Archive for April, 2009

Worms for iPhone screenshots released [Video]

Worms for iPhone screenshots released [Video]

There may have been a billion downloads from the Apple App Store, but who knows how many of those titles were then uninstalled amid grunts of disappointment.  That's not the grunt we'd expect to hear for Team17's upcoming Worms for the iPhone and iPod touch, seen here in some exclusive screenshots from Pocket Gamer.

Update: Demo video after the cut

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iPod nano GPS hack

iPod nano GPS hack

In the days before the iPod touch, an iPod was for music and maybe video, but certainly not GPS or internet access.  That hasn't stopped some owners of earlier iPods looking to get such functionality onto their media players, and while Ben Kokes' hack won't have you surfing the web, it does give him basic GPS functionality on his first-gen iPod nano.

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Viliv S5 pre-orders begin today; Intel video demo

Viliv S5 pre-orders begin today; Intel video demo

We can't get enough of the Viliv S5, and we know a lot of you feel the same way, so it seemed sensible to remind SlashGear readers that importer Dynamism's pre-sales for the 4.8-inch touchscreen MID kick off today at 1pm EST.  If you're undecided whether $599 is a reasonable amount to spend on an Atom-powered ultraportable with WiFi and Bluetooth, Intel's own Michael Brito has shot a demo video espousing the S5's virtues.

Video demo of the Viliv S5 after the cut

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Vodafone Spain launch HTC Magic today

Vodafone Spain launch HTC Magic today

In the second piece of significant Android news today, Vodafone Spain have announced that sales of the HTC Magic begin this morning.  Exclusive to the carrier in Europe, the Magic was nonetheless expected to land in the UK first, from May 5th; Spanish customers will have to pay a little more for the privilege, however, as while the phone will be priced from free (tariff depending) in the UK, in Spain it will range from €19 to €199 ($25 to $262).

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