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Watch out! All that Meerkating and Periscoping could slam your mobile data limits
/ March 30, 2015 12:45 pm
Watch out! All that Meerkating and Periscoping could slam your mobile data limits

VentureBeat reports "Josh Miller, who works on Facebook’s product team, thinks red-hot mobile live-streaming apps like Periscope and Meerkat are “cool art projects,” but that we’re a couple years too early for the technology." Read More

MOBAs will overtake MMORPGs in F2P revenue this year – EEDAR
/ March 30, 2015 12:45 pm
MOBAs will overtake MMORPGs in F2P revenue this year – EEDAR

GamesIndustry.biz reports "The F2P business model, with its wildly successful market leaders, offers an alluring proposition to many developers. Firstly, the upside is tremendous: F2P allows for an unparalleled audience size, which can be a bedrock for engagement and community." Read More

NBC News Is First TV News Service to Connect with Kik Mobile-Chat Service
/ March 30, 2015 12:45 pm
NBC News Is First TV News Service to Connect with Kik Mobile-Chat Service

Variety reports "NBC News — eager to reach younger audiences — is touting its pact with Kik, a mobile-messaging startup claiming to have more than 200 million registered users." Read More

The VR-Smartwatch Continuum
/ March 30, 2015 12:45 pm
The VR-Smartwatch Continuum

TechCrunch reports "It always sounds a bit New Age, but most socio-marketing thinking about all things digital tends to conclude that everything is going atomic. You might call it tribalism, niches, the Long Tail or anything like that, but all spring from the same source: given choices the market takes choices." Read More

DreamWorks Animation Stock Rises as ‘Home’ Opening Exceeds Expectations
/ March 30, 2015 12:45 pm
DreamWorks Animation Stock Rises as ‘Home’ Opening Exceeds Expectations

Hollywood Reporter reports "DreamWorks Animation shares rose in early Monday trading after the better-than-expected opening weekend for Home." Read More

Anne Sweeney Becomes A Director At Netflix
/ March 30, 2015 12:45 pm
Anne Sweeney Becomes A Director At Netflix

Deadline reports "Anne Sweeney said she wanted to be a director when she left her gig as co-Chair ofDisney Media Networks. And today she is, but not in the way you might think: She just became a director at Netflix, which is beefing up its output of original series and movies." Read More

Playing games with the media
/ March 30, 2015 12:45 pm
Playing games with the media

GamesIndustry.biz reports "The Westport Independent is a "censorship simulator," a game in which players oversee an independent newspaper in the weeks before an authoritarian government takes over all media operations." Read More

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