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Official Mega Cabs App Now Available For Download From Windows Phone Store

Mega Cabs Windows Phone

Mega Cabs is an on-call Taxi service available in Delhi, Bangalore, Kolkatta, Ludhiana, Amritsar, and Chandigarh cities in India.They have released their official app for Windows Phone devices recently.

This application allows you to book a cab in a convenient way for any of the above 7 cities. You can select the location where you want to avail the cab service in the map and even receive traffic updates near your pickup location.

Download it here from Windows Phone Store for free.

via: WPC

Microsoft Talks About Local Recommendations From Foursquare On Cortana

Foursquare Cortana Update

Earlier today, we reported that Microsoft has updated the Cortana digital assistant to support Foursquare local recommendations to users. Microsoft Bing team today confirmed the roll-out to people in the US with phones running Windows Phone 8.1 will have a new way to experience Foursquare recommendations.

Cortana talks on your behalf to the Foursquare service in the cloud and gets the best recommendations for your location and time of day.  If your interest is piqued by a particular recommendation, you can click on it and Cortana will open up that location on the Foursquare app where you can explore more about the place. In the event that you do not have the app installed, Cortana will take you to the recommendation in the Foursquare web experience.

Read more about it here.

Facebook Messenger App Updated To v6.0 In Windows Phone Store With Video Messaging Support And More

Facebook Messenger Windows PhoneFacebook Messenger app got updated to v6.0 in Windows Phone Store with some new features. For example, you can now send videos with one tap and even play them within the app. There’s a new recent stickers area where you can find the recently used stickers by you.

What’s New:Facebook Messenger Windows Phone qQ

Video: Send photos and video instantly with one tap. When people send you videos, play them right in the app.

Stickers: With recent stickers, find your favorite stickers faster.

Plus, other improvements to make the app faster and more reliable

Download it here from Windows Phone Store

Early Preview Of Crackle’s New ‘Sequestered’ Series Now Exclusively Available For Windows Devices

Here is an another exclusive early preview for Windows Phone and Windows users from Crackle app. You can now preview the upcoming new original suspense thriller series, “Sequestered,” on your Windows device. It will be available to everyone else Aug. 5.

“Sequestered” explores the internal drama of a jury sequestered on a high-profile trial and follows a determined defense attorney as he investigates the case. It stars some familiar faces you’ve seen in “Bring It On” (Jesse Bradford), “Firefly” (Summer Glau), “Seinfeld” (Patrick Warburton) and “Starship Troopers” (Dina Meyer).

Download Crackle app here from Windows Phone Store.

Beats Music App Updated In Windows Phone Store With The Ability To Tune Your Music Taste In The App

Beats Music Windows Phone DownloadBeats Music, which will soon become a part of Apple,  has updated their app to v1.15.0.0 in Windows Phone Store. This new update has support for Verified Badges, Tune Your Taste feature and more.

What’s new in version 1.15? Beats Music Windows Phone QR

  • Tune Your Taste — Want to switch up your Just For You recommendations? Change your favorite genres and artists with the Tune Your Taste feature in Settings
  • Verified Badges — That red check mark means the profile is certified as legit by Beats
  • We’ve also fixed lots bugs you’ve reported.
  • Want to get in touch with us? Gently tap “Contact Support” and email us. We dare you.

Beats Music subscription service costs $9.99 a month with a free trial up to 7 days.

Find the updated app in the Windows Phone Store here .

Fitbit Fitness Tracker App Finally Comes To Windows Phone Devices

fitbit Windows Phone Store Download

Microsoft today announced that the official Fitbit app is coming to Windows Phone devices. The Fitbit Windows Phone app features all the basic things you expect from a fitness tracking app.fitbit Windows Phone Store  You can use it to start tracking all-day activity, workouts and health. This app makes use of Bluetooth 4.0 LE to sync your Fitbit device with your phone.

You can start downloading the app from Windows Phone Store here in few hours.

via: The Verge

Microsoft Updates Display And Network+ App In Windows Phone Store

 

Microsoft today updated two of their system apps for Lumia Windows Phone devices. The Display was updated to v3.1.2.6 with the old change log of improved usability and brightness profile for all Lumia devices in the Store. Network+ app was updated to v2.3.0.0 with the same old change log of support for dual SIM and smart dual SIM feature in the Store.

