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FCC launches new Mobile Speed Test app

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has unveiled a new Mobile Speed Test app, designed to help users easily challenge provider-reported mobile coverage data. The new app will replace the original

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Ex-Pixelberry devs partner to launch Candlelight Games

Three ex-Pixelberry developers have united to create Candlelight Games, a new studio focused on “heartfelt, character-driven narrative games.” Co-founders Andrew Shvarts, Megan Schwarz and Royal McGraw announced they have formed

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Vodafone offloads 10% stake in Vantage Towers for €1.3bn

Vodafone has sold an additional 10% stake in Oak Holdings, the partnership that co-controls Vantage Towers, for €1.3 billion, achieving a planned 50-50 joint ownership structure. As a result, Oak

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Xsolla acquires LF.Group

Video games company, Xsolla has acquired LF.Group, a provider of digital solutions for gaming communities for an undisclosed sum. As a result, the move is set to revolutionise how developers

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Samsung launches AI-driven sports analytics tool for Olympics

Samsung, in collaboration with Cheil Benelux, has introduced ShotControl, an AI-driven sports analytics tool to aid the Dutch national men’s 3×3 basketball team. ShotControl uses multiple Samsung Galaxy devices to

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Universal and DreamWorks launch Shrek Swamp Tycoon on Roblox

Universal Studios and DreamWorks has launched an immersive gaming experience on Roblox, Shrek Swamp Tycoon. In partnership with international game development studio, The Gang, Shrek Swamp Tycoon is the first

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Taboola to oversee ads in Apple News and Stocks

Taboola has partnered with technology giant, Apple to power native advertising for the Apple News and Apple Stock apps, including in the UK. According to Axios, the move will provide

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Data: In-app spending surges by 15% in Q4 2023

In-app consumer spending rose by 15% year-over-year in Q4 last year, new research has revealed. According to AppsFlyer‘s 2024 edition of its State of eCommerce App Marketing report, iOS users saw a

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Adverity promotes CMO Harriet Durnford-Smith the role of COO

Integrated data platform Adverity has promoted its CMO, Harriet Durnford-Smith, to Chief Operating Officer, with immediate effect. In her new position, Durnford-Smith will be responsible for operational alignment, translating and

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Ericsson and Oppo sign global patent cross license deal

Ericsson and Oppo have signed a multi-year global patent cross-license agreement, covering mobile technologies including 5G. As a result Oppo will collaborate on several 5G-related projects such as device testing,

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