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Microsoft has just announced an exclusive and mysterious contest for Halo
4 fans in Europe. Five Xbox fans in the UK will win the chance to
embark on what Microsoft is calling the ultimate adventure into the
unknown to celebrate the launch of Halo 4 next month. Exactly what will
take place is unknown.
five fans who win the contest will be transported to an undisclosed
location in Europe for a top-secret assignment. Microsoft promises that
the assignment will bring the Halo universe to life like never before. Winners of the contest will also get to play the game and more.
social media channels will be used to offer little to that’s about
exactly what will take place for winners of the contest over the coming
weeks. If you will learn more about the contest, you can follow the hash
tag #halo4experience. I wonder if there’ll be a similar contest in the
Japan’s NTT DoCoMo has demoed a new smartphone which features a
rather interesting user interface, the Grip UI, which works when you
touch the side of the smartphone.
On either side of the device there are pressure sensors, and a custom
user interface which responds to the pressure on these sensors placed
on the side of the device, have a look at the brief video of it in
At the moment the handset is just a concept, but it could be
developed to work with complex gestures as well as simple ones, whether
or not it will make it into production remains to be seen.
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We have no idea when Microsoft will be announcing the Xbox 720, but
rumors have suggested that it is happening. We may see it at E3 2013.
And now it seems that Microsoft might have finally had enough of these
leaks. Apparently the company has beefed up security to an
Employees entering the office will reportedly be subject to physical security checks, limited access to office buildings, and non-Microsoft employees
entering the office at Redmond will need to pre-register their visit
online and be assigned a Microsoft handler upon arrival. Wow.
Of course this all could be to protect another project, but if we can
believe the reports, Microsoft certai
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We have been hearing rumors about the new HTC One X+ over the last few weeks, and HTC has just officially unveiled the device and we have full details on the new HTC One X+.
HTC One X+ is powered by a quad core 1.7Ghx NVIDIA Tegra 3 AP37
processor and it comes with 64GB of built in storage, here will be a HTC
One X+ version and a HTC One X+ LTE version.
The HTC One X+ comes with Android 4.1 Jelly Bean, and HTC Sense 4+, there is also a 2,100 mAh battery, which according to HTC gives you up to 50 percent more talk time than the original HTC One X.
HTC One X+ comes with HTC Watch 2.0, which will let you watch thousands
of movies on your handset, and HTC have also introduced a video hub
with HTC Sense 4+ which lets you put all your videos in one place.
HTC One X+ will go on sale in Europe and North Asa in October and in
South Asia in November, it is also headed to the US, although HTC has
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After going up for pre-order in the UK during August, UK readers who have been patiently waiting for the Acer CloudMobile
smartphone to arrive in the UK. Will be pleased to learn that from
today it is now finally available to purchase for around £290 SIM free,
after originally being listed with a September 5th launch date.
To re-cap the Acer CloudMobile smartphone is equipped with a 4.3 inch touchscreen
display sporting a resolution of 1280 x 800 pixels. Its powered by a
1.5GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 processor, supported by 1GB RAM, and comes
supplied running Google’s Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich (ICS) operating system.
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