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Given its convenience and social aspects, multiplayer online gaming could continue its fast growth and transform the gaming industry away from the console model.
China appoints online video games ethics committee to review games, brightening chances of the resumption of the approval process.
Activision Blizzard (ATVI) reported earnings 30 days ago. What's next for the stock? We take a look at earnings estimates for some clues.
BEIJING—Chinese regulators set up a new committee to review online games, in a step videogaming industry executives and consultants said presaged an end to a crippling freeze on new game approvals. State media reported the new “online game ethics committee” on Friday, and industry executives said the news caught them by surprise. The ethics committee, which falls under the Communist Party’s Propaganda Department, will review games for content and set out guidelines for companies on how to “abide by social morality,” according to a Friday report from Xinhua News Agency.
A few days ago, Google removed popular Cheetah Mobile and Kika Tech apps from its Play Store following a BuzzFeed investigation, which discovered the apps were engaging in ad fraud. Today, as a result of Google's ongoing investigation into the situation, it has discovered three malicious ad network SDKs that were being used to conduct of ad fraud in these apps. In fact, most are likely not, Google says.
China's social-video speedster takes a hit after landing at the low end of its guidance. The fourth quarter doesn't look any more promising.
Activision, Electronic Arts and other videogame companies may be more vulnerable to disruption than investors realize, as Fortnite has shown.
Microsoft's head of gaming, Phil Spencer, says that the company's chief financial officer, Amy Hood, is keeping track of the company's gaming business now that it's doing $10 billion in annual revenue.
Mark Frissora has been the CEO of Caesars Entertainment Corporation (NASDAQ:CZR) since 2015. First, this article will compare CEO compensation with compensation at similar sized companies. After that, we will Read More...
Sohu.com (SOHU) reported earnings 30 days ago. What's next for the stock? We take a look at earnings estimates for some clues.
What does Andrew Wilson , the CEO of video game powerhouse Electronic Arts, have in common with singer Demi Lovato or the actor and investor Ashton Kutcher ? Former U.S. Navy SEAL Jocko Willink has practiced the martial art throughout his adult life. The former platoon commander and co-author of " The Dichotomy of Leadership " recently told CNBC Make It why he believes jiu-jitsu is revered by so many smart and successful people: the practice values strategy over brute force.