Zune Is Now Xbox Music – Coming Soon To Your Windows Phone


It is time to finally say goodbye to Zune entirely as a brand, music platform, service, you name it. Microsoft officially announced at E3 2012 that Zune will take form as the all-new music service, Xbox Music. This move by Microsoft not only brings a rebrand of Zune to Xbox Music, but the interface will dramatically change to bring a much better experience to the Xbox 360, … [Read more...]

How To Bring Back Windows Phone Marketplace On Zune


Before you continue reading, we warn you this how-to involves quite a bit of PC knowledge, and a registry editor. Well, that was fast, after Microsoft recently completely removed the Windows Phone marketplace browser from the Zune program, users have already figured out some registry edits to get it back. Initially, practically on the day of the removal, users had a rougher … [Read more...]

Windows Phone 7.5 Mango Required, 9 New Windows Phone Markets, And No More Zune Marketplace


Microsoft has brought out a couple of new changes (and announcements) today in order to pave the way for the future of Windows Phone. The quick one-two is the following: The Zune PC software will no longer be used to shop for Windows Phone applications Windows Phone 7.5 Mango will be required on all devices that want to download new applications from the … [Read more...]

Have A Child With A Windows Phone? Get Started With Some Parental Control


Over on the Windows Phone Blog, Jac Fitzgerald gave a brief instructional on establishing some Parental Controls for your kid on the Windows Phone. You can even go through the process before making the Windows Phone purchase. We will break down the essentials below, but be sure to check out the full post if necessary. To begin, make a child account for your...well, child. … [Read more...]

Deal: Vodafone UK Nokia Lumia 710 With 6-Month Zune Pass For £150


For the UK folks, if you purchase a Nokia Lumia 710 at Vodafone now through March 31st, 2012 not only will you be paying a low £150, but you will also receive a free 6-month Zune pass to enjoy unlimited music on your new Windows Phone. There is no information on the Vodafone UK device page on when this deal began, but at least you know when it ends. If you are in the UK with … [Read more...]