Windows Phone

Quit smoking
Misc
05.05.2016
Smoking is one of the worst habits you can have: it’s bad for you and it’s bad for those close to you. Not long ago - 99 days, but who’s counting? - my wife and I decided to quit smoking. We were both long term smokers and we were both at our “nth” try of quitting smoking. This time we managed not t...
QR code
Misc
05.02.2016
QR codes are everywhere these days: you can find them printed on the packaging of your latest smartphone, you can find them on business cards, included on presentations at conferences, you can even see them painted on buildings. People and companies use them to store and distribute all kinds and inf...
Windows Phone
Misc
03.18.2016
Windows 10 Mobile was just launched without too much fanfare on Microsoft’s part and many users have started the upgrade process from Windows Phone 8.1. However, this upgrade won’t mean just a new look and new and exciting features. Unfortunately, it will also mean a few bugs and performance issues....
Restore
Tutorial
03.18.2016
Microsoft has released the Windows 10 Mobile upgrade for Windows Phone 8.1 smartphones and many of you, just like us, were eager to install it and see how the new operating system looks and works. However, some people may not like it while others may have issues with their smartphones, after the upg...
Update
Tutorial
03.18.2016
After a very long wait, Microsoft has finally started to roll out their latest mobile operating system - Windows 10 Mobile - to existing smartphones that are running Windows Phone 8.1. Not all Windows Phone 8.1 smartphones will get the update to Windows 10 Mobile and, out of those that will get it,...
IMDb
Tutorial
03.09.2016
IMDb is the world's largest collection of information about movies, TV and celebrities. Nearly everyone has heard of it and probably used it at some point. What you probably didn’t know is that it has an app for Windows Phone with some really interesting and useful features, which will keep you post...
OneDrive
Tutorial
03.03.2016
If you use a PC with Windows 8.1 or Windows 10, a Microsoft Surface tablet, an Xbox One console or a Windows Phone, you surely have encountered the term OneDrive. The same is true if you're using Microsoft Office 2013, Microsoft Office 2016 or Office 365. Wondering what OneDrive is and what it does?...
Screenshots
Tutorial
01.18.2016
There are times when you need a quick screenshot of what’s on the screen of your smartphone. You might have a funny conversation to capture, an error message or a screen from an app that you are using. If you have a smartphone with Windows Phone 8.1 or Windows 10 Mobile installed, here’s what you ha...
Smartphone
News
12.16.2015
Apple iTunes and Google Play each have more than a million and a half apps available for download on our smartphones. Amazon and Windows are working their way towards half a million smartphone apps. You would expect that all our smartphones are jam-packed with apps because, you know, someone must be...
Ebook apps
Misc
12.11.2015
If you like reading and you own a Windows Phone, you may know that it isn’t so easy to find a good Ebook reader app. The number of the available apps is quite small and a lot of them are rather useless, either loaded with ads or you need to pay for them. So, we decided to do a little research and pr...
Instagram
Misc
11.25.2015
If you own a Windows Phone and you also use Instagram, you probably know that an official app wasn’t released until recently. And that app has been in BETA since forever. In the meantime, plenty of independent developers created their own clients for Instagram, trying to bring the same experience th...
App switcher
Tutorial
11.13.2015
If you are new to Windows Phone device, you may wonder how to quickly switch between apps. Initially, you may tap the Back button until you get to the app that you want to switch to, but that’s not very productive. There is a better method and it works just like Alt-Tab in Windows. Here’s how to qui...