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Newegg for Windows Phone updated with Canadian support

Newegg for Windows Phone has been updated to support Canada. Newegg is one of the most popular online shopping portals for electronics. You'll probably find yourself buying a part or two from Newegg if you're building a PC. From time to time it's also a great site for finding deals on Windows Phones. Just last week we found the unicorn Lumia 1520.3 for just $494 on Newegg. Now our friends north of the border can enjoy the Windows Phone app.

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How to set up Apps Corner on Windows Phone 8.1 GDR1

Apps Corner is one of the new features that Windows Phone 8.1 GDR1 brings. In a nutshell, it lets you set up a custom Start screen on your device, where you can share only the apps you choose with the people you let use your phone. This is great for showing off your phone, while hiding private information from emails, calendar, and photos. This is also handy in setting up phones for employees, students, or coworkers, by exporting your Apps Corner settings from your phone and importing it onto other phones.

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BlackBerry is so far doing an admirable job with their popular BBM app for Windows Phone. Although still technically an open beta, the app is markedly improved with each update. Today, that trend continues with a new 100.0.0.23 build going out to users right now.

Although a changelog is not listed in the Store, BlackBerry is sending out emails with a full list of changes. Here is what they are reporting to testers.

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AutoDesk has released SketchBook Pro 7, the latest version of their desktop drawing software for Windows. Additionally, AutoDesk is following the lead of Adobe and others in creating a subscription model for SketchBook. The app is free to download, but you'll need a paid membership to unlock more features.

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MemoLocation is a handy Windows Phone app that lets you pin a location on a map and receive toast notifications when you return to that point.

The interface is simple and straightforward with MemoLocation and I can see the app coming in handy to remember where you parked your car, where you left your beach gear, where your favorite fishing hole is or your campsite. Available for low-memory devices, MemoLocation has a wide range of uses.

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Amazon.in, the Indian affiliate of Amazon.com is an online marketplace offering customers a vast selection of products with a world-class e-commerce platform. While the Amazon app has been in the Windows Phone Store for a long time now, Amazon India customers had to wait until today to access the storefront from their Windows Phone devices. The Android and iOS apps for Amazon.in had launched last year.

The official Amazon.in app allows customers to browse, search, and shop from a selection of 17 million products across a broad range of categories from anywhere on their Windows Phone devices.

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OBD Auto Doctor is a must-have Windows Phone app for the home mechanics and auto enthusiasts. Have a vehicle that's outside the manufacturer warranty? Maybe you like to do repairs yourself and avoid costly trips to the dealer. OBD Auto Doctor is an app aimed at people who fit those descriptions.

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Newsly Reader is a fantastic news reader app for Windows Phone that went under our radar last month. I'm glad that I've discovered it now, and have been using it since a couple of days. Developed by Nemanja Stancic, a Serbian developer, Newsly Reader is a full content news reader and allows you to read from your favorite news sources and RSS feeds in one place sorted in the way you like it.

You can pick from featured sources (bummed that WPCentral is not listed there) or from a variety of categories. You can also search for topics and feeds to find favorite sources or discover new ones.

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If your company happens to use Novell iPrint as their IT solution for mass printing, then get ready to go grab their app, now available for Windows Phone 8.x.

Novell iPrint (www.novell.com/products/iprint) lets users access print directly from their Windows Phone, which should be extremely useful for those in enterprise and who need something physical at a meeting.

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Update: Looks like this was pushed early and not meant to be public. The beta has now been pulled and is no longer published.

Update 2: And now it is back again and you can download at will!

The Wunderlist beta app is now available on Windows Phone. Just last week we learned that the third version of Wunderlist would be arriving on Windows and Windows Phone 'soon.' Turns out that meant today, because you can download the beta right now.

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Viber picks up big update for Windows Phone

An updated Viber for Windows Phone is now available. Head into the Windows Phone Store and you'll find version 4.2.1 of the popular messaging and calling service.

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Bing has just updated a handful of their apps for Windows Phone. You'll find updates for Finance, Health & Fitness, News and Weather available today. Are we getting a huge update with new features? Nope, looks like just bug fixes.

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BOX8 is a popular Indian food chain in Mumbai, India. The Quick Service Restaurant chain offers fresh and healthy alternative food options to young working professionals. Starting with one outlet in 2011, the company now owns 25 outlets across the city and claims to sell over 100,000 boxes each month.

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Update Just after the Viber app was updated, it was apparently pulled entirely from the Windows Phone Store. We have contacted Microsoft and Viber to find out what is going on with the Windows Phone version.

Original story The popular Viber messaging app for Windows Phone just received a new update today in the Windows Phone Store that offers some new features, additions and improvements, including a new Hold & Talk feature for instant voice messages.

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