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    # windows-phone - Saturday 18 June, 2016

    These football apps will help pass the time in-between games
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    These football apps will help pass the time in-between games

    Jun 18th 2016, 11:30 AM 9,413 Views 5 Comments

    Because what else are you going to do while the Euros aren’t on?

    # windows-phone - Saturday 4 June, 2016

    5 apps worth downloading this bank holiday weekend
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    5 apps worth downloading this bank holiday weekend

    Jun 4th 2016, 11:30 AM 14,332 Views 6 Comments

    Since you’re going to be out and about, you may as well have a few apps to help you.

    # windows-phone - Wednesday 18 May, 2016

    Microsoft just gave its biggest hint that it will be ending Lumia phones
    # Moving On
    # Moving On

    Microsoft just gave its biggest hint that it will be ending Lumia phones

    May 18th 2016, 3:00 PM 12,554 Views 11 Comments

    Its future in making phones is currently up in the air.

    # windows-phone - Wednesday 24 February, 2016

    Here's the quick way to save battery on your phone
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    # TechGuide

    Here's the quick way to save battery on your phone

    Feb 24th 2016, 12:00 PM 21,775 Views 22 Comments

    Should you need to prioritise longevity over functionality.

    # windows-phone - Saturday 23 January, 2016

    5 apps worth downloading this week
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    5 apps worth downloading this week

    Jan 23rd 2016, 11:30 AM 16,709 Views 3 Comments

    Featuring oldschool Mega Man action, watching YouTube on any iPad app and quick notes

    # windows-phone - Saturday 9 January, 2016

    5 apps worth downloading this week
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    5 apps worth downloading this week

    Jan 9th 2016, 11:30 AM 19,224 Views 7 Comments

    Featuring hoverboards, identifying items for the blind and 3D clips.

    # windows-phone - Saturday 2 January, 2016

    5 apps worth downloading this week
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    5 apps worth downloading this week

    Jan 2nd 2016, 11:30 AM 16,436 Views 2 Comments

    Featuring music discovery, HDR photo editing and a custom browser for your apps.

    # windows-phone - Friday 1 January, 2016

    These are the apps everyone should have on their smartphone
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    These are the apps everyone should have on their smartphone

    Jan 1st 2016, 10:00 AM 53,536 Views 24 Comments

    You can’t download every app, but there are some that will be more useful than others.

    # windows-phone - Saturday 26 December, 2015

    Have a bit of free time? Activate Find my Phone when you get the chance
    # 12 Days Of Tech
    # 12 Days Of Tech

    Have a bit of free time? Activate Find my Phone when you get the chance

    Dec 26th 2015, 7:00 PM 25,463 Views 3 Comments

    It’s worth having activated in case you misplace or lose your phone.

    # windows-phone - Sunday 20 December, 2015

    Microsoft's Lumia 950 is one for the hardcore fans but not for anyone else
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    # Tech Review

    Microsoft's Lumia 950 is one for the hardcore fans but not for anyone else

    Dec 20th 2015, 5:30 PM 13,221 Views 15 Comments

    A new version of Windows and some extra touches might not be enough to convince non-fans to switch.

    # windows-phone - Saturday 19 December, 2015

    5 apps worth downloading this week
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    5 apps worth downloading this week

    Dec 19th 2015, 11:15 AM 14,582 Views 10 Comments

    Featuring hunting for eBay bargains, turning habit building into a game and the return of a 2013 classic.

    # windows-phone - Saturday 12 December, 2015

    5 apps worth downloading this week
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    5 apps worth downloading this week

    Dec 12th 2015, 11:30 AM 25,588 Views 11 Comments

    Featuring music making, contrasting photos and Tetris with a twist.

    # windows-phone - Wednesday 9 December, 2015

    This is how you can stop your number from showing up on caller ID
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    # TechGuide

    This is how you can stop your number from showing up on caller ID

    Dec 9th 2015, 12:00 PM 151,359 Views 30 Comments

    If you don’t want your number to show when you’re ringing someone, there are ways of getting around that.

