Contra: Evolution Blasts onto iOS

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BEIJING – June 26, 2013 – International mobile game developer CocoaChina/Chukong, in partnership with legendary digital entertainment company Konami, today announced the release of Contra: Evolution for iOS. All of the bad guy-blasting, platform-jumping fun of the original 1988 Nintendo Entertainment System version of Contra is now available on iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch for veteran fans and players new to the franchise to enjoy. Continue reading Contra: Evolution Blasts onto iOS

Contra Evolution Coming Soon to a Mobile Jungle Near You

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CocoaChina/Chukong Bringing Konami Classic to U.S. Mobile Devices

BEIJING – June 27, 2013 – Leading international mobile game developer and publisher CocoaChina/Chukong today announced the upcoming U.S. mobile launch of Contra Evolution, the first fully licensed mobile version of Konami’s classic alien-shooting side-scroller Contra. Initially launched in January 2013 in China, Contra Evolution reached the number one paid spot in less than 24 hours, and the US release marks the official beginning of a partnership between CocoaChina/Chukong and Konami. Continue reading Contra Evolution Coming Soon to a Mobile Jungle Near You

Sony Music Entertainment Announces Pinball Rocks HD App for iPhone, iPad & iPod touch

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NEW YORK – Thursday, June 13, 2013 – Sony Music Entertainment today announced Pinball Rocks HD, a five-table pinball compilation game for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch is now available on the App Store. The app includes a free rock-themed table with featured music from guitarist Richie Kotzen, Chevelle, The Sword, Filter, Red, All That Remains, Hatebreed and Nonpoint, as well as premium music content from artists like AC/DC, Alice in Chains, Bullet for My Valentine and Slayer available via In-App Purchase. Continue reading Sony Music Entertainment Announces Pinball Rocks HD App for iPhone, iPad & iPod touch

10 Million Monthly Active Users Now Playing Sunstorm Games’ Mobile Apps

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Successful Developer of Mobile Games Passes Major Milestones, Invests for the Future

LAS VEGAS – May 9, 2013 – Sunstorm Games, a leading Las Vegas-based developer and publisher of mobile games, today announced that its player community has grown to 10 million Monthly Active Users and one million Daily Active Users. Focused on creating fun mobile experiences since 2008, Sunstorm Games’ community has grown steadily as the company iterates across popular franchises like the “MAKER” series, which host large audiences of both male and female players, prioritizing player feedback and gameplay analysis to substantially improve each new game. The company plans to improve its mobile offering with the upcoming launch of Sunnyville Salon and Sunnyville Pets, its most advanced games to-date in terms of stability, graphics and gameplay. Continue reading 10 Million Monthly Active Users Now Playing Sunstorm Games’ Mobile Apps

TareasPlus, Leading Instructional Video Platform in Latin America, Launches New Educational Exchange

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Aula TareasPlus allows teachers to upload original content and lesson plans for students

NEW YORK – April 29, 2013 – TareasPlus, a San Francisco-based startup that has delivered more than 10 million STEM video lessons in Spanish to students throughout Spain and Latin America, today announced the beta launch of their new platform Aula TareasPlus at the TechCrunch Disrupt Conference. Aula TareasPlus is an educational exchange that allows students to connect with the best teachers from around the world to learn, practice their skills and test their knowledge of material in the areas of math and science. The exchange provides teachers a platform to upload original material to connect with students, giving students access to immediate answers and opportunities for learning. Continue reading TareasPlus, Leading Instructional Video Platform in Latin America, Launches New Educational Exchange

Blackbird Interactive Announces Limited Edition Presale Package for HARDWARE: Shipbreakers

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Veteran RTS Game Development Studio Offers Exclusive Companion Content for its Highly-anticipated Title

VANCOUVER, CANADA – April 26, 2013 – Blackbird Interactive, a videogame developer specializing in sci-fi real-time strategy games, today announced the pre-sale of a “VIP PACKAGE” for their upcoming title, HARDWARE: Shipbreakers. This VIP PACKAGE features guaranteed access to the upcoming HARDWARE: Shipbreakers Closed Beta, along with an in-fiction Prospector’s Guide and gameplay guide.

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Video Games Intelligence Announces Independent’s Day Keynote

mobile-gaming-usa-logoNEW YORK — April 24, 2013 — Video Games Intelligence has announced today the launch of Independent’s Day, an afternoon of conference sessions and networking focused on indie mobile game development, on May 13th, prior to the start of their annual Mobile Gaming USA West conference in San Francisco on May 14-15th. Continue reading Video Games Intelligence Announces Independent’s Day Keynote

Yodlee Financial Platform Awarded 50th Patent for Financial Gadgets

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Company’s Innovative Technology Powers Services for Top Financial Institutions and Industry Innovators Globally

REDWOOD CITY, Calif. – April 15, 2013 – Yodlee® today announced that it has been awarded its 50th technology patent, this one related to “financial gadgets” as part of its financial apps, or FinApps, distribution model.  This patent announcement is a testament to Yodlee’s dynamic, cloud-based platform, which powers services for seven of the top 10 U.S. financial institutions and hundreds of other digital players, speeding innovation in banking and personal finance management (PFM ) by delivering interactive, personalized financial services based on real-time transactional data.
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