Mango Apps: USA Today Releases Windows Phone 7.5 UpdateOctober 11, 2011 No Comments
YES!!!! One of the apps I have been dying for a Mango version of is finally here. The USA Today app has been updated and it brings tons of new features, mango updates and a few fixes and upgrades.
. You can check out our review here.
Mango Update Includes:
USA TODAY version 1.5 for Mango!
New features include:
- Primary Live Tile now with current weather conditions on the flip side
- Secondary Live Tiles that display our popular photo galleries (News, Sports and Celebrities)
- Support for fast app switching
- App Connect Support (integration with Bing search)
- Loading/Launch screen freeze upon app upgrade
- Stability and speed optimizations
Thanks for your patience and feedback!
Existing features (introduced in v1.1):
- Latest news videos on a dedicated video panel
- Sub-section headlines: hold down any of the section tiles to bring up a list of sub-sections to choose from, i.e. Sports > MLB headlines. Tile will default to that subsection.
- Photo caption and credit for articles
- Recall last league viewed in Scores
- Major League Soccer scores added
- Celsius toggle for weather temps
- Support for international weather locations (limited maps)
- Weather alerts on current conditions screen
- Various bug fixes
The latest news stories, sports scores, weather and photos youâ€™ve come to expect from USA TODAY are now available for your Windows Phone. Staying informed on the go has never been this quick, easy or enjoyable.
- Browse and read stories from News, Money, Sports, Life, Tech and Travel.
- Stories can be shared via email, text message, Twitter, or Facebook.
- Review the latest sports scores for NFL, MLB, NBA, NHL, college football and college basketball.
- Filter college scores down to your favorite conferences.
- Get live weather conditions, up-to-the minute personal radar and the five day forecast at your current location, or for a set of your favorite locations.
- Review national weather maps including Doppler radar, temperature and
- Flip through the dayâ€™s best photos from news, sports, celebrities, science, travel and weather or play them back as a slideshow.
- Share your favorite photo galleries with friends via email.
USA TODAY Snapshots
- Scan through USA TODAY Snapshots, and vote on a poll question for each.
- Review responses from all users.