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GIF Chat arrives at Windows Phone Store, send self-destructing animated GIFs to friends

GIF Chat arrives at Windows Phone Store, send self-destructing animated GIFs to friends

Mark Guim 17

Combine animated GIFs with text messaging in GIF Chat. The app is from Pinger, the creators of the popular free texting and calling app, Textfree. Quickly record videos, add captions and swap them privately with your friends. It’s like putting Snapchat and Vine together in one app. The app has been available on Android and iOS, but has just been released for Windows Phone 8. Head past...

Microsoft says Windows Phone has hit 'critical mass' with latest app push

Microsoft says Windows Phone has hit 'critical mass' with latest app push

Daniel Rubino 283

Has Windows Phone finally come of age? Microsoft emphatically says 'yes' With today’s announcement that Instagram has arrived for Windows Phone along with Waze (Mint and Xbox Video are still “coming soon”), Windows Phone as an operating system has finally reached a significant turning point. At least according to Microsoft. We recently sat down with Todd Brix, General Manager, Windows...

Redeeming Xbox codes has never been so easy – or so freaking awesome!

Redeeming Xbox codes has never been so easy – or so freaking awesome!

Michael Archambault 59

Xbox Live’s Major Nelson posted a video on Vine, showcasing the Xbox One’s ability to easily input and redeem codes. The process is simple: give a voice command, scan a QR code, and start gaming. How long does the entire process take, you ask? As the spirit of Vine would hint – six seconds. We have seen a lot of cool video demos of Xbox One, but somehow this simple six second Vine is...

6sec updated for Windows Phone 8, brings NFC sharing, ability to reply to comments and more

6sec updated for Windows Phone 8, brings NFC sharing, ability to reply to comments and more

Sam Sabri 34

On Windows Phone we don’t really have a wide selection of apps to pick from if we want to get our Vine. So in our little ecosystem, 6sec is by far the best option at the moment. Rudy Huyn is the developer behind 6sec and has just released a new update. Let’s see what’s new. Head to the Windows Phone Store and you’ll see 6sec sitting pretty at version 1.3. What’s new in this latest...

Let the Vine creation begin: 6Sec, the unofficial Vine app for Windows Phone 8, is now available

Let the Vine creation begin: 6Sec, the unofficial Vine app for Windows Phone 8, is now available

Daniel Rubino 175

We’ve been reporting on 6Sec, the new Vine app from developer extraordinaire Rudy Huyn (Wikipedia, Fuse, TVShow) for a few weeks now, detailing some of the progress of the app. Then earlier this morning, we told you it was set for public release after many hard hours of beta testing by nearly a thousand users. While an official Vine app was announced last week for Windows Phone, from...