New Zune HD Apps

While the Zune name may be on the way out Microsoft are still releasing apps for the Zune HD. There is Shuffle By Album which is a an app that will randomly sort your albums and then play them in the song order, so you get each album played in…

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A View on the Windows Phone 7 Update Situation

There has been a lot of coverage this week of the issues arising following the first update released for Windows Phone 7.  This problem has been made bigger by the lack of information coming from Microsoft, now corrected (More answers about our first software update) although that in itself has…

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Podcast: TDL Mobile Show 67

Unless you have been living under a rock you cant have failed to miss Microsoft’s woes with the first update for Windows Phone 7, we give a run down of all the latest and give our impressions on what went wrong. We also look at the other hot topic this week,…

HP TouchPad Makes Cameo Appearance In Latest Dr. Dre Video

It just a couple of weeks ago that we were talking about how HP’s reach and deep pockets could really help propel WebOS products into the mainstream. Well, HP is already flexing their muscle by leveraging their partnership with hip-hop megastar Dr. Dre. In his latest video, “I Need A…

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More Thoughts on Windows Phone 7

Introduction It has been 4 months since Windows Phone’s running the Windows Phone 7 operating system launched in the UK on the 21st October 2010 and shortly after taking delivery of my Samsung Omnia 7 I posted my Thoughts on Windows Phone 7.  As any enthusiast will tell you, technology…

All about plug-ins for Windows Media Center

Pete Brown on Microsoft’s Extreme Windows Blog has a great post up about the Windows Media Center addin ecosystem. He has taken a look at some of the popular and must have Windows Media Center addins and he talks about how to get hold of them.  He gives a shout…

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MS Reveal More Info on WP7 Update Woes

Microsoft have released some more info on what the problem was with the 1st update for its Windows Phone 7 platform. It turns out that there are 3 main issues with the update which affected approximately 10 percent of users. Two of which are fairly straight forward and affected nearly…

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Visualised Video Coolness of Android Activation

Just thought I would share this with the community as I found it really cool. Its a video representation of Android device activations all over the globe with a helpful note at the top indicating when certain devices are launched.  It helps to give you that perspective on how quickly…

The Digital Lifestyle Show No.294 – Windows Everywhere

Welcome to show 294. This week Garry and I mull over the weeks digital lifestyle news including, Windows Phone 7 updates, we talk about iOS v Windows Phone development, Plex for Windows, DVBLink, new addins and whether Microsoft have a Windows Everywhere strategy Please keep the email coming podcast [at]…

Podcast: The Digital Lifestyle Show No.294 – Windows Everywhere

Welcome to show 294. This week Garry and I mull over the weeks digital lifestyle news including, Windows Phone 7 updates, we talk about iOS v Windows Phone development, Plex for Windows, DVBLink, new addins and whether Microsoft have a Windows Everywhere strategy Please keep the email coming podcast [at]…