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Windows Phone 8.1 SDK reveals burst photo mode, password management in IE 11 and more

Windows Phone 8.1 SDK reveals burst photo mode, password management in IE 11 and more

Our continuing coverage of the Windows Phone 8.1 SDK leak This past week we’ve seen a flurry of new surrounding Windows Phone 8.1, the upcoming update to your favorite mobile operating system. The information we’re getting comes from developers who are leaking screenshots, info and more onto the web.  Today we’re looking at the latest information and screenshots to come out of...

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Developers: Amazon adds cloud support for Windows Phone and Windows Store apps in available SDK

Developers: Amazon adds cloud support for Windows Phone and Windows Store apps in available SDK

Amazon Web Services (AWS), the company's cloud services, has added SDK support for Microsoft's Windows Phone and Windows platforms. In a blog post on the official AWS blog, a developer preview of the next version of the SDK for .NET introduces support for apps on both platforms. Developers can connect to Windows and Windows Phone apps to AWS services and develop an app that's backed by...

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Nokia will give developers

Nokia will give developers "deep access" to camera settings with new imaging API

Stephen Elop put out the word to developers that Nokia is looking for their help to push innovations in imaging technology. To aid them in this venture, Nokia will be releasing the developers SDK, which promises to offer "deep access" to the settings on the Lumia 1020. Some big names have already signed on to use the new developers tools for official apps. Look for new releases from CNN...

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Microsoft announces Windows Phone 7.8 SDK update. OS updates waiting in the wing?

Microsoft announces Windows Phone 7.8 SDK update. OS updates waiting in the wing?

On Sunday we anticipated that Microsoft would start talking more about Windows Phone 7.8 as all signs point to January 31st as the beginning of a global rollout for current Windows Phone users. Today, Microsoft has announced the Windows Phone 7.8 SDK update, which will allow developers to better target the 7.8 changes—specifically new Tile options—and to make sure that the apps behave...

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A closer look at Windows Phone 8’s High Contrast display mode

A closer look at Windows Phone 8’s High Contrast display mode

It Don't Matter If you're Black Or White...or does it? This photo of the HTC 8S has been generating a lot of comments on Reddit with most people throwing out the word “sexy” to describe it. The question you may be wondering is what’s the deal with the black and white? Is that some HTC thing? The answer is ‘nope’ as it is part of Windows Phone 8’s “ease of access” settings, meaning you...

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Windows Phone 8 images reveal pinnable credit cards and new lock-screen notifications

Windows Phone 8 images reveal pinnable credit cards and new lock-screen notifications

Pinnable CC's and new notifications Many of the new features of Windows Phone 8 are already known due to the leaked SDK over the summer but exactly how some of it will look is still a bit unclear. Take for example the NFC Wallet app. It’s a safe assumption that it will allow many different options—storage of coupons, deal cards, frequent flier pass and of course your credit cards. It’s...

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