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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...

GroupMe updated with improved message delivery, faster start up and much more

GroupMe updated with improved message delivery, faster start up and much more

Sam Sabri 35

One of our favorite apps at events, like this past Nokia World 2013 or //Build/, is GroupMe for Windows Phone. The app allows those of us covering the event to stay in communication with the rest of the Windows Phone Central team. It’s great because it works on nearly every phone, either via push notifications in the app or SMS. GroupMe was also just updated for Windows Phone. Let’s see...

FOX NOW, HERE Explore, SophieLens HD and more are your app highlights of the week

FOX NOW, HERE Explore, SophieLens HD and more are your app highlights of the week

Sam Sabri 77

Every week we strive to bring you the latest when it comes to new apps and app updates in the Windows Phone Store. But no matter how hard you try, you might miss out on some cool apps. A lot can happen in a week, so we’re going to start taking Saturdays to sit back, relax, and go over some of the highlights when it comes to the weekly changes in the Windows Phone Store. We’re going to...

Glad Instagram is coming to Windows Phone? There's more where that came from as more apps join the list

Glad Instagram is coming to Windows Phone? There's more where that came from as more apps join the list

Rich Edmonds 218

Today has been a rather hectic day with Nokia World 2013 and all. We knew it was going to be a right blast, but Nokia has unveiled much more than originally expected. If you're happy with news that the likes of Instagram and Vine are coming to the platform, boy are you in for a surprise. Turns out, there are loads more apps and games on the way too. It's a good day for the Windows Phone...

Access your multimedia home server with the official Media Browser app for Windows Phone

Access your multimedia home server with the official Media Browser app for Windows Phone

Rich Edmonds 78

Media Browser (www.mediabrowser3.com) is one of those solutions that helps make your multimedia-based lives that much easier. The main selling point of the service is the ability to remotely access a server (be it hosted or simply a box at home) while out and about with mobile apps. An official app has now been released for Windows Phone, bringing Microsoft's platform up to speed and...

Fan of football? You'll want to check out 1st4Fans for the latest on your favorite team

Fan of football? You'll want to check out 1st4Fans for the latest on your favorite team

Rich Edmonds 58

Football is a huge sport on a global scale, but it's particularly special here in the UK. There are numerous ways to remain up-to-date with leagues, fixtures and results on Windows Phone and Window 8, but what about individual teams? How does one check latest news and other data for their favourite squad? Cue 1st4Fans for both Windows 8 and Windows Phone. The apps enable you to view...