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June13 Issue: Opportunity For Your App To Play On The Big Screen

Our inaugural issue! June 2013 was our very first issue and you can view it in it's entirety here for free! The articles inside include, Cross Platform App Development, The Pains of App Development Contract Work, Alternative Ways of Monetizing Apps, Intro Into Corona, Monthly News, Tips, and much more!

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Tablet-gaming-still-important-in-gaming-industry

Tablet gaming still important in gaming industry


Thursday, August 4, 2022 by

The size of the tablet gaming industry is relatively small, but it still forms an integral part of the mobile gaming industry. According to the numbers presented by SafeBettingSites.com, Roblox Corporation was the top-earning iPad gaming publisher in June 2022. The creators of the online game platform and game creation system, Roblox, made $45.99 million through th...


$338B-mobile-gaming-market-projection

$338B mobile gaming market projection


Friday, July 29, 2022 by

Mobile Gaming is defined as playing and enjoying interactive video games on several platforms, such as computers, mobile phones, and game consoles. The rising access to broadband connections, especially in developing countries, has made digital gaming more accessible to a larger population. Mobile gaming has overtaken console and computer gaming as the most popular...


Google-Play-app-spending-down-in-first-half-of-2022

Google Play app spending down in first half of 2022


Tuesday, July 26, 2022 by

The first half of 2022 has turned out to be disappointing for Android and its app store Google Play. According to the numbers presented by SafeBettingSites.com, app-spending on Google’s marketplace was down by 7.4% Y-O-Y during the first half of 2022. In the first half of 2022, Android users spent a total of $21.3 billion on apps. Total app spending up by ...


Web3-gaming-redefined-by-Souq

Web3 gaming redefined by Souq


Tuesday, June 28, 2022 by

Businesses have become increasingly reliant on Web3 in 2022, though according to Bloomberg, Deutsche Bank predictions and Fed rate raises may signal a recession looms. In that case, CoinDesk adds that signs point to a continued and strong correlation between recession-trending stock markets and cryptocurrency performance. Now more than ever, ownership of digital asse...


Metaverse-mobile-app-for-the-masses

Metaverse mobile app for the masses


Friday, June 17, 2022 by

In the future, artists, gamers, and consumers will all meet in an atmosphere that encourages connection, creativity, and commerce, unlike any online environment we have seen to date. The metaverse is already enabling that future today as large consumer brands and creators begin to embrace the new technology. But thus far, engagement in the metaverse is mostly contained ...


Blockchain-enhanced-sports-games

Blockchain enhanced sports games


Friday, June 10, 2022 by

Independent games studio SuperTeam Games has raised $10 million in its first round of funding to develop cross-platform sports games that utilize blockchain technology. The financing was led by Griffin Gaming Partners, other investors include Powerhouse Capital, and individual contributors such as former Disney CEO Michael Eisner and MLS franchise owners Steve Kaplan...


Apple-WWDC-2022-announcements

Apple WWDC 2022 announcements


Thursday, June 9, 2022 by

"The release of iOS 16 promises the ability to customize the phone’s lock screen to an incredible degree, allowing users to change every aspect of the look of their screen. The new Live Activities feature also helps to avoid being bombarded with notifications. Letting users have different lock screens for different purposes like work or personal is an inte...


Metaverse-land-sale-announced-by-Billionaire-Zombies-Club

Metaverse land sale announced by Billionaire Zombies Club


Thursday, June 9, 2022 by

Billionaire Zombies Club (BZC) has officially announced its metaverse land sale. In what has been a rather historic rise for one of the earliest Polygon-based NFT communities, BZC as the community is affectionately known has spawned a rather unique ethos, movement, and aesthetic that now influences projects across the globe. Since its launch late last year, BZC has s...


Gala-May-Mayhem-wrapped-up

Gala May Mayhem wrapped up


Thursday, June 9, 2022 by

Gala, and its gaming division, Gala Games, have wrapped up their second annual month-long reward event called May Mayhem. Started in 2021, the event was designed to grow Gala’s user base and to reward as many current players as possible with large prizes in GALA, the official crypto token of the Gala Games Ecosystem. Even in the midst of the largest drop in the...


3GoPlay-subscription-platform-launches

3GoPlay subscription platform launches


Thursday, June 2, 2022 by

Gameloft Business Solutions has announced the launch of 3GoPlay. This new game subscription platform will bring hundreds of the world's best mobile games into the hands of Hutchison users in countries that offer the "All You Can Play" subscription model. This includes critically acclaimed premium titles such as Asphalt Nitro 2, Lego Legacy: Heroe...


NFT-marketplace-revenues

NFT marketplace revenues


Thursday, June 2, 2022 by

While the world grappled with the downsides of the COVID-19 pandemic, the crypto space registered unprecedented booms, non-fungible tokens (NFTs) in particular registered a meteoric rise in their adoption in 2021. That said, available data points to NFTs continuing to contribute a small percentage of the crypto sector’s revenues. CryptoMonday.de has been analyz...


