Category: Developer

FTC fines kids app developer HyperBeard $150K for use of third-party ad trackers
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FTC fines kids app developer HyperBeard $150K for use of third-party ad trackers

The U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) today announced a settlement of $150,000 with HyperBeard, the developer of a collection of children’s mobile games over violations of U.S. Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act Rule (COPPA Rule). The company’s applications had been downloaded more than 50 million times on a worldwide basis to date, according to data…

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Star Citizen Developer Bleeds Cash as Legal Woes Escalate
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Star Citizen Developer Bleeds Cash as Legal Woes Escalate

Game engine creator Crytek has filed to reschedule the trial for its ongoing lawsuit with Star Citizen creator Cloud Imperium Games (CIG). CIG’s legal jockeying does not bode well for gamers who have waited nine years to play the space epic. CIG is bleeding money and needs to become profitable soon. Star Citizen is now…

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Interview with the Developer Who Created the Blockchain Game “Contract Servant”
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Interview with the Developer Who Created the Blockchain Game “Contract Servant”

Junji Oshita president and CEO of AXEL MARK Inc & Developer of the blockchain game “CONTRACT SERVANT – CARD GAME-” Kazuyuki Tanaka was interviewed by Yuki Haraguchi from Coinpost.  I interviewed Junji Oshita, president and CEO of AXEL MARK Inc., developer of the blockchain game “CONTRACT SERVANT – CARD GAME-” and Kazuyuki Tanaka, game producer,…

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