Taiwan introduces world's first evaluation questionnaire on problematic mobile gaming

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The National Health Research Institutes (NHRI) on Monday (Aug. 17) introduced the world's first set of evaluation questionnaires on problematic mobile gaming (PMG) and...

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___ IPWhoa: What to know before joining this year's IPO parade NEW YORK (AP) — A parade of well-known technology companies will make their stocks available to every...

Streaming to subscriptions: Video games enter new frontiers

NEW YORK (AP) — The video game industry is entering new frontiers. In the past, you plunked down $60 at GameStop for a copy of Grand Theft Auto or Madden NFL and played it out — afte...

Taiwan hosts 2nd biggest Pokémon GO event in world, rakes in NT$1.5 billion

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- At total of 1.01 million people visited the southern Taiwanese city of Tainan and brought in NT$1.5 billion (US$48 million) in business to the local economy over the course of ...

Pokémon GO event in southern Taiwan draws 500,000 trainers, rakes in NT$500 million

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The five-day Pokémon GO Safari Zone event, which wraps up in Tainan, Taiwan today, has attracted over 500,000 trainers (Pokémon GO players) and brought in an esti...

Taiwanese man plays Pokémon GO on 15 smartphones

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - How many phones do you need to play a proper game of Pokémon GO? The answer is 15, if you are Chen San-yuan (陳三元), a 70-year-old man who traveled especially to the so...

65,000 trainers attend opening day of Pokémon GO event in southern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Over 65,000 trainers (Pokémon GO players), including foreigners, attended the opening day of the Pokémon GO Safari Zone event yesterday (Nov. 1) in the southern T...

New Mexico sues mobile app makers over kid privacy concerns

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico is suing Google, Twitter and other companies that develop and market mobile gaming apps for children, saying the apps violate state and federal laws by collecting p...

Asian stocks slide as investors fret over China's economy

TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares fell Thursday after deepening worries about global economic growth, particularly in China, set off a rout on Wall Street. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's Nikkei 225 ...

Music Executive Jay Brown Joins MedMen’s Board

LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 31, 2018--MedMen Enterprises Inc. (“MedMen” or the “Company”) (CSE: MMEN) (OTCQB: MMNFF) is pleased to announce that RocNation Co-founder and CEO Jay Brown has joined...

Technavio: Global Gaming Market Report - Market Outlook and Analysis Through 2022

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 16, 2018--The report has been added to Technavio’s . According to Technavio’s market research analysts, the market is expected to grow at a CAGR of almost 7% during the f...

The New Typefaces You May Have Missed from the Monotype Library

WOBURN, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 28, 2018--A sans serif with swashes, two brush scripts, a humanist original, a geometric classic and a restored design from a type legend are among the recent typef...

DisplayLink Showcases Game Changing ASUS Republic of Gamers (ROG) Phone and WiGig Dock for Big Screen Gaming at E3 2018

PALO ALTO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 14, 2018--DisplayLink, the leading provider of USB graphics and Wireless VR technology will demonstrate the new ASUS Republic of Gamers (ROG) Phone at the E3 Ex...

ASUS releases first gaming smartphone

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwanese tech company ASUS yesterday (June 5) at Computex 2018 in Taipei revealed a new smartphone specially configured for mobile gaming. The new device, called the ROG (...

ASUS Republic of Gamers Unveils First Gaming Smartphone and New Product Lineup at For Those Who Dare Press Event at Computex 2018

FREMONT, Calif. & TAIPEI, Taiwan--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 4, 2018--ASUS Republic of Gamers (ROG) today hosted the For Those Who Dare press event at Computex 2018, unveiling a new lineup of gaming pro...