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Xbox One Smartglass App Gets Windows Phone Rollout

11/19/2013, The upcoming Xbox One console from Microsoft is set to be released this coming weekend, and it would be interesting to see how it fares in terms of sales figures compared to the Sony PS4 which managed to surpass the 1 million mark in a matter of 24 hours....

WhatsApp For Windows Phone Updated

11/17/2013, Just how much of an impact do you think that WhatsApp has had on the SMS scene where mobile carriers are concerned? After all, you fork out just a small amount for the app (free in some cases), and with a data or Wi-Fi connection, you are able to...

6tag For Windows Phone Updated, Lets You Hide Instagram Ads

11/12/2013, One of the perks of using a third-party Instagram app is that it affords you features that the official Instagram app might not have. This might include additional functions, but users of the Windows Phone 6tag app, the latest update will allow you to...

Windows Phone Global Market Share Grows Substantially In Q3

11/12/2013, Windows Phone has consistently been bringing in good numbers, we recently reported that the OS now holds over 4 percent of the U.S. smartphone market, a major increase as compared to the same time last year. Latest data from IDC reveals that Windows...

Vine Releases On Windows Phone With Live Tiles Support

11/12/2013, We previously caught a possible leak for what might be a Windows Phone 8 version of the popular micro-video social network, Vine. The leak simply had the Vine logo as part of Windows Phone 8’s Live Tiles home screen, and it looks like that leak turned...

Twitter Data Consumption Problem For Windows Phone Fixed

11/11/2013, The other day we reported that for some reason or the other, Twitter for Windows Phone had started to consume way more data than was necessary. This was due to the app constantly pulling profile images from Twitter’s servers, causing the app to use more...

BBM Rumored To Arrive On Windows Phone As Well

10/28/2013, Right now BBM is available for BlackBerry (naturally), and recently iOS and Android, but what about Windows Phone? Will BlackBerry be sending some love Microsoft’s way? Well according to Twitter account, BlackBerry Leaks, the answer is yes. The tweet...

Stephen Elop Admits Nokia Overinvested In Windows Phone On Purpose

10/28/2013, When Nokia announced a couple of years ago for forgo Symbian in favor of Microsoft’s Windows Phone handset, many were perplexed especially since Windows Phone was hardly the most profitable platform at the moment, and we guess the best alternative would...

Twitter For Windows Phone Consuming Way More Data Than Usual

10/25/2013, Heads up Windows Phone users, if you’re using Twitter heavily on your Windows Phone device, you might want to delete the app or turn it off ASAP because according to reports, it seems that Twitter for Windows Phone is eating up way more data than...

Instagram To Arrive On Windows Phone In The Coming Weeks

10/22/2013, We have heard the back and forth about how Instagram would be making its way onto Windows Phone, although last we heard, it was a big no. Well the good news is that for whatever reason that Instagram chose not to launch on Windows Phone, they have decided...

Microsoft Starts Bringing More Web Apps To Windows Phone

10/21/2013, If there’s one thing that the Windows Phone platform lacks it would be apps. While there are developers who are creating decent third-party alternatives to some popular apps, such as Instagram, there are some apps that lack even third-party...

Samsung ATIV S Hack Delivers 3 Column Live Tiles

10/20/2013, Don’t you just love hacks? And by that, I mean it to be of the good kind, not the hacks that make life miserable for everyone in the case of identity theft. Well, here we are with word that some folks over at the XDA-Dev forum have had a fun time...