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What the NSA's use of Angry Birds will mean for other developers

There are probably a number of app developers who would like to fling something painful at Rovio. And you could hardly blame them.  Not that the creators of  Angry Birds  would be the only targets. Since the  New York Times  reported  that the NSA and a similar organization in Britain have been culling personal data via smartphone apps, the floodgates for criticism and even hacking have been blown wide open.

Comcast launches Angry Birds Toons on multiple platforms

Comcast said it launched Angry Birds Toons, an on-demand channel that features short animated video clips based on the game produced by Rovio Entertainment.  The 3-minute clips, which debuted on Sunday, are available on its video-on-demand platform, its Xfinity.com/tv online video portal and its Xfinity TV Player App for mobile devices, Comcast said.

Report: 'Words With Friends' will be played by four out of 10 people on an average day

A report based on mobile data traffic from carrier networks around the world shows that, for once, Angry Birds is not necessarily the most popular app on any given day.

If 'Angry Birds' can become a T-shirt, so could your app

Rovio's Angry Birds are everywhere, in almost every form factor you could imagine, and there is no doubt in my mind that somewhere along the line someone is buying a piece of Angry Birds merchandise without having a clue that it has anything to do with a mobile app. That's when you know you've got a brand with legs.

Consumers value recommendations when downloading apps

Smartphone customers seeking ways to streamline discovery of mobile apps are demonstrating that recommendations matter. Triapodi, which offers the Appreciate Personal App Market recommendation engine

Majority of mobile game developers struggle to make money

Mobile game developers are competing in one of the most difficult of all mobile application markets. Although the mobile game market is full of promise, it does not offer financial success to the

Roku 2 includes WiFi, Bluetooth and 'Angry Birds'

Roku's latest streaming device, the appropriately named Roku 2, will be available by the end of this month. The energy-sipping line (it uses less than 2 watts of power) comes in three flavors: a

Roku to host TV version of Angry Birds game, offer shorts, merchandise

Mobile phone phenom Angry Birds is coming to the television set. Angry Birds creator Rovio today said it has entered into a strategic partnership with over-the-top delivery specialist Roku to bring