SkyDrive 2.0 for Windows Phone Adds Features
Microsoft today released version 2.0 of its SkyDrive application for Windows Phone. SkyDrive 2.0, which is Microsoft's online file storage and sharing service, lets Windows Phone users select multiple files and the ability to switch between thumbnail and list views of files/folders. However, the application cannot run in the background, and does not work on low-end 'Tango' Windows Phone devices. The updated application is free to download and use. It requires Windows Phone 7.5 or higher.
Microsoft's Hyperlapse App Now Works with All Lumias
Microsoft recently updated its Hyperlapse time-lapse application for Windows Phone and Android devices. The Windows Phone version of Hyperlapse is now compatible with all Lumia handsets.
Microsoft Lets Android Owners Compare Apps
Microsoft has released a new tool aimed at helping people switch from an Android smartphone to a Windows smartphone. AppComparison, an app for Android handsets, scans the device for apps and then finds the corresponding Windows apps.
Opera Mini for Windows Phone Exits Beta
Opera today said its Opera Mini web browser is now available as a stable release for Windows Phone. The browser had been available as a beta for several months.
Microsoft's New Photos Companion App Acts Like AirDrop, But for Windows PCs
Microsoft's garage team has released a new application that lets Android and iOS users easily transfer photos from their phone to their Windows 10 PC. Photos Companion works in coordination with the Microsoft Photos app on Windows 10 PCs.