One more Build 10136 previously unknown feature here!! It seems ability to play GIF files natively comes with Windows 10 Mobile Build 10136. Not sure whether it was possible with earlier Windows 10 Mobile builds but it seems Windows Phone 8.1 was not able to handle GIF images natively. Not
A great news here!! Windows 10 was earlier confirmed coming with native FLAC support, while there was no news about a top-asked feature. Yes, we are talking about gapless audio playback feature. But the Build 2015 presentation slides confirm that Microsoft has heard customer feedback well and has responded by
Microsoft has just released the Windows 10 SDK to developers. The OS version 10030.12513 of Windows Mobile 10 SDK is bit advanced compared to the last preview release build 12498.
Screenshots posted on some Twitter accounts suggest the SDK Build has the new messaging app with multiple services integration promised by
When we got confirmation about FLAC support coming to Windows 10 for Phones then we had wondered about MKV support too, considering the fact that MKV support was added platform wide and is already available on Windows 10 Desktop. But with Microsoft you can never be sure enough and now
Microsoft has updated the native Battery saver app with many new features and real-time Live Tiles The changelog though reveals that a new Windows Phone 8.1 build 8.1.14203 is required for enabling the real-time live Tile and adding it to quick settings. The latest preview for developers build is 8.1.14192
Windows Phone 8.1 native Music app has received a minor update and it brings some new fixes and improvements. The full changelog has not been released yet, but the app description mentions,
Key updates for this release of version of the Xbox Music app include the following:
• Minor fixes and improvements
If you remember, we reported about native Music + Videos Folder replacing the Music app in Windows Phone 8.1 update 1, as revealed by OEM documentation. Now, the documentation did mention that the already existing users who upgrade to Windows Phone 8.1 update 1 will not see this Folder and
Microsoft has updated the native Windows Phone 8 and 8.1 video apps at the store. The update takes app to version 1.6.258.0 on Windows Phone 8 and 2.6.258.0 on Windows Phone 8.1. It makes personal video list sorting persistent across app launches and fixes blank screen issue faced in case
A Reddit user has posted some screenshots from his two devices one of which runs Lumia Cyan and another runs Windows Phone 8.1 update 1.
Seems GDR1 brings new icons for Photos, Camera and FM Radio as can be seen in the above image. Screenshots from Lumia Cyan are on left,
Microsoft has updated the native Windows Phone 8 and 8.1 video apps at the store. The update takes app to version 18.104.22.168 on Windows Phone 8 and 22.214.171.124 on Windows Phone 8.1. It brings better app performance and it really feels smoother and faster than ever. The update also brings
The Nokia-Microsoft deal has been closed and Nokia D&S division changes name to Microsoft Mobile. Nokia retains HERE Maps as one of the three remaining strong businesses. Good news is that now there is no compulsion on Nokia to keep HERE suite of mapping apps exclusive for Windows Phone.
In this video we have demoed hands-on with native apps on Nokia X. This gives you an idea about native apps UI, apps launching time and the user experience.
Phone app has three screens and one can access them by swiping. Much in-demand features like "Speed dial" which are still absent