Tag Archives: Android

Google+: All the Sharing of Facebook, Now with 100% less Zuckerberg

Last week, Google announced its long-awaited answer to Facebook: Google+.  The new social networking service debuted (as an invitation-only beta), along with a refresh of the look and feel of Google’s signature products like Search, Gmail, Maps, etc.  I’m still … Continue reading

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Blue Mars Shifts Focus to Mobile Devices, Possible Trend-setter for Other Virtual Worlds?

In what I believe may be the start of a trend, the virtual world Blue Mars announced it would stop further development of it’s PC-based software and would shift its focus to mobile devices, specifically developing for Apple’s iOS platform. … Continue reading

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Kids’ Worlds Expanding to Mobile Devices

Remember my post from a while back, the one where I postulated that mobile devices killed virtual worlds?  Well, this is me eating some of those words… The word on the street has it that Webkinz is launching a new iOS … Continue reading

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How Mobile Devices Popped the Virtual World Bubble

No more MetaPlace? Blame Steve Jobs… The iPhone killed virtual worlds. Continue reading

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