Games

  • Games Industry Explodes Down Under

    The success of animated feature films such as Avatar and renewed interest in the online games industry by investors has helped fill the sails of digital game developers across New Zealand. Chairman of the New Zealand Games Developer Association, Stephen Knightly recently reported that the local industry grew by...
  • 4 biggest news you (might) have missed this week [Apple, Groupon, Google+]

    A tremendous week for Technology, business and the internet itself. Follow us through this short article on the most interesting news throughout the week. 1. Apple becomes most valuable company in the world Still think petroleum is the biggest business in the world? Then, you would probably need to...
  • Tweet Hunt: Kill those Tweet!

    The number of people using Twitter around the world are only growing with 140-character status keep revealing every major and minor happening in every person’s life, every minute. Now, iPhone and iPad allows you to “fight” back at those tweets, with a bit of Angry Bird style. You can...
  • Path to IPO: Zynga is going public [infographic]

    Zynga, a social network game developer has finally filed it’s S-1 to go public, yesterday, after months of speculation. The company reveals that it has 60 million daily active users, 232 million monthly active users and a 2010 revenue of close to $600 million. Based on AppData current record, Zynga...
  • platform war

    Breaking the mobile market with your apps

    It’s an extremely crowded market for mobile apps, the barrier to entry is low but the barrier to success is very high. If you’re planning to create an app, you could create a program for just about anything. However, if you’re actually planning to make money out of the app,...
  • 10 million users in 9 days: Zynga’s Empire & Allies

    With nearly a quarter billion monthly users, Zynga is more successful than any other game developer in the world in terms of users engagement. Casual, light-hearted and cartoonish is pretty much Zynga style, captured many users attention across the wide-web. The number or its users is almost half of...