Amazon GameCircle Brings Leaderboards & Achievements to Kindle Fire

Amazon GameCircle

*+-Amazon is building its own game service to compete with Apple’s Game Center. Amazon’s new GameCircle is an Xbox Live-like service for games on the Kindle Fire, though it doesn’t seem to offer multiplayer gaming like Xbox Live. The service does, however, offer achievements and leaderboards like Xbox Live and Game Center. Like Game Center, […]

Google To Create Game Center Competitor for Android

Game Center OS X Mountain Lion

*+-Google wants to create a new service to compete with Apple’s iOS dominance in mobile gaming with its own version of Game Center for Android. According to AppleInsider, Google is working to create a service like Apple’s Game Center to connect users through games. The service would give gamers a chance to interact with one […]

Game Center Coming To Macs in OS X Mountain Lion

Game Center OS X Mountain Lion

*+-Amongst all the new OS X Mountain Lion news today, this particular aspect of the update caught my attention. In addition to bringing iOS elements like iMessages, Notification Center, and AirPlay to the Mac platform, Mac owners also get Game Center. This will connect up with Game Center on the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch […]

iOS 5 Release Date and What to Expect from iOS 5

iOS 5 logo

*+-iOS 5 is the next mobile operating system for Apple’s iPhone, iPod and iPad devices. Announced this summer at WWDC, the software has been in beta testing for the past several months, and is due for a fall release, which we expect to come close to the iPhone 5 release date. (Read: 5 Things to […]

Top Ten iOS 5 Features

better notifications iOS 5

*+-Apple is announcing over 200 new features for iOS 5, which will come to the iPhone, iPad and iPod touch soon. Of these 200 new features Apple is highlighting the top ten features for iOS 5 at WWDC 2011. iOS 5 will arrive this fall, for the iPhone 3Gs, iPhone 4, iPad, iPad 2, and […]