English Education: Word List for Windows Phone seeks to help you increase your vocabulary
Jun24

English Education: Word List for Windows Phone seeks to help you increase your vocabulary

If you’re looking to give your vocabulary a bit of a boost, you may like to try downloading Word List to help you build your speaking and writing skills. Word List contains over thousand words with definitions that will help you with more than just increasing your vocabulary, which you can do with most any dictionary app. It’s also a great app to utilize when preparing for your SATs or GREs. There’s even a pie chart...

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Game Troopers Announces the Availability of What in the World? for Windows Phone
Jun03

Game Troopers Announces the Availability of What in the World? for Windows Phone

Game Troopers just keeps the hits flowing to Windows Phone. and Windows PCs and tablets. Following the launch of Overkill 3 on Windows 8.1 and 10 last week, the developer has now released What in the World? for Windows Phone 8.1. What in the World? is a puzzle / trivia game that was first rumored to be coming for WP late last month, and today’s announcement brings the game to the Windows Phone for the first time complete with...

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Putting Cortana on iOS and Android is Good for Microsoft, but Is It Really Good for Windows?
May27

Putting Cortana on iOS and Android is Good for Microsoft, but Is It Really Good for Windows?

Earlier this week, Microsoft announced that it would be bringing Cortana to iOS and Android. While there are certainly mostly positive and compelling reasons for Microsoft to do so, many hardcore Windows users have expressed frustration and annoyance at Redmond giving out features that they feel should be exclusive Windows 10 experiences. Windows users buy into hardware looking for a experience that screams “best on...

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Will Cortana make an appearance at the Brit Awards with Clean Bandit?
Feb22

Will Cortana make an appearance at the Brit Awards with Clean Bandit?

Microsoft Lumia UK has recently posted this video to their Youtube page, The video portrays the band Clean Bandit (love the name) on a couch getting prepared for the Brit awards. Just for those who don’t know who Clean Bandit are, they brought us the catchy tune “Rather Be” in January 2014 which topped the UK charts for four weeks and hit the number 10 slot in USA, the song then went on to be awarded a Grammy Award...

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Cortana on Project Spartan and Windows 10
Jan22

Cortana on Project Spartan and Windows 10

Continuing the Windows 10 coverage, we move onto our own personal digital assistant, Cortana. It was no big surprise that Cortana was being placed next to the Windows 10 Start menu, due to the leaked version 9899 build of Windows 10, However it was a complete surprise to see her built right into the URL bar in the universal app codename Project Spartan. Cortana is designed to work with the same ease of use found on Windows Phone 8.1,...

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