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AMNews: White iPod Touch, HTC Vigor Images Leaked, Rural 3G Connectivity Initiative by Three UK

According to new reports Apple Inc. is planning to offer a white version of its massively popular 5th generation iPod Touch. Apparently, iFixDirect, a key part supplier to the Cupertino-based tech heavyweight recently received a white front cover of the iPod Touch media player.

HTC’s new venture in the smartphone market, the HTC Vigor, has been making headlines for a while now. This is despite the fact that there is no official word from the company or any concrete reports from whistleblowing sources to confirm the details of the project. There are a few leaked images that are running wild on the Web.

UK wireless carrier Three has launched a new initiative to bring 3G mobile broadband to Britain’s rural areas. Under the initiative, the company is planning to distribute free 3G dongles and access for a year to rural residents who pine for a proper fixed line broadband connection.

The UK government has unveiled a video game based on the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow. The game, which was developed by a 21 year old student of the Abertay University, was chosen after a video game competition for the Commonwealth games in which several people took part.

Korean electronics giant and the Galaxy maker Samsung has announced on Monday that it is launching a mobile instant messaging tool in its handsets- a desperate move as suggested by many experts, aimed at countering the massive lead enjoyed by the rivals Apple and the PlayBook and BlackBerry maker Research In Motion. This new service, dubbed ChatOn is likely to be made available by the company sometime during October.