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Rovio has more monthly active users than Twitter

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Rovio announced today it hit 263 million monthly active users in December 2012. This happened precisely three years after the first Angry Birds game debuted at the end of 2009. Incidentally, the somewhat better-known Twitter hit the 200 million monthly active user mark in December 2012. And since Twitter was...
Rovio has more monthly active users than Twitter

Grand Theft Auto 3, He-Man, The Bard's Tale and more on this week's top paid app charts

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In tandem with Rockstar’s recent announcement of Grand Theft Auto: Vice City for mobile, Grand Theft Auto 3 dropped in price to $0.99, which vaulted the open-world action adventurer to the No. 2 spot on the top paid iPhone apps chart, the No. 7 spot on iPad and the No. 10...
Grand Theft Auto 3, He-Man, The Bard's Tale and more on this week's top paid app charts

Rovio's Bad Piggies Shoots to the Top of the Charts, But Will It Stick?

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Rovio is back on top of the iPhone charts today with a game called Bad Piggies, a spin-off of its insanely popular Angry Birds franchise. In the game, players build elaborate vehicles for their pigs before sending them through elaborate obstacle courses. The goal is to collect as many eggs as...
Rovio's Bad Piggies Shoots to the Top of the Charts, But Will It Stick?

Wreck-It Ralph, Angry Birds Star Wars, SwiftKey 3 and more on this week's top paid app charts

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It’s been a good week for Disney with two of its properties taking the top two spots on the top paid iPhone apps chart. Proceeds from Angry Birds Star Wars, which came in at the No. 1 spot, will end up with Disney at least in part after the company bought...
Wreck-It Ralph, Angry Birds Star Wars, SwiftKey 3 and more on this week's top paid app charts

Angry Birds Star Wars Hits iOS, Android And Toys-R-Us On November 8th

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Did you know that George Lucas will pimp out the Star Wars franchise to anyone with $10 and a Twinkie? It’s true. In related news, the Angry Birds Star Wars mashup launches on November 8th on iOS, Android and with a series of board games, toys, and of course...
Angry Birds Star Wars Hits iOS, Android And Toys-R-Us On November 8th

Rovio Flies Into Frankfurt To Unveil Its First Book App: Expect Lots Of Pigs, Maybe An Angry Bird Or Two

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Angry Birds has become such a mobile institution, and its maker, Rovio, has gone so far in its extension of that brand — toys, books, t-shirts, cereal, theme parks, and more games – that this morning’s invitation to a launch of Rovio’s first ever book app came as something of a...
Rovio Flies Into Frankfurt To Unveil Its First Book App: Expect Lots Of Pigs, Maybe An Angry Bird Or Two

iPhone 5 Costs Roughly $0.41 Per Year to Charge

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Energy efficiency company Opower today released a study calculating the annual energy cost for charging the iPhone 5 at just $0.41. While any user's actual cost would vary based on use and electricity rates in their areas, Opower's estimate assumes a full charge once per day at a U.S. average...
iPhone 5 Costs Roughly $0.41 Per Year to Charge

Apple user data uncovered by hackers

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Device IDs for millions of Apple users have been found by hackers on an FBI laptop, Wal-Mart tests iPhone payments, and Bad Piggies gives Angry Birds a new headache. [Read more]...
Apple user data uncovered by hackers

Tap Campus Life, Walking Dead, ForeFlight Mobile and more on this week's top grossing apps charts

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Once again, games dominated the top grossing apps lists for iPhone, iPad and Android, with 63 of the 75 apps being game apps. Developer Pocket Gems’ Tap Campus Life made a return in our weekly top grossing iPhone apps list at the No. 22 spot. Walking Dead: The Game, developed...
Tap Campus Life, Walking Dead, ForeFlight Mobile and more on this week's top grossing apps charts

Photos of iPhone 5 Battery in Rear Shell, Compared to iPhone 4S Battery

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While photos of the iPhone 5 battery have leaked several times in recent weeks, repair firm iResQ has now obtained one of the batteries and posted new photos showing the battery in the iPhone's rear shell and next to an iPhone 4S battery for comparison. As previously seen, the iPhone...
Photos of iPhone 5 Battery in Rear Shell, Compared to iPhone 4S Battery
'Bad Piggies,' 'Angry Birds' sequel, hits September 27th

Rovio's revenues double in 2012 to €152.2 million

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Rovio today revealed its financial results for 2012, reporting revenues of €152.2 million ($195.5 million), a twofold increase from revenues in 2011 of €75.6 million ($97.1 million). Profits were also up year-over-year from €35.4 million ($45.5 million) in 2011 to €55.5 million ($71.3 million) in 2012. Rovio also doubled the...
Rovio's revenues double in 2012 to €152.2 million

