Tech News of The Week : Apr 1 | Rovio Mobile Buys Futuremark Games Studios

Rovio Mobile Buys Futuremark Game Studios

Rovio Mobile(makers of the Angry Bird) has bought Futuremark Games – the gaming studio of Finnish benchmarking software firm, Futuremark for an undisclosed amount. Futuremark Games has previously released space themed games – Unstoppable Gorg and Shattered Horizon. Rovio intent for buying Futuremark is not very clear yet but it is anticipated that they will use the Futuremark Games resources for future updates of Angry Birds Space.

Meanwhile Angry Birds Space has reached 10 million downloads in first three days. Angry Birds games have already been downloaded more than 700 million times and is the most downloaded mobile games of all times. It is also the fastest growing game on Facebook.

HTC One X launching in April in India

Based on a report by GSMArena, who have obtained the information via The Unwired states that this highly anticipated smartphone will be hitting shelves on Monday, the 2nd of April, 2012. A few days ago, HTC updated their official Facebook page with a teaser video of the One X and in the process confirmed the rumours that it would be launched in April.

According to GSMArena, along with One X, two others will debut apart from the One X will be the HTC One S and One V. Read more in HTC website.

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