Facebook this week announced it has opened its Instant Games platform to all developers. The platform, which had been in beta, allows developers to build HTML5-based games that can be played across Facebook directly within News Feeds and in Messenger conversations on desktop and mobile devices.
LinkedIn has just announced that updates have been made to the LinkedIn Developer Platform to make it even easier for the development community to "use LinkedIn as their main distribution platform for discussing and sharing professional content." One of the key ways sharing professional content will be expanded is via the upgraded Share Linkedin API.
Mobile apps builder software maker Appy Pie launches their Game Builder publicly. The do-it-yourself mobile game builder enables anyone to designe a mobile game for free without needing prior programmaing experience. Games created with the Game Builder are build on the Game Closure DevKit and are cross platform compatible.