News and Articles About Angry Birds

'Angry Birds' Founder Out as CEO Amid Profit Decline
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'Angry Birds' Founder Out as CEO Amid Profit Decline

After leading Rovio Entertainment for five years, Mikael Hed is stepping down as chief executive.
Jason Fell
10 Brilliant Marketing Stunts That Put Startups on the Map
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10 Brilliant Marketing Stunts That Put Startups on the Map

A strong marketing stunt can be a valuable tool for any company. Here are 10 that stirred up some attention.
'Angry Birds' Maker Suffers a Harsh Reality
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'Angry Birds' Maker Suffers a Harsh Reality

In the mercurial world of casual gaming, once prominent players have struggled to adapt to industry trends.
Laura Entis
Following Takedown, Flappy Bird Hatches Anew on eBay for $100,000
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Following Takedown, Flappy Bird Hatches Anew on eBay for $100,000

After Flappy Bird was inexplicably removed from app stores by its developer over the weekend, the free game has now resurfaced on eBay to the tune of $99,900.
Geoff Weiss
Flappy Bird Reportedly Flapping Away For Good
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Flappy Bird Reportedly Flapping Away For Good

In an unexpected turn, the creator of Flappy Bird tweeted this afternoon that he would be erasing the chart-topping game from app stores in a mere 22 hours.
Geoff Weiss
Look Out, Candy Crush: Flappy Bird Is the Latest Craze in Mobile Gaming
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Look Out, Candy Crush: Flappy Bird Is the Latest Craze in Mobile Gaming

Developed by a one-man studio in Vietnam, a mobile game called Flappy Bird is soaring to the top of the app charts.
Geoff Weiss
The NSA Is Using Angry Birds to Spy on You
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The NSA Is Using Angry Birds to Spy on You

Many popular smartphone apps are being mined for user data by the government, and authorities are using them to track your sexual habits.
Ray Hennessey
The Dominance of 'Angry Birds': From Startup to Animated Series
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The Dominance of 'Angry Birds': From Startup to Animated Series

With 1.7 billion downloads, 'Angry Birds' appears to be an unstoppable force. A timeline of the series, from inception to the new cartoon that is launching this month.
Brian Patrick Eha
Why You Don't Need to Create an 'Angry Birds' for Your Site
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Why You Don't Need to Create an 'Angry Birds' for Your Site

Unless your business involves some type of real-life gaming, you might not want to invest your time and money trying to create the next viral game for your startup.
How Angry Birds Set Up Its Online Store with Shopify

How Angry Birds Set Up Its Online Store with Shopify

How digital commerce platform Shopify helped Angry Birds creator Rovio Mobile spread its wings into licensed merchandise sales.
Jason Ankeny
April Fools' Day at The Office
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April Fools' Day at The Office

See what tricks entrepreneurial companies have up their sleeves.
Diana Ransom
15 Brilliant Marketing Ideas
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15 Brilliant Marketing Ideas

Fifteen marketing ideas of 2010 that made us channel our inner Liz Lemon and say, "I want to go to there."