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The success of Roblox and other user-created gaming experiences like Overwolf have democratized the concept of making games and have taken it into the mainstream. Now, a startup founded by…

Yahaha Studios, a platform for building no-code, immersive games, raised $50M in 3 rounds ahead of its launch this year

The Canadian Pension Plan Investment Board, an asset manager controlling around $311 billion in assets for Canada’s pensioners and retirees, has identified four key industries that are set to experience…

Here are four areas the $311 billion CPPIB investment fund thinks will be impacted by COVID-19

In July, French television company Canal+ acquired the ROK film studio from VOD company IROKOtv. Canal+ would not disclose the acquisition price, but confirmed there was a cash component of the…

Africa Roundup: Canal+ acquires ROK, Flutterwave and Alipay partner, OPay raises $50M

Nairobi-based internet hardware and service startup BRCK and Egyptian ride-hail venture Swvl are partnering to bring Wi-Fi and online entertainment to on-demand bus service in Kenya. BRCK will install its…

Startups BRCK and Swvl partner on free Wi-Fi for Kenyan ride-hail buses

Most shows still rely on the same narrative devices as those produced for traditional television, even ones made for online platforms like “House of Cards” or “Orange Is The New…

“Dark Hearts” Is A Horror Series For iOS That Adds New Details Every Time You Watch It