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Windows 8/RT: Mail, Calendar, People, and Messaging Apps Updated (details)

Windows 8/RT: Mail, Calendar, People, and Messaging Apps Updated (details)

May 31, 2013 2 Comments

Microsoft has recently updated its Mail, Calendar, People, and Messaging Apps and its available now on the Windows Store.   Release notes Improved performance and reliability in Mail, Calendar, People, and Messaging. What’s new in Mail: Create, rename, and delete folders. Flag messages and view all flagged messages. Filter for unread messages and choose when ...

Skype’s ‘GroupMe’ App Gets Updated (Huge Changes)

Skype’s ‘GroupMe’ App Gets Updated (Huge Changes)

August 28, 2012 1 Comment

GroupMe has been updated recently and it has added not only a new look but a bunch of new features and changes. New in 3.5 for Windows Phone Bug fixes, significant performance improvements, and cool new features requested by our users, including: A cleaner, better chat interface Likes! A news feed Tappable URLs Pinch & ...

Popular IOS Messaging App Talk.To Coming Soon to Windows Phone

Popular IOS Messaging App Talk.To Coming Soon to Windows Phone

August 11, 2012 2 Comments

Popular messaging app on IOS and Android ‘Talk.to is coming to Windows Phone soon. On their website they feature the platforms that they support and Windows Phone is listing right below Android listed as coming soon. The app supports Free SMS, Facebook Chat, Google Talk, Group Messaging and more   About talk.to Talk.to is an ...

Samsung Brings “Chat On” to Windows Phone

Samsung Brings “Chat On” to Windows Phone

June 7, 2012 1 Comment

.Samsung has published their cross platform messaging app “Chat On” on the Windows Phone Marketplace. Features Include: Profile page Animated messages (via drawing) Location info Calendar Multimedia sharing (and storage) Group chat Interaction Rank The app is totally free but only for Samsung Windows Phone devices. Enjoy! Download for Free (Samsung Devices)   via wpcentral

Windows Phone: Sending Messages to Offline Facebook Contacts Now Enabled

Windows Phone: Sending Messages to Offline Facebook Contacts Now Enabled

May 14, 2012 1 Comment

The Facebook messenger built in to Windows Phone and specifically the messaging hub works really well. The only downside to it (to me) was the fact that you couldn’t send messages to users that were offline. Even if you were in the middle of talking to them and they had just logged off. Now it ...

GroupMe Gets Updated (Now Published by Microsoft)

GroupMe Gets Updated (Now Published by Microsoft)

March 11, 2012 1 Comment

Last month we gave you a heads up that the GroupMe app was back on the marketplace. Now it has been updated but since the developer has changed from GroupMe (who Skype purchased last year) to Microsoft (who purchased Skype), those who already have the old app are not going to get the update automatically ...

GroupMe is Back on the Marketplace – Now With Mango (Skype)

GroupMe is Back on the Marketplace – Now With Mango (Skype)

February 28, 2012 No Comments

Last year, GroupMe (a texting service) magically vanished from the Windows Phone marketplace after Skype purchased it and the Microsoft Purchased Skype (not necessarily in that order). Now it is back on the marketplace and it learned a few Mango tricks along the way. RECENT UPDATES: Pin groups to start Live tile notifications Fast app ...

Cross Platform SMS Service ‘HeyWire’ Lands on Windows Phone

Cross Platform SMS Service ‘HeyWire’ Lands on Windows Phone

January 24, 2012 2 Comments

The popular cross platform free SMS Service KeyWire has just landed on the Windows Phone marketplace. Unlike other messaging services, HeyWire uses real SMS messages. You can even send ‘test’ messages to non-smartphone devices through this application. Don’t want to pay to text? Try HeyWire Free to Download App Info: Text Free (Real SMS) to the ...

WhatsApp: Launching Today or Early Tomorrow

WhatsApp: Launching Today or Early Tomorrow

September 23, 2011 No Comments

There is no longer any need to speculate about when WhatsApp will hit the Windows Phone Marketplace. The WhatsApp twitter account received an inquiry about the private beta and this was their response: “Thank you for your message and your interest. We should release a public version on the marketplace within the next 24 hours, ...

WhatsApp Searching For C# Developer: App Coming to Windows Phone?

WhatsApp Searching For C# Developer: App Coming to Windows Phone?

August 7, 2011 No Comments

WhatsApp, the very popular group messaging service with over 15 million users is searching for a client-side developer with skills including C# development. Since Windows Phone is the only mobile OS using C#, it only makes sense to assume that WhatsApp is making the jump to Windows Phone finally. Here is the job posting: Client ...

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HTC ONE (M8) For Windows Officially Announced & Now Available For Verizon Wireless (Press Release)

HTC offers Windows platform on flagship device, blends premium hardware with unique software experience BELLEVUE, WA – August 19,...

Watch Microsoft’s New Windows Phone Ad Featuring Instagram, OneDrive, Amazing Photos, & Cortana (VIDEO)

Check out the latest ad by Microsoft showcasing the Nokia Lumia 1020 with Instagram and OneDrive and the newly,...

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