Author celmis

Software Developer [.NET, WP, WinRT, Java]

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While News reader apps are abundant in the Windows Phone marketplace, not many can deliver most up-to-date information right onto your Lock Screen. If you have a WP8 phone, RapidNews can do just that and in fact make you a master of your own Lock Screen creations. In the app’s configuration section, you can select screen background, story category, position…

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Beyond its existing news reader features, the WP8 version of RapidNews can dynamically update the background image of your Lock Screen with news information. Based on a user-configurable tile grid, a small embedded imagery produces an updated Lock Screen image about every 15 minutes if the app is selected as provider. On the app’s Lock Screen configuration page, just drag…

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This WP 7.5 app is a network status panel, connection profiler, speed meter, remote diagnostics tool and hotspot location tracker all in one. If you don’t want to fill up your App hub with another half a dozen Pin-to-Start sub tiles, but prefer Mango’s multitask switcher to access real-time information, tools and system dialogs quickly, this app is for you.…