Haze, Adventure Time, The Amazing Spider-Man and more on this week's top paid app charts

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Game publisher Electronics Arts dropped the price on many of its mobile titles for the Presidents Day holiday, resulting in its racer Need for Speed Most Wanted driving up the charts to the No. 5 spot on the top paid iPhone apps chart and No. 8 spot on the top...
Haze, Adventure Time, The Amazing Spider-Man and more on this week's top paid app charts

Apps and updates: Gmail goes iPhone 5, IM+ Pro promo codes, dJay for iPad price drop, and more

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Click to view slideshow. Many apps updated, went on sale, or made announcements recently, and 9to5Mac gathered the most noteworthy ones in our regular round up below. Today’s crop includes giveaways by developer Shape.ag, a maps alternative featuring Google data, and updates and price drops for popular iOS apps. Per...
Apps and updates: Gmail goes iPhone 5, IM+ Pro promo codes, dJay for iPad price drop, and more
Comparing 'Angry Birds' pigs to the 'Bad Piggies'

Bad Piggies for iOS updated with 15 new levels, ability to record & share in-game tricks

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Rovio has updated its popular Bad Piggies title for iPhone today with a ton of new content including 15 new levels, a new feature that lets users record and share tricks, an all-new sandbox, and a selection of new in-game gadgets.  The app, however, is yet to receive Rovio’s just announced...
Bad Piggies for iOS updated with 15 new levels, ability to record & share in-game tricks
BuzzFeed's Jonah Peretti Explains If You Don't Like Cute Animal Pics (Hence BuzzFeed), You're Not Human

Arms Cartel Global, Little Inferno, Fruit Ninja and more on this week's top paid app charts

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Resource management game Arms Cartel Global from Pixel Addicts spiked from the No. 309 spot last Friday on the top paid iPhone apps chart to the No. 9 spot as of today. On the top paid iPad apps chart, Little Inferno, from the designer of World of Goo, launched...
Arms Cartel Global, Little Inferno, Fruit Ninja and more on this week's top paid app charts
30M Angry Birds downloads for Christmas, LocalScope, Words With Friends, Chase Mobile, NY Times, Word Derby, SpringPad, and more
Top 10 Games For iPhone & Android In 2012
Rovio to launch Angry Birds cartoons inside its mobile games
Survey shows 23% of all 'app gamers' play exclusively on smartphones and tablets

Bluestacks for Mac hits beta, injects a little Google in your Apple

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If you're one of those folks that like to bridge the divide -- rocking an Android handset, but rely on a Mac for heavy lifting -- we've got some good news. Bluestacks, the emulator that lets you run Android apps on your desktop has hit beta on OS X....
Bluestacks for Mac hits beta, injects a little Google in your Apple
Fake 'Bad Piggies' app installs adware, infects 80,000 Google Chrome browsers

Rovio's Bad Piggies Goes Live In The App Store: Build Bridges, Don't Burn Them

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Angry Birds is now a household name. Even Rovio (the company responsible for the ultra-successful bird-flinging app) is a logo as familiar as EAs. But today we’ll have to add another bit of vocabulary to our repetoire. Prepare yourselves: Bad Piggies has arrived. We’ve known about Bad Piggies for a...
Rovio's Bad Piggies Goes Live In The App Store: Build Bridges, Don't Burn Them
Threeview: A critic, an analyst, and an academic review Bad Piggies

Spider-Man, Offroad Legends, Plants vs. Zombies and more on this week's top paid app charts

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Gameloft’s The Amazing Spider-Man was $0.99 (regularly $6.99) as part of a Thanksgiving sale, which pushed the web-slinging app up the top paid iPhone and iPad apps charts to the No. 7 spot on iPhone and No. 12 spot on iPad. Offroading driver Offroad Legends, developed by DogByte Games, has steadily...
Spider-Man, Offroad Legends, Plants vs. Zombies and more on this week's top paid app charts
Rovio's Bad Piggies reached No. 1 in U.S. iTunes App Store in just three hours
Threeview: Dishonored reviewed by a critic, an analyst, and an academic

Facebomb, Snail Bob, TuneIn Radio and more on this week's top paid app charts

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A slew of new apps made the top 10 in this week’s top paid iPhone apps chart. Photo cloning app Facebomb shot up the chart to the No. 4 spot thanks to a launch special dropping the price of the app by $1 to $0.99. Other notable apps that are...
Facebomb, Snail Bob, TuneIn Radio and more on this week's top paid app charts
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