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October 15, 2010

Nokia C5-03 Announced

Today, Nokia announced the latest addition to the CSeries lineup of phones-the C5-03. The C5-03 is a low priced touchscreen aimed at the masses.

The specifications of Nokia C5-03 are:

  • 105.8x51x13.8mm, 93 grams
  • Symbian Series S60 5th Edition (Symbian^1)
  • 3.2″ Touchscreen
  • 5 Megapixel Camera with 4x Digital Zoom
  • 40 MB Internal Memory, micro-SD Card Slot (Supports upto 16GB)
  • Wi-Fi, GPS, OVI Maps, Compass

The phone has a two tone colour style and comes in various colours and combinations.The phone is expected to launch at the end of the fourth quarter of 2010 at a price of 170 Euros before subsidies or taxes.

October 14, 2010

Add Game Mechanics To Your Site In Five Minutes With BigDoor

White label game mechanics startup BigDoor Media today announces the launch of new its new “MiniBar” features, which consist of Facebook compatible widgets that allow website owners to incorporate game mechanics and loyalty programs easily onto their own sites.With this new service, the BigDoor platform will custom generate the code site owners need to to create virtual economies including defining site currency, defining transactions, defining virtual goods and well as building badges and providing analytics.In the same modularized gaming space as Badgevilleand OneTrueFan, BigDoor’s customized widget implementation allows you to “add game mechanics to your site in less than five minutes,” according CEO Keith Smith.No hard core developing skills needed, you can just embed the BigDoor widget code on to your own source code if you’re looking for a way to tie real life user actions into social rewards in any of their multitude forms including badges, levels and leaderboards, etc, an ideal system for content sites that want to take advantage into the huge social gaming thrust currently popular.