social games

Facebook game with Arab heroes who fight extremism

July 15th, 2011 - 10:47 am ICT by IANS
London, July 15 (IANS) A computer game with Arab super heroes has been launched on Facebook. The creator hopes to create a positive image for children who could be ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Investors dump BlackBerry as iMessage seen major threat

June 8th, 2011 - 12:40 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, May 8 (IANS) Apple's iMessage took its toll on the BlackBerry maker Research In Motion (RIM) Tuesday when its stock sank below $37 - the lowest level since 2007.iMessage ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Busy mums overtaking teenage boys as the new gamers

October 31st, 2010 - 3:33 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Oct 31 (ANI): Gone are the days when mums would pass time by gossiping or shopping-the new age mothers are giving tough completion to teenage boys as gamers.The Interactive Entertainment ... Read more...

Posted in World |

200 million Facebook users play games every month

September 23rd, 2010 - 4:04 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 23 (IANS) More than 200 million people play games on Facebook every month, according to the social networking site's founder Mark Zuckerberg. Speaking at Facebook's 'Gaming Event' at its ... Read more...

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Facebook and social gaming company Zynga agree to five-year deal

May 19th, 2010 - 12:49 am ICT by BNO News
PALO ALTO, CALIFORNIA (BNO NEWS) – Facebook and Zynga announced Tuesday that they have entered a long-term relationship to increase social gaming on Facebook.The five-year agreement provides a solid foundation for ... Read more...

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Google acquires 3D software pioneer to take on Apple

May 4th, 2010 - 10:04 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, May 4 (IANS) Google Monday snapped up a top Canadian startup which pioneered a 3D interface technology for Mac and Windows PCs. Called Canada's hottest software startup, Toronto-based BumpTop has been ... Read more...

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Average social gamer is a 43-year-old woman

February 18th, 2010 - 5:49 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Feb 18 (ANI): If you've always believed social gaming was for young men, think again - the average social gamer is a 43-year-old woman, a new survey has found.The ... Read more...

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Tiny birds have more complex songs than big birds

November 24th, 2009 - 12:56 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 24 (ANI): While big birds are very loud, they are not as creative and intricate as their petite feathered friends when it comes to singing, according to a new research.A ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Some video games can make children kinder

June 18th, 2009 - 4:53 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 18 (IANS) Most of us are aware of the relationship between violent video games and aggressive behaviour. But now for the first time, researchers have found that some video games ... Read more...

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Indonesia has gone cricket mad since the 1990s

February 5th, 2009 - 2:43 pm ICT by ANI
Jakarta (Indonesia), Feb.5 (ANI): Cricket has blossomed in Indonesia and administrators of the sport are now dreaming of an Indonesian cricket team emerging as a rival to Asian super powers India, ... Read more...

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