App of the Week: Ivick Von Salza – Gathering Pieces

Graphically unique and super fun to play, this week’s recognition goes to Ivick Von Salza – Gathering Pieces, based on an international children’s cartoon called Ivick Von Salza – The Little Lumberjack. When a little boy named Ivick and his portly pet pig, Malta, accidentally destroy the lumberjack’s wood-hacking machine, they’re instructed to collect all […]

Is Fragmentation Hurting Android?

A friend of mine sent me a link to this article on Android fragmentation. The article includes a pretty interesting info-graphic that shows 3,997 different Android devices. These are the 3,997 different Android devices that OpenSignalMaps users experienced the app with. How many devices do iOS developers have to worry about?

Android Fragmentation Chart

Corona Roadmap

UPDATE: Roadmap list is now updated on our main Roadmap page One of my favorite quotes is from President Dwight D. Eisenhower: “Plans are useless, but planning is indispensable.” In other words, the process of planning is important, but you also have to be prepared to change your plans as the situation changes. With that in mind, I’m […]

Guest Post: 18 Years to Our First App

Steve Bullock is the founder of Adveractive Inc., and co-creator of Word Winder, a NOOK app for puzzle lovers and word game players. Word Winder was selected as App of the Week on Monday, and within just two weeks of release, it reached the #1 spot in both the board and word game categories on NOOK Apps. Congratulations to […]

FAQ Wednesday #6

It’s Wednesday and time for another FAQ session. Here are five frequently asked questions (FAQ). Question 1 How do I bring the Corona window back to the desktop? Answer This is a common issue with Windows programs where the window will disappear if it’s on an external display and the program is restarted without the […]

App of the Week: Word Winder

If you’re a fan of the Sunday crossword or the classic Scrabble, you’ll love the newly released Word Winder game for NOOK. Word Winder is the brainchild of David Hoyt, the man behind a number of popular games including Daily Jumble and Word Roundup. The app was launched in conjunction with a physical Word Winder […]