PlayFirst CEO DeMiroz on why 'Diner Dash' for Android was exclusive to Amazon

PlayFirst President and CEO Marco DeMirozFew gaming franchises have enjoyed the enduring success and cross-platform appeal of PlayFirst's Diner Dash. Diner Dash first launched on PCs in late 2003, expanding to Mac, PlayStation, Xbox and Wii before landing on Apple's (NASDAQ:AAPL) iPhone in 2008. Late last month, Diner Dash finally made its move to Android as an Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) exclusive; the game is currently available for the original Kindle Fire tablet, the Kindle Fire HD 7 and the new Kindle Fire HD 8.9. FierceDeveloper contributor Jason Ankeny spoke to PlayFirst's President and CEO Marco DeMiroz about Diner Dash's expansion to Android. Developer Workshop

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