Developers complain that games with the word "flappy" in the title are being rejected from the two app stores.
The title requires users to glide through gaps in blocks while collecting squares that will add up to higher scores.
You know a video game is really, really difficult when a developer has to push out an update to make it playable.
The follow-up to this year's most maddening mobile hit is slated for release later this week. The early takeaway: prepare to fail, a lot.
Flappy Birds Family, a multiplayer iteration of the cult mobile hit, makes its way to Amazon's streaming set-top box.
BlinkyBird is a new Flappy Bird clone from Nothing Labs that brings the addictive game directly to your eyeballs, thanks to Google Glass.
Run for the hills. Flopsy Droid, a clone of the infamous mobile gaming sensation, has found its way to smartwatches running Android Wear.
Copycats of popular apps are the current place of choice for cybercriminals to deposit malware capable of extracting data, sending text messages, and tracking users' geo-locations.
Australian music-game studio 7 Bit Hero has released its very own rather poignant contribution to Flappy Jam.
Stella! You might not have thought app developer Rovio had any more angry birds left in its cage, but it's found some for Angry Birds: Stella, due to be released this fall.