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    I was thinking we should make a sticky topic with a list of apps that work 100% with WP8, including support for the new resolutions (no black bars) and features like lock screen notifications, live app features, fast resume, etc.

    Just a thought. What do you think?

    PS: I'm waiting for a black 8X to arrive in the next few days.
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    Quote Originally Posted by ajua View Post
    I was thinking we should make a sticky topic with a list of apps that work 100% with WP8, including support for the new resolutions (no black bars) and features like lock screen notifications, live app features, fast resume, etc.

    Just a thought. What do you think?

    PS: I'm waiting for a black 8X to arrive in the next few days.
    the gf recently picked up a lumia 920 and I found a lot of the WP7 apps didnt work. Error message stated the device didnt support the resolution (WVGA). I can't remember all but skype was one of them.

    Hopefully developers will start pushing out those updates soon
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    That sucks, I've already made a list of apps I want to download when I get my 8x. I hope a majority of them work...
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    Every app I have tried on my 8X works.

    Sent from my Windows Phone 8X by HTC using Board Express
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    I can't find Spotify on the store since switching from Nokia 900 to 920... So either something happened and its gone, or maybe just not for wp8?

    ESPN & Espn scorecenter both work, but unfortunately no lock screen support yet. Also, the live tile for scorecenter doesn't work well, gets stuck on one score and stays there without updating.

    CNN lock screen doesn't work for me, either.
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    Quote Originally Posted by rareohs View Post
    I can't find Spotify on the store since switching from Nokia 900 to 920... So either something happened and its gone, or maybe just not for wp8?

    ESPN & Espn scorecenter both work, but unfortunately no lock screen support yet. Also, the live tile for scorecenter doesn't work well, gets stuck on one score and stays there without updating.

    CNN lock screen doesn't work for me, either.

    Spotify was one of the apps I was searching for..its there, but wp8 phones aren't supported yet :(. For apps u couldn't find in the store, if you search using Bing usually it will give you a link to the app in the store.

    Spotify says your device doesn't support the wvga resolution required by the app.
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    So far I am not impressed with some apps for Windows Phone 8.

    ESPN Tile doesnt seem to update, or not regularly or correctly.

    Two of the games recently released, Words with Friends and Draw Something are very very buggy. Lag, notifcations arent always prompt, Draw Something games seem to get stuck, both games crash sometimes. Sound sounds awful. Very, poor half assed ports
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    Spotify and Skype need rework cuz they used native code on wp7. Skype coming soon, Spotify in Q1 2013
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    Quote Originally Posted by JimboJones2268 View Post
    Every app I have tried on my 8X works.

    Sent from my Windows Phone 8X by HTC using Board Express
    Same on my HTC 8X. All working fine.
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    Here is a list of FULL SCREEN apps. I started the thread here: [LIST] List of WP8 apps & games at full screen resolution - xda-developers

    APPS
    BBC News Mobile
    Facebook
    GroupMe
    Baconit
    Mehdoh
    Rowi
    Twabbit
    Gleek!
    MeTweets
    Audible
    Cocktail Flow
    Flashlight 7 Pro
    Battery Sense
    MyBattery
    Flixster
    London Bus Checker
    Lost Phone Screen
    Metrotube
    OneNote
    ReadyClick!
    PayPal
    PDF Reader
    PhotoFunia
    SkyDrive
    Skype
    Timelapse Pro
    Translator
    Weave
    Wonder Reader
    Windows Phone Insider
    Vimeo
    627.AM
    AppoinTile
    CameraPro
    Stacks for Instapaper
    Wordpress
    Soundhound
    Sleep
    HDR Photo Camera
    ProShot
    Fuse
    480px
    My 500px
    Handyscan
    Bookqueue
    Package Tracker
    Lock Themes
    Locksider+
    Hello Friends
    NASA Image of the Day
    Rdio
    Reading Lens
    NewsSpot
    UC Browser
    Starbux Card
    Urbanspoon
    Soviet Kam
    Paper Shuffle
    Photostream
    Token2shell/wp
    Fat Fingers
    Face Lens
    WeatherLive
    Accuweather
    Forecast
    Amazing Weather HD
    Weather Flow
    Weather Smiles
    Met Office
    Pictures Lab
    Metrotalk
    NFC Launcher
    NFC Interactor
    USA Today
    Tile the Start [Image Cycle]


    GAMES
    Dredd vs. Zombies
    Guns 4 Hire
    Angry Birds Star Wars
    Angry Birds Space
    Chimpact
    Where's My Water?
    Where's My Perry?
    Words With Friends
    Wheel of Wealth

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