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Mobile gaming ditches 'spray and pray' approach

The mobile gaming industry is moving away from the "spray and pray" approach and is instead offering lifetime value to gamers in order to generate revenues.

News Scan: IoT to revolutionize business, daily life; Mobile contactless payments users to reach 300M; more

Check out the hottest mobile IT news for Wednesday, June 4 including the explosion of the IoT market in the coming years, the growth of mobile contactless payments users, wireless infrastructure deployments pushing radio frequency power chip spending over $1 billion, the focus on customer acquisition and retention by mobile marketers and Sequoia Capital's $15 million investment in Indian mobile multiplayer gaming firm Octro.

Candy Crush takes mobile gaming crown from Angry Birds

Candy Crush has replaced Angry Birds as the king of mobile gaming.

Sexes play mobile games same amount but differently, says Amazon/Harris study

The mobile gaming culture is fairly evenly split between men and women, but a new study finds there are definite differences in how the sexes approach the gaming experience.

Report: 'Candy Crush Saga' maker King files for IPO at $5B valuation

Cross-platform social gaming company King has quietly filed for an initial public offering valuing the  Candy Crush Saga  maker at an estimated $5 billion,  The Telegraph  reports.

ZeptoLab's 'Cut the Rope' tops 400M downloads, sequel coming soon

ZeptoLab said it will release a new version of its blockbuster mobile puzzle game  Cut the Rope  in time for the 2013 holiday season.

NQ Mobile expands to gaming with 'Gods & Dragons' for iOS

NQ Mobile Chief Commercial Officer Gavin Kim spoke to FierceDeveloper about the company's gaming aspirations, the keys to successful monetization and the importance of localization. Developer Workshop

Amazon widens GameCircle, Whispersync for Games support to Apple's iOS

Amazon is extending its GameCircle social gaming service and Whispersync for Games synchronization solution to devices running Apple's iOS, enabling cross-platform experiences across iOS and Google's Android.

Electronic Arts elevates EA Sports boss Andrew Wilson to CEO spot

Electronic Arts has appointed Andrew Wilson as CEO, concluding a six-month search to replace John Riccitiello, who stepped down in March after six years at the gaming giant's helm.

How iPhone 5s 64-bit computing will impact mobile gaming

Perhaps the biggest surprise from Apple's recent iPhone 5s launch event was the introduction of the device's A7 processor, which essentially enables smartphones to deliver 64-bit computing for the first time.