Unofficial

6tag, the first Instagram client for Windows Phone with video upload support and more, is now available

6tag, the first Instagram client for Windows Phone with video upload support and more, is now available

Tonight, Rudy Huyn’s long awaited Instagram client 6tag has gone live in the Windows Phone Store. The app, which was recently renamed from 6tagram due to copyright issues, is the first 100% API compliant Instagram app for Windows Phone 8 devices (Windows Phone 7.x support is expected later). The app is a free download with in-app purchases to remove ads ($1.29) and to enable optional...

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Unofficial Vine app for Windows Phone, 6Sec, gets upload ability in latest beta

Unofficial Vine app for Windows Phone, 6Sec, gets upload ability in latest beta

We told you about the unofficial Vine app called 6Sec and made by Rudy Huyn a few weeks ago. The app is currently in a private beta and progressing nicely with daily updates. The latest brought with it the much coveted upload ability, allowing those with a Windows Phone 8 device to finally create and share actual Vines with people. The system is much like Instagraph in that it doesn’t “...

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Get your Snap on: Snapchat (Unofficial) now available in the Windows Phone 8 store, but looks rough

Get your Snap on: Snapchat (Unofficial) now available in the Windows Phone 8 store, but looks rough

Although we know third-party apps like Swapchat and ChatSnap are coming to Windows Phone, for those of you who want Snapchat really bad, it looks like an app called ‘Snapchat (Unofficial)’ has beat everyone to the punch. The app is available for Windows Phone 8 users only and indeed, we were able to login and send ‘Snaps to be people and have them received. The app is also free, meaning...

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Gmail app based off of iOS codebase comes to Windows Phone, does what Google won't

Gmail app based off of iOS codebase comes to Windows Phone, does what Google won't

We know many of you have wisely switched to Outlook.com for your email, but for some, either due to legacy or workplace requirements, Google’s Gmail is a necessity. While you can certainly add Gmail natively to Windows Phone, there’s no doubt that it lacks all of Google’s punch. Developer EcoMerc has made a nifty Gmail app for Windows Phone, appropriately called ‘Gmail’. What makes this...

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Instance creator develops unofficial Snapchat client, dubbed ChatSnap, for Windows Phone, now in beta

Instance creator develops unofficial Snapchat client, dubbed ChatSnap, for Windows Phone, now in beta

We told you on Friday about Swapchat, the new unofficial Snapchat that is due within the next week or so for Windows Phone 7.x and 8. That app currently allows photos (but not yet videos) to be posted directly to Snapchat and you can even screenshot at will. We also told you about another developer who was working on an unofficial app for the popular message-expiring service. That...

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Control your Samsung Smart TV with Unofficial Samsung Remote for Windows Phone

Control your Samsung Smart TV with Unofficial Samsung Remote for Windows Phone

Unofficial Samsung Remote is an app that does exactly what the title suggests. The Windows Phone app enables users to control their Samsung Smart TV sets to take advantage of the television's advanced functionality that may not be available with the standard remote. As well as changing channels, adjusting volume levels, navigating around the Smart Hub and inputing data into fields using...

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