Posts by Michael Stroh

February 6, 2014

Top 4 Windows Phone apps for the Winter Games in Sochi

By Michael Stroh

Let the Games If you’re looking for the best Windows Phone 8 apps for keeping tabs on all the Olympic action and athletes this month in Sochi, here’s my shortlist from the Windows Phone There’s a pair of official apps… Read more

February 1, 2014

How Microsoft celebrates the Seahawks

By Michael Stroh

What happens when the world’s biggest software company meets the world’s most famous football game? On Friday afternoon, folks in Microsoft’s Operating Systems Group—which includes Windows, Windows Phone, Xbox, and more—gathered for a massive pep rally to cheer on the… Read more

January 30, 2014

Beats Music app for Windows Phone arrives in the US

By Michael Stroh

Looking for a new source for tunes? The official Beats Music app just arrived for Windows Phone 8, and is worth a Download it now The app, for now available only in the United States, includes a free seven day… Read more

January 22, 2014

Best free Windows Phone indie games for January 2014

By Michael Stroh

New year, new list of great games from our expanding universe of independent This month I’m spotlighting five free titles (for those who resolved to save more in 2014). All are new or updated in the last few You’ll find… Read more

January 21, 2014

How one daring photographer makes his Windows Phone fly

By Michael Stroh

Most of us go to crazy lengths to protect our smartphones from the slightest Then there’s Martin Hämmerli, who one day last fall drove several hours to a rocky Swiss ravine, strapped his Nokia Lumia 1020 to the body of… Read more