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PhoneGap 2.0, the Adobe cross-platform development platform, adds more features as well as other improvements

PhoneGap 2.0, the Adobe cross-platform development platform, adds more features as well as other improvements

We last looked at PhoneGap, the Adobe-owned open source mobile development platform, when version 1.3 arrived which included support for Windows Phone. Adobe has now released 2.0 and further expands on the feature set provided to developers who wish to build apps that can easily be submitted to multiple platform app stores. Using HTML5, CSS and Javascript, PhoneGap allows those who do...

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Microtransactions and cross-platform multiplayer in Haypi Kingdom, two firsts on Windows Phone 7

Microtransactions and cross-platform multiplayer in Haypi Kingdom, two firsts on Windows Phone 7

  Remember when we discussed the debut of Haypi Kingdom, the first MMO for Windows Phone 7? We were surprised to see a free to play game that is supported by microtransactions make it onto Microsoft’s mobile platform. After all, doesn’t Microsoft prohibit microtransactions in Windows Phone 7 games? Developer Haypi Inc. kindly straightened out the matter for us. As it turns out,...

Paul Acevedo