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Candy Crush fills up Facebook with video ads

The sequel to the popular puzzle game finds success with mobile ads, Google Maps adds new features in time for holiday travel, and Redbox raises DVD rental prices.

By November 24, 2014

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Candy Crush fills up Facebook with video ads

The sequel to the popular puzzle game finds success with mobile ads, Google Maps adds new features in time for holiday travel, and Redbox raises DVD rental prices.

By November 24, 2014

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Microsoft's 'Destiny' cologne ad skewers Sony

A new fragrance from Xbox? Microsoft gets into the fake-cologne business in a cheeky attempt to play down Sony's exclusive-content deal for one of the biggest games of the year.

By September 5, 2014

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Facebook aims its ad machine at virtual goods and video games

The world's largest social network is offering developers a way to sell virtual items to its users.

By July 10, 2014

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Candy Crush is taking over your Facebook feed -- again

The latest puzzle game from King.com is making waves on mobile devices, and its advertising campaign on Facebook has reached millions of people.

By November 21, 2014

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NFL star mocks QB's selfie -- during game

JJ Watt of the Houston Texans cannot bear that Tennessee quarterback Zach Mettenberger posted a selfie to Twitter just before the game. So after a sack, the mockery.

By October 26, 2014

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Xbox One sales in Japan sink even lower

Microsoft's latest game console racked up only 1,314 unit sales in the country last week, says a Japanese gaming news site.

By September 25, 2014

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When can a blah HTC ad be not so blah? When it features Gary Oldman

All you have to do, says Oldman, is ask the Internet. Because the Internet knows everything. And nothing. So he can just look at the camera and say "Blah." Which he does very well.

By March 26, 2014

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Flappy Bird creator's next game, Swing Copters, lands Thursday

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.

By August 18, 2014

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Samsung decides to mock Apple in real life

Extending its accusation that iPhone owners are "wall-huggers," Samsung plans to advertise around power outlets at airports.

By August 13, 2014