Monthly Archives: September 2012

Popcorn Time

This cleverly titled app provides information on the movies but sadly no information on popcorn (last part in jest). This app does a good job providing you the current movies available right from the get-go. You can click “Categories” and choose

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Adera is a hidden object puzzle game. I’ve reviewed one like this before by another company (here) quite awhile ago. This one is from Microsoft Studios so thought I’d see what it offered. It has a presentation very much like

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Music Info

Category: Music & Video > Music            Download size:  720 KB           Age rating: 12+           Publisher: Johnny Westlake        Price: $1.49 ( free trial available) Updated: 9/29/2012 – An update came down for this review so I have updated it

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Background Wallpapers HD

(updated 1/13/13) Previously I looked at one called Daily Wallpapers and I just think it is wrong to call them “wallpapers”. They are images for your lock screen or account picture. Of course this app DOES allow you to save

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MS Mahjong

Category: Games > Puzzle  Download size 99.7 mb  Age rating: 12+  Publisher: Microsoft Studios Updated 10-21 (a couple screenshots are from an earlier version but nearly identical to current app) Packed free with Windows 8, it provides some flair for

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MS Solitaire

Category: Games > Card   Download size 196 MB    Age rating: 12+   Publisher: Microsoft Studios Microsoft has revamped the traditional free games it provides with Windows. It is about time. This is the first time they have been totally re-vamped and they aren’t just tiny programs

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