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Windows Phone Central Independence Day Sale: Save 15% on all Windows Phone accessories!

Windows Phone Central Independence Day Sale: Save 15% on all Windows Phone accessories!

George Ponder 5

Independence Day is July 4th, but we're kicking off the celebration savings a little early and going a little long this year, just to make sure all Windows Phone Central readers have a chance to take advantage of this special offer. Starting now and going until midnight PST on July 7th, customers can save 15% on their Windows Phone Central Accessory Store orders using coupon code 7413...

New WPCentral app update brings bug fixes, speed enhancements and Pocket support

New WPCentral app update brings bug fixes, speed enhancements and Pocket support

Jay Bennett 157

We have another update to our official app to announce today, in the never ending quest to tune up the experience we’re bringing a lot of bug fixes this time around. For Windows Phone 7 users you’ll see an update to your v4.2 of the app, whereas Windows Phone 8 users will see part one of v4.3 (part 2 will be finished next week). So, read on for a breakdown of everything that’s changed...

Microsoft WPC attendees get discounted Surface RT ($99) and Surface Pro Pricing ($399)

Microsoft WPC attendees get discounted Surface RT ($99) and Surface Pro Pricing ($399)

Michael Archambault 38

Microsoft has announced that their Surface RT and Surface Pro tablets will be available at a discounted price for WPC attendees. The company’s annual World Partner conference will offer a Surface RT 64 GB with touch cover for $99 and a Surface Pro 128GB for $399. Don’t get too excited though, a ticket to access all of WPC 2013 will cost you $2,000. The conference this year is hosted at...

Reminder: Vote in the Windows Phone Next App Star competition and win a Lumia 920

Reminder: Vote in the Windows Phone Next App Star competition and win a Lumia 920

Rich Edmonds 48

Microsoft's Windows Phone Next App Star competition is heating up and 64 finalists have been selected for the public voting phase. If you're not up to speed, it's a contest for Windows Phone apps to be voted on by the public for $60,000 worth of prizes. Through head-to-head style voting, the grand winner will pocket the opportunity to have his (or her) app featured in a Windows Phone...

From the Forums: More Notification Center talk, Temple Run 2 and random adverts

From the Forums: More Notification Center talk, Temple Run 2 and random adverts

Rich Edmonds 38

As we prepare to hit Friday and head into the weekend, we'll take a quick gander at what's been happening on the community forum here at Windows Phone Central. Should you not be familiar with our community, you're missing out on some top discussions with thousands of other Windows Phone fans. It's a place for all to mingle and communicate within topics related to the platform and beyond...