The next big risk to your security is your child’s video-game habit

Hackers are increasingly targeting video games, new report finds......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 6th, 2018

The next big risk to your security is your kid’s videogame habit

Hackers are increasingly targeting videogames, new report finds......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 6th, 2018

Twitch reviewing security plans for October TwitchCon after Jacksonville shooting

Twitch, which was streaming the Madden video game competition when Sunday's shooting occurred, is reviewing security for its October TwitchCon .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayAug 28th, 2018

Gamers and Video Game Makers Pay Tribute to Jacksonville Victims, While Calling for Increased Security

Two gamers were killed during the Madden Classic tournament. The video game world was in shock Monday following the shooting death of two people and wounding.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneAug 27th, 2018

Twilio Hires Ex-Video Game Executive Nils Puhlmann as Its Security Chief

He formerly defended Electronic Arts and Zynga. Twilio has hired a former video game executive, Nils Puhlmann, as its chief trust and security officer. Puhlmann, who earlier headed security .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneAug 16th, 2018

What Is Doki Doki Literature Club? Parents Warned About Horror Video Game After Teen"s Death

Ahead of an inquest into the passing of a child this week, officials spoke out about the game’s subject matter, which includes violence and suicide......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJun 27th, 2018

EXCLUSIVE: Choremonster founder returns to Cincinnati for next venture

The founder of one of Cincinnati's best-known startups is returning to the Queen City to launch his latest venture, a video game studio that he hopes will bring to light a hidden industry......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals3 hr. 35 min. ago

How ‘Loot Boxes’ Unlock Video Game Gambling Worries

Scoring the most points or unlocking more exciting stages in a video game used to require practice and patience. Today, gamers can often skip the grind and pay to get ahead by buying so-called loot boxes -- virtual vaults containing items such .....»»

Category: topSource: washpost13 hr. 35 min. ago

Gears 5 And Others Hot Releases Coming In 2019

Smooth Gaming‘ is a new column to ValueWalk which will discuss various aspects of the video game indu.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkFeb 13th, 2019

WWE Hall of Famer Sues Activision for Using His Image in Latest ‘Call of Duty’

Character in 'Black Ops 4' closely resembles wrestler's alter ego. Booker T, a WWE Hall of Fame wrestler and commentator, has filed a copyright infringement suit against Activision-Blizzard, saying the video game publisher stole his likeness an.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneFeb 13th, 2019

Ubisoft And Mozilla Team Up To Develop AI-Based Coding Assistant

The world-known video game developer Ubiso.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkFeb 13th, 2019

Why Activision Blizzard Is the Best Video Game Stock After Earnings

Activision Blizzard shares surged after it released its most recent quarterly report. Of all the video game stocks, it seems that this is the only one to come out ahead after earnings......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstFeb 13th, 2019

Mobile video game players' mindset: They don't consider themselves "gamers," survey finds

According to a survey of 2,000 Americans, they play mobile games an average of four times a week — but nearly two-thirds do not identify as "gam.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayFeb 13th, 2019

Should You Treat Your Social Security Checks Like Low-Risk Assets?

In the mental calculus around your retirement assets, it’s important to place those checks in the right column......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsFeb 13th, 2019

Activision to lay off 800 workers as video game sales slow

Video game maker Activision Blizzard is laying off nearly 800 workers as the company braces for a steep downturn in revenue following the best year in its history......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsFeb 12th, 2019

Vale CFO says miner"s top managers were unaware of dam risk report

Senior management at Brazilian miner Vale were never shown internal security documents indicating that its dam at Brumadinho was at risk of collapse, the company's chief financial officer said on Tuesday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 12th, 2019

Apex Legends, EA’s Fortnite Competitor, Could Help it Survive the Video Game Battle

Electronic Arts' stock is turning around amid the surprise hit game Electronic Arts Inc. rose to the highest in nearly four months as some Wall Street analyst.....»»

Category: topSource: timeFeb 11th, 2019

Video-game maker Electronic Arts extends huge rally on the popularity of its latest game "Apex Legends" (EA)

"Apex Legends/Elect.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 11th, 2019

EA Upgrade Signals Apex Legends Could Be the Next Fortnite

It may sound counterintuitive to hear that a free video game is set to drive earnings and revenues higher. That appears to be the case for Electronic Arts......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstFeb 11th, 2019

Is Activision Poised for Layoffs?

Activision Blizzard shares dipped on Monday after reports that the video game firm plans to announce some job cuts along with its earnings report late on Tuesday......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstFeb 11th, 2019

Activision Blizzard stock down after report of coming layoffs

Shares of video game company Activision Bli.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesFeb 11th, 2019