Angry Birds Friends to go offline for WWF Earth Hour

It's WWF's Earth Hour this Saturday (28th March) - when the clocks go forward in the UK. To mark Rovio and WWF's continued partnership, Angry Birds Friends is going offline for one hour starting at 8.30pm EET (6.30pm GMT). To help raise awareness and encourage work to stop climate change, Rovio is also running a…

Angry Birds is totally over

Poor Rovio. Just a few years ago the mobile developer was king of the world. Angry Birds took the world by storm, and all anyone could think about was throwing cartoon birds at cartoon pigs. Now though, not so much. This time last year we asked if Angry Birds was "like, totally over?", and it…

Is Angry Birds like, totally over?

Rovio, the company behind Angry Birds have announced their latest financial results, and things aren't looking quite as lucrative as before. According to the New York Times, profits are down 52%. In 2013, net profit at the company was $37m…

iOS & Android overtaking Portable Gaming Market

It comes as no surprise that the continued rise of smartphones and tablets is having a significant impact on the world and the technology industry. One in five people across the globe now own a smartphone whilst one in…

Which 2013 tablet is the best for gaming

Opinions on which 2013 tablet is best for gaming will always be largely subjective depending on screen size preferences and budget, but there are a few golden rules to which any gaming tablet must adhere: a good display, a fast…

APP OF THE DAY: Angry Birds Star Wars (iPhone, iPad, Android, WP8)

Did you sense a disturbance in the force this morning? That's probably because Angry Birds Star Wars has launched for practically every single mobile platform today. Hitting the respective app stores for iPads, iPhones, iPod Touch, Android devices, Windows Phone…