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Dress up as your favorite big screen hero to win a Lumia 535 The name's Bond. James Bond.

Dress up as your favorite big screen hero to win a Lumia 535

From the team that brought you such hits as "Beautiful Baby" and #735style comes #535ScreenStar, the latest in a series of Lumia giveaways. Microsoft UK is running a contest through which you can win a Lumia 535 along with a flip case. All you need to do is take a photo of yourself dressed up as your favorite movie character and share it on Twitter. The value for the device as well...

Harish Jonnalagadda 18
Microsoft reportedly offering $75 credit to Xbox 360 users to upgrade to an Xbox One

Microsoft reportedly offering $75 credit to Xbox 360 users to upgrade to an Xbox One

Microsoft is running a new promotion through which select Xbox 360 users receive a $75 credit towards purchase of digital content when they upgrade to an Xbox One. The promotion was first spotted by a user on NeoGAF, and from the look of things, the credit is non-transferrable and tied to a user's gamertag. The terms of the promotion states that a user has to purchase a new Xbox One...

Harish Jonnalagadda 74
Mobile payment provider Fortumo launches fund for Windows Phone and Windows 8 developers

Mobile payment provider Fortumo launches fund for Windows Phone and Windows 8 developers

In-App Purchases are extremely common in mobile apps and games these days. As an AT&T customer, I have the option of paying for Windows Phone IAPs by credit card, carrier billing, or Microsoft account. People with different carriers or living in other countries might not have access to those same payment methods. And you normally couldn’t use carrier billing for Windows 8 purchases...

Paul Acevedo 14
Nokia’s World of Apps promotion could land new U.S. Lumia owners a $20 Windows Phone Store voucher

Nokia’s World of Apps promotion could land new U.S. Lumia owners a $20 Windows Phone Store voucher

Have you recently switched to a Nokia Lumia Windows Phone or planning to in the near future?  You could be eligible for a $20 Windows Phone Store voucher with Nokia’s latest promotion, the World of Apps. If you have purchased a Nokia Lumia 521, 925, 928, 1020, 1520 Windows Phone or a Lumia 2520 tablet all you need to do is head over to this website and register.  If eligible, a PIN...

George Ponder 97
NextMatters and WPCentral team up to make Nextgen Reader free for 24 hours [Now Over!]

NextMatters and WPCentral team up to make Nextgen Reader free for 24 hours [Now Over!]

When it comes to RSS feeds, Windows Phone users have numerous choices for an excellent experience and superb design. One of the more established creations is Nextgen Reader, which goes way back to January 2011 on Windows Phone. How’s that for dedication? The app now uses Feedly for RSS management and it’s a joy to use. Version 5.31 is now live in the Store and we’re teaming up with...

Daniel Rubino 99
Want free promotion for your Windows Phone app? Demo your work at next week's WPUG

Want free promotion for your Windows Phone app? Demo your work at next week's WPUG

Developers have a hard time getting word out about their work, especially since the platform is still relatively young. Here in the UK we have the Windows Phone User Group, headed up by Matt Lacey (@mrlacey). The monthly meetings enable developers to showcase their apps and / or work in all areas of Windows Phone. We tag along each time to offer more support for developers and to see...

Rich Edmonds 10