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Copyrighting player-generated content in video games

Copyright protects creative expression, which typically the creator owns. Video game players, however, often give up any rights they have to their in-game content when they agree to a Terms of Service or End-User License Agreement.

Stormfall: Age of War is a Facebook success story.

The two-ingredient recipe for hooking gamers

These “ingredients” — such as events — are integral to making a fun game that keeps engaging its players and grows increasingly popular over time.

7 Smart Ways to Use Mobile Analytics

7 smart ways to use mobile app analytics

Going with your gut feeling may work occasionally, but if you’re making decisions based on cold, hard data, you’re going to be more successful.

Kids playing Mario Kart

Learning should be about fun and games in the 21st century

When it comes to learning, it’s important to think of games as ecosystems where you develop skills and explore knowledge rather than as another way of delivering content and assessment.