Tag Archives: Smartphones

BlackBerry App World Generates Highest Revenue Per App


There’s been a lot of buzz recently over the IHS Screen Digest Table: Global Mobile Applications Store Ranking in 2010 and 2009. Though I’m sure you’ve seen it in many articles, I’ve included here for reference: Most of the buzz … Continue reading

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Buffering Solutions on BlackBerry, Part 3


The first two parts (here and here) of this series covered the basics on buffering and outlined a few fairly simple solutions for adding buffering into your game. Now we come to the fun stuff. Simple buffering only gets you … Continue reading

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Case Study: How to launch the New York Times Crosswords to the mobile world — the 2 year (+) overnight success.


Last Spring, Rob Woodbridge interviewed me on UNTETHER.tv. We discussed the life of the New York Times Crosswords game — particularly on iPhone — and how we evolved the business model to make the product wildly successful. While the interview … Continue reading

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The first branded BlackBerry game: Frogger


Frogger was the very first game Magmic ported to BlackBerry that was not originally designed and developed by Magmic. It was also the first one I did and it may have been the first branded J2ME game ported to BlackBerry. … Continue reading

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