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    Windows Phone gets huge app arrival

    August 5, 2014 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off on Windows Phone gets huge app arrival

    BlackBerry recently revealed a collaboration with Microsoft, which brings BBM to mobile devices running Windows Phone 8 and higher. Along with BBM, Windows Phone users will be getting another set of apps. According to Microsoft, the company will be working...

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    BlackBerry unveils BBM for Windows Phone

    August 4, 2014 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off on BlackBerry unveils BBM for Windows Phone

    BlackBerry has revealed a collaboration with Microsoft, which brings BBM to mobile devices running Windows Phone 8 and higher. Bryan Biniak, Vice President and General Manager, Developer Experience, Microsoft stated that: “We are intent on bringing the most...

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    3 Windows Phone Apps for job seekers

    July 9, 2014 • ListsComments Off on 3 Windows Phone Apps for job seekers

    Finding a job or even applying for a new job can be a daunting task. However, there are apps out there that can assist. According to the blog.nokia.co.za the following apps, which are available on the Windows Phone Store, can make the process easier. getHired...

  • Despite the increased share of phishing attacks on online stores, the most frequently attacked category of organisation was still social networking sites (image: Charlie Fripp)

    Kaspersky Lab releases safe browser for Windows Phone

    March 10, 2014 • SecurityComments Off on Kaspersky Lab releases safe browser for Windows Phone

    Kaspersky Lab has announced the release of its free Kaspersky Safe Browser for Windows Phone app, to safeguard web surfing on smartphones running Microsoft’s mobile OS. The application is now available for download from Windows Phone Store. The new solution...

  • Windows Phone apps can now be charged to a monthly Vodacom bill (image: WP Central)

    Windows Phone users can charge Vodacom apps to monthly bill

    November 7, 2013 • Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on Windows Phone users can charge Vodacom apps to monthly bill

    Windows Phone users on mobile operator Vodacom will now be able to purchase apps on the Windows Phone store, and charge it directly to the monthly Vodacom bill. “If you’re a Windows Phone Vodacom user, contract or prepaid, life has just became a whole lot...

  • Users of Twitter’s video sharing site Vine have so far been creating clips on Android and iOS (image: Vine)

    Vine and Flipboard coming to Windows Phone

    September 18, 2013 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on Vine and Flipboard coming to Windows Phone

    Popular mobile social applications Vine, Flipboard and Path are coming to Windows Phone operating system in conjunction with Nokia. These leading developers are hard at work on creating some great apps for the platform. Vine Twitter-owned Vine enables mobile...

  • Afrinolly has announced the launch of its Windows App for Windows Phone and Windows 8 (image: Afrinolly)

    Afrinolly app available for Windows Phone

    July 18, 2013 • Online, West AfricaComments Off on Afrinolly app available for Windows Phone

    After a month in beta testing, African entertainment app Afrinolly has announced the launch of its Windows App for Windows Phone and Windows 8. With the adding of a Windows phone app, Afrinolly is now available on all major mobile operating systems. Afrinolly...

  • New app payment options for Nokia Lumia smartphones

    June 12, 2013 • Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on New app payment options for Nokia Lumia smartphones

    Nokia and Vodacom South Africa today announced that, through their ongoing collaboration, consumers across South Africa are now able to purchase content from Windows Store with billing directly to their mobile phone account. Essentially, Vodacom subscribers...

  • Nokia’s first Windows phone secretly unveiled

    June 24, 2011 • Gadgets and Gaming, Top StoriesComments Off on Nokia’s first Windows phone secretly unveiled

    During a highly-confidential media briefing, Nokia‘s CEO Stephen Elop showed off the company’s first Windows Phone 7 smartphone. During the briefing, attendees were asked not to take photos or record videos of the phone, but human nature resulted in some...

  • Plants vs. Zombies make its way to Xbox LIVE on Windows Phone

    June 23, 2011 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on Plants vs. Zombies make its way to Xbox LIVE on Windows Phone

    PopCap Games recently announced that fans of mega-hit Plants vs. Zombies will be able to compare their scores over Xbox Live as the game has been made available as part of the Must Have Games program for Xbox LIVE on Windows Phone. “Our support of Xbox LIVE...

  • Microsoft unveils Windows phones

    October 8, 2009 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on Microsoft unveils Windows phones

    Microsoft has unveiled a new generation of phones from leading manufacturers and mobile operators that offer an intuitive user interface, powerful Web browsing, and access to an online library of downloadable services and applications...