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GameHouse Casino Plus brings monthly real-money sweepstakes to Facebook

RealNetworks today announced GameHouse Casino Plus, a new social casino game that offers sweepstakes to its US players, rewarding “life-changing” cash prizes. GameHouse Casino Plus is based on the Facebook […]

Microsoft Office comes to Android, limited to Office 365 subscribers

Image courtesy Microsoft Microsoft has today announced the launch of Office Mobile for Android. The long-awaited application is available at no additional charge for Office 365 subscribers, giving current subscribers […]

Wooga reveals publishing platform for mobile games, unveils new game Jelly Splash

Social and casual game developer Wooga has announced its new publishing strategy, which will see the company partner with developers around the world to release free-to-play mobile games. This news […]

Hasty brings on-demand healthy food ordering to iOS [Interview]

In the fast-growing world of mobile food ordering, users already have a few options for finding unhealthy or even junk food right from their device of choice. When it comes […]

Facebook unveils mobile discovery platform to help smaller game developers

Facebook has today announced the launch of a new games discovery program that will work to help players discover titles from smaller, independent developers, which are normally hidden behind the […]

PlayHaven unveils Push Notifications program to boost mobile user engagement, loyalty and revenue

PlayHaven today announced the launch of its PlayHaven Push Notifications program, which is now in private beta. The new program gives mobile game developers access to customizable push notifications in […]

Google launches new Zagat website and mobile apps, features free restaurant reviews and news

Google has announced the launch of a Zagat revival across the web and mobile, including a new Zagat website and apps on iOS and Android. The new Zagat features ratings […]

Play-Doh Create ABCs brings the Alphabetic Principle to children on iOS

One of the most widely recognizable names in children’s toys has partnered with PlayDate Digital for an educational reading app on iPhone and iPad. Hasbro’s Play-Doh Create ABCs is the […]

Travel photography app Picfari launches on Android, looks to capitalize on international market

Travel photography application Picfari has announced an expansion from iOS to Android, giving more users a chance to document their travels via mobile pictures, and share those pictures, locations and […]

Mobile developer Kiwi, Inc. secures $9 million in funding for Android game development

Mobile game developer Kiwi, Inc. has announced a new partnership with Sequoia Capital, resulting in $9 million in funding. The company has also received backing from AdMob founder Omar Hamoui, […]