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Photoplay Windows Phone 8

We've covered Photoplay in the past and more recently took a quick look at an upcoming update that was to introduce push notifications and Live Tile support. This new release is now available and has been pushed out to the store. If you're not familiar with the brand, Photoplay is an Instagram-like service that enables consumers to utilise smartphones for photography and share shots on social networks, as well as their own.

To serve as a reminder, here's what is new in version 1.2:

  • Users can reply to comments but just tapping left edge of the screen near the comment you wish to reply to
  • It's now possible to receive notifications about comments, likes, new followers, replies, reposts and feed updates with new photos from favourite users
  • Animated Live Tiles with feed photos, simply pin the app tile to your homescreen
  • Performance improvements
  • Stability improvements

You can download Photoplay from the Windows Phone Store (Windows Phone 8 only). Thanks, zhoulhas, for the tip!

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15Nada says:

I love this app ,, my user name is Nada15 follow me :)

trokpa says:

Hey Nada. Hello. I'm a big fan !! :) (trokpa)

15Nada says:

Thanks, ur great too

aerosmillie says:

Poor photoplay...instance came out and that was that!

kirklyt says:

Love Photoplay for releasing the app for WP at the same time w/ iOS and Android.

nessinhaw says:

i find Photoplay a lot better than Instahipster lol
downloaded Instance just to see what's all about Instagram...honestly, no big deal '-' and i have few friends who use it!
i actually prefer Photoplay with all the strangers i added from WPCentral forum XD

HM02 says:

Photoplay is a pretty app. I just keep forgetting about it haha

NH3MAN says:

Photoplay seems to have a lot of young girl selfies but the content is slowly getting better.  That being said the filters are much better than instagram and are quicker than using a photo editor.  I will use the filters and save into an album to upload or share on other social sites.

TruPlaya187 says:

Does anybody know how to check the likes and comment that people wrote about your pics... Because its like before when you saw every like, added person...etc for everybody....kind of hard just the see your likes...etc

type_9 says:

Tap on the add comment icon to see comments. My username: daydreamcycle
It's lonely out there.

Corben01 says:

My nickname: Corben01. I like this app.