Amazon says it will make six engagement reports available to Appstore for Android application developers looking for data on performance and revenue. The reports will cover apps on Kindle Fire tablets and other Google Android devices using the latest version of the Amazon Appstore app.
The new Rovio Accounts feature will allow players of Angry Birds and other Rovio games to save a game in the cloud and resume play on a different device. The feature is first being made available with the classic Angry Birds game on iOS devices and for the new The Croods game in Poland and Finland, with a gradual rollout of other titles in more markets planned.
Toshiba is struggling financially as its consumer electronics and nuclear businesses are slumping. The company reported that it may not hit its targets of selling 11 million television sets and 16 million PCs this fiscal year. "The [TV] market is shrinking more than we expected," Executive Vice President Makoto Kubo said.