Android Coming to Windows Mobile?
Apr28

Android Coming to Windows Mobile?

There are rumors galore that Microsoft will announce that Windows 1o for Mobile devices will be able to run Android apps.  The source for these rumor seems to be coming from one Paul Thurrott who has pretty good track record of predicting Microsoft's next move's.  So the real question here is what does that mean for Windows Mobile users and Microsoft itself? At face value this seem like a HUGE win for Windows Mobile users.  I mean the...

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Windows 10 Devices to be Android App Friendly?
Mar26

Windows 10 Devices to be Android App Friendly?

Windows Phone is now officially a mature OS with all the bells and whistles you expect from your OS.  It's got from Cortana, to Here Maps, to the action center it looks, feels and acts like a modern smartphone OS.  However one of the ways it still lags is the App count.  Microsoft has been working very hard to court developers but it's still an uphill battle since the user base isn't as large as iOS or Android. Now there are reports...

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Google Takes It’s Ball and Goes Home Softcard to be an Android Only App
Feb26

Google Takes It’s Ball and Goes Home Softcard to be an Android Only App

In a move that I guess shouldn't really surprise anyone Google has pulled the mobile wallet service Softcard from all App Stores and is only bringing it back for Android devices.  For those of you not familiar with the service Softcard is a NFC based mobile wallet that allows you swipe to pay for items it was bought by Google few months back. This move is to compete with Apple Pay...Softcard was the payment system backed by all the...

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Amazon Music Coming Soon to Windows Phone?
Feb19

Amazon Music Coming Soon to Windows Phone?

While the Windows Phone app gap has gotten a lot smaller in the past year there are still some large companies that don't have a their full suite of apps on Windows Phone....one such of these companies is Amazon.  There is an Amazon store app, Amazon Kindle app yet the Amazon Prime Music app is still missing.  Now it has been found out on a Amazon forum board from a customer service reply that it should be coming soon. "...the Amazon...

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Official Path App Now on Windows Phone

Path is a very popular app for both iOS and Android and it's now available on Windows Phone. Path is another social network with a twist because it's more private and you are not sharing your posts with everyone only the people you choose. It's a smaller social circle rather than a huge network, and you can now connect on your Windows device. Path is a beta app but it's not a port or a complete third-party app; it's made by a company...

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Instagram for Windows Phone now available

There has been much fanfare today about Instagram finally releasing an official app for Windows Phone devices and for good reason. Instagram symbolized Windows Phone "app issue" in a nut shell and having the official Instagram app on board would go a long way with consumers perception of the Fledgling OS. That' finally happened today with the release of Instagram for Windows Phone, even if it's just a beta. Lets be clear: even though...

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