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Tales Of Honor: The Secret Fleet Mobile Game Sets Course for iOS

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Evergreen Studios reveals Tales of Honor mobile game will release on the App Store April 24, 2014, Android to follow

LOS ANGELES — April 9, 2014 — Evergreen Studios today unveiled further details on their upcoming mobile game, Tales of Honor: The Secret Fleet, part of the Tales of Honor science fiction storyworld based on David Weber’s Honor Harrington novels. The space-combat strategy game, which puts players at the helm of interstellar battles, will arrive in the App Store on April 24, 2014. The game will land on Google Play shortly after.

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Start Your Engines & Lace Up Your Cleats: Soccer Rally 2 Coming Soon to iOS and Android

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LICHFIELD, UK – April 9, 2014 – If you’ve ever enjoyed a soccer game but wished it was more like racecar driving, the solution is just around the bend: IceFlame’s Soccer Rally 2, sequel to the highly acclaimed 2012 title Soccer Rally, is coming to iOS and Android on April 24th. The game combines the action of soccer with the adrenaline of high-speed motorsports. Like a radical reinterpretation of polo, Soccer Rally 2 lets users play soccer from the driver’s seat of their own tricked-out automobile. Continue reading

Founders of Box, Yahoo!, Workday, and Silver Lake Partners Invest in Elementum to Redefine Enterprise Software

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Mobile supply chain startup adds top Silicon Valley advisors and investors

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. – April 8, 2014 – Today, enterprise startup Elementum announces the addition of five new investors—Aaron Levie, Dave Duffield, Jerry Yang, Jim Davidson, and Mike Frandsen—as well as new members to its board of advisors. The company, which offers mobile software for supply chain management, exited stealth mode this February with over $60 million in funding from Lightspeed Venture Partners and Flextronics (NASDAQ: FLEX).

ADDITIONAL INVESTORS: 

  • Dave Duffield, co-founder and co-CEO, Workday
  • Aaron Levie, co-founder and CEO, Box
  • Jerry Yang, co-founder, Yahoo!; founding partner, AME Cloud Ventures
  • Mike Frandsen, VP of products, Workday
  • Jim Davidson, co-founder and managing director, Silver Lake Partners

Jim Davidson is also a member of the company’s board of directors.

ADDITIONS TO BOARD OF ADVISORS: 

  • Dave Duffield, co-founder and co-CEO, Workday
  • David Dibble, former EVP, service engineering and operations, Yahoo!
  • David Henke, former SVP, engineering and operations, LinkedIn
  • Aneel Bhusri, co-founder, chairman, and co-CEO, Workday

“With the creation of the world’s first supply chain graph, Elementum isn’t just disrupting the industry, they’re rewriting the rules.”

Aaron Levie, co-founder & CEO, Box

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Build 2014: TabTale Brings Popular Kids Apps to Windows 8 Platform

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Global Leader in Mobile Games, Education Apps, and Interactive Books for Kids Expands Distribution to Windows PCs, Tablets and Phones

TEL AVIV, Israel – April 4, 2014 – TabTale, a leading developer of interactive games and children’s entertainment for mobile devices, today announced during the Microsoft Build Developer Conference that it will support the Microsoft Windows 8 platform for PC’s, tablets and phones. This expansion on desktop and mobile devices marks an important milestone for the children’s app developer as it moves to further solidify its leadership position after recently surpassing 300 million downloads. TabTale’s first offering on Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8 will be one of its most popular apps, Paint Sparkles, which has already been downloaded more than 10 million times on iOS and Android. TabTale’s apps are now available worldwide on the Windows and Windows Phone Stores, with more releases scheduled in the coming months.

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50% Bulldog, 50% Piranha, 100% Addictive – Mobfish Hunter Out Now on iOS and Android

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Teach a man to fish (with dynamite), and feed his craving for explosive fishing action

 

MALAYSIA — April 3, 2014 — Appxplore today announced the launch of Mobfish Hunter, a free endless action-fishing game for iOS and Android. Rejuvenating the endless fishing subgenre with customizable explosive weapons and modern graphics, Mobfish Hunter is everything a real fishing trip wishes it could be: action-packed, fast-paced and 100% awesome. The game is the latest from the creators of the award-winning Lightopus (published by Bulkypix), 2013’s Apple-featured Sporos and Alien Hive, and most recently Caveboy Escape. Dive into Mobfish Hunter today, free on the iTunes App Store and Google Play.

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DoubleDutch Goes Big with Executive Hires to Scale Platform, Product and People

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SAN FRANCISCO — Mar. 26, 2014 — DoubleDutch, the leading provider of mobile event applications, today announced two additions to its executive team: Tim Christensen joins as vice president of engineering and Ken Kamada as vice president of finance. With a focus on data capture and social engagement at events, DoubleDutch’s mobile-first product is breaking new ground in location-based and contextual content delivery. The company has made scale a priority, more than doubling its staff from 40 to 90 employees in 2013. Christensen and Kamada have extensive experience growing startups, and will help structure DoubleDutch for continued success as the company expands its products, team and international reach. Continue reading

Grenades in Your Tackle Box?! Mobfish Hunter Launching Soon on iOS and Android

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Getting hooked on Appxplore’s fishing game is like shooting fish in a barrel

MALAYSIA — March 20, 2014 — Appxplore today announced Mobfish Hunter, an endless fishing-action game, will launch free on iOS and Android in two weeks on April 3rd, 2014. The game will have players hooked with customizable fishing lure weapons and stylish cartoon visuals. Mobfish Hunter comes from the studio behind the award-winning game Lightopus (published by Bulkypix), 2013’s Apple-featured puzzlers Sporos and Alien Hive, and the recent puzzler Caveboy Escape.
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Smash Hit Lives Up to its Name, Hits 10 Million Downloads Mark

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Forget Flappy Clones, Mediocre’s Latest Title is The Number One Game on the App Store in Over 100 Countries

MALMO, Sweden – March 13, 2014 – Independent mobile games studio Mediocre today announced that their newest game, Smash Hit, has reached 10 million downloads on iOS and Android. It has also reached the number one spot on App Store game charts in 105 countries as well as the number one spot on overall app charts in 79 countries. Continue reading