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Refresh Roundup: week of May 14th, 2012

Your smartphone and / or tablet is just begging for an update. From time to time, these mobile devices are blessed with maintenance refreshes, bug fixes, custom ROMs and anything in between, and so many of them are floating around that it's easy for a sizable chunk to get lost in the mix. To make sure they don't escape without notice, we've gathered every possible update, hack, and other miscellaneous tomfoolery we could find during the last week and crammed them into one convenient roundup. If you find something available for your device, please give us a shout at tips at engadget dawt com and let us know. Enjoy!

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Refresh Roundup: week of May 14th, 2012 originally appeared on Engadget on Sun, 20 May 2012 18:51:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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Refresh Roundup: week of May 7th, 2012

Your smartphone and / or tablet is just begging for an update. From time to time, these mobile devices are blessed with maintenance refreshes, bug fixes, custom ROMs and anything in between, and so many of them are floating around that it's easy for a sizable chunk to get lost in the mix. To make sure they don't escape without notice, we've gathered every possible update, hack, and other miscellaneous tomfoolery we could find during the last week and crammed them into one convenient roundup. If you find something available for your device, please give us a shout at tips at engadget dawt com and let us know. Enjoy!

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Refresh Roundup: week of May 7th, 2012 originally appeared on Engadget on Sun, 13 May 2012 20:34:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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Engadget's smartphone buyer's guide: spring 2012 edition
Springtime is here. It's a season of renewal, and similarly, an ideal time to replace your aging phone with one that you'll adore. With this in mind, we give you Engadget's smartphone buyer's guide -- your one-stop resource for selecting the best handset that fits your desires and budget. This time around, we're doing things a bit differently. In addition to naming the top phones for each provider, you'll now find more comparisons across carriers. This should help you find the best possible handset -- regardless of network -- if you're willing to make the switch. Also, you'll no longer see limited-time offers as our budget picks -- they'll still get a mention, but now, only phones that commonly retail below $80 will qualify for this coveted spot. Naturally, new smartphones are always coming onto the market, so before you make your final selection, be sure to consult our reviews hub for the very latest recommendations. With that in mind, read on as we round up the best smartphones of the season.

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Engadget's smartphone buyer's guide: spring 2012 edition originally appeared on Engadget on Mon, 02 Apr 2012 12:00:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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Refresh Roundup: week of March 12th, 2012
Your smartphone and / or tablet is just begging for an update. From time to time, these mobile devices are blessed with maintenance refreshes, bug fixes, custom ROMs and anything in between, and so many of them are floating around that it's easy for a sizable chunk to get lost in the mix. To make sure they don't escape without notice, we've gathered every possible update, hack, and other miscellaneous tomfoolery we could find during the last week and crammed them into one convenient roundup. If you find something available for your device, please give us a shout at tips at engadget dawt com and let us know. Enjoy!

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Refresh Roundup: week of March 12th, 2012 originally appeared on Engadget on Sun, 18 Mar 2012 19:51:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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C Spire offers Motorola Milestone X2 for $99.99 with contract

Anyone still excited about the Motorola Droid X2? I know I’m not, but then again – I’m a geek and I’m definitely not in C Spire’s targeted market (plus I don’t live in the States). For those who do live in the coverage are of the operator, another Android option emerged – Milestone X2, which essentially is the same phone Verizon is offering as the Droid X2. C Spire’s “version” doesn’t have the DROID word in its name, cause that name is reserved by the Big Red carrier.

Anyway, C Spire is selling Moto’s baby for $99.99 after a $50 reward card (rebate) and with a new two-year contract. The device should already be in their stores, while it’s out of stock at the carrier’s website. So if you want one urgently and don’t want to drive to the local store, give them a call and see if they can “do something for you.” Or you can check out this page at C Sprire’s website and hope there’s a unit waiting at the time you’re reading this…

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C Spire offers Motorola Milestone X2 for $99.99 with contract originally appeared on IntoMobile.com on 2011-12-27T10:49:33Z. FV1gMYsz9b5j


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October certainly was a big month for Rockstar Games as the announcement of Grand Theft Auto III coming to Android and iOS was received by many a squeal of delight by mobile gamers everywhere. After going hands-on with the game at New York Comic-Con later that week, I can tell you that we all have a very good reason to be excited about the game, especially now that Rockstar has officially announced the game will be hitting both Android and iOS next week.