Gaming-app-availability-going-down

Gaming app availability going down


Thursday, June 2, 2022 by

Current data from BanklessTimes.com shows that the available game apps on Google Play went down by 32.96% in Q1 of 2022. The store shed over 220,000 mobile gaming apps from the 670,447 it had in Q4 2021. In November 2021, Google began filtering apps and games, removing those not targeting an API level within two years of the most recent Android version. Gaming app...


N3TWORK-Studios-Inc-lands-$46M-in-funding

N3TWORK Studios Inc lands $46M in funding


Friday, May 20, 2022 by

N3TWORK Studios has closed $46 million in a Series A financing round led by Griffin Gaming Partners, with participation from Kleiner Perkins, Galaxy Interactive, KIP, Floodgate, LLL Capital, and N3TWORK, Inc. As part of the financing, Griffin Gaming Partners' Peter Levin will join the Board of Directors. The funding will help further the development and launch ...


App-ocalypse-due-to-ad-and-privacy-regulations

App-ocalypse due to ad and privacy regulations


Friday, May 20, 2022 by

The App-ocalypse', the new report from Bango reveals that marketers are experiencing a negative impact on their bottom line due to new ad regulations and privacy changes. The research revealed that 59% of marketers have lost revenue since Apple's IDFA changes, the phasing out of third-party cookies by Google, new privacy updates, and changing ad regulations. ...


NFT-partnership-to-create-fashion-pieces

NFT partnership to create fashion pieces


Friday, May 6, 2022 by

Ready has announced a new partnership with SmileyWorld, the lifestyle brand from Smiley that revolutionized Smileys in technology, and EPIK Prime Team, a licensing agency putting brands into video games. The brands will collaborate together to create virtual fashion pieces for Ready Games' app ICON Avatar Fashion Universe. This will be Ready and Epik's...


Playable-NFT-graphical-novel-Quantum-Noesis-lands

Playable NFT graphical novel Quantum Noesis lands


Monday, May 2, 2022 by

EVI (short for Electronic Virtual Intelligence) is on the verge of achieving sentience as the first true general Artificial Intelligence. But there are powerful forces at work to destroy her! To safeguard the Noesis Network, EVI has gamified part of her security, transforming vulnerabilities in the code into audiovisual puzzles that are easier for the human mind to g...


Blockchain-gaming-organization-partners-with-Crypto-Oasis

Blockchain gaming organization partners with Crypto Oasis


Thursday, April 28, 2022 by

GamesCoin Group is a German blockchain gaming organization that has created an ecosystem for a gaming world that is more immersive and boundary-blurring than ever. Its partnership with Crypto Oasis is game-changing and exciting for the Middle Eastern crypto market because blockchain is restructuring the gaming industry, and GamesCoin Group is leading this revolution. ...


Fewer-apps-in-Google-Play-Store-than-4-years-ago

Fewer apps in Google Play Store than 4 years ago


Thursday, April 28, 2022 by

A TradingPlatforms.com analysis shows there are fewer applications in Google's Play Store today than four years ago. The site presented data showing that the store's app numbers had fallen by a million. Data shows fewer apps in Google Play Store than 4 years ago Google Play Store hosted 2,591,578 applications by March this year. This figure is a 28% drop f...


Software-developers-in-a-post-pandemic-world

Software developers in a post pandemic world


Friday, April 8, 2022 by

Covid-19 has changed so much about the world of business. Although society's increasing reliance on digital technology has been obvious for well over a decade, the pandemic has been a harsh test of which companies have been taking note. Those that had their eyes on the ball were already starting to make the necessary changes. Others, who were more resistant to ch...


GDC-2022-highlights

GDC 2022 highlights


Wednesday, April 6, 2022 by

The 2022 Game Developers Conference (GDC), the event serving professionals dedicated to the art and science of making games, concluded its 36th edition, after a week of networking, learning, and inspiration. The conference was the largest in San Francisco in the past two years, with a total of 12,000 industry professionals attending at San Francisco's Moscone C...


ezeep-JavaScript-library-lands-from-ThinPrint

ezeep JavaScript library lands from ThinPrint


Tuesday, March 29, 2022 by

ezeep by ThinPrint announced the release of ezeep.js, a new JavaScript library that makes it possible for web developers to easily add printing capabilities into any web application in just a few steps. "Desktop applications are being replaced by cloud-based web applications, and users are accessing them from all kinds of devices, smartphones...


Change-Data-Capture-adapter-launches

Change Data Capture adapter launches


Tuesday, March 29, 2022 by

Push Technology has announced the launch of a new Change Data Capture (CDC) Adapter. The adapter is particularly appropriate for event-driven use cases in IoT transportation data, global equity/derivative exchange market data, and retail and eCommerce. The Diffusion Platform-Gateway has an array of adapters to capture all forms of data feeds, the latest addition to i...


Files-acquires-ExaVault

Files acquires ExaVault


Tuesday, March 29, 2022 by

Files.com, the Cloud-Native SaaS platform for File Integration and Automation, announced the acquisition of ExaVault, a major cloud file transfer vendor for SMB and mid-market businesses. The acquisition will generate the largest cloud-native files platform, with over 6,500 active business-to-business (B2B) customers. Through its award-winning enterprise-grade file t...


