Mid-Day for Windows Phone is here


The Indian Windows Phone Developer Scene is pretty much active these days it seems . We are seeing a flurry of apps focused for the Indian audience being released on the marketplace . The newest addition to this is Mid-Day app for Windows Phone . Although not an Official app, the app is designed well and supports Live Tiles .

Live Tiles :

The News stories are categorized under Headlines, Entertainment, Sports, Photos, News and More . You can pin these categories as Live Tiles . The Live Tile shows the first news item in that specific category . The App’s Live tile shows the number of unread news feed.

Sharing :

You can share the news with your friends via text and email – Facebook and Twitter Integration is coming soon

Views :

The app uses Instapaper and Smartfile Mobile Optimizer to reduce data usage [ A Good feature considering the speed of Internet Connectivity in India ]

Review :

Overall the app has a very nice UI and nice feel to it.  The ads on the app could be at the top РCurrently it is at bottom , making it difficult to pull up the menu.

You can swipe through to the next image in the image galleries. Landscape mode is not supported for Articles but is supported for the image galleries .

You can download Mid-Day app for Windows Phone from here.


Google Analytics finally recognises Windows Phone as an operating system

Fantastic news for fellow bloggers, Google has finally recognised Windows Phone as a operating system in it’s popular analytics service Google Analytics. Earlier, Google analytics reported Windows Phone as “[not set]” which wasn’t quite accurate (as WPCentral points out). Take a look at the top 10 platforms through which Windows Phone Sauce was accessed last month:


Google analytics now supports Windows Phone

Google analytics now supports Windows Phone

via @ailon