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The Flappy Bird of Paradise

Marty Kaplan | Posted 04.12.2014 | Technology
Marty Kaplan

If you've been on an aboriginal walkabout, you may not know that, until yesterday, Flappy Bird was the most popular iPhone and Android app on the planet. Its appeal lies neither in its crappy graphics nor its nonexistent story, but in its addictive difficulty.

The Curious Exit of a Beloved Game

Connor Ryan | Posted 04.12.2014 | Technology
Connor Ryan

Those who have already downloaded the game may continue navigating birds through skies -- for now. For those who haven't, there's always Angry Birds...

That Time I Played 'Flappy Bird' For 8 Hours Straight

Taylor Casti | Posted 04.09.2014 | Technology
Taylor Casti

I, Taylor Casti, am going into the mind of a "Flappy Bird" addict by becoming one. For eight hours, I will play the mobile game that some have called "the ninth circle of hell."

Proof 'Flappy Bird' Will Be The End Of Humanity

The Huffington Post | Taylor Casti | Posted 02.07.2014 | Technology

History will mark 2014 as the year mankind met its downfall: "Flappy Bird." These reviews, taken from the hallowed archives of the the App Sto...

Flappy Bird Creator 'Got Lucky' He Admits

Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.06.2014 | Technology

Dong Nguyen, developer behind 'Flappy Bird' has admitted that he basically just "got lucky". Nguyen Ha Dong, the mind behind the inexplicably popul...

Here Are Your 'Flappy Bird' Cheats, Ya Slackers

The Huffington Post | Taylor Casti | Posted 02.05.2014 | Technology

We'd like to preface this article by saying that cheaters never prosper. Did you hear that, you ravenous monsters foaming at the mouth for your "Flapp...

Why The Heck Is Everyone Playing 'Flappy Bird'?

The Huffington Post | Taylor Casti | Posted 02.06.2014 | Technology

Start. Tap. Tap. Tap. Taptaptaptaptaptaptap. Tap. Tap. PING! Tap. Tap. Punch sound. Sad Whistle. Curse your slow fingers, shake off another small p...