Hearthstone now available on iOS and Android Mobile Phones

Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft is a fast-paced strategy card game that is deceptively simple and insanely fun. It has been around for over a year and was only previously only playable on computers and tablets. Blizzard has now launched a version for mobile phones that should prove to be very popular.   The mobile version features […]

Amazon to Acquire Twitch

Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) today announced that it has reached an agreement to acquire Twitch Interactive, Inc., the leading live video platform for gamers. In July, more than 55 million unique visitors viewed more than 15 billion minutes of content on Twitch produced by more than 1 million broadcasters, including individual gamers, pro players, publishers, […]

Editorial: Amazon Fire Phone

Kemory Grubb – Associate Editor Jeff Bezos described the phone as one that was built for Amazon Prime members. The phone is built on a fork of the Android Open Source Project, which means its Android 4.2 stripped of all Google’s closed source services/apps. So Amazon is replacing Google Play Services with Amazon Prime, this not much […]

Amazon Fire is a Volkswagen for Amazon Prime subscribers that’ll drive shop-on-the-go Online Obsession

The US$199 Amazon Fire smartphone on a 2 year contract is already destined for superstardom, as it’s got great genes like its parents, the7” Amazon Kindle Fire Tablet launched in 2011 and the Amazon Fire TV recently launched in April 2014. It’s already a part of the great tradition of products that Amazon has launching that […]

Introducing Fire, the First Smartphone Designed by Amazon

Amazon today unveiled Fire, the first smartphone designed by Amazon. Fire is the only smartphone with Dynamic Perspective and Firefly, two new breakthrough technologies that allow you to see and interact with the world through a whole new lens. Dynamic Perspective uses a new sensor system to respond to the way you hold, view, and […]

Rumoured 3D Smartphone coming from Amazon

The tech community is holding their collective breath and exploring various levels of speculation and rumors as amazon announces a press event planned for Seattle on June 18. A 3D smartphone is the rumor getting the most attention as a teaser video released by Amazon alongside the event announcement shows various amazon “customers” holding a device […]

In-App Purchasing falters as Freemium In-App Advertising Rises

“This suggests that – as we have previously noted – the early days of life are absolutely vital when it comes to ‘converting’ Freemium players on mobile. It is imperative to make every effort to put the right experiences and offers in front of players from the very moment they begin play in order to […]