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A generic term for any product, especially a manufactured product. It is used in text books and academic papers to provide an example without using specifics.
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In addition to Live Tiles, Windows Phone 8 offers a range of new features to make your smartphone experience even more personal, including:
Interactive Live Tiles were showcased back in 2014.
The W1 enables more customers to personalize their Windows smartphone experience with capabilities like Live Tiles and Action Center.
The live tiles are identical: You can resize them and move them around.
Building on the award winning Nokia Lumia design, the Nokia Lumia 625 includes five brightly coloured changeable shells, which add to the Live Tile personalisation brought by Windows Phone 8.
Adjustable Live Tiles update direct to the Start Screen.
The Windows 8 application makes use of features that are distinctive to the new operating system, such as displaying new email arrival notifications on dynamic Live Tiles on the main device screen.
The new Windows Phone models are the only ones with Live Tiles, a unique way of customising the handset's screen and which HTC and Microsoft have described as "groundbreaking, innovative and fresh".
The only phone with Live Tiles, Windows Phone brings you closest to the people and things you care most about," said Terry Myerson, corporate VP of the Windows Phone Division at Microsoft.
Zendesk added that support agents can also use the exclusive Windows Phone feature, Live Tiles, to pin information about important support issues to a device's home screen.
Exclusive to Windows Phone, Live Tiles lets people personalize the Start screen by pinning their favorite people, apps, music, games, photos and more.
1 can show you on all screen sizes three columns with Live Tiles on the Home Screen.