Corona-built “HoPiKo” hits the ground running

Last week, Laser Dog Games released the highly-anticipated speed-run platformer HoPiKo. Immediately, HoPiKo achieved the coveted #1 spot in the “Best New Games” category and an “Editors’ Choice” award from Apple’s U.S. App Store. Read further to learn about this addictive Corona-built game.

About “App Transport Security” (ATS)

As with each major upgrade of iOS, Apple is introducing new features which all iOS developers must be aware of. For iOS 9, a particular feature to be aware of is App Transport Security or ATS. Essentially, ATS is Apple’s new guard against unsecured HTTP and insecure (by some definitions) HTTPS connections. Apple suggests that you “adopt ATS as […]

Tutorial: Solutions to Common Physics Issues

In this tutorial, we’ll explore some common issues that Corona developers encounter when working with the built-in Box2D physics engine. From “controlling the position of objects” to “resetting objects to their initial state,” this tutorial illustrates solutions which can be implemented in development of your own project.