Nokia Chat Beta for Lumia smartphones updated, brings NFC support

Nokia has just updated its Nokia Chat app for Lumia smartphones. The new Nokia Chat 1.1 beta brings some new features, bug fixes and performance and visual improvements. What's New in beta 1.1? Tap+Send (NFC) Between Lumia Phones – If you have a Lumia with NFC, you can tap+send your chat address, the details of anyone on your chat contact list, and Nokia Chat itself to another NFC-equipped Lumia.  It's a great way to grow your contact...

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Twitter app for Windows Phone updated, gets photo filters, Vine playback and much more

Twitter app for Windows Phone just got updated with some new features. What's new? Check the changelog after the break. New features: Lens app integration An improved tweet composition experience with photo filter support. Just tap the camera icon to capture an image from your phone’s viewfinder, or pull in a shot from your Cameral Roll. Then apply one of 8 new filters Play embedded Vine videos directly from within tweets Save tweeted...

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Facebook is Killing 3rd Party Apps for Windows Phone Devices

In what could be Facebook trying to leverage the most ad dollars it could possibly get out it's mobile users  they sent a letter to Microsoft demanding that apps that "infringe Facebook's trademark" be removed from the Windows Phone store. This means that most 3rd party apps that make your Facebook experience better on your Windows Phone device will be disappearing very shortly. You can check out the full list of affected apps below....

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Nokia Chat for Windows Phone available now on Nokia Beta Labs

Nokia has released the first beta of the Nokia Chat app for Windows Phone 7 and Windows Phone 8.   The first beta release of Nokia Chat for Windows Phone includes the following features: Person to Person Messaging: Reach millions of Nokia Chat and Yahoo! Messenger users across different mobile and computer platforms. Push Notifications and Live Tile Updates: Receive new message notifications, preview new messages, and see how many...

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Windows Phone Twitter Client Rowi is Bringing Back Colored Tiles With Next Update

Rowi let it leak on their Facebook page that they will soon have a clear tile available for it's Windows Phone 8 users. Right now the live tile on start screen is black... that's all, no choice black. Soon however Rowi will give you the option of a clear tile which lets your accent color come through. (If the tile is black it blocks the color from coming through.)  While is not something new in general being that all tiles you see in...

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Bluetooth Sharing for Lumia Devices

One feature that is not found on Windows Phone is been the ability to share files via Bluetooth. This was an enormously important selling point of feature and smartphones just a few years ago, but recently has not really seen much spotlight. There are perhaps a couple of reasons for this, firstly that it is just not that relevant any more. It has been superseded by the more power efficient and simpler to use NFC, which has found its...

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