Items tagged with GameCircle

With Amazon’s GameCircle, gamers using the Kindle Fire had the ability to save their game data in the Amazon cloud, so they never lost their saves and other data. Now, Amazon is expanding GameCircle and bringing its game-saving, leaderboard, and achievements features to all Android devices. Game devs can start implementing the updates with the Amazon Mobile App SDK and GameCircle APIs. Additionally, the update includes Whispersync for Games, which is designed to: 1) Automatically resolve data conflicts between mobile devices and the cloud, 2) Queue updates to support offline operation, and... Read more...
Amazon’s Appstore is sort of the “other” Android app store (after the Google Play store) but the former is expanding broadly. The store will launch internationally this summer, thus making the Appstore available to about 200 new countries, including the usual suspects (Australia, Brazil, Mexico, Canada, India, etc.) as well as smaller areas such as Papua New Guinea and Vatican City. Previously, the Amazon Appstore for Android was available in the U.S., the UK, Germany, France, Italy, Spain, and Japan. Before the big summer expansion, developers can get going by hitting up the... Read more...