NFT-game-Superior-unveiled

NFT game Superior unveiled


Thursday, March 24, 2022 by

Gala Games, the blockchain gaming platform, unveiled its latest game franchise Superior, a roguelite 3rd person shooter where players start out unpowered and outgunned, as they hunt the evil "superheroes" down, steal their powers and take on even tougher challenges. Developed by Drifter who created hit VR games: Robo Recall and Lies Beneath, Superior is l...


Game-Developers-Conference-2022

Game Developers Conference 2022


Tuesday, March 22, 2022 by

The 2022 Game Developers Conference (GDC), the world’s longest-running event for professionals dedicated to the art and science of making games, begins its 36th edition today, in person at the Moscone Convention Center in San Francisco. The week-long conference, which also includes a virtual component, will feature more than 200 exhibitors, over 1,000 speakers, an...


Efinity-parachain-launches-on-Polkadot

Efinity parachain launches on Polkadot


Wednesday, March 16, 2022 by

Enjin has launched its flagship parachain Efinity on Polkadot. As the first-ever NFT parachain to launch on the Polkadot network, Efinity will support CryptoBlades and its 1.1 million users, with additional commitment from over 100 games and apps. Purpose-built to remove the barriers to entry to NFTs and decentralized gaming, Efinity simplifies the user experience an...


The-App-Marketers-New-Year-Resolution-for-2022

The App Marketers New Year Resolution for 2022


Friday, February 25, 2022 by

Reaching the biggest possible relevant audience is the goal of every user acquisition (UA) team, but if scaling mobile growth was easy, every good app would be a blockbuster hit. With 1.85 million mobile apps available on the market, the competition is fierce for user attention. The average user has about 40 apps installed on their phone but spends 89% of their screen t...


Send-us-your-NFTs

Send us your NFTs


Monday, February 14, 2022 by

The Metaverse is coming, and to show our support we’ve launched our own NFT collection wallet on OpenSea! You can send us any NFT you want by simply transferring them to our wallet address of 0x9c25562b512650259f2f3b6c6e79754ffbb995cf What does it give you? For you as an NFT creator, designer, or programmer, it will give you free exposure! The NFTs we collec...


NFT-and-DeFi-support-from-Umbria-Network

NFT and DeFi support from Umbria Network


Friday, February 11, 2022 by

Umbria is working with Polygon Alliance to ensure projects on the Polygon network have access to the Narni Bridge for the fastest and most cost-effective cross-chain transactions. Polygon Alliance A platform for the Polygon community to network, collaborate, learn, and grow - provides resources and support for projects in the space. It recommends Umbria’s Na...


Metaverse-video-chat-app-from-Bunch

Metaverse video chat app from Bunch


Thursday, February 10, 2022 by

Since we started Bunch in late 2017, our vision has always been to build a real-time social network where people come together when they are physically apart and move from experience to experience. And, in our view, the most fun experience to share with friends, is to play games together! Recapping the past few years In the past few years, we have seen this v...


Mobile-market-2021-highlights

Mobile market 2021 highlights


Thursday, February 3, 2022 by

At the end of the year everyone was talking about the future and making predictions, but what about the highlights of 2021? Last year was rich in sensations, new names appeared on the market, and many industry giants cooperated to enhance their power or work on large-scale joint projects. Apptica compiled a selection of the most significant events, cases, and changes th...


NFT-racing-game-launches

NFT racing game launches


Thursday, January 27, 2022 by

Supremacy Games has announced the Apex Kings NFT Racing game and released an action-packed trailer video. Helsinki-based developer and publisher of mobile games and crypto games believe players will find true value in owning real brand cars in their forthcoming play and earn the game. The company has already secured the interest of numerous global car manufacturers a...


No-code-mobile-app-developer-lands-from-Pocketfied

No code mobile app developer lands from Pocketfied


Thursday, January 20, 2022 by

Welcome to the seamless new world of mobile app development. Pocketfied is live, offering no-code mobile app development in record time, just one day. Pocketfied is not a standard mobile app builder. It creates your app quickly with a flawless design and offers full integration with Shopify’s online stores and it handles AppStore and Google Play registrati...


2022-development-productivity-predictions

2022 development productivity predictions


Monday, January 17, 2022 by

Brian Rue is the CEO and Co-founder of Rollbar, an SF-based provider of real-time error monitoring Software as a Service, where he leads the company’s overall strategy and direction. Brian founded the company with Cory Virok in 2012. Prior to Rollbar, Brian was the CTO and Co-founder of Lolapps, a leading publisher of independent games on social networks and mobil...


Building-Better-SDKs

Building Better SDKs


Friday, January 14, 2022 by

Nathan Darst is the Director of SDK Engineering for Kochava, a real-time data solutions company offering the leading omnichannel measurement and attribution solutions for data-driven marketers. Darst talks about building better SDKs, integrating them, using an SDK in code, what good APIs look like, and a ton more. You've written some amazing code; so amazing...