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Macrospace Ltd.
IndustryVideo games
FateMerged with Sorrent Inc.
Defunct2005 (2005)
United Kingdom
ServicesEmuX, ProvisionX, ConnectX
Number of employees
Head Office: 25 (2004)
WebsiteMacrospace Games

Macrospace Ltd. was a developer of mobile content, mainly focusing on Java ME-content. Their headquarters was in London. In June 2005, Macrospace merged with Sorrent Inc., to form Glu Mobile.[1] Macrospace provides mobile games and mobile gaming solutions for network operators, service providers, handset manufacturers, media companies and intellectual property owners around the world.[2]

EmuX Service[edit]

EmuX technology is a standard for Java web emulation technology. EmuX emulates the full Java capabilities of many of the most popular mobile handsets, even as far as rendering the correct fonts and on-screen instructions.[3]

Connected gaming[edit]

Macrospace offers an online high score and in-game event billing solutions in the business. Cannons Tournament is the first commercially available multiplayer game in Europe, allowing mobile gamers to play peer-to-peer games regardless of network or location. This service uses Macrospace's ConnectX technology, giving gamers access to multiplayer applications as well as community features including real-time high scores, mobile chat, and user forums.


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  2. ^ "Macrospace - Corporate Profile". April 1, 2004. Retrieved April 1, 2004.
  3. ^ "EmuX Overview". April 1, 2004. Retrieved April 1, 2004.