Articles by Rich Edmonds

Mehdoh
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by Rich Edmonds
Jan 05, 2014

Mehdoh is an old Twitter client, and by old I mean it has been around for some time. Forming a large user base through Windows Phone 7 and now on Windows Phone 8, not to mention the numerous releases pushed to the store, the app has come a long way. Today, you can pick...

ESPNF1
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by Rich Edmonds
Jan 04, 2014

Should you somehow be unfamiliar with Formula One racing, the sport is extremely popular with some of the fastest circuit cars in the world. Keeping on top of coverage throughout the season can prove to be rather troublesome, should you not be connected to a viable...

Calendar Calleague
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by Rich Edmonds
Jan 04, 2014

Calendars, calendars, calendars. If there was one category of apps that Windows Phone has nailed is the calendar. There's a huge selection of solutions available, each with unique and interesting UI elements and features. 2014 has kicked off with multiple updates...

8list Lead
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by Rich Edmonds
Jan 04, 2014

Craigslist (www.craigslist.com) is a popular classified advertisements website, sporting sections covering jobs, housing, services, community, gigs, résumés, and more. Windows Phone currently lacks an official app from Craigslist and thus developers are tasked with...

Bright Weather
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by Rich Edmonds
Jan 04, 2014

The visually appealing weather app for Windows Phone, Bright Weather is already available for a low fee with a trial to boot. The developer has looked at consumers who enjoy downloading apps for free and has decided to release a fully featured, free version of Bright...

Cal
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by Rich Edmonds
Jan 04, 2014

If you're not familiar with Cal, it's a new minimalist calendar client for Windows Phone. While this category of apps is already overflowing with different developers attempting to offer the perfect calendar solution, Cal is a unique experience and is well worth the...

Men's Fitness UK
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by Rich Edmonds
Jan 03, 2014

Are you a fan of keeping fit while also an avid reader of the Men's Fitness UK magazine (www.mensfitness.co.uk)? You may wish to check out the official app now available for Windows 8. We urge you to be prepared as this is a fully featured experience, packed full of...

Gamevice
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by Rich Edmonds
Jan 03, 2014

Say hello to the Gamevice, a new controller from Wikipad (www.wikipad.com), which is hoped to get consumers playing mobile games with more immersive input. For the time being, the company is working on support for both Android and Windows 8 (no Windows Phone mentioned...

Barclays Windows Phone
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by Rich Edmonds
Jan 03, 2014

It's already known that UK bank Barclays is working hard on a Windows Phone app and plans to have the client available on the store in 2014, but a recent tweet published by the official account teases that the app is currently being tested internally. The good news?...

Lumia Black
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by Rich Edmonds
Jan 03, 2014

Nokia's Lumia Black update (rolling out alongside the Update 3 from Microsoft) is still being loaded on hardware in numerous markets post-Nokia World, but should you reside in China, you're more than likely still waiting for the update to hit your Windows Phone. Today...

SysApp Pusher
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by Rich Edmonds
Jan 02, 2014

Today we're seeing a batch of updates hit the Windows Phone Store. In this roundup, we'll be looking at SysApp Pusher, My 500px and Super Calendar (yes, another update for this app). Grab a hot beverage, pull up a chair and head on past the break to see what's new in...

Nokia Normandy
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by Rich Edmonds
Jan 02, 2014

We recently covered the Nokia Normandy, a low-end Android smartphone which was reported to be in development. The news was met with both disbelief and speculation, especially with Microsoft in the process of purchasing Nokia's hardware division. Today, we're looking at...

Status Tiles
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by Rich Edmonds
Jan 02, 2014

Since Windows Phone 7 launched, there have been numerous attempts by developers to create the perfect settings and connectivity shortcut solution, but many have either fallen short and/or ceased development. So which app should you look at if you're wanting such a...

NinjaCat Bombay
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by Rich Edmonds
Dec 31, 2013

Since 2013 is coming to an end (we trust you all have your parties to attend to?), myAppFree has thrown yet another deal together for you all to grab NinjaCat Bombay for free over the next 24 hours. The deal has already kicked off, so head past the break to learn more...

WeChat
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by Rich Edmonds
Dec 31, 2013

If you're not familiar with WeChat for Windows Phone, it's a popular communication and social networking app that is available for both Windows Phone 7 and 8 owners. The service itself is more popular in China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Southeast Asia and India, boasting over...

Readit Tweet Windows 8
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by Rich Edmonds
Dec 31, 2013

Readit is a popular unofficial Reddit client for Windows Phone, but if you've been waiting for the developer to bring the experience across to larger screens, we have some good news for you as development for Windows 8 has just been announced. In a message published on...

Arabian Radio Network
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by Rich Edmonds
Dec 31, 2013

Nokia has partnered with the Arabian Radio Network (www.arnonline.com) in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to bring numerous apps for their radio stations to Windows Phone. This is a massive move for the platform since some of these stations are among the most popular in...

Lumia 520
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by Rich Edmonds
Dec 30, 2013

AdDuplex has released data showing the Lumia 520 becoming ever more popular within the Windows Phone ecosystem, low-end hardware progressing strongly in the US and a stubborn Windows Phone 7.

Windows Phone is an interesting platform to analyse when you're...

Cold Alley
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by Rich Edmonds
Dec 29, 2013

Microsoft has released Cold Alley for Windows 8.1 and RT. If you enjoy dogfights in the air, Cold Alley puts you in control of various planes for an extensive single player campaign and numerous skirmish modes to get stuck into. Fly past the break to see some screens...

MixMaster
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by Rich Edmonds
Dec 27, 2013

So you've got your headphones on full blast with your favourite playlist wrecking havoc on your ears, but just how knowledgeable are you when it comes to music in general? It's time to put everything you know to the test with MixMaster. The Windows Phone game makes use...

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