Lumia Cyan Updates!

Cyan update hitting Lumia 920 users in UK, Italy and Spain

Lumia Cyan for UK 1020

Cyan rolls out for UK Lumia 1020

The visual is in

O2 UK enables visual voicemail for some Windows Phones

Apps

O2 releases beautiful official app for UK customers to manage their accounts

General News

Get online while abroad for just £2 a day with O2 Travel

Windows Phone News

O2 UK shares details on the Windows Phone 8.1 update, teases visual voicemail

Apps

O2 UK brings live music to Windows Phone with official Academy app

Windows Phone News

Nokia Lumia 630 now available at O2 Ireland

General News

North Eurotunnel now has Vodafone and EE service

Windows

Asus Vivo Tab Smart, Microsoft Office 365 and Nokia Lumia 625 in O2 business deal

Windows Phones

Nokia Lumia 1320 launches in Ireland for €329.99

Windows Phone News

O2 Ireland getting the Nokia Lumia 1320; still no word on availability

Windows Phone News

Pick up the Nokia Lumia 520 on PAYG with O2 UK for £79

Windows 8 Apps+Games

Check This Out: Museums of The World - explore the world from your couch

Apps

App update roundup: UK Trains, Line and Calendar Calleague updated with new improvements

Apps

Camera Beta app released for all Lumia Windows Phones with Nokia Black or Amber firmware updates

Windows Phone News

O2 UK offering Xbox One bundle with Nokia Lumia 1020, just in time for Christmas

Microsoft News

Windows Phone Central visits Microsoft UK's Reading campus to discuss apps and games

Windows Phone News

First Direct UK developing app for Windows Phone; won't be available before 2014

Apps

Nokia releases #MoWithLove app to help you grow the perfect moustashe

17

O2 developing Windows Phone app, sign up for the beta today

O2 Angel

O2 hasn't been shy when it comes to Windows Phone. The UK mobile operator has a strong selection of Windows Phones for customers to choose from, but it's also what's happening behind the scenes that's rather interesting. Not only is the company backing the platform on the store front, but we've recently covered O2 working with Microsoft on a new marketing partnership and today we're looking at My O2 Live Tiles for Windows Phone.

If you follow the O2 Lab, you'll know of all the research and various ideas the team comes up with for its products and customers. Think of it as Microsoft Research but ran by a mobile operator. The team has also been experimenting with the use of Live Tiles and My O2 allowance data on Windows Phone. My O2 is essentially the customer portal on the website and through multiple apps on different platforms, showing account details and contract status, etc.

My O2 App
A beta has been developed that's ready for O2 customers to test out.

While Data Sense is looking to be available for everyone with the GDR2 Windows Phone update, O2's app works with both Windows Phone 7 and 8 right now, which is an added bonus. So how does one get involved and sign up for the beta? Simply head on over to the beta registration form on O2's website for more details and the gateway.

Note that you'll need a My O2 account and this app may not work with some business tariffs. You can reach out to O2 with questions or feedback with the email address myo2livetiles@o2labs.co.uk. This beta period is for customers to test out the app, reporting on any issues or improvements that could be addressed. Also, be sure to head on over to our forum and enter in engaging discussion.

Source: O2 Labs; thanks to both Ian and martinmc78 for the tips!

2
loading...
19
loading...
26
loading...
0
loading...

Comments

There are 17 comments. Sign in to comment

jiffffy pop says:

AT&T, take note.

ricbon says:

Muerica Take Note!!!

Josh Harman says:

My Verizon, plus Data Sense, works just fine.

jiffffy pop says:

I don't have Verizon, so My Verizon does not work just fine.

Cubeddd says:

On days like this, I wish I never left O2 for EE

DreadVenom says:

I second that buddy. They got exclusivity on the 920 and all we have seen is the EE films app and EE recommends in the store. I don't want those, all i want is DS to see what's eating through my dam 4G.

martinmc78 says:

Thanks for the bump Mr Edmonds. More people get on board with this the better it is for everyone in the long run.

When does data sense become available, if not already? Haven't heard anything since last time you guys posted about it.

Rich Edmonds says:

Should be with the GDR2 update.

neo158 says:

Great news, I'll finally be able to ditch the current My O2 "app", if you can call it an app, for this.

Ihawks says:

Yes,at last!, i did ditch ee, t mobile, orange or whatever they call themselves these days. Best move ever. Cant wait for all the big company's and developers to get onto the win8 band wagon.

gedzum says:

Thanks for the heads up. I signed up for it.

sdc1 says:

I signed up as well. O2 is really pushing WP and it's good to see.

neo158 says:

O2 was one of the companies that pushed WP7 when that launched, I had the HD7 from them.

mr toes says:

Thanks 02 luv ya

greg2k says:

Dat girl...

envio says:

I signed up for beta and got my notification to download yesterday.  This is what the O2 app should have been all along and is all I ever wanted.  A simple way to view and keep track of my allowances, particularly data.  The app itself is simple and doesn't go beyond any basics at the moment but it works and I like it.  The Live Tiles though aren't updating very well but they are aware of that.  Good work, at last O2, keep it up!