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Fox News updates their app for Windows Phone 8 users, brings new features on board

Fox News updates their app for Windows Phone 8 users, brings new features on board

Daniel Rubino 79

It’s been a long, long time since we’ve written about Fox News for Windows Phone. The app was last updated, at least significantly, back in late 2011 when it picked up some ‘Mango’ features, including pinnable sub-sections. (Fox News was also one of the first major news apps on Windows Phone 7, going back to January 2011). That version is still on the Store, virtually untouched but Fox...

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

Daniel Rubino 12

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...

Feedly to capitalise on Google Reader closure, expanding support for Microsoft platforms

Feedly to capitalise on Google Reader closure, expanding support for Microsoft platforms

Rich Edmonds 14

There are always providers looking to capitalise on a single party's choice on withdrawing a popular service. It's known across the Internet that the search giant is closing down Google Reader, the company's RSS service later this year. Competing services have taken this as a golden chance to expand business and attract those who will be surely looking for an alternative and migrate...