If I had to guess on a price point for GTA III, I easily could see people paying $10, maybe $15 for the game on their mobile device, which is why I’m befuddled but also excited Rockstar is releasing the game for only $4.99. When you consider how much content is in the game, as well as the fact that you can bring the GTA III experience with you wherever you go, then you’ll hopefully realize this is a complete steal.

Rockstar has also updated the list of phones and tablets Grand Theft Auto III will run on next week. If you’re device isn’t listed, don’t worry as Rockstar has said they’ll continue working on supporting more devices in the coming months.

Apple iOS Devices: iPad 1 & 2, iPhone 4 & 4S, iPod touch 4th Generation
Android Phones: HTC Rezound, LG Optimus 2x, Motorola Atrix 4G, Motorola Droid X2, Motorola Photon 4G, Samsung Galaxy R, T-Mobile G2x
Android Tablets: Acer Iconia, Asus Eee Pad Transformer, Dell Streak 7, LG Optimus Pad, Motorola Xoom, Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 and 10.1, Sony Tablet S, Toshiba Thrive

iOS gamers should take note that Rockstar has worked on supporting the original iPad and iPhone 4, which is a welcomed addition as it was originally said only the iPad 2 & iPhone 4S would be supported from the get-go. As for Android gamers, the list of sporadicly supported devices shouldn’t surprise us as developers tend to support more of the latest and greatest devices than some of the older ones. If you’re phone isn’t supported, don’t forget that you could always purchase an Android tablet, iPad, or iPod touch in order to experience the goodness of Grand Theft Auto III when it’s released next week.

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Grand Theft Auto III releasing on Android, iOS on Dec. 15th for $4.99 originally appeared on IntoMobile.com on 2011-12-06T17:57:41Z. FV1gMYsz9b5j


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It should be no surprise to you that one series I’ve absolutely love is Gameloft’s Dungeon Hunter series. Dungeon Hunter was one of my first games I reviewed for IntoMobile, and its follow-up, Dungeon Hunter II, did not disappoint. Now Gameloft has officially announced Dungeon Hunter III will be “coming soon” to iOS and Android.

The announcement of Dungeon Hunter III was made on Gameloft’s podcast. Lucky for us, the podcast gave no information regarding the game besides it having “better graphics, better gameplay, co-op multiplayer and a whole lot more.” The podcast includes some gameplay footage, which to me does have better graphics and the menu doesn’t look to be crowding the screen as much as it did in Dungeon Hunter II.

As is customary with Gameloft game announcements, we’re given the announcement, but no real information. So, Dungeon Hunter fans, you’ll just have to wait patiently until more information comes out regarding the game. Until then, get ready to clear your calendar for some more dungeon crawling, loot gathering adventure!

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Gameloft’s Dungeon Hunter III “coming soon” to iOS, Android originally appeared on IntoMobile.com on 2011-11-16T21:32:59Z. FV1gMYsz9b5j


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Remember last year when EA released The Simpsons Arcade which ended up being a non-multiplayer remake of the classic The Simpsons Arcade Game? Unfortunately, I remember that game too well and I’m still disappointed in how it turned out as I absolutely loved the original arcade classic. It looks like we may finally be getting the port we all deserve.

According to a tip sent over to XBLAFans, Konami may be tapping developer Backbone, who are responsible for bringing X-Men to iOS and Android, to bring another arcade classic to both platforms. Their eagle-eyed tipster spotted an Australian Ratings Board rating The Simpsons Arcade Game to be headed to XBLA. If Konami’s X-Men is any indication, then we could certainly expect an iOS & Android port in our future once the game is released on XBLA.

I reached out to Konami and told they had “no information at this time” regarding the validity of The Simpsons Arcade Game and if it’ll be coming to iOS & Android, but something tells me we should all expect to hear something about the game soon.

The Simpsons Arcade Game may be making its way to iOS, Android originally appeared on IntoMobile.com on 2011-11-10T22:06:39Z. FV1gMYsz9b5j