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Maker of 'Cookie Jam' Lands $130 Million Investment From Korea's Top Gaming Giant
News and trends

Maker of 'Cookie Jam' Lands $130 Million Investment From Korea's Top Gaming Giant

Both companies are looking to grow internationally.
Nina Zipkin
Watch Microsoft's Eye-Popping Hololens Demo Using Minecraft
Minecraft

Watch Microsoft's Eye-Popping Hololens Demo Using Minecraft

Hold your pickaxe, partner. Microsoft just blew Minecraft clear out of the sandbox. Way out.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
YouTube to Launch a Separate Video Game Service
Gaming

YouTube to Launch a Separate Video Game Service

YouTube Gaming is the company's answer to Twitch, which Amazon acquired for $1.1 billion last August.
Geoff Weiss
Zynga Announces Layoffs As Part of Restructuring Effort
Layoffs

Zynga Announces Layoffs As Part of Restructuring Effort

Shares were up about 7 percent in extended trading hours.
Oculus to Sell Virtual Reality Headsets for Consumers In Early 2016
Virtual Reality

Oculus to Sell Virtual Reality Headsets for Consumers In Early 2016

Pre-orders for 'Rift' will start later this year.
Does Virtual Reality Make You Feel Queasy? This Big, Fake Nose Might Help.
Virtual Reality

Does Virtual Reality Make You Feel Queasy? This Big, Fake Nose Might Help.

Sometimes the answer is as plain as the schnoz on your face.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Here's How One Tweet Led to Microsoft Buying Minecraft for $2.5 Billion
Social Media

Here's How One Tweet Led to Microsoft Buying Minecraft for $2.5 Billion

Social media can change the entire course of your company's future.
Nina Zipkin
The 10 Most Funded Kickstarter Campaigns Ever
Crowdfunding

The 10 Most Funded Kickstarter Campaigns Ever

A look at the 10 ventures that have raised the most money on the popular crowdfunding website to date.
Nina Zipkin
The Entrepreneurial Backstory of 'Choose Your Own Adventure' Creator R.A. Montgomery
Books

The Entrepreneurial Backstory of 'Choose Your Own Adventure' Creator R.A. Montgomery

The noted author and publisher died earlier this month at the age of 78.
Geoff Weiss
From Grand Theft Auto to Halo, Hot Video Games to Shine This Holiday Season
Video Games

From Grand Theft Auto to Halo, Hot Video Games to Shine This Holiday Season

New consoles are great, but the real fun usually doesn't start until a year or so after when new games hit store shelves.
Beyond Gaming: Oculus Rift Founder's Predictions for Virtual Reality's Future
Virtual Reality

Beyond Gaming: Oculus Rift Founder's Predictions for Virtual Reality's Future

The budding technology can have applications for business meetings, medicine, education and more.
Gabrielle Karol
As Wearables Get Hot, These 6 Industries Are Poised to Capitalize
Wearables

As Wearables Get Hot, These 6 Industries Are Poised to Capitalize

The wearables revolution is coming. Here are the top industries that will cash in on the skyrocketing trend, according to a new report from PricewaterhouseCoopers.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Welcome to the Weird World of Mixed-Reality Gaming
Innovators

Welcome to the Weird World of Mixed-Reality Gaming

Where the gap between the digital and the real starts to blur.
Jason Ankeny
'Angry Birds' Founder Out as CEO Amid Profit Decline
Angry Birds

'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