Friday, 21 March 2014

App Update Roundup: Blink, Nokia MixRadio and more

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Before the start another weekend, we have got a handful of apps pushing out another update. In case if you missed it, we have a list below with the change log, so head below and check the full list.


When it comes to web browsers, we don't have many alternatives for Windows Phone 8 devices. Surfy is one of the popular web browser for Windows Phone 8. This browser supports many amazing features for the users. The new update brings new languages and more. Head below for the full details.

New in this version:
  • Download Manager allowing users to transfer files over Wi-Fi or a USB connection,
  • Download and save YouTube videos, and export audio files to the Media Library.
  • Integration with Data Sense capability to warn users if they are over their data limit or when roaming.
  • Configurable search provider that supports Bing, DuckDuckGo, Yahoo! or Google.
  • Cookies can be cleared along with the internet cache when deleting history
  • Performance improvements
  • New language support: English: Italian, Portuguese, Finnish, Dutch, Czech, and Turkish.
The app costs $1.49 but a free version is also available with some limitations. Check the download links below.

Booklet Beta:

While Facebook hasn't launched Paper on Windows Phone devices, we have third-party app for it. Booklet is an unofficial app for Windows Phone that lets you browse Facebook in a unique way. Check the changelog below.

New in this version:
  • Fixed notifications count inconsistencies
  • Fixed freeze when stopping scroll at "people you might know"
  • New notifications center (Facebook, messages and Social Scout notifications)
  • Fixed posting issues
  • Added option to separate notifications from messages
  • Other fixes
You can get Booklet Here for free.


Blink is a rapid fire camera app for Windows Phone devices. Developed by Microsoft, Blink captures a burst of images before you even press the shutter, and continues to capture pictures after you’ve taken your shot. You can save and share the shot you like best or even save a short animated Blink and share it to Facebook, Twitter, or The app got a major re-design today. Check it below.

New in this version:
  • - Fresh new look: New branding and refreshed UI elements throughout the app.
  • - Dual Modes: Switch easily between two modes - Blink mode to edit and share your animations, and still mode to save and share the perfect shot.
  • - Focus Lock: Tap on the screen to lock focus in that the region. That region will always remain in focus even across phone movements. Tap again to unlock.
  • - Improved stabilization: Even better video stabilization so that your Blinks play without any camera shake or jitter.
  • - Live Tile: Pin Blink to the start screen and see your perfect shots on the live Tile. (Note: might require a phone reboot or a unpin/re-pin for live tile to start showing.)
  • - My Blinks: A new gallery view in the Blink roll to quickly jump among captured Blinks.
  • - Tutorial: An interactive tutorial is included to quickly get you going.
  • - Orientation lock: Bug fix to orient Blinks correctly on sharing, under orientation lock.
Pick up Blink for Windows Phone 8 here in the Store.

Nokia MixRadio:

Nokia MixRadio for Windows Phone devices today got updated to v4.3.0.387 in Windows Phone Store. This update includes improvements to offline mixes experiences like allowing you to play mixes as they are getting downloaded, improved navigation that allows you to jump to player and homepage from any page of the app.

New in this version:
  • Improvements to offline mixes: time remaining before expiry is shown, mixes become playable before they have completely downloaded, mixes remain playable while being refreshed.
  • Navigate Home from any page in the app.
  • Navigate to the Player from any page in the app.
  • Bug fixes and performance improvements.
Download the update here from Windows Phone Store for free from your Lumia device.

After these major update, we also have some apps with minor updates. Check them below.
  • Adobe Reader
  • PicHit.Me
  • Wordament
  • Angry Gran Run
  • HERE Drive+
  • myAirtel


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