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Nokia giving away Lumia 1520, headphones and premium subscription in MixRadio sweepstakes (UK only)

Nokia giving away Lumia 1520, headphones and premium subscription in MixRadio sweepstakes (UK only)

Rich Edmonds 44

Nokia has unleashed a competition to celebrate the launch of its MixRadio service. Open to UK residents only, the company is giving away a brand new Lumia 1520 (yet to launch in the UK), Nokia Purity Pro Wireless headphones and 3 months of Nokia MixRadio+ (previously Nokia Music+).  The Finnish company has two sets of the prizes above to give away, so to be in with the chance of...

Eminem's latest album, The Marshall Mathers LP2, is yours to own for free, courtesy of Xbox Music (US only)

Eminem's latest album, The Marshall Mathers LP2, is yours to own for free, courtesy of Xbox Music (US only)

Rich Edmonds 196

Are you a fan of Eminem? If the answer to that question is yes, you'll be pleased to hear that Microsoft has made it possible to grab the artist's latest album, The Marshall Mathers for free on Xbox Music. We're not talking about the included streaming, which is free anyway, as you'll be able to download, own and enjoy this album for absolutely nothing at all. So what's with the deal...

Nokia MixRadio branding replaces Nokia Music on Windows 8 app in latest update

Nokia MixRadio branding replaces Nokia Music on Windows 8 app in latest update

Sam Sabri 61

We’re pretty big fans of music app formerly known as Nokia Music. Earlier today, Nokia put out a refreshed Windows Phone app for their music service. Along with the new app came a rebranding from Nokia Music to Nokia MixRadio. So we’re not too surprised to see an update for the Windows 8 version of Nokia’s music offering. The last update for Nokia MixRadio on Windows 8 came out about...

Easily search through music videos and discover more classics in the latest Bing update

Easily search through music videos and discover more classics in the latest Bing update

Rich Edmonds 76

Microsoft has released a rather major upgrade to the Bing search engine. The company details a new way to explore, discover and browse music videos with a new experience. Whether you're seeking videos of favourited songs or looking to see what else is out there to discover, it's a pretty sure bet you'll find something on Bing. That's the claim, but is it worth using? In short: yes. It...

Hear how good the Nokia Lumia 1520 sounds with this music video shot entirely by it

Hear how good the Nokia Lumia 1520 sounds with this music video shot entirely by it

Sam Sabri 58

The Nokia Lumia 1520 is coming. It’s the next flagship Windows Phone device that you’ll be able to use. Like the Lumia 1020 before, it has an incredible camera that you’ll soon be using. How incredible? Watch this music video filmed on the Lumia 1520 and you’ll not only see how incredible the image quality is, but you’ll also be pretty impressed with the audio recording capabilities...

SongArc free for a few more days, don’t miss out on the hottest music game for Windows Phone

SongArc free for a few more days, don’t miss out on the hottest music game for Windows Phone

Sam Sabri 38

Windows Phone has a huge selection of quality games for you to enjoy. A lot of them you can find on other platforms, but we certainly have our fair share of platform exclusives to make others jealous. SongArc is a new game that’s exclusive for Windows Phone that we’ve really been enjoying. Count us in as being fans since the beta. We were very excited with the community reception once...

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

Rich Edmonds 78

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...

SongArc gets over 73,000 plays in first week, cements place as best music game on Windows Phone

SongArc gets over 73,000 plays in first week, cements place as best music game on Windows Phone

Sam Sabri 107

SongArc is a brand new game that’s unique to Windows Phone. It went into beta earlier this summer and just hit the Windows Phone Store a week ago. Quite a bit has happened in just that first week of being on the Store. So we’re going to dive in on the current progress of SongArc and its future on Windows Phone. In the first week on the Windows Phone Store, SongArc saw 14,000 users...