News: Cortana gets backend update
Its been more than a month when Windows Phone 8.1 Developer Preview went live and most of the Windows Phone 8 users all over the world had updated to Windows Phone 8.1. Features like the Action Center, Cortana, Start Screen backgrounds and lots of other features were met with outstanding responses, although features like Action Center and Cortana made headlines. A few days back Cortana received an backend update that brought a bit of features.
Files: Finally a file manager for Windows Phone!
Lately we have seen “Files” hitting the store. For those who do not know what it actually is – It is an app which helps manage the files in your phone and gives a clearer insight on where your files are exactly located.
WhatsApp for Windows Phone: Hands on Review
WhatsApp for Windows Phone was pulled off from the Windows Phone Store a few weeks ago due to critical notification issues with Windows Phone 8 Update 3 and today WhatsApp came back into the Windows Phone Store with new features. WhatsApp has introduced new features such as Chat backgrounds, privacy settings and others for Windows Phone, we go hands on in this review.
News: WhatsApp back in the Windows Phone Store with New Features
A week ago we reported that WhatsApp for Windows Phone was pulled off the Windows Phone Store due to serious issues with the notifications in Windows Phone 8 Update 3 and we told you that Microsoft was working along with WhatsApp to fix this issue and get WhatsApp back in the store. Today WhatsApp has come back into the Windows Phone Store with new features. Continue
Windows Phone 8.1: Hidden USB Settings
Its been a little over a month since Windows Phone 8.1 Preview for Developers was out, and most of us updated to Windows Phone 8.1 even before the official release. Windows Phone 8.1 Preview for Developers although was some limitations like the SensorCore API’s and Lockscreen API’s aren’t unlocked. But there is also a hidden setting in the Preview for Developers, its USB settings.
News: WhatsApp pulled from the Windows Phone Store
WhatsApp is a messaging app which we all know about, right? It has been pulled from the store due to technical reasons. WhatsApp appears to be broken. This is probably due to the Windows Phone 8 Update 3. There was some kind of a critical bug in the notifications. Also, even after the release of Windows Phone 8.1, WhatsApp has not been able to repair it. So, they had to pull it out of the store. Continue
Windows Phone 8.1: Update 8.10.12382.878
On 14th April Microsoft released Windows Phone 8.1 Developer Preview and we got our phones updated with Windows Phone 8.1 and we went hands on with Windows Phone 8.1 and published a detailed review a few weeks back. Just day before yesterday Windows Phone 8.1 Developer Preview received an update. Continue
News: Nokia Lumia 630 launches in India; available starting May 16
On April 2nd at Microsoft’ Build Conference, Microsoft announced their next mobile OS, Windows Phone 8.1. During the conference, Nokia also announced their upcoming Windows Phone 8.1 devices, the Nokia Lumia 630 and the Nokia Lumia 930. A few weeks back we wrote a detailed review on Windows Phone 8.1 and on the Nokia Lumia 630. Today Nokia announced the Nokia Lumia 630 for India at its press conference in Delhi. Continue
Windows Phone 8.1: Review
On April 2nd at Microsoft’s BUILD Developer Conference, Microsoft announced their next mobile OS, the Windows Phone 8.1. Windows Phone 8.1 contains bundled features and is one major OS update for Windows Phone 8. Windows Phone 8 users around the world will be receiving this update in late May or early June. On April 14th, the Windows Phone 8.1 developer preview went live and yes our phones are now running Windows Phone 8.1 We are going to be covering the features of Windows Phone 8.1 in detail in this review. Continue
Meet Cortana: A personal Voice Assistant for Windows Phone 8.1
Yesterday in Microsoft’s first keynote at its BUILD Conference, Microsoft announced Windows Phone 8.1. One of the most admired and attention gaining feature in Windows Phone 8.1 was Cortana. Cortana is personal Voice Assistant that will replace the search feature in Windows Phones. Continue