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BlackBerry's BBM slingshots to top spot on Apple's App Store

But the app doesn't appear to be making much of a ripple in the Google Play store, and isn't listed in the top free apps list.

By Oct. 22, 2013


Angry Birds slingshots into space

Just about everyone who has a smartphone knows about Rovio's Angry Birds, Rovio released Angry Birds Space, a game that takes the same winning concept, but adds an entirely outer space environment.

By Mar. 22, 2012


Angry Birds maker slingshots into China

Rovio is operating corporate and marketing divisions in China now and, in September, will launch the "Moon Festival" episode for Angry Birds Seasons.

By Aug. 1, 2011


Rovio slingshots first Angry Birds store into China

Shortly after confronting a Chinese theme park over an unauthorized Angry Birds attraction, Rovio announces its first retail stores in China.

By Nov. 1, 2011


BlackBerry BBM racks up 10M downloads in first 24 hours

BlackBerry continues to get positive ratings for its messaging app.

By Oct. 22, 2013


Designer rescues stars from light pollution

Frustrated by the lack of visible constellations in his light-polluted hometown of London, Oscar Lhermitte decides to make his own.

By Apr. 19, 2012


Angry Birds maker Rovio eyes a 2013 IPO--in Hong Kong

The Angry Birds maker says that it's planning to go public in Hong Kong, since Asia is a growing market that has "the people and the money."

By Dec. 16, 2011


Pencil launcher is geek weapon of vengeance

Trust a guy who makes things like slingshots designed to kill zombies to come up with a way to weaponize pencils. Meet Jorg Sprave and his pump-action pencil launcher.

By Mar. 5, 2012


Angry Birds Star Wars II

While the gameplay has barely evolved, this sequel is just as addictive as ever, and is still a great download for all ages.

By Sep. 24, 2013

4 stars Editor's rating Sep. 24, 2013

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Angry Birds slingshot attaches to Golden Arches in China

Pork lo mein is no longer the greatest threat to pigs in China. Angry Birds is teaming up with McDonald's and launching a giant Red Bird from the Golden Arches.

By Oct. 24, 2012