Microsoft’s Windows 10 Anniversary Update started rolling out for Windows Phones a few weeks ago, but not all devices received it OTA. The HP Elite X3 for one hasn’t received the Update yet, and now we’ve just been notified that the Vaio Phone Biz has had its update pushed back as well. Citing issues with […]
Microsoft’s grand strategy with Windows 10 Mobile was to let 3rd party OEMs carry the weight of the hardware ecosystem, rather than Microsoft Mobile/Nokia, but as AdDuplex’s data has shown this has been far from the case. Now it seems there has been another example of the failure of the strategy, with relatively high profile OEM […]
In this week’s podcast, we are talking about some of the latest Windows Phone news, including things like Panorama Mode coming to all Windows 10 Mobile devices, Xbox One game streaming to Windows Phone, and a lot more! Here are some of the stories we covered in the podcast today: Panorama mode comes to all […]
ProShot is a fantastic app for those who want more control of their Windows Phone camera and has had a strong presence in the Windows Store for years. The developers, RiseUpGames decided to start fresh and rebuild the app for Windows...Show More Summary
It's finally happening! The HP Elite x3 is starting its rollout in Europe and other areas, and we've managed to get our hands on one! As with all Windows phones, it's our job to unbox and take a first look at what you can expect with each new handset. Show More Summary
Developer Madfinger has confirmed it will soon end support for its popular free-to-play zombie first person shooter game Dead Trigger 2 for the Windows Phone platform. ...
In recent months we have seen many companies abandon Windows Phone apps, but not Game Troopers, who today unusually rewarded loyal users by updating their very first Windows store game, Tiny Troopers, first introduced 4 years ago. As a reminder, in Tiny Troopers players take control of a platoon of diminutive crack soldiers and deploy […]
Publisher Game Troopers has released updates to both Tiny Troopers and its sequel Tiny Troopers 2: Special Ops for Windows Phone and Windows 10. The updates fix some bugs found in each game in the action-strategy series. ...
While Windows 10 Mobile brought USB OTG (on-the-go) support out of the box, the USB Type-C arrived at the same time to ruin your party. Essentially, this meant that you couldn't use your microUSB flash drives or those cheap microUSB-to-USB adapters to move data to-and-from your phone, or add some extra storage as and when you need....
Trivia Crack released its Windows Phone app back in 2014. Just about two years later, the company is killing its Windows Phone app. In an email to a customer, the company stated that its app will no longer be available from the Microsoft Store. However, if you already have the app installed, you’ll still be […]
Say what you will about Windows Phone, but Lumia devices have always had solid cameras. One thing Windows the Windows camera app doesn’t include by default, however, is a panorama mode. Seriously, if you wanted to shoot a Panorama on the Lumia 950 or 950 XL, you have to download a separate app. Show More Summary
Developer Etermax has ended support for its popular game Trivia Crack for Windows and Windows Phone. The game is no longer available for download in the Windows Store. ...
Windows 10 Mobile accounts now for 14 percent of all Windows phone devices on the market according to the latest AdDuplex Report for August. The number is a significant increase from 11 percent in June and doubled its previous monthly...Show More Summary
Windows 10 Mobile was released earlier this year. The OS still isn’t available on a lot of popular Windows Phone devices, which prevented it from gaining a lot of market share. Back in July, the OS claimed 11.9% of the market share, which is pretty poor when compared to Windows Phone 8.1 — which claimed […]
Microsoft today released an update for Outlook Groups app in Windows Store. This is a minor update which includes fixes to prevent frequent crashes of the app and some performance improvements. Change log: – Stability fixes to prevent frequent crashes of the app – Performance optimizations for DB Outlook Groups enables you to engage with […]
Windows Phone 8.1 and Windows 10 Mobile smartphone owners who are also planning to attend the massive DragonCon fantasy and science fiction event in Atlanta on September 2-5 will get some extra help. The official app for the convention is now available to download from the Windows Store. ...
Microsoft Lumia 525 was hacked to run a different OS: the Android 6.0 Marshmallow.
Microsoft is continuing its reduction of its online Windows phone footprint, an act which began earlier with its shuttering of Windows Phone support and Lumia voices channels. Now the firm is closing down not only localised Lumia accounts like @Lumia US, @LumiaUK, and @LumiaIndia but also shutting down @LumiaHelp as its first point of contact […]
AT&T FamilyMap helps users in keeping track of their family location and it allows you to track up to 10 person using an account. In addition to location tracking, users can also get alerts when the kids arrive at defined places (home, school, parks, friend’s house). For example, setup a schedule to receive a text […]
Recently, Microsoft cut the price of the Lumia 950 XL to only $499 in the United States. Now, the device is available for only £336 from Ebuyer in the UK. If you are looking for a new Windows Phone, this is indeed a really good deal. The device comes with Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 octa-core processor, with […]