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How Stockholm Became a 'Unicorn Factory:' Candy Crush Saga, Minecraft and Spotify Are All From Sweden

Helen I. Hwang | Posted 11.18.2015 | Business
Helen I. Hwang

What do Silicon Valley and Stockholm have in common? Spawning billion-dollar tech companies.

'Candy Crush' Maker Sold In Sweet $5.9 Billion Deal

Reuters | Jade Walker | Posted 11.04.2015 | Business

Video game maker Activision Blizzard Inc. said it will buy "Candy Crush Saga" creator King Digital Entertainment for $5.9 billion to strengthe...

I Invited My Friends To Play 'Candy Crush' And Now I Have None

Alexis Kleinman | Posted 07.23.2015 | Technology
Alexis Kleinman

Wait! Come back!

Microsoft Will Pre-Install 'Candy Crush' On Windows 10 Devices

The Huffington Post | Damon Beres | Posted 05.15.2015 | Technology

Whether you like it or not, the game will be at your fingertips if you upgrade to Windows 10.

Candy Crush Is So Addictive That This Man Didn't Notice He Tore A Tendon

Posted 04.14.2015 | Healthy Living

By: Rachael Rettner Published: April 13, 2015 02:21pm ET A California man tore a tendon in his thumb after playing a puzzle game on his smartph...

Is Social Media Sucking the Life Out of You?

Janice Billman | Posted 04.14.2015 | Technology
Janice Billman

Unless you personally know someone, there's no real connection other than "like"ing the same movie, music or whatever. I don't know about you and maybe it's my age but it sure seems to be sucking the life out of a lot of people.

Kim Kardashian Accused Of Murdering Candy Crush

The Huffington Post | Mark Gongloff | Posted 08.14.2014 | Technology

Kim Kardashian has been accused of MURDER, everybody. Murder of a video game. But she is innocent. Innocent, I say! The victim is Candy Crush, the ...

This Is Why You'll Never Achieve The American Dream

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 07.14.2014 | Comedy

Sorry, America. Not everyone gets a third date with Beyoncé. The "American Dream" tells us that if you just work hard enough, you can achieve any...

The Magic Behind Apps: An Interview With Qlik Tech CEO Lars Bjork

Natalie Pace | Posted 08.04.2014 | Technology
Natalie Pace

Ever wonder which companies aggregate all of that big data into compelling and easy-to-use visuals? It turns out that there are three entrepreneurial companies that are leading innovation in the industry.

How Candy Crush Has Changed My Life

Ronna Benjamin | Posted 06.17.2014 | Fifty
Ronna Benjamin

A friend asked me the other day what I was reading, and I gave her a blank look. 'Uh, I don't know.' 'What? You can't remember?' 'Right. Give me a second.' And it was then I realized that I hadn't been reading at all lately. I looked at my shoes and suddenly remembered I had somewhere to be.

Information-less in the Age of Information

David Sable | Posted 05.31.2014 | Media
David Sable

No -- this isn't a sequel to Lost or a new episode of Sherlock or the next season of Homeland.

Why Candy Crush Has Soured

Reuters | Nicola Leske | Posted 05.29.2014 | Technology

By Nicola Leske NEW YORK (Reuters) - In the weeks leading up to the IPO of King Digital Entertainment, the company's bankers scrambled ...

11 Ways Smartphones Are Not Making Us Any Smarter

The Huffington Post | Andy McDonald | Posted 03.24.2014 | Technology

Smart phones provide us with nearly limitless information, ultra-personalized experiences, previously impossible relationships and infinite modes for creativity, all at our fingert — aaand you're playing Candy Crush, aren't you?

Common Indecency: Bathroom Etiquette

Greg White | Posted 05.20.2014 | Comedy
Greg White

In a world where privacy has been flushed down the drain, we need to hold on to bathroom etiquette as our last bastion for common decency.

Technology or Teachers?

Kathy Kemper | Posted 04.21.2014 | Education
Kathy Kemper

There is no silver bullet that will enable the U.S. to catch up, and it has been clear for some time, moreover, that simply throwing money at schools is not the answer.

More People Play 'Candy Crush' Than Live In These Places

Taylor Casti | Posted 02.18.2014 | Technology

King Digital Entertainment, the developer behind the immensely popular "Candy Crush Saga" mobile game, has announced plans to go public, and its F-1 f...

'Candy Crush' Creator Files For IPO

Reuters | Posted 04.20.2014 | Technology

(Reuters) - Mobile gamemaker King Digital Entertainment Plc, best known for the hit puzzle game Candy Crush Saga, said it planned to raise up to $500 ...

Here's The Scoop On The Latest 'Candy Crush' Trademark Saga

The Huffington Post | Taylor Casti | Posted 02.14.2014 | Technology

Remember when "Candy Crush Saga" maker King trademarked the word "candy"? Well, the gamemaker is at it again, only this time the company is allegedly ...

Why Do We Love Video Games?

Greg Perreault | Posted 04.12.2014 | Technology
Greg Perreault

"Games are providing rewards that reality is not. They are teaching and inspiring and engaging us in ways that reality is not. They are bringing us together in ways that reality is not."

Addicted to Online Video Games? Don't Worry, You're Far From Alone

Susan Krauss Whitbourne | Posted 04.07.2014 | Fifty
Susan Krauss Whitbourne

You may have heard about the cognitive benefits of video game playing for middle-aged and older adults.

Candy Crush Saga Maker Trademarks The Word 'Candy'

Reuters | Posted 03.23.2014 | Technology

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - Videogame maker King, creator of the Candy Crush Saga, a game that has millions of fans around the world, said on Tuesday it had...

How To Finally Quit Candy Crush (And More Ways To Kick Unwanted Habits)

Posted 01.23.2014 | OWN

By Corrie Pikul Because putting your mind to it hasn't worked the past four times, we've rounded up five strategies that might be more effective. ...

Actress Sabrina Mayfield of The Vampire Diaries Shares Her Passions

Ilana Rapp | Posted 02.08.2014 | Entertainment
Ilana Rapp

Sabrina Mayfield was born and raised in Florida to Bahamian parents. As a child, she was in her 4th grade school musical and that was that! Sabrina decided to sing and act forever -- and she's been very successful! And oh, she's addicted to the game Candy Crush.

STEM Sells: Getting the Female Perspective on Math

John K. Herr | Posted 01.27.2014 | Comedy
John K. Herr

Testing must be made relevant to the everyday lives of teen and 'tween girls. What are their actual dreams and aspirations? Let's take a cue from GoldieBlox and design math tests "from the female perspective."

Now You Can Eat Your Favorite iPhone Game

Posted 11.20.2013 | Taste

Dylan's Candy Bar made you Candy Crush Candies (that sentence made our brains sugar-crash).