Posts Tagged: Rovio


Rovio Launches Angry Birds for Facebook in Jakarta

Rovio Entertainment held a launch event at Mal Kelapa Gading in the city of Jakarta, the Facebook capital of the world based on the number o...

  • February 14, 2012
  • at 9:33 pm
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Nokia Launches Asha 300, Collaborates With Fellow Finns Rovio

At the Kempinski Ballroom in Jakarta yesterday, Nokia (HEL:NOK1V; NYSE:NOK) launched its new addition to the Asha line with the new Asha 300...

  • January 26, 2012
  • at 11:09 am
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Rovio Unleashes Year of the Dragon Edition of Angry Birds

A couple of weeks back we told you that Rovio was hinting at a new China-themed update. And today we have it, as Angry Birds Seasons has a Y...

  • January 20, 2012
  • at 4:30 pm
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Happy Birdday! Rovio’s Mighty Eagle Eyes A Billion Fans as Angry Birds Turns Two

In today’s changing gaming landscape few characters are as iconic as Angry Birds. And while publisher Rovio is modest about the comparison...

  • December 11, 2011
  • at 8:22 pm
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Rovio’s Peter Vesterbacka Talks, China, Merchandising, Animation

This is a part of our TechCrunch Disrupt 2011 event coverage. Here at TechCrunch DisruptBeijing, Peter Vesterbacka, CEO of Rovio Interactive...

  • October 31, 2011
  • at 11:30 am
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Rovio Brings Chinese Theme To Angry Birds Seasons: Moon Festival!

We just received a quick note from Rovio to say that it has finally introduced its Moon Festival theme for Angry Birds Seasons. Rovio explai...

  • September 9, 2011
  • at 10:35 pm
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Om nom nom! Squawk! Angry Birds Mooncakes Hit China

Last month we saw Rovio Mobile give a sneak peak of its next Angry Birds Seasons update, which will be themed around the upcoming Chinese Mi...

  • August 29, 2011
  • at 11:00 pm
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Angry Birds Seasons to Get Chinese-Themed Update… and Mooncakes

This afternoon at the ChinaJoy conference in Shanghai, Rovio Mobile announced a Chinese-themed update to its Angry Birds Seasons app, as wel...

  • July 29, 2011
  • at 4:01 pm
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Rovio Set to Open China Offices, With Ambitious and Angry Birds

Rovio, the Finnish game developer that brought us Angry Birds, has announced plans to open a China office devoted to serving the local marke...

  • June 17, 2011
  • at 1:15 pm
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Angry Birds Feeling Love for Asia on Valentines Day

If it’s not Cupid’s arrow hitting you this Valentine’s Day, it’s likely to be one of those infamous Angry Birds! As previously repor...

  • February 14, 2012
  • at 5:00 pm
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Angry Birds Coming to Facebook on Valentine’s Day [EXCLUSIVE]

Speaking exclusively to Penn Olson today in Jakarta, Peter Vesterbacka, the ‘Mighty Eagle’ of Rovio, and Henri Holm, the SVP of Rovio As...

  • January 25, 2012
  • at 11:50 pm
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Enter the Dragon, With Rumored Chinese New Year Update for Angry Birds Seasons [VIDEO]

Rovio Mobile, makers of the Angry Birds game series, has left a very big hint that its Angry Birds Seasons game will get a Chinese New Year ...

  • January 4, 2012
  • at 1:30 pm
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Henri Holm (SVP Asia) Announces Angry Birds Japan

Angry Birds Landing in Japan. But Will It Succeed?

Yesterday at the Techcrunch Tokyo 2011 event there was a panel discussion regarding starting a company aboard, specifically in Silicon Valle...

  • December 1, 2011
  • at 9:03 am
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Rovio Publishing In-App Comics For Chinese Themed Angry Birds

Visiting the Tokyo Game Show yesterday, I randomly bumped into Peter Vesterbacka, the CEO of Rovio, the company behind Angry Birds. I’...

  • September 16, 2011
  • at 9:00 am
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Here’s How to Get the Angry Birds Seasons Moon Festival Update for Android – Right Now!

This afternoon, Rovio updated its Angry Birds Seasons game with the newest, Chinese-themed Moon Festival episode. It brings lanterns and moo...

  • September 1, 2011
  • at 4:39 pm
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Chinese-made Android Spyware Can Record, Upload Users’ Phone-Calls

A security researcher has identified a new piece of Chinese-made Android spyware that can record a user’s calls on their Android smart...

  • August 3, 2011
  • at 2:21 pm
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Tencent to Bring Malware-free Certification to Android Apps in China

Malware-ridden Android apps have been a concern for some time now – and the most dangerous place for these is on China’s third-p...

  • July 6, 2011
  • at 3:08 pm
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Android Market Expands to 131 Countries – But Not China

China is conspicuous by its absence in the long list of countries that will soon get paid apps support in Google’s Android Market. It ...

  • May 13, 2011
  • at 12:18 am
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