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Shazam Windows Phone App Receives Extensive Update

12/16/2014, An extensive update has been released today for the Shazam Windows Phone app. It comes with a new user interface designed specifically for Windows 8.1. Other features introduced in this update include better music recognition, improved tagging...

Microsoft Releases Gestures Beta App For Its Lumia Handsets

12/16/2014, Technology is meant to improve our lives, make it easier and more efficient, and if you’re looking for ways to make your smartphone even smarter, Microsoft has recently released the Gestures Beta app for its Lumia range of Windows Phone 8 handsets. As...

Netflix For Windows Phone Updated

12/15/2014, Since Christmas is coming, being less than a couple of weeks away, this means that we do look forward to some goodies – and this is where apps need to receive updates so that users will be pleased with their Yuletide experience, knowing that they...

Flagship Microsoft Windows Phone Rumored For Second Half Of 2015

12/15/2014, With Microsoft officially completing their acquisition of Nokia, we’re sure many Windows Phone users are excited to see what the future holds for the platform, especially in terms of devices that we can now expect to see from Microsoft. So far we’ve...

Microsoft Bingo Hits Windows Phone

12/14/2014, If you were to roll back the clock earlier this year, you might have realized that Microsoft Bingo was released to the Windows 8.1 platform. Well, it seems that those who are rocking to the Windows Phone mobile platform no longer need to fret any more as...

Microsoft Promises Fix For Lumia 535 Touch Issues

12/14/2014, The Lumia 535 from Microsoft is a mid-range smartphone powered by Windows Phone that was released recently. It was welcomed by WP fans because while it offers respectable specifications, it does so at an attractive price point, which make it enticing for...

Microsoft’s Low End Lumia 330 Spotted

12/14/2014, Before the deal with Microsoft was closed, Nokia launched the X series which were smartphones powered by Android. The program didn’t get much attention when Microsoft finally completed its purchase of Nokia’s devices and services division,...

Microsoft Offers Candy Crush Saga For Windows Phone

12/11/2014, From time to time, there will be a hit game, or a breakout title, that will capture the imagination of the masses. Angry Birds which turned five today is one of them, while another franchise that has riled the feathers of some in the past by thinking it...

Sprint Rolling Out WP8.1 Update To HTC 8XT Devices

12/11/2014, A report from a few days ago suggested that the Windows Phone 8.1 update for Sprint’s HTC 8XT would arrive before the end of the year. Well the good news is that HTC 8XT owners won’t have to wait until the very end of the year to get it because...

Minecraft: Pocket Edition For Windows Phone Released

12/10/2014, Minecraft: Pocket Edition is available on popular mobile platforms, iOS and Android to be precise, it has never been released for Windows Phone but that changes today. Obviously it helps that Microsoft, the company that makes Windows Phone, purchased...

Acer To Return With Slew Of Windows Phones In 2015

12/09/2014, While Acer has dabbled in Windows Phone handsets in the past, they have largely stopped producing these devices. In fact last year we heard that Acer wanted to sit by the sidelines and see how the Windows Phone situation turned out before deciding whether...

HTC 8XT To Receive WP8.1 Update By End Of The Year

12/09/2014, While a good many Windows Phone handsets have begun to receive or have received the Windows Phone 8.1 update, there are still devices out there that have yet to receive it, like the Sprint-exclusive HTC 8XT. Well if you’re the owner of the HTC 8XT and...

Cortana Can Order You A Pizza From Domino’s

12/08/2014, Pizza chain Domino’s has been quick to embrace technology. Only recently it launched an app for the Pebble smartphone, allowing folks with this wearable device to track their pizza right from their wrist. Now Domino’s has tapped into the power...

HTC “Hima” Could Get A Windows Phone Version [Rumor]

12/08/2014, You might have heard rumors that HTC is working on a device codenamed “Hima”. The device, if the rumors are to be believed, is the successor to the HTC One M8, although it is said that it will be launch with a completely different branding come 2015....