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Prepare your recorded clips as the official Vine client for Windows Phone is coming soon

Prepare your recorded clips as the official Vine client for Windows Phone is coming soon

Nokia today unveiled that an official Vine (www.vine.co) app is well on the way to Windows Phone. If you're not familiar with the service, it's a social network owned by Twitter. You essentially record and share clips that are up to 6 seconds in length. The recordings can be of anything you choose, be it cats, humorous sketches or just random updates.  Just like other absent official...

Rich Edmonds 97
Fhotoroom updated for both Windows Phone 7.x and 8, brings a many features like silent likes and UI

Fhotoroom updated for both Windows Phone 7.x and 8, brings a many features like silent likes and UI

We always dig apps that get regular updates and support from their developers. One of those is Fhotoroom for Windows Phone, which has been getting fairly regular updates since its inception. The latest update is for both Windows Phone 7.x and 8 users and totally worth checking out. Details below. Fhotoroom last saw an update in late August. That update brought a handful of features,...

Sam Sabri 36
Facebook Beta updated: brings inline tagging, photo attachments in messaging, and much more

Facebook Beta updated: brings inline tagging, photo attachments in messaging, and much more

The original Facebook app on Windows Phone back in the day was pretty bad. Thankfully the forces who can make a difference have over the past few months with the Facebook Beta app. That original beta has since become the official app for Facebook users, but the beta is still going strong. That very beta just received an update to version 5.1.0.1 that brings a slew of new features. Let’s...

Sam Sabri 288
Popular Russian network VK Client now available for Windows 8, offering a rich social experience

Popular Russian network VK Client now available for Windows 8, offering a rich social experience

Digital Cloud Technologies has published VK (www.vk.com) apps for Windows 8 and RT. These clients will enable users to log into their VK accounts and enjoy social features within the familiar Windows 8 experience - perfect for tablets. If you're not into Facebook and would like to try out something new, it's certainly worth looking into (rather humorously, Facebook Connect is supported...

Rich Edmonds 4
Zynga announces ‘With Friends’ social gaming network with Windows Phone support

Zynga announces ‘With Friends’ social gaming network with Windows Phone support

Last week at the Windows Phone Summit, it was finally revealed that Zynga will be bringing Words with Friends and DrawSomething to Windows Phone this fall. Actually, Microsoft's Ben Rudolph teased that both games are "so-close-you-can-taste it" meaning we may be getting those marquee titles by the end of the summer (fingers crossed). It also looks like that Zynga partnership is going...

Daniel Rubino 43
Microsoft rumored to buy Yammer for $1B, could integrate with Windows Phone

Microsoft rumored to buy Yammer for $1B, could integrate with Windows Phone

The big rumor flying around today is that Microsoft is looking to buy Yammer (www.yammer.com) for a hefty $1 billion dollars making it one of the largest acquisitions by Microsoft of late (the other being Skype).  For those who don't know, Yammer is a social messaging network built for enterprise. It may seem kind of niche but in this services area, Yammer is the top provider and we can...

Daniel Rubino 41