WINDOWS PHONE Posts on XDA

Update Your WP Device to 7.8 with Sharp7Eighter

Although much of our news here on the Portal revolves around the Android ecosystem, there is still a healthy development community catering to the needs of all things Windows. Whether it's RT, Windows Phone, or even Windows Mobile; people are using these platforms, people are developing for them, and they will continue to do so...

Popular Third Party Browsers for Android, iOS, and Windows Phone Compared! – XDA Developer TV

XDA Senior Member anthonycr has created a great Android browser to replace the standard app. His application is called Lightning Browser. How does his application compare to similar apps on other mobile operating systems like UC Browser for Windows Phone and Mercury Browser on iOS?In this episode XDA Developer TV Producer Steve shows you these applications side...

Which Mobile OS has the Best Podcasting App: Android, iOS, or Windows Phone? – XDA Developer TV

XDA Forum Member bambou51 has created a great Android application to handle organizing your Podcasts. His application is called Podcast Addict. How does his application compare to similar apps on other mobile operating systems like WPodder for Windows Phone and Podcasts on iOS?In this episode, XDA Developer TV Producer Steve shows you these applications side by...

App Shootout: Instagram for Android, iOS, and Windows Phone – XDA Developer TV

Recently, we talked about the differences between the Facebook App and the Twitter App on Windows Phone, Android, and iOS. We looked at their differences and similarities, and if they even have the same functionality. Today, we continue to examine these questions.In this episode, XDA Developer TV Producer Steve shows you the native Instagram apps for Android,...

App Shootout: Twitter for Android, iOS, and Windows Phone – XDA Developer TV

Recently, we talked about the differences in the Facebook app on Windows Phone, Android, and iPhones. We looked at the differences, whether they were the same, and if they even have the same functionality. Today we continue to ask these questions.In this episode XDA Developer TV Producer Steve shows you the native Twitter apps for Android, iOS and Windows...

App Shootout: Facebook for Android, iOS, and Windows Phone – XDA Developer TV

Some people say that the real difference between Windows Phone handsets, Android handsets, and iPhones are the apps. We at XDA know this isn't true; there are hardware differences. However, how different are the apps? Are they the same? Are they completely different? Do they even have the same functionality?In this episode, XDA Developer TV Producer Steve...

VoiceTranslator For Windows Phone Receives Both Updates And Some Well Deserved Recognition

Going back what seems like eons in Internet time, we brought you news of a rather useful little application for Windows Phone 7 called VoiceTranslator by XDA Recognized Developer sensboston. In the time that's passed, not only has the application been continually developed, but has also made it through to the final 64 of the Windows...

CASUAL Windows / Mac OSX Major Update and Windows Phone 8 Sunset in 2014 – XDA Developer TV

XDA Elite Recognized Developer AdamOutler has updated CASUAL for the Verizon Galaxy Note II and the AT&T Samsung Galaxy S III. That story and more are covered by Jordan, as he reviews all the important stories from this week. Included in this week's news is the article about the deodexing and odexing converter.Jordan talks about...

Windows Phone App Review: Sideload eBooks on Windows Phone with Freda – XDA Developer TV

Some people like to have their eBooks on a separate device, like a Kindle Fire HD. Some people like to use a dedicated e-reader app on their mobile devices. There are many different places to get eBooks. And sometimes, you just want an app that allows you to sideload your own eBooks.XDA Senior Memeber Jim...

Share Your Favorite XDA News Stories of 2012!

There's still a little over a month left in 2012, but we've already had quite the eventful year. This year saw the launch of Android 4.1, Android 4.2, and several flagship devices. We featured plenty of ups, plenty of downs, even more downs, and few stories that made us all ask if the whole world around us had gone slightly mad.On...

How to Build a Windows Phone App Part 4: JSON Class – XDA Developer TV

We have been on a journey to show people how to build a Windows Phone app. Many people are enjoying that series, but they have questions. XDA Developer TV Producer Lance is here to move forward from the JSON introduction he gave in Part Three.In part three, we learned how to BIND the incoming data...

How to Build a Windows Phone App Part 3: OAuth Tokens and JSON – XDA Developer TV

Fresh from the Windows Phone bureau desk here at XDA Developer TV is another tutorial for how to build a Windows Phone App. XDA Developer TV Producer Lance is here to move forward from the OAuth introduction he gave in Part Two.Using OAuth permits the end-user to see or agree to a specified third-party request...