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PocketCake Company Profile

Based in the Kansas City area, PocketCake was founded in November 2012 as the "next generation mobile app development company,” creating apps for gaming, social networking, merchandising, entertainment and education. The company also develops custom apps for businesses, municipalities and other organizations. PocketCake is the brainchild of Ellis Gorden and Jim Bassett. Gorden, PocketCake's CEO, has nearly 50 years of experience starting, expanding and driving businesses. Bassett, PocketCake's project manager, has 15 years of experience in information technology, business management and customer relations. To learn more, please visit PocketCake’s Web site, www.pocketcake.com.

News from PocketCake:

PocketCake and 360 Architecture to Partner at Scouting 500, Giving Visitors a Virtual Tour of the New Atlanta Falcons Stadium Using the Oculus Rift

Stadium tour taking place at Kansas Speedway Saturday, May 17
KANSAS CITY, Mo., May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ – The new Atlanta Falcons stadium, designed by Kansas City's 360 Architecture, won't be ready until the 2017 NFL season. The groundbreaking $1.2 billion stadium – featu…

PocketCake Moves Towards Next Frontier with Introduction of Virtual Reality to Architectural Firms Using the Oculus Rift

KANSAS CITY, Mo., April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ – Facebook's recent $2 billion acquisition of Oculus VR is further validation of virtual reality's place in a host of industries, including gaming, medicine, the military, education and architecture. The Oculus Rift's arrival…

The Next Frontier in BIM: Virtual Reality in Architecture

When combined with the Oculus Rift and VRSCA, a mobile workstation, PocketCake's virtual reality services enable architects, engineers and builders to convey their designs in real space for a price comparable to traditional illustrations
KANSAS CITY, Mo., March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ –…

VRSCA: Virtual Reality Realized

Groundbreaking product from PocketCake, three times more powerful than the average high-performance computer, allows for up to eight people to experience a virtual reality simulation at the same time
KANSAS CITY, Mo., Feb. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ – Virtual Reality (VR) simulation technolog…

Virtual Reality Set to Revolutionize Architecture, Engineering and Real Estate

PocketCake's virtual reality services, combined with Oculus Rift hardware, allow clients to experience a project in an immersive 3D environment for a price comparable to traditional architectural illustrations
KANSAS CITY, Mo., Feb. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — PocketCake is working with…

Archery at Your Fingertips: New iOS, Android Game Arrow Flick Features 150 Rounds of Big-Time Hunting and Heckling

KANSAS CITY, Mo., Nov. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ – Arrow Flick — a one-finger archery game from PocketCake, the makers of the popular mobile game LavaCat — is now available for iOS and Android devices.
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ArrowFlick One-Finger Archery Game Available on iOS and Android Devices

In exciting new archery game for iOS and Android, players can hunt big game, earn dozens of achievements
KANSAS CITY, Mo., Oct. 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — PocketCake has announced the release of ArrowFlick, a one-finger archery game for iOS and Android devices.
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Small App Developer PocketCake Demonstrates Big Resourcefulness After Less Than One Year In Business

Startup creates custom apps for business and personal use in addition to games, including LavaCat
KANSAS CITY, Mo., Sept. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ – Five years after takeoff, the mobile app industry hasn't touched down yet. And won't anytime soon. Every day, four times more smartphon…

Next Generation Mobile App Development Firm PocketCake Launches Groundbreaking Game LavaCat to iOS and Ouya Platforms

LavaCat has been downloaded more than 50,000 times on Android devices worldwide
KANSAS CITY, Mo., Sept. 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ – LavaCat, the first mobile game allowing players to rewind time, will be available on iOS, Facebook and Ouya the week of Monday, September 23.
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New Version of Popular Mobile Game LavaCat Includes All-New Obstacles with Nine Additional Levels and Three Minigames

LavaCat is first mobile game allowing players to rewind time
KANSAS CITY, Mo., Sept. 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ – PocketCake, a mobile app developer, has announced a major update to its first game, LavaCat, which has been downloaded more than 25,000 times since its release on Google Play Saturday, J…

PocketCake, a Kansas City App Developer, to Launch Debut Game on iOS, Ouya

LavaCat, surpassing 25,000 downloads, reaches 87th on Google Play's list of top 500 free games
KANSAS CITY, Mo., Sept. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ – PocketCake, a mobile app developer, has announced that its first game, LavaCat, will be available in mid-September on iOS, Facebook, the Chrome W…