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Amazon GameCircle introduces achievements, cloud saving, and leaderboards to Kindle Fire

Amazon GameCircle introduces achievements, cloud saving, and leaderboards to Kindle Fire

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Amazon has just announced a service called GameCircle, which will allow Android developers to add unified achievements, leaderboards, and progress cloud sync to their Kindle Fire games. Doodle Jump, Temple Run, and Triple Town are already making use of the new APIs. Amazon also took the occasion to remind devs that there's a fully-functioning in-app purchase mechanism too.  It's too bad...