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TabTale Buys Rival Sunstorm As Mobile Gaming For Kids Consolidates

TabTale, the Israel-based kids’¬†gaming and educational app publisher backed by Qualcomm and others, has made another acquisition to keep growing its position in the market. It has acquired Suns

What Games Are: Fire TV And The “Casual Console”

Fire TV is basically doing what everybody's been saying Apple TV should be doing by now. 80% of its pitch is about having video and music from many of the usual sources. The other 20% is that Fire TV

What Games Are: The March Of The Muggles

It's easy to consign tablet and mobile gaming to the lamestream and feel that there's a detente between that and the more core gaming platforms. However this is both shortsighted and naive. There's a

Angry Birds And Minesweeper: Microsoft Announces The First Wave Of Xbox Live Games For Windows 8

Earlier this year, Microsoft announced that it was bringing parts of the Xbox Live experience to Windows 8 and today, the company <a target="_blank" href="http://windowsteamblog.com/windows/b/windowse

Who would have guessed? Minesweeper "most sucessful game ever"

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/05/minesweeper.jpg" />So what game would you consider to be the most played ever? Solitaire? Castle Wolfenstein? Maybe Everquest or Quake? W