Christian Cawley is MakeUseOf's security editor, Android tinkerer, Windows Phone mentalist, and Doctor Who fan. Follow him as @thegadgetmonkey on Twitter.
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Bored with no one to talk to? Why not strike up a conversation with your Windows Phone? These cues will make Cortana talk.
Now approaching the release of Windows Phone 8.1, 40 games previously incompatible with Windows Phone 8 have been updated. Is this the shot in the arm Windows Phone gaming needs? Or is there another problem?
Deep at the back of my mind, I’m subconsciously thinking of the retro classic Kick Off 2, once the ultimate soccer simulator. And you can play it right now in Windows.
Why am I still using my old Nokia phone? Because fantastic photos! And now they’ll be even better with burst mode coming to the new Windows Phone 8.1 camera app.
Hijacking file extensions, forcing itself into context menus and downloading additional data – no, it’s not a virus, but any app you can mention from NCH Software.
If you’re using a Microsoft account across multiple devices, losing your phone could get you into a whole lot of trouble. Let us show you how you can keep your phone secure.
If you’re not using an anti-virus suite, but have discovered that living dangerously has led to your PC behaving oddly, there’s a fair chance that your system has been infected by some form of malware. With no security suite on your PC already there is a strong chance that installation will be blocked by the […]
Who in their right mind would make a movie with a smartphone? Talented filmmakers maybe? The following movies have been recorded on Windows Phone devices.
With a bunch of custom ROM options out there, it can be hard to settle on just one — but you should really consider OmniROM.
We’ve collected eight of the best endless runners available on Windows Phone together to show you what’s out there.
How would you like a competent co-pilot, who arranges your travels, feeds you with tips and location-based reminders and is sexy, too? Take Cortana everywhere and win at life!
Curious about setting up an Android device as an in-car entertainment system? Here’s is everything you need to know.
If you feel as though you’ve played the latest, high-profile titles to death, there are alternatives for the armchair pro tired of FIFA, PES, Football Manager, and the rest.
She appeared one day and changed my life. She knows exactly what I need and has a wicked sense of humour. It’s little wonder that I’ve fallen for the charms of Cortana.
You probably know that you should take care when using an ATM, but how can you know for sure that the device has been compromised – and what should you do upon realising this? What Is ATM Crime? ATMs in the wall of banks, railway stations, hotels, supermarkets and other locations contain a lot of […]