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Trivia Buff Updated With Many New Features

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Trivia Buff, the best trivia and random fact app for Windows Phone, has received the biggest update yet. This update brings the most requested features to the app:

  • Offline mode
  • Sorting of favorites
  • Reporting of inaccurate facts
  • Improved trivia refresh
  • Improved grammar parsing
  • Refreshed icon and style

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When you download this app, you’ll find:

  • Engaging live tile, including multiple sizes in Windows Phone 8 and Windows Phone 7.8
  • Never-ending supply of trivia facts in the app (infinite scrolling)
  • All facts are verified and have a detailed article
  • Ability to share and save interesting trivia facts

The app has more than 1000 5 star reviews and available as a free download from the Windows Phone marketplace. Trivia Buff is free and is supported by a single ad on bottom of the screen. We also have an ad-free version of the app.

Trivia Buff App is Now Available in Windows Phone Store

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Did you know that the color orange was named after the fruit? Or that Mike Tyson was arrested 38 times by age of 13? If you are fascinated by trivia, Trivia Buff is the app for you. The app shows these and many other facts on your live tile through the day. Each trivia fact has a link to a verified article that you can share or save for later.

The app itself is meticulously designed for Windows Phone in a clean metro style and has an informative live tile that supports multiple sizes. The team’s previous app, On This Day… Pro, is one of top 50 paid apps in Windows Phone marketplace.

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When you download this app, you’ll find:

  • Engaging live tile, including multiple sizes in Windows Phone 8 and Windows Phone 7.8
  • Never-ending supply of trivia facts in the app (infinite scrolling)
  • All facts are verified and have a detailed article
  • Ability to share and save interesting trivia facts

You can grab the app from the marketplace. Trivia Buff is free and is supported by a single ad on bottom of the screen. We also have an ad-free app.

A history app On This Day… updated

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The highest-rated history app in the marketplace has been updated. With this update, the experience is even better – we added:

  • new animations and transitions to take advantage of the new hardware on Windows Phone 8
  • email sharing (as requested by many of our users)
  • small live tile improvements on Windows Phone 8
  • ability to pin the live tile from the app
  • and, of course, the are additional ‘under-the-hood’ improvements to improve performance and reliability

qrcodeAs always, you will be able to view historical events for any day in the year, with associated wiki article, and have a live tile that updates with historic tidbits that happened on that day.

Grab this free app from the marketplace (it’s supported by ads). We also have an ad-free app available.

 

On This Day… an app for history buffs is updated to 2.0

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A major update has been released for On This Day… – a Windows Phone exclusive app for history buffs everywhere. Learn history from the live tile with this fast and fluid metro app. This update brings many features that have been often requested. You’ll be able to:

  • Check what happened in history on events from your calendar, such as your friends’ birthdays
  • Group and filter the events by centuries and decades. It’s never been easier to explore the history on your phone
  • Change display font sizes for easier reading

qrcodeAs always, you will be able to:

  • Pin and engaging live tile with historical events
  • Check holidays, births, deaths on any day in history
  • Share events with your friends on Facebook and Twitter
  • View wiki articles for all events

Grab this app for free from the marketplace. On This Day… is supported by an ad on bottom of the screen. We also have an ad-free app, as requested by many of our followers.

A major update to On This Day… an app for history buffs

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A new update is now available for our Windows Phone exclusive app On This Day… The best application to display historical events, holidays and births is now even better.

This update brings a few often requested features, such as sharing to social networks and improved live tile settings. You can now share any historical event from the application to Facebook and Twitter. This update also improves compatibility with Tango devices.

As previously, we have a meticulously designed metro interface and a live that updates with historical events automatically right on your starts screen.

qrcodeWhen you download this app, you’ll find:

  • Engaging live tile that updates with historical events
  • Clean, fast metro interface
  • Picture highlights for important events
  • Ability to see events, holidays, births and deaths for any day of the year
  • Sharing to social networks (just tap and hold any entry)
  • Navigate to a wiki article for any event
  • This app is exclusively designed for Windows Phone

You can grab the app from the marketplace. On This Day… is free and is supported by an ad on bottom of the screen. We also have an ad-free app, as requested by many of our followers.

 

On This Day… an app for history buffs

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If you love history, you’ll love On This Day… app. It’s a fast and beautiful app with clean metro-style. You can view historical events, holidays, births and deaths that occurred on this day in history. And it’s easy to switch to any other day of the year as well.

Start your day by pinning the app to the front screen for live tile updates with important highlights. The facts change every day, so there’s always something new.

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Inside the app, you can tap to jump to any event and read its description on Wikipedia.

  • View important highlights, events, births and deaths
  • View holidays
  • Important events show associated pictures
  • Live tile periodically shows events
  • Jump to any day in history
  • Go directly to Wikipedia articles

The app is free and supported by advertisements at the bottom of the screen. You can grab it from the marketplace.