The ecosystem of Windows Phone 8 is direken compared with iOS and Android is still quite manageable. Nevertheless cavort already many interesting apps in the Windows Phone Store, which you should have to install anyway. We have compiled a list of recommended apps.
ROWI – GUTER Twitter Client
Visitors using Twitter need a good app. One of the better clients away from the default app is Rowi. This dominates Although no list management, otherwise the application can actually do everything that a Twitter app can be. Particularly positive is the context menu that pops open when you tap on a tweet. This allows users to have all possible functionality of a fingertip to select. rowi costs $ 1.49, a free version is also available.
Facebook is in some way a part of the People hub, but more than reading status updates and some “Liken” not in it. Those who regularly hang around on Facebook should be to install the official client.
Recently, there is also the popular chat client Skype for Windows Phone 8 in a preview version. This then locks deep into the system and runs in the background. This was at the Windows Phone 7 version is not yet possible.
Whatsapp – controversial, but practically
Although currently Whatsapp not necessarily shines with positive headlines, the cross-platform messaging service is used by many. Also for Windows Phone 8, the app is available. Who wants to use them, they can be downloaded from the Windows Phone Store.
Evernote, the popular app for storing and managing notes, is now available for Windows Phone 8 to use. Data can share and synchronize with other clients.
Who will use the location-based social network Foursquare, it can use on Microsoft’s mobile operating system. The app is fast and works very reliably. For download. Those who do not necessarily have the official Foursquare app should be, take a look at 4th & Mayor, this is considered to be the better choice.
SkyDrive – Microsoft’s answer to Dropbox
Microsoft’s answer to Dropbox is the Cloud – SkyDrive service. The service offers 7GB of free storage and sync request all photos taken in the cloud. Orndern creating and storing data of any kind is possible. In addition, folders can be created and a search is also integrated. In addition, clients for Windows 8, OS X, Android and iOS are offered in order to have data available across platforms. Click here to download. A Dropbox app you are looking for in vain.
PhotoFunia – image editing on the go
PhotoFunia is a cloud-based image editing tool with many options. The app provides numerous effects for creative photo editing. The range of filters and effects, consists of over 100 templates with which you can transform your own photos into movie posters, magazine covers or otherwise. For download.
With Photo Grid (it’s available for Android and iOS) can make chic out of your pictures. There are various viewing and sharing options to choose from – you can share the results via Twitter, Facebook and email with others. The app is easy to use and free.
Apict – Carry a Polaroid of your photos
Another nice photo app is Apict. This conjures up out of your pictures Polaroid pictures that you provided with a comment, and then you can send via Twitter, Facebook, etc.. Cost point 99ct
IMDb: movie database at your fingertips
The Internet Movie Database is probably almost all well known. They can be used as the point of contact on film and television viewing. In order to stay up to date with what is currently in cinemas, the best films of all time, or want to know who has starred in film XY, should the IMDB app installed on their Windows Phone.
MetroTube - the better YouTube client
Also various YouTube apps frolic in Windows Phone Store. Along with the official application, which is already quite good, there are still MetroTube. This can be seen as a better alternative – just try it.
If you like to see videos, but a YouTube friend, can go to chat with the Vimeo.
With myTaxi you can easily order a taxi ride costs calculated, favorite driver and save more. The app can automatically locate the pick-up address of the passenger and shows how to calculate even the taxi. More information about myTaxi it on the product page.
Shortcut Tiles – Windows Phone 8 with system shortcuts
Small but practical application to shortcuts for WLAN, traffic, etc. applied directly to the start screen. Absolute obligation app for all.
[like-locker-pro id="d6b824eef749ce7f4" theme="facebook" scheme="default" url="CURRENT" message="Click Like to unlock this content!"][/like-locker-pro]