1. lovenokia's Avatar
    Now seeing all the leaks with the ability to download files to a downloads folded, I can see the possibility of a torrent ap that runs in the background. This could be very interesting because files that you download that have an unknown extension will go to downloads, where you could then open a .tor file from there.

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    02-15-2014 01:19 PM
  2. Dario Federico's Avatar
    Actually there is a torrent app for wp8 I use it everyday to download movies
    02-15-2014 01:41 PM
  3. lovenokia's Avatar
    I am talking about one that works in the background like on a desktop os.

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    02-15-2014 01:43 PM
  4. Dario Federico's Avatar
    Yep you're right, sorry :)
    02-15-2014 01:44 PM
  5. bilzkh's Avatar
    Now seeing all the leaks with the ability to download files to a downloads folded, I can see the possibility of a torrent ap that runs in the background. This could be very interesting because files that you download that have an unknown extension will go to downloads, where you could then open a .tor file from there.

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    I think that would depend on how much more flexibility Microsoft is going to give to developers when it comes to background downloading. Even the PODCASTS! app requires you to stay on the screen when downloading big files.
    02-15-2014 03:21 PM
  6. lovenokia's Avatar
    Lets hope that podcasts can be downloaded in the background because that is ridiculous that WP does not have this functionality. I don't ever listen to podcasts, but they should download in the background, stupid.

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    02-15-2014 11:21 PM
  7. WNxAshik's Avatar
    They dont want to run it in the background in order to keep the OS smooth. BG app downloads would ruin the smoothness of a 520.
    But again lets hope MS lets it possible for the higher end phones.
    02-16-2014 03:08 AM
  8. bilzkh's Avatar
    They dont want to run it in the background in order to keep the OS smooth. BG app downloads would ruin the smoothness of a 520.
    But again lets hope MS lets it possible for the higher end phones.
    I can see it being a problem for the Lumia 520 or any 512MB phone, but powerful hardware will find its way down the price-ladder.
    02-16-2014 03:17 AM

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