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Activision Blizzard has paid nearly $6 billion to purchase King, the parent company of games like Candy Crush Saga and Bubble Witch Saga.

Call of Duty loves Candy Crush

Nov 3, 2015
At least, enough to spend almost $6 billion to buy the game's maker.
Posted In: gaming industry, mobile games, Candy Crush, call of duty

Taser International sees future in data storage

Nov 3, 2015
The company could make big money in cloud storage for body camera footage.
Posted In: police, taser, data storage

Black boxes for truckers

Nov 2, 2015
A new rule requiring truckers to digitally record driving hours may soon pass.
Posted In: trucking, trucks, tracking
The new "Hello Barbie" doll.

When children talk to toys, some are talking back

Oct 29, 2015
Smart technologies are increasingly incorporated into toys, raising some concerns.
Posted In: Barbie, dolls, toys
Companies use weather data to make critical investment decisions.

Weather information is big business

Oct 28, 2015
IBM bids for data from Companies need this information, too.
Posted In: weather, data, investments

Will international money transfers boost PayPal?

Oct 28, 2015
Remittances are a new area of growth for PayPal.
Posted In: paypal, Western Union, apple pay

For Apple, the Chinese market is getting tougher

Oct 27, 2015
Economic slowdowns and market turmoil could hurt the company's sales.
Posted In: apple, China, iPhone
Ad blocking is estimated to bring in $22 billion in ad revenue this year.

Digital ad industry looking for less annoying options

Oct 26, 2015
"Those laws of physics are different on mobile."
Posted In: ads, ad blocking
Participants work at their their laptops at a computer hackers' congress.

Cybersecurity bill divides business community

Oct 26, 2015
The Senate is expected to vote soon on a long-delayed cybersecurity bill.
Posted In: cybersecurity, Senate, cyber hacks

Cities are vying to land data center projects

Oct 23, 2015
Dallas-FortWorth offers low cost of power, low taxation and central location
Posted In: server farms, texas, commercial real estate