Gaming 2009 SmartPhone Articles

Popular Gaming Articles for 2009

Sony PSP Go Review

The PSP Go is the latest in the PlayStation Portable family. This mobile gaming device is smaller than its predecessors, and has a sliding design. It forgoes the UMD drive[...]

Palm Hints High-End Games May Be in the Palm Pre’s Future

During a webinar today, Palm implied that future versions of the webOS will enable developers to create high-end games for the Palm Pre.

Microsoft’s Smartphone Software Store Expands to Windows Mobile 6.1, 6.0

Windows Marketplace for Mobile, Microsoft's on-device app store for smartphones, was once available only for devices running the latest version of Windows Mobile, but support has now been extended to[...]

MotionApps Classic Palm OS Emulator Gets HotSync Support

MotionApps has just released a new version of its Palm OS emulator for the Palm Pre that brings HotSync support to this webOS-based device. Other enhancements are also included.

Gameloft Promises Android 2.0 Games

Recently, there were reports that one of the biggest mobile game developers had lost interest in Google's Android OS, but Gameloft says that it's prepping games for several versions of[...]

Glu Mobile Introduces Build-a-lot for Android

Glu Mobile has announced a new game for Android devices called Build-a-lot, a strategy game where players build, buy, sell and rent properties to become a real estate mogul.

Cronk Games Cronk for iPhone Review

Cronk is a Bejeweled-esque game offered through the Apple App Store for the iPod Touch and iPhone. The cool graphics, classic or timed modes, and skill-testing gameplay definitely put this[...]

Microsoft’s Software Store Will Debut at Launch of Windows Mobile 6.5

Microsoft has confirmed that its upcoming software store will be on devices running Windows Mobile 6.5 when they launch next month. It has also revealed that Microsoft will be able[...]

Xbox Live Client Now Available for iPhones

Hard-core Xbox gamers and iPhone users can now use their smartphone to send/receive messages from other Xbox Live users and keep track of their friends' stats.

Astraware Solitaire and Sudoku Now Available for Android

Astraware's two of our most popular games - Solitaire and Sudoku - have now been released for a new platform, Google's Android.

Nokia Phasing N-Gage Gaming Network into the Ovi Store

After several years of lackluster performance, Nokia's gaming network, N-Gage is officially being merged into the Ovi Store, with the N-Gage brand and social network being shuttered late next year.

Palm’s App Catalog Finally Includes Paid Software

Palm's on-device software store has passed an important milestone -- the first for-pay app has been listed. This is expected to lead to a significantly larger amount of webOS software[...]

Astraware Sudoku Now Available for BlackBerry Smartphones

A version of Astraware Sudoku has been released for BlackBerry smartphones. This game allows users to download a puzzle every day for no additional charge.

geoDefense Tower Defense Game for iPhone Updated

Critical Thought Games has released geoDefense 1.1 on the iTunes App Store. In this tower defense game, players stop various types of geometric enemies from reaching their base with weapons[...]

Newly-Released webOS SDK Should Jumpstart Palm Pre Software Development

Palm, Inc. has released the software development kit (SDK) for the webOS, giving developers the tools they need to create applications for the Palm Pre.

Palm Gets Serious About Games for the webOS

At this point, there are barely a handful of games for the just-released Palm Pre, but Palm is hoping to change that. According to a job listing posted online,[...]

Downloads from Apple’s App Store Top Two Billion

Apple has announced that more than two billion apps have been downloaded from its App Store since it launched in mid-2008.

Palm’s App Catalog Will Soon Include Paid Software

The Palm Pre's on-device software store currently only allows free apps, but that's about to change. Palm, Inc. has just begun a beta of its system to allow developers to[...]

N-Gage Gaming Service Not Coming to Nokia N73, N93 and N93i

Although originally slated to be part of the N-Gage gaming service, the Nokia N73, N93 and N93i models will not receive N-Gage support.

Palm Demos Graphical webOS Development Tool

Palm demonstrated an upcoming development tool for webOS apps yesterday. This graphical tool has been designed to simplify the process of making software for devices like the Palm Pre and[...]