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Have Windows 8.1? Pin the Windows Phone Central Live Tile to your Start screen!

Have Windows 8.1? Pin the Windows Phone Central Live Tile to your Start screen!

If you’re like us, you’ve spent a good chunk of the day updating your PCs, tablets and Ultrabooks to the brand spanking new (and spectacular) Windows 8.1 OS. If you did, pat yourself on the back because we have a small, but cool, bonus for you troopers: The Windows Phone Central Live Tile. Sure, it’s not our official RT app, which is still in the works (you can bug Jay about it), but as...

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Contest: Share your awesome Nokia Glance Backgrounds to win WPCentral store gift cards

Contest: Share your awesome Nokia Glance Backgrounds to win WPCentral store gift cards

Nokia today unexpectedly released the glance Background beta app, which enables you to add some cool backgrounds to your Nokia Windows Phone when the Glance Screen is activated. As well as showing off how awesome our logo looks when used, we thought it would be a great idea to launch a small contest. Simply show off your Glance Backgrounds and you'll be in with a chance to win some cool...

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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!

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...

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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

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...

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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

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...

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