Rovio has partnered with the multi-platinum Grammy Award-winning band Imagine Dragons to launch “Angry Birds x Imagine Dragons,” a free in-game event playable in Angry Birds Match now through Sept. 25, 2018.
European social mobile poker operator KamaGames has announced its entry into the Blockchain and Cryptocurrency landscape with the launch of its own KamaGames Token (KGT).
Motor retail group JCT600 has created an online supercar game to help raise money for its chosen charity The Prince’s Trust.
The Cannes Lions jury awarded the top ‘Creative Commerce’ prize to Microsoft XBox Design Lab’s “The Fanchise Model” campaign, created out of McCann London.
Video advertising marketplace Teads has showcased the first public demo of its new inRead AR ad format.
As the Cannes Lions Festival gets under way, Oath is using the ad creativity festival to showcase its new extended reality (XR) ad experiences.
With more people playing and watching computer games as a professional sport, the stakes are high for sponsors, with half of people seeing major benefits in competitive multiplayer video gaming.
There’s a “privacy paradox” surrounding data collection for profit, where data needs to be used to enrich people’s experiences without betraying their trust, according to the annual report from digital guru Mary Meeker.
Unibet has unveiled a new content series to encourage customers to make more informed bets on the upcoming the World Cup.
Steel Media and Maysalward have launched of Pocket Gamer Middle East, a site about and for the Arabic-language mobile games scene.
Global consumer spend via app stores is expected to grow 30% to $81.7B in 2018 and climb to $156.5B by 2022, with China leading the way and the UK falling behind.
Facebook unveiled a raft of new features during its annual F8 conference this week, including a dating service and its standalone VR device going on sale, but the conference was overshadowed by continuing controversies at the company.
Mozilla has announced a new version of its Firefox, designed to work on stand-alone virtual and augmented reality headsets.
April Fool’s Day has become a major event in the digital calendar, with many brands and media owners creating elaborate pranks to show off their funny side (and get plenty of social media shares and column inches in the process). We’ve put together some of the best hoaxes from 2018’s pranksters for your viewing pleasure.
Esports revenue is forecast to exceed $1.65bn by 2021 worldwide, according to new research.
Just 5% of gamers intend to purchase a VR headset this year, but many accept ‘pay to win’ micropayment models as the norm, according to a new report.
Kia is showcasing the new Stinger car model at London Waterloo in one of the car maker’s largest marketing activations to date.
Fans of esports tournaments are more likely to be young and male, but this is a demographic which marketers have found increasingly difficult to engage, according to new research.
Social video service Twitch has struck a partnership with Disney Digital Network to bring exclusive content from four of the largest Disney-managed digital content creators.
2017 was another big year for digital marketing, with the rise of Blockchain, voice search going mainstream and AI getting (scarily) smarter. This was the year that Facebook went VR, Android overtook Windows and a virtual cat craze nearly broke a cryptocurrency market. In this special report, we’ve identified 17 of the biggest trends of the year.