Category Archives: Mobile Devices

Major Mobile Changes Coming!

Things have been quiet with the mobile product recently but that’s only because we have been working on some new features that we didn’t want to talk about until we had them running reasonably well on a variety of devices. Well, we … Continue reading

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X-Plane Mobile on TV (Literally)

X-Plane 10 Mobile is among the first games to be released for NVidia’s Shield set top box. Part of the work of doing this release was putting game controller support into X-Plane mobile – you’ll be able to use a game controller on … Continue reading

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Posted in Android, iPad, iPhone, Mobile Devices, News | 6 Comments

X-Plane 10 for Android and Mobile Roadmap

It’s been a while since I’ve written a blog entry because…I’ve been working in the dungeons, coding for Android, unlike Ben who spends his days at Starbucks sipping lattes and writing blog posts all day. Seriously, if you have not … Continue reading

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Android Status Update – Testers Wanted!

We’ve been quiet on the Android front for X-Plane 10 Mobile but typically around here, quiet is a good thing because it means we’re busy! We’ve put in a lot of effort and we’re at a point now where we’re … Continue reading

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Posted in Android, Mobile Devices, Development | 29 Comments

Why Apple before Android?

Hi Guys, it’s Chris. I haven’t written a blog post in ages. They’ve kept me locked in the basement like Milton Waddams, unwilling to let me out to see daylight until I finished X-Plane 10 Mobile. And they stole my … Continue reading

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Posted in Android, iPad, iPhone, Mobile Devices | 38 Comments

Sibling Rivalry

When I was very young, it was hard to watch my younger brother get presents on his birthday. I was jealous! Why should he get all of the attention?  I was here first! When I was just a little bit older, I … Continue reading

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Posted in iPhone, Mobile Devices, Development, News | 22 Comments

X-Plane for Android is NOT Infected!

It has been brought to my attention that Android users that have Webroot’s Antivirus app for Android installed are getting false reports that X-Plane contains a trojan virus. This is of course a complete false-positive on the part of the … Continue reading

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X-Plane 9 for Android Updated – More Planes/Scenery

If you have an Android device, check your market for the new update. The update allows users to purchase aircraft and scenery add-ons if they wish. This is an “a la carte” style system. We hope you’ll find it more … Continue reading

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Android Web Market is live!

Google announced today that the Android market is now available on the web. It’s really quite nice and the best feature is that apps can be purchased directly from your desktop computer and installed over-the-air (that means no tethering like … Continue reading

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Fun With Servers

Just an FYI: when it rains it pours. Normally betas increase load on our set of update servers. To compound this, one of them is suffering a midlife crisis^H^H^H^H^H^H^H^Hhard drive failure.* We’re working on it now; hopefully it will be … Continue reading

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