Angry Birds
Mobile

Angry Birds scam took aim to European cellphones

Beware your cellphone apps. A British phone regulator has uncovered a scam that had fake versions of Angry Birds and other games sending premium rate text messages without their users even knowing what was happening, totaling tens of…
Gaming

Digital Blend: Minecraft arrives on Xbox Live Arcade in all of its blocky glory

Welcome to Digital Blend, your one-stop-shop for coverage and recommendations of all things relating to mobile gaming, digital marketplaces, and indie titles (for the week ending May 13).
Gaming

Angry Birds creators Rovio announce new game Amazing Alex

Rovio moves beyond birds and pigs with Amazing Alex.
Gaming

Jetsetter: Mega Man’s daddy Keiji Inafune comes to PlayStation Vita, Angry Birds makes Rovio Finland’s favorites

In Jetsetter for the week ending May 11, we take a look at Mega Man creator Keiji Inafune's new PlayStation Vita game Soul Sacrifice, discuss the unification of the UK's video game ratings system, and congratulate Finland's Rovio for…
Gaming

‘Simply amazing’ — Angry Birds Space sets new record with 50 million downloads in 35 days‎

In the 35 days since its launch, Angry Birds Space has been downloaded 50 million times, making it the fastest-growing mobile game yet.
Gaming

Rovio expanding Angry Birds storytelling with cartoon in August; new types of games launching

Angry Birds to get a cartoon in August, as well as development on a movie and radically new gameplay on future bird-related games.
Gaming

Angry Birds Space first, then Angry Birds theme parks

Rovio breaks away from smartphones and browsers into the real world with Angry Birds parks.
Gaming

Secret Angry Birds Space level encourages you to stand against cyberbullying

Rovio and MTV have partnered up to bring gamers a secret level on the new Angry Birds Space when they participate in an anti-cyberbullying campaign.
Cool Tech

Angry Birds Space gameplay demonstrated with the help of NASA

NASA astronaut Don Pettit explains in a YouTube video how Angry Birds Space's gameplay will be affected by the gravity shifts.
Gaming

Angry Birds flung into space

You heard it right. Mobile game maker Rovio has just announced the imminent launch of a new version of its popular mobile game, Angry Birds. Called Angry Birds Space, the game will be out on March 22.
Gaming

Angry Birds lands on Facebook a day early

Nothing says Happy Valentine's Day like smashing feathery friends into a pile of swine, now that Angry Birds is available for play on Facebook.
Apple

Can Apple keep up against fake copycat app developers?

With unscrupulous game developers looking to make a quick buck off unsuspecting iOS users, Apple didn't respond with decisive action against these poor applications until the press brought attention to the problem.