While you’re enjoying yourself on Valentine’s Day, geeks are patrolling data centers on behalf of major tech companies and cloud providers. Day after day, they are the unsung heroes. They’re sort of like the sound engineers at a concert or the security guards at a museum, except you’ll probably never see them, and they can […]
It's all about wrestling all of those cloud apps into submission, so admins don't lose their minds.
Watching the night sky as the clouds flow past and a bright moon peeks through a Chinese elm. My back yard is filled with the scent of orange blossoms. There is a gentle breeze. The dog is on silent patrol. It has been a long day. Bed awaits.
Editor's note: This post was originally published by our partners at Gear Patrol. The early years of the digital media revolution promised an unprecedented era of media freedom. Consumers had the power to play vast libraries of video and music on an armada of different devices. Show More Summary
A carnival-style shooting game that resembles Fruit Ninja -- except the targets are trolls, not fruit.
Learn about all types of weather phenomena at HMNS Sugar Land’s next Friday Family Fun Night, this April 5! Join the intergalactic fact gatherers of Zula Patrol and explore concepts like clouds, precipitation, wind and temperature. Each patron will receive … Continue reading ?
Since the release of Skylanders Cloud Patrol for iOS last year, fans of Activision's toys-meet-games franchise have been clamoring for a more direct way to interact with their precious plastic playmates than entering in a cold, impersonal numeric code. Show More Summary
Ultimate Minesweeper for free on Android, Skylanders Cloud Patrol for free on iOS, Martians for free on iPad, Finga Flippa for free on Windows Phone, plus lots more. Deals end without warning, so be quick or miss out!
Activision has tried its hand at an iOS Skylanders game before, with Skylanders Cloud Patrol. But that game didn't take advantage of the franchise's unique physical figurines. That's set to change in November, with two new iOS titles that will use their own (optional) portal accessory. Show More Summary
Building upon the success of last year's Skylanders Cloud Patrol, Activision is preparing to unleash the full force of its toys-meets-video-games franchise on mobile devices, with two new titles due out next month, a mobile-friendly Portal of Power and a rejuvenation of Cloud Patrol courtesy of the Activate community service. More »
That's a pretty nice Kindle Fire you've got there. You know what would make it even better? A spin-off to one of the most successful games in recent memory, of course. Luckily for you, Activision Publishing has announced that their hit iDevice game, Skylanders Cloud Patrol, will be heading to the Kindle Fire and the Kindle Fire HD.
Developers are getting the ability to sell physical items through Amazon's mobile in-app purchase system. The first app to get this ability is Activision's Skylanders Cloud Patrol. This could be a big help for developers looking to monetize their apps through commerce.
The Skylanders Cloud Patrol game is coming soon to the Kindle Fire and Kindle Fire HD with exciting new functionality that will forever change the nonchalant manner we hand our tablet devices off to our bored children. Exclusive to the Kindle Fire version: in-app physical toy purchases. More »
The new Kindle Fire (and Kindle Fire HD) version of Skylanders Cloud Patrol has one feature that the iOS version can't match, thanks to the Kindle's inherent Amazon-ness: it can sell you Skylanders toys from within the app.The Kindle...Show More Summary
Amazon has a new game platform in the Kindle Fire and it is getting an endorsement today from the biggest game publisher, Activision Blizzard. Skylanders Cloud Patrol will be on the new tablet.
Skylanders Cloud Patrol gains a significant update.
Skylanders, eh? What a cracking wheeze. Take a game, gate off much of its content (including several levels, a clutch of power-ups and all but three of its playable characters), and release a bunch of toys at seven quid a pop to act as glorified unlock keys. Show More Summary
Skylanders Cloud Patrol has gotten an update adding new legendary Skylanders to collect.
A new update for Skylanders Cloud Patrol, the arcade shooting gallery tie-in for iOS, is available for download right now. The biggest feature of this new update is Retina Display support for the latest iPad.The other major feature of this update is allowing more Skylanders. Show More Summary
B.o.B hit up The View this morning to endear himself to a room full of ladies with his pop-tastic new single “So Good”, off his sophomore album Strange Clouds. The custom denim and Snow Patrol fan busted out the bubbly Ryan Tedder-produced tune like a pro — we just hope Morgan Freeman (whose iconic voice... More »