Free-to-play games are downloading podcast episodes to phones without consent

Podcasts are a growing form of entertainment, whether they’re factual or fictional. However, with thousands of podcasts ranging from true crime phenomenon Serial to surreal horror-comedy Welcome to Night Vale, it can be hard to stand out from the crowd. Now, it appears that some podcasts are quietly boosting their download and listener numbers  through […]

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Matej Lancaric offers tips to improve ad campaigns and find more users

User acquisition and marketing maven Matej Lancaric has revealed a number of tips for improving ad campaigns, acquiring users and scaling a game. His advice includes the benefits of static images and the suggestion that scaling games should involve multiple departments. Creating successful campaigns When using Facebook for ad campaigns, instead of the 50 creatives […]

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Sega’s first blockchain game is coming from partnership with double jump.tokyo

Sega’s latest partnership with Japan-based blockchain game maker double jump.tokyo marks the former’s first game utilising the technology. This new title will be in the competitive card game series Sangokushi Taisen. While Sega is providing the licensing as IP holder, it will be double jump.tokyo developing the game and building upon its Oasys blockchain – […]

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Pocket Gamer Connects Helsinki 2022 was our biggest show in the region yet – catch up on what you missed

Our triumphant return to the spiritual home of mobile gaming was our biggest show yet in the city of Helsinki in all metrics, and these two incredible days full of brilliant insights and hundreds of new connections wouldn’t have been possible without our phenomenal attendees. Whether you joined us virtually or in-person, thank you for […]

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