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Microsoft Releases Photosynth for Windows Phone

Posted by on May 30, 2012 in Microsoft, Releases, Windows Phone, WP7 | 0 comments

Microsoft has released Photosynth for the Windows Phone platform today.  You might already be familiar with Photosynth, but if not, it is a panorama application that lets you capture and share panoramic images.  These images can also be shared on Bing and Bing Maps, along with Twitter and Facebook.                         Photosynth is a free app and can be downloaded from the Windows Phone Marketplace. Download: Photosynth    ...

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Facebook for Windows Phone 2.5 Released

Posted by on May 24, 2012 in Mobile, Releases, Windows Phone, WP7 | 0 comments

Another release for Facebook today, and this is for Windows Phone users!  The Facebook app has been updated to version 2.5 and brings several features and improvements. Facebook WP 2.5: Added ability to like comments Full-threaded Facebook messaging including group messaging Tagging friends using ‘with’ and ‘at’ formats and more. Current users can update via Windows Phone or download the free app from the Windows Phone Marketplace. Link                      ...

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LinkedIn App for Windows Phone Released

Posted by on May 16, 2012 in Releases, Windows Phone, WP7 | 0 comments

Those of you who use the professional network LinkedIn will be happy to know they have released an app for Windows Phone.  As usual, this app makes great use of Metro and is another great addition to the lineup of Windows Phone apps. With the LinkedIn app you can check your inbox, groups, look up your contacts, and more. LinkedIn (free) can be downloaded from the Windows Marketplace.                    ...

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GameSavvy for Windows Phone – Game News Reader

Posted by on Apr 24, 2012 in Releases, WP7 | 0 comments

Windows Phone users who like to keep up with the latest gaming news will be interested to take a look at GameSavvy.  This app pulls RSS feeds from popular gaming sites bringing the latest video game related news to your Windows Phone device. GameSavvy is free and can be found in the Marketplace....

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SkyDrive Gets Updates, New Apps, and New Storage Plans

Posted by on Apr 23, 2012 in Microsoft, Releases, Web, Windows Phone, WP7 | 0 comments

This is a huge day for SkyDrive as several big improvements and features launched today.  We knew SkyDrive is going to have great integration with Windows 8, but today we can have some of that with Windows 7 and other platforms as well. The SkyDrive blog on MSDN gives the details: SkyDrive for the Windows desktop (preview available now). View and manage your personal SkyDrive directly from Windows Explorer on Windows 8, Windows 7, and Windows Vista with this new preview app available in 106 languages worldwide. Fetching files through Easily access, browse, and stream files from a remote PC running the preview app to just about anywhere by simply fetching them via SkyDrive storage updates. A new, more flexible approach to personal cloud storage that allows power users to get additional paid storage as their needs...

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Skype 1.0 Available Now for Windows Phone

Posted by on Apr 23, 2012 in Microsoft, News, Releases, Windows Phone, WP7 | 0 comments

The Skype app for Windows Phone has been available as a beta for a few months, and today marks the official release of Skype 1.0 for Windows Phone. More language support has been added along with several features. Some of these include: portrait mode video calling support for joining audio conference calls call-in-progress notifications block and unblock contacts add new contacts Windows Phone users can download from the Marketplace....

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