    # windows-phone - Saturday 21 November, 2015

    5 apps worth downloading this week
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    5 apps worth downloading this week

    Nov 21st 2015, 11:30 AM 13,833 Views 3 Comments

    Featuring YouTube for the younger generation, journaling your thoughts through music and a soul-crushing game.

    # windows-phone - Saturday 7 November, 2015

    5 apps worth downloading this week
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    5 apps worth downloading this week

    Nov 7th 2015, 11:30 AM 17,204 Views 2 Comments

    Featuring lighthouse puzzlers, keyboard shortcuts and vibrant emails.

    # windows-phone - Wednesday 21 October, 2015

    This is how you can force quit apps on your smartphone, tablet or computer
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    This is how you can force quit apps on your smartphone, tablet or computer

    Oct 21st 2015, 12:00 PM 16,944 Views 4 Comments

    There will always be at least one app that will act up sooner or later.

    # windows-phone - Saturday 17 October, 2015

    5 apps worth downloading this week
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    5 apps worth downloading this week

    Oct 17th 2015, 11:30 AM 19,962 Views 0 Comments

    Featuring a way to bring your inbox to zero, a solution for those constantly forgetting to do stuff, and selfies.

    # windows-phone - Saturday 3 October, 2015

    5 apps worth downloading this week
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    5 apps worth downloading this week

    Oct 3rd 2015, 11:30 AM 17,852 Views 1 Comment

    Featuring a way to squeeze more photos into limited space, tracking your phone and physical activity and another hit from the people behind Crossy Road.

    # windows-phone - Saturday 26 September, 2015

    5 apps worth downloading this week
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    5 apps worth downloading this week

    Sep 26th 2015, 11:30 AM 20,469 Views 23 Comments

    Featuring an app to discourage smartphone use while driving, a locator service for free device charging, and a photo-sharing app with a difference.

    # windows-phone - Sunday 20 September, 2015

    What can you do if you're locked out of your phone?
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    # TechKnowHow

    What can you do if you're locked out of your phone?

    Sep 20th 2015, 11:00 AM 18,539 Views 7 Comments

    Well, don’t panic for one. That doesn’t really help matters.

    # windows-phone - Saturday 19 September, 2015

    5 apps worth downloading this week
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    5 apps worth downloading this week

    Sep 19th 2015, 11:30 AM 20,941 Views 6 Comments

    Featuring Rugby Nations 16 to tie in with the World Cup, a dedicated Youtube gaming app, and the first novel written specifically for a smartphone.

    # windows-phone - Saturday 12 September, 2015

    5 apps worth downloading this week
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    5 apps worth downloading this week

    Sep 12th 2015, 11:30 AM 16,847 Views 6 Comments

    Featuring Adblocker’s arrival on the mobile web scene, camera apps that age photos and glitch that becomes the focus on a game.

    # windows-phone - Saturday 5 September, 2015

    5 apps worth downloading this week
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    5 apps worth downloading this week

    Sep 5th 2015, 11:30 AM 16,750 Views 4 Comments

    Featuring a way to temporary block annoying apps, a fitness app that’s also a tamagotchi and a twist on the classic Solitaire.

    # windows-phone - Saturday 29 August, 2015

    5 apps worth downloading this week
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    5 apps worth downloading this week

    Aug 29th 2015, 11:30 AM 14,331 Views 3 Comments

    Featuring a way to use your Android phone on your desktop, a multitasking keyboard for iOS, and a new twist on a classic series.

    # windows-phone - Saturday 22 August, 2015

    5 apps worth downloading this week
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    5 apps worth downloading this week

    Aug 22nd 2015, 11:30 AM 21,391 Views 11 Comments

    Featuring the ability to create your own video GIFs, a rapid-fire video camera and the natural evolution of Pac-Man.

    # windows-phone - Saturday 15 August, 2015

    5 apps worth downloading this week
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    5 apps worth downloading this week

    Aug 15th 2015, 11:30 AM 22,415 Views 4 Comments

    Featuring a Google ‘dream filter’ for your photos, a smartphone therapy app, and the return of two of Roald Dahl’s greatest villains.

