Flipboard arrives to Windows Phone as a Beta app – Updated

Its here after a while, Flipboard comes to Windows Phone. Personally, i stick with my NextGen Reader in phone and feedly cloud in desktop. But for the ones who wish to get the latest and greatest via Flipboard, you can do that now ūüôā Update: As i said, i’m not a fan of Flipboard, and hence didn’t install the app myself. Just went through the app reviews and seems like its a fake app published under Flipboard for Windows Phone Publisher name. Still not sure what is going on ūüôĀ Let me update you once things are sorted out.

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Casts – a beautiful beta app in the podcast segment

Casts – a beautiful beta app in the podcast segment There is a new podcast app coming in the Windows Phone 8.1, but that is still a month away. We are super fans of Podcast Lounge for its features and usability. And there is another player here, Casts. Casts is a podcast app and its currently free and its a beta. So if you’re ready to test it, go grab it. After all its free, there is nothing stopping you from giving it a try. And remember its in beta still, so go easy if you find any bugs. And …

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1Shot Beta

There are already a hell lot of Camera apps for Windows Phone, which is for us, a good thing! So, what makes 1Shot a worthy contender in the crowded¬†place? Lets see.. Simplicity combined with Usability: ¬†The inbuilt camera app of Windows Phone is quite minimal but it gets the work done like a champ for many. But hey, Nokia is¬†reowned¬†for its camera¬†powress¬†and we need to make the most of its¬†¬†hardware power. ¬†This is where 1Shot Excels its hyper ¬†simple, yet has some pro level features not found in the default camera app which you can find in the Nokia Pro …

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Swype for Symbian Updated – Finally!

As we reported at¬†No More Swype For Symbian Now?¬†, Swype stopped working on Symbian almost one and a half month back. However, as said at¬†Fix For Swype For Symbian Is Available¬†, we got a fix for it but it required hacking. Guys at Swype did promise about a new update extending the beta trial. ¬†Finally, we have received a new beta build which is working, again. Hey there Symbian users. We’ve made a small patch for those of you who’ve experienced the timeout on S^3 and S60. Click that download link over there to find the update. We’ll be watching …

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Fix for Swype for Symbian is available

Yesterday, Swype for Symbian’s beta expired and stopped working as we reported.¬†Update was unlikely from the developer, but great community has finally managed to find a fix for it. varfolomey¬†on Daily Mobile Forum has patched the dlls to update the expiration date for the beta build and as he stated, he updated year to 2099! Quoting him: Swype was programmed to work until today, now it is useless and hangs whole the system http://betalabs.nokia.com/trials/swype-for-symbian-2-0/bugreport/version-old-swype-gestures-not-working Since no update is coming we need to try to patch some dlls ourselves. Only unpacked PenInputLayoutPluginSwype.dll contains a date –¬†oct 19 2011¬†(screen) This is a …

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No more Swype for Symbian now?

Not a totally true title though, but considering various points, it’s all same. The first release of Swype appeared in store long back when there was no split screen support in Symbian. Even the swype didn’t have it. The second version of Swype came into the Nokia Betalabs with split screen support and few improvements and finally it was the version which was usable. I believe all swype users on symbian relies on this beta version. After the Nokia’s transition from Symbian to WP, support for most beta products in Betalabs for Symbian ¬†was removed. Latest beta release of Swype …

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