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July 18, 2018 6:44 PM Mobile-Gaming Company Jam City Preparing for Fall IPO

The company, led by a Myspace co-founder, could seek a valuation around $1 billion later this year Jam City, the social gaming and entertainment company led by one of the co-founders of Myspace, is preparing for an initial public offering as soon as this fall, joining what is expected to be a rush of companies tapping the public markets in late 2018. The Culver 68

July 9, 2018 10:13 AM Xiaomi's weak debut signals trouble for upcoming Hong Kong tech listings

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Xiaomi Corp made a weak debut in Hong Kong on Monday, with the Chinese smartphone maker’s shares sliding as much as 6 percent on valuation concerns, in an ominous sign for its technology sector peers lining up listings in the city. A packed initial public offering (IPO) calendar in the coming months will include a $4 billion deal from online 109

July 3, 2018 5:05 PM Bettors favor Joey Chestnut to win 11th Hot Dog Eating Contest

Joey Chestnut is a foot-long favorite to win his 11th Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest on Wednesday in Coney Island, New York. And a lot of cheddar will be riding on him as bookmakers say upward of $1 million is bet across the offshore sportsbook industry on the annual eating contest. Chestnut is listed as high as a -700 favorite to best the field and finish 72

June 25, 2018 5:22 AM China’s Meituan-Dianping Files for IPO, Reveals Loss of Nearly $3 Billion in 2017

The company is targeting a valuation of more than $60 billion, sources say HONG KONG—Fast-growing Chinese technology startup Meituan-Dianping applied to list in Hong Kong and seeks to raise billions of dollars to help finance its growth strategy in what is a highly competitive internet marketplace. The Beijing-based online services provider is one of the country’s 75

June 21, 2018 11:15 PM Warner Bros. Sued by Company Claiming 'Westworld' App Game is a Rip-Off

Warner Bros. got in bed with a tech company that jacked codes in order to fast-track and produce its "Westworld" mobile app ... so claims another company in a new lawsuit. The gaming company, Bethesda Softworks, is suing the media giant and Behaviour Interactive and, in the suit, says Behaviour stole its designs, artwork and codes ... and used them in the "Westworld" 79

June 21, 2018 6:58 PM 'Fortnite' has become a magnet for malware

'Fortnite' has become a cultural phenomenon and mega-hit for video game developer Epic Games, boasting 125 million players around the world. What is it that makes this game so immensely popular, and how did it come to be? The popular game "Fortnite" is attracting malware offering up bogus Android versions. Gamers hungry for the Android version of the app – it's currently 96

June 8, 2018 1:23 PM 'Fortnite' player uses 'shopping cart' to make video game history

'Fortnite' is fast becoming a cultural phenomenon and has set a new YouTube record for a live gaming stream. The multiplayer shooter game, which lets players navigate a vast landscape, has racked up a huge following. A player on the wildly popular video game “Fortnite” has used a ‘shopping cart’ to become the first person to return to the game’s starting 69

May 30, 2018 9:57 PM Are kids wasting time playing Fortnite? Well, they can get a college scholarship now

Are kids wasting time playing Fortnite? Well, they can get a college scholarship now. The battle royale video game isn't just something to do in a college student's free time. Rather, it can be a pathway to a scholarship. Ashland University, located in Ashland, Ohio, is the first school to offer a Fortnite scholarship. Twenty-two year old Louisville 66

May 25, 2018 2:31 AM Apple blocks Steam's plan to extend its video games to iPhones

(Reuters) - Apple Inc (AAPL.O) has blocked the plans of the biggest distributor of PC-based video games to extend its reach into iPhones, according to the game distributor, a sign that Apple is serious about protecting its ability to take a cut of digital purchases made inside games on its mobile devices. Steam, the dominant online store for downloaded 90

April 25, 2018 7:13 AM Nostalgia IV by AmaLee

AmaLee is a voice actress and singer who has won a devoted fan following for her English-language interpretations of songs from anime and video games. Born Amanda Lee on March 13, 1992, she had become a serious fan of Japanese animation and video games by her early teens, and in 2006 she began posting homemade videos of her covers of tunes popular with anime 118