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50 Million Users: The Making Of An ?Angry Birds? Internet Meme
Software Strategy Of Wealth Mgmt Startups: Give It Away
Rovio?s Loss Of Altitude ? The Numbers
Angry Birds Creator Rovio Saw Profits Fall 73 Percent Last Year


 
50 Million Users: The Making Of An ?Angry Birds? Internet Meme
It's reported Tuesday, 24 Mar 2015 06:48:47 -0700 by blogs.wsj.com:
Everyone knows the Internet spread like wildfire. But did it really sweep America faster than radio or television? The answer isn?t clear.
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Software Strategy Of Wealth Mgmt Startups: Give It Away
It's reported Monday, 23 Mar 2015 15:59:55 -0700 by financial-planning.com:
What lesson does Angry Birds have for banking? In the case of online brokerages, it?s adopting the software industry?s long-standing tactic of giving away a product to develop a large enough base willing to pay for more.
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Rovio?s Loss Of Altitude ? The Numbers
It's reported Monday, 23 Mar 2015 03:58:27 -0700 by blogs.wsj.com:
Angry Birds maker Rovio Entertainment Ltd. said Thursday its revenue and operating profit fell in 2014, another sign that the privately-held Finnish company has been struggling as new mobile games by other developers have surpassed Angry Birds in popularity and money-generating ability. Here's is Rovio's descent by the numbers.
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Angry Birds Creator Rovio Saw Profits Fall 73 Percent Last Year
It's reported Friday, 20 Mar 2015 06:30:03 -0700 by news.yahoo.com:
Finnish mobile games behemoth Rovio, best known as the team behind Angry Birds, saw a 73 percent drop in profit in 2014, according to the company's latest financial results. Despite the drop, revenue from mobile games grew by 16 percent to $119 million (?110.7 million). According to company CEO Pekka Rantala, production cost on the film is roughly $80 million, while marketing costs ? paid in ...
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