Tag Archives: Apple

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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Facebook Credits: A Faster Way to Spend Your Whole Paycheck in Farmville

Facebook Credits are a great way to get people to spend more money on social games, but it’s not a virtual currency. 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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