Category: Lumiappaday

Universal Apps In Windows Phone 8.1: New icon = New questions

Universal Apps In Windows Phone 8.1: New icon = New questions

| April 14, 2014 | 4 Replies

  Dear MNB Readers! The slide pictured above is from build 2014 and it showcases how developers will be able to create universal apps that can run on Windows Phone 8.1, Windows 8.1 and Windows RT 8.1 (and Xbox One in the future). Well, to my surprise, the same icon has already started to show up […]

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Lumiappdates: Instance 2.0 goes public!

Lumiappdates: Instance 2.0 goes public!

| December 16, 2013 | Reply

The original full-featured Instagram client for Windows Phone (and my favourite), Instance, has just hit the store with version 2.0. This has been around for a while, in Beta, and with the release of 6tag and the official instagram, there were uncertainties if this would be released. Thankfully, it has been released and comes with […]

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Social Scene – Social Time Lapse Photography for Windows Phone

Social Scene – Social Time Lapse Photography for Windows Phone

| October 28, 2013 | 1 Reply

One of the great things about Nokia, is networking. At this year’s event in Abu Dhabi, I got to meet Jason, a budding developer who took part in Nokia’s Future/Capture Hackathon in Sweden earlier this year. He was at Nokia World, to showcase his app, Social Scene. The idea around the app is really simple, and […]

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Nokia Glam Me gets a hefty update, gains Lumia 52x support

Nokia Glam Me gets a hefty update, gains Lumia 52x support

| July 31, 2013 | 10 Replies

Nokia Glam Me is a great app with  lens support for taking selfies, held back if only by the resulting image quality, the app provides lots of amazing adjustments exclusively for Nokia Lumia. Today Nokia just released a huge update for it with a full change log to go with it.        Perhaps the […]

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lumiaappdates: Holy mother of updates… “updated”

lumiaappdates: Holy mother of updates… “updated”

| July 28, 2013 | 8 Replies

I just picked up my lumia 720 and found out I had 9 updates today. some of them are 5 days old but the others are as new as yesterday. Whatsapp, Wechat and Viber all had updates. 6sec , 9gag and Metrotube also got some updates love Pocket file Manager , Battery+ and the amazing […]

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Nokia updates its Lumia Pro Cam , makes the 808 proud.

Nokia updates its Lumia Pro Cam , makes the 808 proud.

| July 27, 2013 | 62 Replies

The Lumia 1020 was just launched and right away an update is available for  Nokia Pro Cam. you see while the Lumia 1020 brought several amazing features and settings to the table it also dropped a few of the 808′s settings, well it seems the new Pureview flagship is picking those up once on a time, […]

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Lumiappdates: Proshot feels jealous; updated to compete.

Lumiappdates: Proshot feels jealous; updated to compete.

| July 25, 2013 | 13 Replies

Windows Phone Next App Star Runner Up Proshot app was just updated with a new manual focus controls that looks and feels like the Nokia Pro Cam app , except a little more feature rich! , a feature I love is the HD viewer with EXIF readings. Eddie Kezeli the creator of Proshot is very […]

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Lumiapps: Nokia Smart Camera-lIke action lens – “Burton” for Lumia

Lumiapps: Nokia Smart Camera-lIke action lens – “Burton” for Lumia

| June 3, 2013 | Reply

  In case you weren’t aware of it, there’s been an app for Nokia Lumia devices that’s been available for a while that gives you a lens for your camera – the Burton Lens. This allows you to have action shots where you can superimpose a subject over several frames into one picture. Nokia most […]

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Lumiapps: BBC iPlayer available for Nokia Lumia Windows Phone (8) video demo on Nokia Lumia 920

Lumiapps: BBC iPlayer available for Nokia Lumia Windows Phone (8) video demo on Nokia Lumia 920

| May 15, 2013 | 5 Replies

These are one of the apps that you just never thought would make an appearance on Windows Phone due to us waiting for it for so long, but now it’s finally here. No not the blahblahgram (we’ve got alternatives now anyway), but BBC iPlayer. This first version allows you to watch and listen to TV […]

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Lumiapps: “Hungry Now” Polished Free Fast Food Finder For your Nokia Lumia #DevAppTip

Lumiapps: “Hungry Now” Polished Free Fast Food Finder For your Nokia Lumia #DevAppTip

| May 1, 2013 | 5 Replies

We received this App-Tip from the actual developers of “Hungry Now”, the “July 03 Apps Creator” team. We’ve just launched our 1st mobile app and we’re lovin it ! Hungry Now displays the quickest way to your favorite fast-foods around. The design is bright and preppy and the UX is intuitive and easy-to-use. Users really like it […]

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Lumiapps: Lytro Camera App “Refocus” lets you choose focus points AFTER taking the picture!

Lumiapps: Lytro Camera App “Refocus” lets you choose focus points AFTER taking the picture!

| April 30, 2013 | 27 Replies

Do you remember when we talked about Lytro, a camera that would allow you to choose your focus points as and when you needed it AFTER you took the shot? It wasn’t something I’d expect coming to a camera phone anytime soon, so colour me surprised when someone made it into an app that actually […]

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Lumiappdates: PDF Reader and Proshot (Camera app with manual focus)

Lumiappdates: PDF Reader and Proshot (Camera app with manual focus)

| March 31, 2013 | Reply

The PDF Reader (alternative to the official MS one) just got an update. We talked about that in a post below: http://mynokiablog.com/2013/03/19/lumiapps-pdf-reader-alternative-to-the-official-ms-one-can-open-large-1000-page-documents-with-ease/ Note that the experience is said to not be final, it’s just a preview release. Also updated is ProShot – we haven’t featured that yet but have mentioned that cool app in passing […]

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Lumiapps: SIMS Medieval exclusively available for Nokia Lumia

Lumiapps: SIMS Medieval exclusively available for Nokia Lumia

| March 26, 2013 | 1 Reply

  EA’s SIMS spin off, SIMS Medieval is now available on Nokia Lumia Smartphones. You can download this here (4.99USD/3.99GBP): http://www.windowsphone.com/en-us/store/app/the-sims-medieval/a703c941-2b1c-49c5-ae00-abb8a0745b1e The more Nokia exclusives I see comments from consumers, be it Nokia developed apps, Nokia exclusively brought apps, Nokia specific WP features, Nokia support, Nokia design, Nokia hardware the more I see how peeved […]

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Lumiapps: Scruff available at store, Modern Combat 4 and Subway Surfers coming

Lumiapps: Scruff available at store, Modern Combat 4 and Subway Surfers coming

| March 23, 2013 | 5 Replies

Here’s a WP app news roundup from reddit. First up, Scruff is now available in store. We last heard about this in February as something coming soon and it’s nice to see it actually manifest itself into a real thing (eh, eh, eh Viber voice? :p). LINK     Source ______________________ Next up, coming in […]

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Pandora now available fo WP8, available with ad-free listening – “the best way of listening on a smartphone”

Pandora now available fo WP8, available with ad-free listening – “the best way of listening on a smartphone”

| March 21, 2013 | 21 Replies

  I’m not a Pandora but I’ve seen a fair few requests around the web for this to appear on various Nokia platforms. It’s now available for WP8, no ads, no limits on streaming – due to a special arrangement with MS (until 2013 ends). Android and iOS users need to subscribe $3.99 to get […]

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