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Mango Apps: MyThings Gets Updated – Won Me Back

November 15, 2011 1 Comment

Anyone fans of this site might have realized already my obsession with task management apps. I am so busy most of the time that I really do need them in order to make it out of the day alive. We reviewed the MyThings app awhile back with a pretty good score. It recently was updated […]

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Mango Apps: gMaps Updated – New Features

November 14, 2011 No Comments

The popular mapping app gMaps on Windows Phone by Alexey Strakh has gone Mango. Yes it has your regular fast app switching which we have grown to love on all Mango infused apps but it also packs a huge list of new features. New features: Compass Latitude background agent New bicycle layer Ability to hide […]

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Nokia City Scene Makes It’s Way to the N9 (Windows Phone Next?) video

November 7, 2011 No Comments

The Nokia Research Center has been showing off their Nokia City Scene which right now is only available on the Nokia N9. With plans of expanding this service to other cities being that right now only a few dozen are covered. It be a safe bet to that Nokia plans on bringing this over to […]

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Nokia Maps Coming to ALL Windows Phones Soon

November 1, 2011 1 Comment

We can be using Nokia Maps on our HTC, Samsung, LG, etc. devices as early as only a few weeks. CNET reports that even though Nokia Drive and Nokia Music might be exclusive to branded Nokia devices. Nokia Maps will be making the jump to all other devices. The app will be available for free […]

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3D Maps Coming to Nokia Windows Phones? Nokia Maps Found in Marketplace

October 2, 2011 No Comments

First, an anonymous tipster sent WinRumors images of a marketing package. The posters were supposedly displayed briefly at T-Mobile’s corporate headquarters in Germany. This portion of the poster roughly translates into “With Nokia drive safely at the finish – including 3D representation and voice-controlled navigation. New Operating System:  Windows phone 7.5 (Mango) Brilliant 3.7 ” […]

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Microsoft & Bing Launch We’re In App on Windows Phone

August 18, 2011 7 Comments

Microsoft (Bing) have launched a cool new app on Windows Phone. It is called “We’re in” at it is an app that helps you see where your friends are and organize get togethers. It works by just making an account which it requires just a picture of you and your phone number. No one can […]

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Mango Voice to Text the Perfect Car Companion

August 4, 2011 No Comments

We all know why it’s illegal to talk on your cell and drive. It’s even when people text and drive, but there are people who really don’t like to be disconnected with the world. Lucky for us Voice-to- text is coming with the Mango update this Fall. Voice-to -text will work with your car’s Bluetooth […]

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Microsoft Publishes MapStalt App – Add or Modify Places on Open Street Maps

August 3, 2011 No Comments

Microsoft has published a pretty cool new app to the marketplace. It is called MapStalt and with the app you can essentially add new places to  a map if it is missing a business, details, etc. It is a pretty clever way to get users to do alot of the dirty work when it comes […]

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Mango: Bing Maps to Incorporate Directories

May 24, 2011 No Comments

Another interesting addition that will come to Bing in the Fall is the integration of directories for indoor locations. Going into a crowded mall will never be more efficient. Bing will allow you to access the venue and through your phone you will be able to map out where you would find the stores, plus it […]

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MyThings Lite Task Manager Hits WP7

May 23, 2011 No Comments

We reviewed MyThings a few days ago and we gave the app a pretty good score. Now the developer has released a free light version of the application for Windows Phone 7. The main differences that I see are – no live tiles nor notifications on this light version. Also, your are limited to 5 tasks […]

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Nokia Begins to Advertise the Lumia 710 – Welcome to the Amazing Everyday (video)

With the Lumia 800 being Nokia’s flagship Windows Phone at the moment, its no wonder that it has been getting...

Lenovo LePhone S2 Running Windows Phone Coming 2012

Lenovo announced yesterday its LePhone S2 running Android which seemed to kill any chance of them making a Windows...