The latest version of the Network app can be downloaded here and Display app here from Windows Phone Store.

Hike Messenger Updated With Dark Theme, Increased Group Chat Limit And More

Hike Messenger Windows Phone

Hike Messenger got updated in Windows Phone Store to v2.6.2.0. Last month, we reported about Hike Messenger’s major update for Windows Phone devices with completely revamped the user interface, stickers and more. This update brings some of the most requested features such as the support for Dark theme, increased Group chat members limit and more.

In 2.6.2.0:

  • Black Theme: You asked for it, we brought it back with a twist! More battery friendly and less of a strain on the eyes when your hiking your friends at night :) Hike Windows Phone app QR
  • 100 Person Group Chat: 50 was a bit too small wasn’t it? Now add up to 100 friends in a group!
  • Clearing Conversations: We know how much you wanted this so we doubled down on the red bulls to get this in the release! You can now clear one to one conversations.
  • New Sticker Category: You will love the new Wicked Jellies category!
  • Bug Zapping: We have completed a round of bug zapping to keep things shiny and new!

Download it here from Windows Phone Store for free.

Download Now: Uber answers Windows Phone’s call, arrives at the store

Uber Windows Phone app

The much awaited refresh of Uber app is now available in Windows Phone Store. Uber app was released long back in Store and pulled from the Store due to poor user experience. With the current app, you can request a ride using the app and get picked up within minutes. You can compare rates for different vehicles. Add a credit card to your secure account so you never need cash on hand. As you have seen in other Uber platform apps, you can easily set your pickup location on the map, even if you don’t know the exact address and get connected to your personal driver.Uber Windows Phone app QR

We’re thrilled to unveil our new app. Now you can enjoy the complete Uber experience on your Windows Phone!

In the next month, we’ll be adding even more great features. Here’s a sneak peak at what’s coming soon:

?Fare quotes within the app
?Shareable links with trip map and ETA
?The ability to split your fare with friends for a more affordable ride

Download it here from Windows Phone Store for free.

Microsoft Is Getting Closer In Finishing Up The Lockscreen App, Getting It Submitted To Store

WP8.1 lockscreen

I know many of you are eagerly waiting for Microsoft to release the lockscreen app for Windows Phone 8.1 devices. Last week, Joe Belfiore tweeted that the app might be released this week. Today, he provided the update on the progress.

Hopefully, the app will pass through Windows Phone certification in its first attempt. If not, we have to wait longer for its release.

Microsoft Battery Saver App Updated In Windows Phone Store

Microsoft today updated their Battery Saver app for Windows Phone 8.1 devices. This is a minor update with a neat new feature. Previously, this app sorted apps by recent usage and you won’t be able to change it. With this new update v1.0.14131.157, you can filter battery usage of apps for three ways.

  • Show all apps
  • Show apps with usage
  • Show apps that can run in the background

Download the app here from Windows Phone Store.

ooVoo Video Chat App Updated In Windows Phone Store With Support For Push Notifications For Missed Calls

Oovoo Windows Phone app

ooVoo messaging app which allows users to do video calls, voice calls, and send text messages to easily connect with friends and family just got updated to v1.0.2.22 in Windows Phone Store. This updated app includes support for push notification for missed calls and more.

Change log:Oovoo Windows Phone app QR

  • Push notifications for missed calls.
  • On a video call with a friend of a friend? We added a screen to easily add them when the call ends!
  • Added a friendly reminder to turn location services on for ooVoo to work correctly.
  • Bug fixes

Download  ooVoo for Windows Phone for today.

via: TruTower

Bing Translator App Updated With Voice Translation For Chinese

Bing Translator Windows Phone
Microsoft Bing team has today released a minor update to the Bing Translator app for Windows Phone 8 devices. This new update v3.0 brings voice translation support for Chinese language. Previous few updates of this app also includes additional languages support. Find info on them below.

New in 3.0:

- Voice translation for Chinese

New in 2.9.1:

- Automatic language detection in Keyboard mode
- Offline translation for Arabic and Persian

New in 2.9:bingtranslateqr

- Camera translation for Czech, Greek, Hungarian, Polish and Turkish
- Offline translation for Polish and Turkish
- Online translation for Maltese and Welsh
- Wide live tile

Find the updated app in the Windows Phone Store here.