Burn The Rope Xbox Live Windows Phone game released

This weeks Xbox Live enabled game for Windows Phone 7 is Burn The Rope, a critically acclaimed mobile game already out on iOS. As the game title says the goal is to burn the rope and to do this you will have to use your device’s accelerometer because the flame only burns upwards. The game cost $2.99 but make sure to try out the trial beforehand just in case this isn’t your type of game. For my part I think that this is the kind of content that really suits mobile platforms so it’s highly recommend. Only downside s that this versions still isn’t Mango compatible so you won’t be able to fast-resume. Get it here.

Samsung and Google to unveil Android Ice Cream Sandwich and Nexus Prime on October 11th

No matter what happens between Microsoft and Samsung, the Korean handset maker is still for the time being Google’s biggest Android partner and as such they are both apparently going to unveil the latest iteration of the Android OS dubbed Ice Cream Sandwich and the rumored Google Nexus Prime on October 11th during CTIA in San Diego. This event is obviously meant to kill the iPhone 5 buzz which will start on October 4th and the only unknown yet is the date of Nokia’s unveiling of its first Windows Phone. It’s widely accepted that this will happen during Nokia World on October 26th but we’ve also heard contradicting info saying that this wouldn’t happen there. Only time will tell but If I was Microsoft or Nokia I wouldn’t wait 3 weeks after the iPhone 5 and Android 4 is announced to counter both especially now that Mango is out and that the first handsets are going to hit retail and carriers.

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