Windows Phone 8 Newsbeat – Issue #1 (Sappy Apps)

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Windows Phone 8 has started releasing news articles regarding the latest and greatest apps available for their product. In every issue the top three apps will be announced as well as honorable mentions and a list of most current apps. Let’s find out what is so sappy…

The Top Three

App Description Price
Take40-Logo-01 Take 40: Whether you are on the move or relaxing at home, stay connected to the world’s biggest hits with the new Take 40 Windows Phone 8 app, which gives you the power to watch over 10,000 high quality music videos. FREE
ClickView-Logo-01 ClickView: ClickView Exchange is a content sharing community which includes videos from free to air TV stations, recorded by many ClickView users. This online source of relevant, educational content contains 15,000+ titles that have been added by teachers around Australia and it’s growing daily. FREE
SayYourAppointment-Logo-01 Say Your Appointment: Say Your Appointment uses the latest speech recognition technology in Windows Phone 8 to help make creating new appointments easy and fast. Simply follow the prompts at each phase to dictate your appointment title and location, date with start time and duration. FREE until mid Feb.

Valentine’s Day Specials

App Description Price
LoveCalculator-Logo-01 Love Calculator: This old school, retro app calculates the love percentage between you and your partner or crush. The percentage is calculated using first and last names of each couple. This app can help you make that tough decision if you’re fairly undecided about someone. If you score above 50%, keep em’. Anything below that – it’s time to ditch em’! FREE
FindingMrRight-Logo-01 Finding Mr. Right: The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Finding Mr. Right by Josie and Martin Brown is ‘an every woman’ guide on how to spot that proverbial Mr. Right. This guide will challenge your notions about men and dating, and compel you to view yourself and your relationships in a fresh perspective. AU $10.49
DoodleLove-Logo-01 Doodle Love: If you find yourself stuck at home with nothing to do on Valentine’s Day, this app is perfect for killing time so the day ends sooner rather than later. Help the love stricken Mr. G to save his lady, Miss Honey, from the vicious monsters in this 48 level quest. Caution: This romantic game may leave you feeling weak in the knees. FREE
CoupleShots-Logo-01 Couple Shots: Get the perfect couple shot in front of the Sydney Harbour Bridge or Uluru with this brand new smart app. Using specific target spots, this app enables you to take a picture of yourself first, followed by your partner and juxtapose it against any background of your choice. Edit the photo of your memorable moment and share it to their Facebook and Twitter immediately! FREE
ConversationStarters-Logo-01 Conversation Starters: Awkward silences will be a thing of the past with this very handy app, perfect for first dates or when you are on the phone and just can’t think of what to say next. Having Conversation Starters in your pocket is a great way to give you that extra layer of confidence, knowing that you will always have something interesting to say. AU $0.99
TheiDoCookbook-Logo-01 The iDo Cookbook: If you’re looking to impress your Valentine with a home-cooked meal, the name of this app says it all! With delicious recipes made from simple ingredients, this mouth-watering bouquet of flavors will satisfy cooks from the beginner to the gourmet chef. FREE
ValentineCards-Logo-01 Valentine Cards: Create a hand-made Valentine’s Day card the modern way! Valentine Cards makes it easier for you – find the right picture of you or your loved ones and match it to any of the specially crafted Valentine frames. $2.49

New Releases

And last but certainly not least is the latest apps and games available for the Windows Phone 8.

App Name Publisher Category
Ebook Reader Ebooks Corporation Limited Books And Reference
Northern Bay P-12 College JAMETZ PTY. LTD Education
All in 1 Muhammad Masood Education
Your Flash Cards PYMBLE SOFTWARE PTY LTD Education
ClickView Player ClickView Pty Limited Education
Gift Card Balance AU qkfang Finance
The Rise of Gaddafish Baller Industries Games
Let’s Get Fiscal Baller Industries Games
Car Tune5 HDizzle Music And Video
Take 40 Movideo Music And Video
Flaneur Release Daft Studios Photo
Architected Architected Pty Ltd Social
A-League Ultras drg Sports
Time Tracker MagooChris Tools And Productivity
Good Notes StepOnAHen Tools And Productivity
Say Your Appointment v2 Domicic W. Tools And Productivity
rome2rio Grant Holliday Travel
Speedo Arm Software 1957 Travel
Regional NSW Traffic Live-Info k.i.s.sApps Travel

That wraps up all the latest and hottest apps for the Windows Phone 8. Join us back for Windows Phone 8 Newsbeat – Issue #2!

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