Microsoft and pre-paid wireless leader TracFone announced today a better way for underserved and high-risk populations to access and keep up with their care, on the go. A new pilot project, in conjunction with Health Choice Network, will provide Windows Phone devices to diabetes patients to help them better manage their care.
Now through Aug. 31, download the apps, scan the QR code on the Coca-Cola Freestyle machine you’re using, and enter a friend’s email address. As you’re enjoying your Coca-Cola beverage, your friend will receive an email with a coupon for $1 off the purchase of a 20-ounce Coke.
When it comes to smartphones in the business world, security and manageability stand out as top reasons many companies choose Windows Phone, writes Craig Dewar in a post on the Windows For Your Business blog. Windows Phone is “truly enterprise-grade – from its security enhancements to the ease with which IT can provision and manage it.”
In a roundup of favorite Windows Phone apps this week, ProShot is among those chosen by the Conversations blog team. ProShot, already popular, has had a recent update which adds several tweaks, including more resolution options for a variety of Lumia models, finer control for contrast and saturation sliders, and an increase in max zoom to 7X.
You’ve loved playing with the elements of life to create little worlds before, but now “Doodle God: Planet” for Windows and Windows Phone lets you unleash your originality and creativity to develop an entire planet.
“Because it runs Windows Phone 8.1 Developer Preview, which merges with Microsoft’s latest desktop operating system, I have access to all my files anytime, anywhere,” Andrei Mihai says. “And there is my digital assistant Cortana. With her I’m confident that I won’t miss anything regarding my work.”