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2014-09-17 23:00:43

The class action lawsuit seeks an unspecified amount of back overtime pay for Recruiting Managers working in California San Mateo, California (PRWEB) September 17, 2014 On September 5, 2014, the San Francisco labor lawyers at Blumenthal, Nordrehaug & Bhowmik filed a proposed class action lawsuit against Robert Half International, Inc. for allegedly denying their employees employed in the position of a Recruiting Manager overtime wages and proper meal and rest periods. The lawsuit,...

2014-09-17 16:25:18

TOKYO, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. (SCE) and Unity Technologies, provider of the Unity multi-platform engine and development tools, today announced that they have extended and strengthened their strategic partnership to offer Unity Pro for PlayStation® for PlayStation®4, PlayStation®3 and PlayStation®Vita at no additional cost to all PlayStation® licensed developers. SCEI and Unity originally entered into a strategic partnership in March 2013...

2014-09-17 08:37:47

Investment to Support Global Sales, Marketing & Services Expansion, Product and Engineering, And Boosting of Cloud, Data Platform Capabilities NEW YORK, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- JW Player, a leading online and mobile video platform and player technology company, announced today that it has completed a $20 million Series C financing round. The financing round was led by Greycroft Growth and Greenspring Associates, and included participation from Cueball Capital and e.ventures....

2014-09-16 12:36:44

LONDON, September 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CEE Mobile Capital LLC, Delta Partners Emerging Markets TMT Growth Fund II, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development and International Finance Corporation have agreed to fund the launch of Virgin Mobile in Turkey andfurther growth in existing Virgin Mobile operations in Poland. Virgin Mobile Central and Eastern Europe ("VMCEE BV") announced today the successful closing of a EUR40 million equity capital funding round....

2014-09-16 08:36:45

Survey Also Tracks Shifting Developer Preference Away from Traditional Media, Towards More Budget for Marketing of Games SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Game Developers Conference(®) (GDC) Next 2014 has released the results of the first annual Game Discovery Survey, which has uncovered emerging trends and attitudes from a pool of game industry professionals on launching and popularizing games. Among the many trends revealed in the survey is the finding that first...

2014-09-15 16:30:54

LONDON and WINDSOR, England, September 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- White Label Dating(R), the award-winning online dating software and services provider, today announce the appointment of John Ray to their senior leadership team as Chief Revenue Officer. Ray, who took on various roles at Google over the past decade, most recently held the role of Industry Head of Lead Generation. Heading up an international team, he worked extensively with high-profile dating industry...

2014-09-15 08:27:09

Iconic cross-platform franchise to become part of Microsoft Studios. REDMOND, Wash., Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Microsoft Corp. today announced it has reached an agreement to acquire Mojang, the celebrated Stockholm-based game developer, and the company's iconic "Minecraft" franchise. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20000822/MSFTLOGO The Mojang team will join Microsoft Studios, which includes the studios behind global blockbuster franchises "Halo," "Forza," "Fable" and...

2014-09-15 08:25:39

SEOUL, South Korea, Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NTREEV SOFT, a Korea-based game developer and publisher, has announced the latest version of its sci-fi strategy game Second Earth. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140915/146013 Second Earth embarks on a new season with "Second Earth 2.0", a major update packed with 20+ new features including 'Explore', Hero, and new combat units. Most notably, with the game's new PvE 'Explore', the most anticipated feature of this update,...

2014-09-12 16:25:22

EMERYVILLE, Calif., Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- LeapFrog Enterprises, Inc. (NYSE:LF) announced today that Karen Sansot, Senior Director of Investor Relations, will present at Imperial Capital's 8(th) Annual Global Opportunities Conference in New York on Thursday, September 18, 2014 at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time (5:30 a.m. Pacific Time). The presentation will be broadcast over the Internet. To access the webcast, please log on to www.leapfroginvestor.com. Please note that the...

2014-09-12 08:23:54

Responding to gamer requests iOS shooter Angels in The Sky version 1.1.1 recently launched. Powered by exciting game play and now a superior special weapons system, inspired by player feedback, the new version of Angels in The Sky has been met with quick enthusiasm. SEOUL, South Korea, Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For many people, mobile first person shooter Angels in The Sky represents a graphic shift in iOS games that's simply stunning. Powered by an exciting story line that...


Latest Video game development Reference Libraries

Atari 5200
2013-03-26 12:10:52

The Atari 5200 is a video game system that is manufactured by Atari Inc., and was introduced in 1982. It was the successor to the Atari 2600, but did not do as well commercially, mainly from its incompatibility with the 2600’s library of games. In 1983, two port models were released along with an adapter to allow the 5200 to play all 2600 games. On May 21, 1984 Atari released the Atari 7800 and discontinued production of the 5200. Atari released the 400/800 computers to compete with...

Atari 2600
2013-03-15 11:53:09

Image Caption: An Atari 2600 four-switch "wood veneer" version, dating from 1980-1982. Shown with standard joystick. Credit: Evan-Amos/Wikipedia The Atari 2600, originally named VCS, was released in October 1977 by Atari Inc. It is a video game console using cartridges for game play instead of having the software built into the system. In 1978 only 550,000 units were sold out 0f 800,000 that were manufactured. Once the public realized pong was not the only video game to play, enthusiasm...

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