Windows Phone Marketplace Microsoft is working to improve the algorithms that are used in the Windows Phone Marketplace. Earlier we’ve only heard word that Windows Phone 8 will see these changes, but a new blog post by Microsoft confirms that these same improvements will make their way to Windows Phone 7.x users too. WP7.x will continue with the same Marketplace...

Mozilla Firefox OS Marketplace app As if there weren’t enough mobile operating systems to choose between, in 2013 we’re going to see yet another new mobile OS when Mozilla will make their Firefox OS public. Not much is known about the operating system today. We’ve been getting bits of information ever since the OS plans were made public in February...

Windows Phone Marketplace Microsoft today announced via the Windows Phone Developer Blog that the company has fixed the digital certificate problem that resulted in users being unable to install or update a select few apps. It will take up to a few days for the fix to fully deploy over Microsoft’s servers. “We fixed the digital certificate problem and last evening...

WhatsApp Icon WhatsApp was for some reason removed from the Windows Phone Marketplace last week. Some suggested that this was due to a security issue related to messages being sent as plain text, and not encrypted as they should. This was never confirmed by the company itself, so we’ll just have to keep on guessing. Luckily, the app is about to make its way back...

Windows Phone 8 new start screen Microsoft today announced the complete list of countries that will support the Windows Phone 8 Marketplace. This list includes 180 countries, up from the 63 currently supported in Windows Phone 7.5. That’s almost three times more than before. Hit View Post to see the complete list. ...

Windows Phone Elisa apps in Marketplace Elisa is the first carrier in Finland (as far as I know) that has gotten their own section in the Windows Phone Marketplace. The discovery was made by Aki Antman today: Interesting! My Finnish carrier Elisa just appeared in the #WP marketplace.. twitter.com/akipekka/statu… — Aki Antman (@akipekka) June 15, 2012 I’m...

Windows Phone Marketplace hits 100,000 apps The Windows Phone Marketplace today hit the magical number of 100,000 published apps. 88-percent of these apps are available for download. The current figures for live apps (i.e. fully available for download) are: US (77,450), UK (72,933), France (69,879), Spain (66,361), Italy (68,180), Germany (69,153), Australia (70,036),...

Windows Phone Photosynth Microsoft has finally released their long awaited Photosynth panorama application. This app has for a while now been available on iOS, and since the app is Microsoft made, everyone was sort of expecting it to be released on Windows Phone too. This happened today making everyone happy I gave it a quick test-run and it appeared to function as expected....