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"The Walking Dead" game maker raises $6 million in funding round
Finnish start-up Next Games has raised $6 million in funding in the latest of several venture capital investments in the Nordic country's booming mobile games industry, the company said on Wednesday.
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Tue Mar 11, 2014
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The Most Brutal Quotes From The New Yorker's Takedown Of The Candy Crush IPO
If you think Candy Crush Saga IPO is a sign of the tech bubble, you'll be cheered by The New Yorker's brutal takedown of King , the company behind the addictive mobile game.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
Angry Birds' next game trailer is eerily medieval
They may call it 'the most epic soft launch ever', but if you ask us there is nothing soft about the launch or the theme of the next Angry Birds game.
Video games are not just for kids anymore, and app games like Angry Birds and Candy Crush on Facebook have opened the doors of gaming for an older generation and women.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Angry Birds goes medieval in mysterious 'epic' tease
The above video comes courtesy of Angry Birds creator Rovio, who unveiled the brief footage alongside the following description: "Perhaps the most Epic soft launch ever - whatever that means!?" It's unclear what exactly Rovio is teasing here, though fan site Angry Birds Nest offers a convincing argument in favor of a fantasy-themed Angry Birds ... (more)
a Let's Hope These Nintendo Mobile Games Never Happen
Donkey Kong , re-imagined as a riff on Angry Birds . Duck Hunt , where you dispatch waterfowl with a slash of a fingertip.
Forget trivia night at the local bar, QuizUp's now on Android
Android users looking for something to fill the hole that Flappy Birds once occupied now have a less trivial time sink in the form of QuizUp .
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Twitch is going mobile
Twitch is one of the main ways gamers broadcast their gameplay as well as game related content.
'Angry Birds Go! Sub Zero' Plunges Into Winter With Snowmobiles
Angry Birds Go! Series 2 karts include snow mobile characters, which seem to confirm new chilly content with the upcoming Sub Zero chapter for the game.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
The Ouya: Making The Jump To Hardware Near You?
The video game industry has gone from a mole hill to a mountain in no time flat, Chris DiMarco is your Sherpa as you endeavor to scale Mount "Everquest" While the Ouya hasn't exactly made a big splash as its own game console--even news about it has been in short supply--a new development may prove to be a much bigger splash than some might expect.
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3 Ways Mobile Games Are Destroying the Video Game Industry
They believe that mobile games could offset Nintendo's decline in revenue and net income, which respectively fell 8.1% and 29.9% year-over-year during the last nine months of fiscal 2013.
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Top 5 Best Android Games
To play or not to play, that is the question? The answer can only be: of course yes! Hamlet is an active adventure game, made for thinkers and puzzlers.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Sailfish OS Maker, Jolla, On Questing For Scale In The Age Of Android
"It's not every day that a new mobile operating system is born," says Jolla's Marc Dillon preaching to a congregation of the curious from atop a stool at Jolla 's booth at the 2014 Mobile World Congress .
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Rovio looking to publish third-party educational games for kids
Newsbrief : Having moved into mobile game publishing last year , Angry Birds behemoth Rovio has this week revealed another third-party publishing scheme that will be aimed solely at educational games for kids.
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J_Brandt, I was wondering the same at first. But as the Boeing Black is intended for government agencies mainly, and companies engaged with those agencies, for defense and security I suppose there is a market and Boeing saw the opportunity.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
New online menaces: from spamming fridges to hijackers
It has to be annoying when your fridge sends spam without your knowledge, but how would you feel if a hacker with a smartphone disabled your car brakes or even remotely hijacked your plane? A visitor speaks on his phone in Barcelona on February 25, 2014, on the second day of the 2013 Mobile World Congress Security provider Thinkpoint Inc. said last ... (more)
MWC First Look: Sony Xperia Z2 and Sony SmartBand
With Sony recently bowing out of the PC market in favour of pushing its smartphone arm, we expected big things from any new devices announced at MWC.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Nintendo to give away Pokemon X & Y to entice new 3DS buyers
Newsbrief : Nintendo of America will give away copies of its hit Pokemon X & Y games to consumers who purchase a new Nintendo 3DS system and one game and register at its Club Nintendo loyalty site this March.
Best Roku TV channels for kids and families
Roku devices offer a great alternative to cable or satellite television and a chance to save $100 or more per month if you cut the pay TV cord entirely.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
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Most Addictive Mobile Games Ever
Who needs sleep when you can play games? Mobile games are entertaining people for quite some time now.