Posts Tagged ‘Marketplace’

Bigflix App For Windows Phone Is Here – Stream Movies At A Nominal Fee

Bigflix App For Windows Phone Is Here – Stream Movies At A Nominal Fee

So you want to watch a movie on your phone, but you don’t have a copy of it? If you have a fast connection, you might want to try streaming it on your Windows Phone, as Bigflix launched its Windows Phone app today. They have Android and iOS version already, and you can stream movies on the go using their apps.

WhatsApp Pulled From Windows Phone Marketplace Due To “Security Issues”

WhatsApp Pulled From Windows Phone Marketplace Due To “Security Issues”

Something that has been irritating me over the last weekend has been WhatsApp’s disappearance from the Windows Phone Marketplace. I had it installed on my HTC HD7, which my brother happened to uninstall mistakenly. And then I got the Lumia 610 for review. I decided to go install WhatsApp on both the phones, but to my utter shock, it was nowhere to be found.

Windows Phone Users: You’ll Need To Have WP 7.5 Mango At Least To Download Apps

Windows Phone Users: You’ll Need To Have WP 7.5 Mango At Least To Download Apps

If you’re a Windows Phone user running a version of the OS older than Mango (Windows Phone 7.5), then here’s something that is going to effect you – Microsoft will soon disallow downloading/updating/buying of apps on such devices.

Microsoft mentioned a couple of changes to the Marketplace experience today. The first change,…

Sneak Peek into Twabbit – the upcoming Twitter client for WP7

Sneak Peek into Twabbit – the upcoming Twitter client for WP7

 Another twitter app? WP7 marketplace already has many clients like Rowi, Mehdoh, Seesmic, Pergerine, TweetCaster, TweetIt! etc. But it still lacks a perfect twitter client. Something like Gravity for Symbian and Plume/Twicca for Android. Twabbit begs to be different. It is very far from being perfect, but can do a lot of tricks which many mature apps accross various platforms only dream of. The…

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ChevronWP7 Labs discontinues $9 Unlock Tool

ChevronWP7 Labs discontinues $9 Unlock Tool

The world is sure coming to an end, atleast for WP7. After MetroTube ( one of the best youtube client) and Mehdoh ( one of most popular Twitter client), ChevronWP7 has decided to discontinue its $9 unlock tool. New developers and users will now have to shed $99 to unlock their devices. ChevronWP7 had agreed with Microsoft to sell 10,000 tokens…

Spotify strikes Windows Phone Marketplace today

Spotify strikes Windows Phone Marketplace today

Popular music streaming service Spotify is coming soon to WP7 marketplace. And coming soon means real soon here. Spotify will be live in the next 24 hours. We’ll update the post with link to marketplace as soon as Spotify goes live so keep watching this space.

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Windows Phone Marketplace Comes To 19 More Countries, And More

Windows Phone Marketplace Comes To 19 More Countries, And More

Just a quick heads up guys, Microsoft has added 19 more countries to it’s list of markets where it’s application store, the Marketplace, can be accessed. This number adds up to the existing number of 16 markets, taking the total to 35.

Here’s the list of those 19 markets that have been added:

Brazil Chile Colombia Czech Republic Denmark Finland Greece Hungary India Japan Netherlands Norway Poland Portugal Russia South Africa South Korea Sweden Taiwan

Seven…

Microsoft Shows Off The Web Version Of Marketplace, We Rejoice

Microsoft Shows Off The Web Version Of Marketplace, We Rejoice

Up until now, to access the Marketplace on your computer, you’d have to install the Zune software first. Sort of irritating to know that to merely access the application store, you’d have to download ~100 MB software and install it. Personally, I find it very, very irritating.

But now, Microsoft seems to have realised that it’s not really fair to force the users into doing something. And so, they have…

How To: Download Apps On Windows Phone From Phone And PC

How To: Download Apps On Windows Phone From Phone And PC

Well, Windows Phone 7 is quite new and many do not know a lot about it. Did you know you can actually download apps from the Marketplace on your computer. Moreover, purchase an app even when your Windows Phone is not connected to the computer and the app will be installed on your device within 24 hours OTA! Wonderful.

Now lets take…