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Azubu Securing $34.5M Equity Capital Funding from Sapinda Group

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Financing to Support Global Broadcaster’s Upcoming Relaunch and Delivery of Premium Live and On-Demand eSports Action, News and Analysis

 

LOS ANGELES — March 25, 2014 — Azubu, the global broadcast network specializing in delivering premium live and on-demand eSports programming, today confirmed that Azubu and Sapinda Group (“Sapinda”) have reached an agreement whereby a $34.5 (€25) million equity capital increase is to be funded by Sapinda, a privately owned principal investment company. Continue reading

Chukong Technologies Opens Pre-registration for Chaos Fighters

Chukong LogoBeijing-based Mobile Developer Tests User Acquisition Strategy with Pre-registration Player Rewards

BEIJING – March 13, 2014 – Chukong Technologies today announced the launch of a pre-registration website for their upcoming mobile Massive Multiplayer Online Role-Playing Game (MMORPG), Chaos Fighters. The pre-registration page allows fans who are interested in Chaos Fighters to sign up and receive an early notification about the game’s launch. At this time, pre-registered players will also receive special in-app rewards and be entered into a prize drawing. Pre-registration for this game is available at the following URL: http://prereg.cocogames.co/chaosfighters. Continue reading

Chukong Technologies and Microsoft Open Technologies Collaborate to Extend Support of Popular Mobile Game Engine to Windows Store

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BEIJING – November 5, 2013 – Leading international mobile entertainment company Chukong Technologies today announced that technical contributions from Microsoft Open Technologies, Inc. have extended support for Cocos2D-x to Windows 8, Windows RT and Windows Phone 8. Adopted by over 400,000 developers worldwide, the cross-platform open source mobile engine now enables teams to launch their titles through Windows Store. Continue reading

PowerCloud Systems Unleashes Skydog™, a Breakthrough Approach to Home Networking

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Smart Router plus Web App Empowers Parents to Help Their Kids Make Smart Choices about their Connected Lives

PALO ALTO, Calif. – October 30, 2013 –   PowerCloud Systems, a pioneer in cloud networking for the connected home, today announced that Skydog™, a combination smart Wi-Fi router and Web application, is now available to the general public. Skydog gives families coping with an overload of devices and Internet applications unprecedented visibility into, and management over, their home network so that they can take control of their connected lives. Skydog had a successful Kickstarter campaign in Spring 2013 and now has more than 1,000 users and glowing reviews. Skydog is available via www.Skydog.com and on Amazon (http://amzn.to/HhYpkj).

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NewCircle Partners with MasterStreet to Bring Open Source Training Classes to New York City

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NewCircle’s Innovative Open Source Software Development Classes on MasterStreet Follow Predecessor Marakana’s Acquisition by Twitter

NEW YORK – September 11, 2013 – MasterStreet and NewCircle are proud to announce a new partnership that will make NewCircle open source web development and software engineering classes available to professionals through MasterStreet’s free search engine for professional and executive education classes and programs.

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Chartboost Launches Backend Service to Power In-app Purchases in Mobile Games

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Chartboost Store Empowers Mobile Game Developers to Modify their In-app Store and Virtual Items in Real Time

SAN FRANCISCO – July 11, 2013 – Chartboost – the business engine for mobile game developers around the world – today announced the launch of Chartboost Store, the latest addition to the company’s powerful technology platform that helps developers attract gamers and make money. Today’s launch underscores the company’s core mission to provide developers with a full suite of business tools that drive their businesses forward. Chartboost Store, which joins the company’s widely popular offerings – Direct Deals, Cross Promotion, and the Chartboost Network – harnesses the power of data to give developers full control to make real-time adjustments to their in-game marketplaces.

For more information on Chartboost Store, please visit www.chartboost.com/store. Continue reading

GUNNAR Optiks Gaming Eyewear Now Available At GameStop Stores Nationwide and Online

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SAN DIEGO, CA- July 10, 2013 - GUNNAR Optiks®, the world’s leading manufacturer of computer and gaming eyewear, today announced a first-of-its-kind distribution deal with GameStop. The Intercept and Vayper, two gaming styles that help reduce eye fatigue and visual stress, will be available in 450 GameStop stores nationwide at an MSRP of $59.99 and $79.99, respectively. Additional gaming styles will be available for purchase at GameStop.com. The deal marks the first time GameStop will carry the Advanced Gaming Eyewear in stores, expanding the emerging retail category and making it easier for gamers to protect their vision while enhancing their gaming experience.

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Yodlee Platform Receives Recognition in 2013 Monarch Innovation Awards

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REDWOOD CITY, Calif. – April 8, 2013 – Yodlee, the platform for financial innovation, today announced that it has received a 2013 Honorable Mention in the Industry Partner category for the sixth annual Monarch Innovation Awards by Barlow Research Associates.

The Yodlee Platform is enabling financial institutions to deepen customer engagement and satisfaction through more personalized and holistic money management experiences across all digital channels, re-shaping how banks interact with their customers. Continue reading