    # windows-phone - Saturday 8 August, 2015

    5 apps worth downloading this week
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    Aug 8th 2015, 11:30 AM 25,412 Views 7 Comments

    Featuring a Game of Thrones app, an app for numbers, and one for people who travel a lot.

    # windows-phone - Saturday 1 August, 2015

    5 apps worth downloading this week
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    5 apps worth downloading this week

    Aug 1st 2015, 11:30 AM 13,572 Views 1 Comment

    Featuring an accessible way to start learning to code, a messaging app with silent video and some new life in old birds.

    # windows-phone - Saturday 25 July, 2015

    5 apps worth downloading this week
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    5 apps worth downloading this week

    Jul 25th 2015, 11:30 AM 23,706 Views 8 Comments

    Featuring short films shot in 360-degree, a service designed around vertical video and pruning trees (seriously, it’s far better than it sounds).

    # windows-phone - Saturday 18 July, 2015

    5 apps worth downloading this week
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    5 apps worth downloading this week

    Jul 18th 2015, 11:30 AM 24,164 Views 2 Comments

    Featuring a quick overview of your Instagram feed, a solution to your YouTube subscription woes, and some inspiration from those old rotary phones.

    # windows-phone - Saturday 11 July, 2015

    5 apps worth downloading this week
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    5 apps worth downloading this week

    Jul 11th 2015, 11:30 AM 18,465 Views 10 Comments

    Featuring notifications for (almost) everything, email encryption made easy and a CEO fighting werewolves.

    # windows-phone - Saturday 4 July, 2015

    5 apps worth downloading this week
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    5 apps worth downloading this week

    Jul 4th 2015, 11:30 AM 17,632 Views 9 Comments

    Scanning documents, hide and seek and slicing sheep.

    # windows-phone - Saturday 27 June, 2015

    5 apps worth downloading this week
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    Jun 27th 2015, 11:30 AM 21,702 Views 4 Comments

    Featuring a clever way to use the cloud for security, and an intriguing murder mystery.

    # windows-phone - Saturday 20 June, 2015

    5 apps worth downloading this week
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    5 apps worth downloading this week

    Jun 20th 2015, 11:30 AM 17,753 Views 2 Comments

    Featuring photo tagging, fire whips and identifying objects.

    # windows-phone - Saturday 13 June, 2015

    5 apps worth downloading this week
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    5 apps worth downloading this week

    Jun 13th 2015, 11:30 AM 18,927 Views 1 Comment

    Infinite wallpapers, vintage filters and a powerful video editor.

    # windows-phone - Saturday 6 June, 2015

    5 apps worth downloading this week
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    5 apps worth downloading this week

    Jun 6th 2015, 11:30 AM 20,485 Views 1 Comment

    Forming habits, saving space without deleting photos and a Duolingo rival.

    # windows-phone - Saturday 30 May, 2015

    5 apps worth downloading this week
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    5 apps worth downloading this week

    May 30th 2015, 11:30 AM 23,521 Views 11 Comments

    Featuring Google’s answer to your photo woes, a guide to getting you started with exercises, and a rather classy way to organise your day.

    # windows-phone - Saturday 23 May, 2015

    5 apps worth downloading this week
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    5 apps worth downloading this week

    May 23rd 2015, 11:30 AM 14,653 Views 1 Comment

    Gloomy filters, random photos and skiing down snowy slopes.

    # windows-phone - Saturday 16 May, 2015

    5 apps worth downloading this week
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    May 16th 2015, 11:30 AM 20,362 Views 5 Comments

    Hyperlapses, staying away from your phone during dinner time and getting rid of spam SMS messages.

    # windows-phone - Saturday 9 May, 2015

    5 apps worth downloading this week
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    5 apps worth downloading this week

    May 9th 2015, 11:30 AM 21,108 Views 5 Comments

    A creative keyboard, the ability to play classic piano pieces without any practice, and a classic game modernised.

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