Angry Birds

Angry Birds figures at Rovio headquarters in Espoo, Finland. (AP Photo/Lehtikuva, Sari Gustafsson, File)

Angry Birds site hacked after surveillance claims

HELSINKI (AP) — Angry Birds creator Rovio Entertainment Ltd. says the popular game’s website was defaced by hackers Wednesday, two days after reports that the personal data of its customers might have been accessed by […]


Poster for Angry Birds app by Rovio (AP Photo)

Report: Spies use smartphone apps to track people

LONDON (AP) — Documents leaked by former NSA contractor Edward Snowden suggest that spy agencies have a powerful ally in Angry Birds and a host of other apps installed on smartphones across the globe. The documents, […]


A gamer purchasing his Sony Playstation 4  at a BestBuy store in Chicago on Friday, Nov. 15, 2013. The PlayStation 4, came out Friday. The Xbox One, goes on sale next week.(AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

Altered landscape for Sony, Microsoft consoles

NEW YORK (AP) — Remember a time before “Angry Birds,” the iPad and the iPhone? No? When Sony and Microsoft last came out with new video game consoles — seven and eight years ago, respectively, […]


The top iPhone and iPad apps on App Store

(AP) — App Store Official Charts for the week ending Aug. 27, 2012: Top Paid iPhone Apps: 1. WhatsApp Messenger (WhatsApp Inc.) 2. Where’s My Perry? (Disney) 3. Camera+ (tap tap tap)


Angry Birds spread their wings beyond gaming

(AP) – At Rovio, the future is Angry. The Finnish gaming company behind Angry Birds – with more than 1 billion downloads to date – is now spreading its wings beyond the virtual world. It […]