excitement an Instagram Windows Phone app may have. Effective January 16, 2013 Instagram will claim...