App of the Week: Sparky the Shark

A quirky and beautiful tale on self acceptance, Sparky the Shark by Biscuit Interactive, tells the story of a friendly shark named Sparky and his sidekick penguin Dax. Though sharks have quite a bad rep among beach-goers, Sparky desperately wants to …

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OpenFeint is now officially GREE

Yesterday OpenFeint sent out this email to the developer community. Welcome to the evolution of mobile social gaming! We are excited to announce that OpenFeint is now officially GREE, and soon we will be launching a brand new global SDK for all our developers.

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Is The Corona SDK Just For Gaming?

After the Mobile Introduction to Corona SDK webinar today, someone emailed me to ask if the Corona SDK was only for developing game apps. As an outside observer who is new to Corona, here’s my opinion on the subject.

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Developing Apps for a Pre-K Audience

Inspired by his pre-k sons’ love of construction vehicles, Scott Adelman created the Kids Trucks educational app series. The interactive series includes colorful graphics and positive reinforcement, allowing young children to work on learning the alphabet, developing critical thinking skills, …

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FAQ Wednesday #4

It’s Wednesday and time for another FAQ session. Here are five frequently asked questions (FAQ). Question 1 When I create functions, I sometimes get error messages saying the function name was nil. I play with the code until the error …

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Samsung Galaxy S III (S3) Brings New Features

Samsung recently announced their new Samsung Galaxy S III (S3) phone and while Samsung’s marketing department will tell you it’s all about nature and being human, hardware fans will tell you it’s all about the specs, and the software crowd will tell you it’s about the operating system, I think it’s all about being creative.

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Pune, India: First Corona SDK Meetup

We’re thrilled to announce that the recently launched meetup group in Pune, India, has hosted their first Corona SDK event! Amit Surve, Corona enthusiast and team member at Redbytes Software, shares his experience on last weekend’s event. The group’s next meetup …

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App of the Week/Month – Updated Rules

Please note: We’ve recently updated our submission process and selection guidelines. See coronalabs.com/community/share for more information. From banana-craving monkeys shooting out of cannons, to a little boy’s journey in a submarine, we’ve seen some pretty amazing work  from Corona developers. We …

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