Flappy Bird Creator Launching New Swing Copters Game This Week (video)

Swing Copters

Those of you that enjoyed the popular Flappy Bird game which was such a success on mobile devices for its developer last year. Might be interested to know that the game’s creator Dong Nguyen has now built a second game which will be launching later this week called Swing Copters.

Swing Copters looks just as tricky and frustrating as the first Flappy Bird game and can be seen in action in the video after the jump thanks to a video created by the Touch Arcade website.

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Arduino GPS Map Navigation System

Arduino GPS

Makers, hobbyists and developers that enjoy building projects using the Arduino platform might be interested in this awesome Arduino GPS Map Navigation System which was being built by Kathy Yang.

The Arduino GPS system uses an Arduino UNO, GPS, SD card, TFT, GPS map navigation system and has been built to provide users with real-time position information via GPS which is then displayed on your desired map.

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New Apple iPhone 6 Will Not Be Fitted With Sapphire Glass Reports JP Morgan

Apple iPhone 6

Rumours and speculation are still circulating around the new Apple iPhone 6 ahead of next month’s Apple press conference which is scheduled to take place on September 9th.

Previously its been reported that Apple may only be offering sapphire glass screens on only its higher end iPhone 6 smartphones. However today JP Morgan reports that the investment company thinks its unlikely that Apple will start shipping iPhones equipped with sapphire glass until next year.

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Bungie Unveils Destiny Venus Gameplay Trailer (video)

Destiny

Bungie Destiny will be officially launching next month on September 9th, 2014, arriving on older and next generation consoles in the form of the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 consoles.

To whet your appetite before the games launch, Bungie has released a new Destiny trailer this week revealing gameplay on the planet Venus, check it out after the jump.

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HTC Butterfly 2 Gets Official

htc butterfly 2

HTC has taken the wraps off their latest smartphone, the HTC Butterfly 2, we have been hearing rumors about the handset for some time, and now we have all the details on this new Android smartphone from HTC.

The HTC Butterfly 2 is equipped with a 5 inch full high definition display with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, the handset is powered by a quad core Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 processor clocked at 2.5GHz, and it also features 2GB of RAM.

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Google YouTube Music Key Subscription Service Details Leaked

youtube music key

We have been hearing rumors about Google’s new YouTube subscription service for some time, and now the guys from Android Police have managed to obtain some details about the service, which will be called the YouTube Music Key.

Google will apparently launch their new YouTube music service as YouTube Music Key, they will also apparently change the name of Google Play Music to Google Play Music Key.

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Roku TVs Headed To The U.S. Shortly

roku TV

At CES in January Roku announced a new streaming platform, Roku TV, which is a streaming platform that will be built into TVs, and now the company plans to launch its first Roku TVs in the U.S. within the next few week.

Roku are well know for their set top boxes, and now the company will launch some Roku TVs which are made by Chinese manufacturers Hisense and TCL, other manufacturers will also be releasing Roku TVs in the future.

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LG G3 UX Headed To LG’s Other Smartphones

lg g3

LG has announced that it will be bringing the LG G3 UX to its other smartphones, the user interface on the LG G3 is much simpler than their previous offerings, and the company has plans to bring the UI to its entry level and mid range handsets.

LG has not revealed any details on which devices will be getting the LG G3 UX, although they have said that it will be available to ‘most’ of their entry level and mid range devices.

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Nokia Lumia 520 Gets Lumia Cyan Update In Several Regions

Nokia Lumia 520

Nokia Lumia 520 is one of the best-selling Windows Phone devices available in the market. If you’re still holding off to your Nokia Lumia 520, there’s a piece of good news for you.

Microsoft and carriers have started rolling out the Lumia Cyan update across the globe. The roll commenced a few weeks back when AT&T released it for its variant, as well as a few European carriers as well. Now, users rocking the country variant of the device can also enjoy the features introduced in the Lumia Cyan update.

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Meizu Event Scheduled for September 2nd, Meizu MX4 Launch Imminent?

Meizu Event

Meizu MX4 has leaked on a number of occasions in the past few weeks. Not too long ago, some promotional material of the alleged device, revealing its price tag it will carry when it’s officially announced.

Recently, the folks at Meizu mentioned they are going to hold an event on September 2nd in Beijing. The company posted the invite on their Facebook page, but the company didn’t reveal what they are going to announce.

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Motorola Moto G2 Display Assembly Leaked

Motorola Moto G2

The new Mot0rola Moto G2 is expected to launch in September, we have yet to see any photos of the handset, although we now have a photo of the handsets display.

The photo below shows the 5 inch display of the new Moto G2, the display is rumored to come with a HD resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels.

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