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Developers: How to enable Fast app resume for Windows Phone 8

Developers: How to enable Fast app resume for Windows Phone 8

November 19, 2012 1 Comment

Microsoft has finally posted on MSDN the much needed resources needed in developing apps that fast resume.  This is not to be confused with the Fast App Switching (FAS) feature that leaves applications preserved in memory only to quickly resumes in the same state it was in when navigated away. With fast resume, apps from the start screen […]

“General The Destroyer” shows off his new found sorcery…

“General The Destroyer” shows off his new found sorcery…

November 17, 2012 1 Comment

Recently, Nokia enthusiast “General The Destroyer” got his hands on the Nokia Lumia 920, only to uncover the secret wizardry that it contains..Take a look below(video contains expletives and sorcery): Video Description: The Destroyer takes the Nokia Lumia 920 Pureview low light technology into its paces. Not only was that not the most impressive display […]

Windows Phone Hacker’s Preview of Homebrew Notification Center

Windows Phone Hacker’s Preview of Homebrew Notification Center

November 17, 2012 1 Comment

Microsoft’s Thomas Fennel recently revealed that in the developing stages of the Windows Phone 8 platform  they were considering a notification center after all. In an interview he simply states that this release of Windows Phone would not feature a notification system because “we ran out of time”. He also noted that it was very important […]

Turn N Run Coming November, 21st on Windows Phone for Xbox

Turn N Run Coming November, 21st on Windows Phone for Xbox

November 17, 2012 No Comments

Turn N Run, a game developed by Spider Jacks creator MaxNick is coming next Wednesday as the Xbox title of the week for only 0.99¢. This title is set to be compatible for both Windows Phone 7 and 8 devices. Check out the trailer for iOS  and description of game below: Turn N Run Description: The world has turned…use a […]

Gwen Stefani Windows Phone 8 commercials now avaliable online (UPDATED)

Gwen Stefani Windows Phone 8 commercials now avaliable online (UPDATED)

November 12, 2012 5 Comments

Yesterday we reported a “rumor” that known celebrities “Jay-Z” and “Gwen Stefani” would star in their very own advert for the Windows Phone platform and that it would be launching very soon. Little did we know, that soon would be today! Below is what seems to be the first two 15 second advertisements for Stefani’s very own HTC 8X […]

Best Buy Preorders for Nokia Lumia 920 Now Avaliable

Best Buy Preorders for Nokia Lumia 920 Now Avaliable

November 7, 2012 1 Comment

Now available, the Nokia Lumia 920 for pre order on BestBuy.com! Click your color to visit and preorder for the low, low price of 99.99. Check it out below

Windows Phone Team Discusses New Lock Screen On Latest Blog

Windows Phone Team Discusses New Lock Screen On Latest Blog

November 4, 2012 2 Comments

Recently, The Windows Phone team was asked several Q&A questions about the announced Windows Phone 8 Lock Screen. Below are brief points highlighted on the interview. Check it out! The new Windows Phone 8 Start screen, with its new resizable Live Tiles, colors, and other improvements, has been getting lots of well-deserved attention since it’s […]

Nokia’s Own Mobile Site Confims $149.99 for Lumia 920 on At&t

Nokia’s Own Mobile Site Confims $149.99 for Lumia 920 on At&t

November 4, 2012 1 Comment

Although I wouldn’t consider this to be official just yet, it seems that Nokia’s mobile site (lumia920.12dld.mobi) ,has let the 149.99 cat out of the bag! The top tile clearly indicates the pricing for the Lumia 920, and when tapped, links you to vendors that may have them available upon launch. Lets just hope that […]

New Footage Of Havok Gaming Engine running on Windows Phone 8

New Footage Of Havok Gaming Engine running on Windows Phone 8

November 4, 2012 No Comments

With the BUILD conference now over, MSDN  has made available their full collection of seminars online. During the “Windows Phone 8: Native C/C++ Game Development” held October 30 2012, by speakers Sam George and havoks own Ross Odwyer, we get to see havok running on the Windows Phone at pretty decent frames. For those who aren’t aware of havok’s presence in gaming […]

New Extended look at “The Surface Movement” TV commercial

New Extended look at “The Surface Movement” TV commercial

November 3, 2012 1 Comment

Below is an extended look at footage from the school girls scene of “The Microsoft Surface Movement” TV commercial. Take a look!: Pretty cool!, no word on if this will appear on TV or if there will be new advertisement for the Surface..MBGW Source: YouTube

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New Video Of Windows Phone 8.1/Blue On A Nokia Lumia 920

Unleashthephones has just released another exclusive video of a Nokia Lumia 920 device running the upcoming Windows Phone 8.1...

Microsoft Releases 2 Commercials Featuring Video Footage From The New Nokia Lumia Icon On Verizon

Below is another video featuring the Honestly campaign ran by Microsoft, showing off the features of the device while...

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