Candy Crush Saga is the most pervasive casual game phenomena since Angry Birds and it seems intent on crushing any...
Jan 21 2014, 3:46am CST
Source: All Things Digital
After a dismal debut in March, shares of King Digital Entertainment are trading back around their original offering price—as investors warm to the idea that the game maker may be able to replicate its megahit. ...
Full article at: All Things Digital
4 days ago, 9:45pm CDT
Source: Develop Magazine
Three more high profile firms are backing this year's Develop Awards, which takes place on Wednesday, July 9th. That's one week today, people.
Epic Games, creators of Unreal Engine 4, have signed on as Drinks Reception Partners, welcoming attendees with refreshments before the ceremony begins.
Meanwhile Candy Crush Saga firm King has signed on as the latest Gold Partner, joining the likes of UKIE, Amiqus, Keywords International, Codemasters, Perforce, Cubic Motion and ...
Full article at: Develop Magazine
Jul 2 2014, 9:18am CDT
Source: Forbes Real Time
LINE: Disney Tsum Tsum combines the saccharine addictive qualities of Candy Crush with the cross franchise collectable characters of Disney Infinity. Already a success in Japan, today it la ...
Full article at: Forbes Real Time
Jul 1 2014, 10:25am CDT
Source: The Business Insider
The IPO market is on fire. This year has seen a number of notable debuts, including Candy Crush-maker King Digital and last Thursday's initial offering from wearable camera company GoPro. Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba is also expected to debut later this year. Now we have numbers to back up the feeling that its been a big year for IPOs. According to a report from Renaissance Capital, IPO proceeds in ...
Full article at: The Business Insider
Jun 30 2014, 7:34am CDT
Source: kid screen
Study finds texting and YouTube are consuming today’s teens (alistdaily)
Startup Agent Ribbit launches STEM-based science kit delivery service for kids (Tech Crunch)
Hold up Amazon drone – the Federal Aviation Administration says you’re illegal (Mashable)
In other drone news, could mini-dronebots potentially 3D print a house? (Wired)
Chinos that can charge your smartphone (Springwise)
Candy Crush gets pre-packaged on phones (Venture Beat)
Study shows that Millennials ...
Full article at: kid screen
Jun 26 2014, 2:32pm CDT
Source: Canadian Business Online
The way to attract young talent isn’t with office slides or free haircuts—it’s by letting your millennial employees work from home, according to the Conference Board of Canada.
Telecommuting isn’t just a cost-saving measure, it’s an incentive, and one that’s being used by everyone from indie video game designers to the Bank of Canada. And young workers are particularly likely to favour being able to work from their couches—Canada’s Telecommunications Industry: Industrial Outlook Spring 20 ...
Full article at: Canadian Business Online
Jun 24 2014, 7:27am CDT
If you're a fan of mobile and Facebook games, then you've probably heard about Candy Crush, the insanely-addicting game...
May 16 2013, 5:31am CDT