An analysis of mobile gaming. The role of the software platforms


Mobile games are a main example of both a successful mobile application and the increasing range of platforms for the media and entertainment industries. Against this convergent background, the paper analyses the basic features of the mobile gaming market and its industrial ecosystem with main actors and activities. Its focus lies on the role of the different software platforms and the challenges and opportunities ahead for mobile game developers in a new scenario dominated by mobile platforms.

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2nd International Workshop on Business Models for Mobile Platforms (BMMP 10) Berlín, Alemania. Proceedings of 2010 14th International Conference on Intelligence in Next Generation Networks (ICIN 2010) DOI: 10.1109/ICIN.2010.5640883
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October 2010
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JL. Gómez Barroso