The physics of Bad Piggies: Scale
, scale again
The Popularity of Draw Something crashes,
just few weeks after being purchased by purchased
by Zynga for $200 million, leading to one acrimonious resignation
of a developer who didn't want to give up the rights to his personal project, a game called puzzle game called Connectrode
(The ensuing twitter fight resulted in a callout of OMGPOP's CEO by Notch
. This on the heals of Angry Birds
maker Rovio turning down $2.25 billion
to get bought out by them. ZNGA
is down 43% since march 5th, and 12.3% since its IPO in December.
"A space station is a serious place. We're doing serious research."
Rovio and NASA further explore the classic avain-porcine rivalry (and microgravity) through a Space Act
Agreement. Angry Birds: Space
is launching today.
Joel Webber, a Google engineer who created the Google Web Toolkit and is working on the new Dart language, gave an incredibly detailed hour and a half talk about how Angry Birds was ported to HTML5 for the Chrome app store
beta, free for Google Chrome. Previously
Angry Birds, the iPhone gaming sensation
(and possible movie
), is now available on Android for free
in ad supported form. Not got a fancy phone? Maybe you can play the home game