Ubisoft games will require you to be connected to the net while you play,
Ars Technica reports. If your net connection goes down, so will your game, along with any unsaved game progress.
"The Adobe Flex ecosystem has experienced
growth in the last years, with a plethora of community driven
projects and deployments. Nevertheless, in the last few months there have
been several developments like its exclusion from the iPad platform, community
reactions about long lasting bugs and more, that have led to
questions about its future viability.
InfoQ had a Q&A with Dave Gruber, Group Product
Marketing Manager for the Adobe Flash Platform, about these issues and the
future of Flex and Flash for the Enterprise."
"In an effort to react on losses, Microsoft has announced that it will ground ACES studios. The studios' main product, Microsoft Flight Simulator, had a steady fanbase and developed a huge ecosystem of commercial and free add-on developers. IGN reminds
MS stopped other studios too, Gamasutra seems to have more in-depth knowledge."
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