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Five for the weekend: Nokia Lumia 610, Playstation on HTC phones, Assassin’s Creed 3

The Gadget Show  Friday 17 February 2012

Five for the weekend: Nokia Lumia 610, Playstation on HTC phones, Assassin’s Creed 3

As another five days of gadget goodness comes to an end, it’s time to round up some of the stories that got us most excited. It’s been an exceptionally good week for leaks, smartphone fans and gamers. Missed any of it? Fear not. Read on to catch up, in our latest five for the weekend news roundup.

Assassin’s Creed 3 to launch on October 30th 2012


You read that right. Ubisoft this week confirmed that Assassin’s Creed 3 is a real thing, and that it’ll be launching on October 30th, also putting it in line to become a Nintendo Wii U launch title.

New BlackBerry 10 interface first look


BlackBerry phones are set for a major overhaul. In every way. Photos showing how leaked earlier this week, revealing a radically different BlackBerry 10 interface. If you’re a Blackberry fan of any sort, you need to see this.

PlayStation games on HTC phones this year


Rumours this week suggested that Sony is about to allow PlayStation games to appear on HTC smartphones and tablets in an attempt to widen the reach of the PlayStation brand. But who cares about branding – that’s great news for gamers and HTC gadget owners.

HTC and Brats audio to dream up new music streaming service


The likes of Spotify and Napster could have a new rival on its hands. Word has got out that HTC and Beats Audio are hatching a plan to develop its own music streaming service set for an unveiling later this month.

Nokia Lumia 610 budget phone set for MWC 2012


The Nokia Lumia smartphone range is one of the most gorgeous we’ve ever laid eyes on. Now there are rumours of a budget model called the Nokia Lumia 610, which will apparently be unveiled later this month, hopefully giving many more the chance to own a piece of beautiful design.

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Nokia, Lumia 610, PlayStation, HTC, smartphones, Assassin’s Creed 3, Blackberry, Windows Phone

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