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Participate Now: Best of Swiss Apps
Did you participate in our last competitions? Or did you code a cool app just for yourself? Perfect! And do you think your app is cool and has some potential? Then it's time to participate at "Best of Swiss Apps" ! What is “Best of Swiss Apps”? It’s an annual award given to the...
3 Sep 2013
App of the Week - Game Dev Tycoon
I know that many of you dream of becoming a famous game developer working on the next blockbuster. Why not start to practice now? This week’s app is “Game Dev Tycoon” as very fun and addictive game where you start as an independent game developer in the 80’s working in your...
27 May 2013
App of the Week - Jetpack Joyride
It has been a while since we last reviewed a game! Let me change that and present to you “Jetpack joyride”. It is a very fun little arcade game a discovered only a few days ago. You are playing Barry, a bored salesman that happened to steal a jetpack in a secret lab. (If you want to see...
29 Apr 2013
App of the Week - Swiss Snow Report for Windows 8
If you spent your week-end buried under snow just like me you must be thinking about only one thing : SKIING ! The ski resorts are just about to open and this App of the Week is here to help you have the best winter season ever. Let me walk you through “Swiss Snow Report” for Windows 8...
8 Dec 2012
App of the Week - Instacam
For the longest time I was envious on iPhone users for one sole reason: Instagram. I do have to admit to this is one small guilty pleasure: Hi, my name is Andreia and I enjoy making “hipster” photos… The good news is that my “suffering” and iPhone “jealousy”...
19 Nov 2012
App of the Week - IMDb
It has happened to me on multiple occasions that I was in a heated debate with a friend about a movie we have seen recently and whether a certain actor played in it or not. Since me and most of my friends are movie and/or tv series aficionados, discussions about recently seen movies come up a lot. And...
14 May 2012
App of the Week - WhatsApp
Today I like to present you another communication app called WhatsApp. I'm pretty sure some of you already know this app, but maybe didn't know that it also exist for Windows Phone 7. So what can you do with this app. WhatsApp is a free messenger working on all important mobile platforms such as iPhone...
3 May 2012
App of the Week - Endomondo
Patrick von Reth
Hi there This week I’ll write about Endomondo . When I started with my first workouts last year I used an app for my WP7 to record them. I was able to upload the data and to analyze it, but only the plain data for speed and distance was showed. And for all the cool stuff, like an...
2 Apr 2012
SHAPE – The App Conference – Free Entrance
Benjamin MSP Zuerich
In seven days the SHAPE Conference in Zürich will open its doors. It’s all around APPs. The key aspect of the Conference is how to develop apps and games for Windows 8, Windows Phone and Windows Azure – see the agenda here . Also there are business-sessions around “ Monetizing...
26 Mar 2012
App of the Week - Tasks Arranger
Don't we all know the feeling of being overwhelmed by too many things to do? Be it in personal or professional life, an ever increasing flood of tasks seems to be the norm. Managing these tasks and their respective deadlines can get painful quite fast (as most students probably have experienced!). ...
12 Mar 2012
App of the Week - Skype for Windows Phone 7
I think a lot of us were waiting long time for this and now we have it – Skype for Windows Phone 7! It is still in beta version, but as I need it a lot, I just installed it on my WP7 to test it. In this blog I like to give you some first impressions. First I like to provide you with a short...
4 Mar 2012
App of the Week - Pc Remote
Since it is natural for everybody to control his television or hi-fi system with a remote, one of the questions that every user of a computer wondered about at least once in his life is: "Why is there no remote control for my PC?". I was one of these people. The app PC remote for Windows Phone released...
27 Feb 2012
App of the Week - Legends of Descent
Patrick von Reth
Hi there today we start with a new Blog Category, App of the Week. From now on to all eternity you will get each Monday a short review from our team about one of our favourite WP7 and later this year maybe also about our favourite Windows 8 apps. We will start with Legend Of Descent . Legend...
6 Feb 2012
You're a student developer? Get your free Mango Phone!!!
If you are a student developer and want a free Mango Phone there are only 5 easy steps to follow: Make sure you’re registered for DreamSpark Download and install Expression Studio Ultimate and the new Mango Windows Phone Developer Tools (available free as a member of DreamSpark) Get...
2 Aug 2011
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