1. BrandonTeoh's Avatar
    Hey guys, I updated the Bing News app to MSN news and the first thing I discovered is the live tile. The text on the lower left is bigger than the rest of the tiles and the text size of the flipped tile is way off.

    To compare the changes, take note the Twitter app which is above the MSN News app.


    Does anything encounter the same thing? If so, is there any way to fix it?
    10-03-2014 06:24 AM
  2. rockstarzzz's Avatar
    There is no fix. They have opted for bold text on tiles vs all other apps. If they removed bold, it will look like all other tiles. If it was intentional I doubt future updates to the app will change it.
    WanderingTraveler likes this.
    10-03-2014 06:26 AM
  3. BrandonTeoh's Avatar
    Bold? What were they thinking?
    WanderingTraveler likes this.
    10-03-2014 06:33 AM
  4. WanderingTraveler's Avatar
    Bold? What were they thinking?
    Yeah, it feels weird now, so I'm also not sure what they were thinking. Differentiation or emphasis, perhaps?
    10-03-2014 06:39 AM
  5. BrandonTeoh's Avatar
    Either way, it made the tile ugly and made me almost shrink it to small sized tile.
    10-03-2014 06:47 AM
  6. acermark's Avatar
    They should give us different options for live tiles with their apps, I think what they had before looked neater beside all the other tiles.
    10-03-2014 07:07 AM
  7. Al_2's Avatar
    The bold on the tile is quite ugly, hope that was a mistake. The MSN Sport's tile isn't in bold.

    Also, noticed recently in all the MSN apps (and when they were Bing too) the articles don't have paragraph breaks in them. So new paragraphs start on a new line, but there's not an empty line inbetween (if that makes sense). Makes reading articles harder.
    10-03-2014 11:04 AM
  8. sp8y's Avatar
    Yeah they don't seem to have any continuity between their own apps.

    For instance the MSN Sport app has always had a smaller text for the tile title "Sport" than other tiles titles - when pinning a sport section from the sport app that tiles title text is bigger than the actual sport app!
    Last edited by sp8y; 10-03-2014 at 12:51 PM.
    10-03-2014 11:10 AM
  9. Allen Rhodes's Avatar
    Total travesty...
    10-03-2014 11:31 PM

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