AAWP Insight #152: updates, store rants and Acer's Continuum demo
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In AAWP Insight #152, hosted by Steve and Rafe, we round up ten days worth of news and views. Topics covered include a series of Windows 10 Mobile app updates (Messaging Skype Beta, .NET runtime, Photos), the recent BBC iPlayer update, the Acer Jade Primo and some thoughts on Continuum, and some comments on phase 1 on the Windows 10 Mobile roll out. In the middle, we also find time to grumble about quality assurance issues related to the Microsoft app Store.
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This podcast was recorded on Sept 7th 2015.
Topics discussed in this podcast include:
- Unified Messaging Skype Beta for Windows 10 Mobile now available
- .NET runtime, Messaging, Store, Outlook, Maps - Windows 10 Mobile coming on apace
- BBC iPlayer gets a big performance update, now works on S4-based and Snapdragon 200-based phones
- Acer also launches the Jade Primo, high spec and Continuum demoed (video)
- The Acer Liquid M320 and M330 announced
- Time for Microsoft Store staff to stop playing lazy whack-a-mole and start paying attention
- Phase 1 of the Windows 10 Mobile rollout confirmed (again)
- Lara Croft GO arrives, a tomb raiding strategy epic...
- Mini-review: Hitman GO. A puzzle classic