Hamilton’s Mohawk College Offers Game Design Program Amid Global Gaming Boom – Hamilton

Mohawk College will use the backdrop of Hamilton’s Comic Con event this weekend to recruit students for a three-year game design program. The learning facility will offer a Game-Design Advanced Diploma program to take advantage of the expansion in the game design industry expected in the Greater Hamilton region in the coming years. Angela Stukator, … Read more

97% of marketers who advertise on mobile gaming are satisfied: InMobi report

InMobi has released the findings of its latest Mobile Game Advertising 2022 report for India. According to the report, 75% of brands have been advertising on mobile game apps for more than a year, leading to a doubling of gaming ad spend since the pandemic. As part of this survey, InMobi surveyed 205 Indian mobile … Read more

Grandparents are gamers too – especially grandmothers

Grandparents make up a significant portion of gamers age 50 and older, according to an online AARP survey. About half of grandparents play video games at least once a month, and the most avid gamers are in their 50s. Contrary to expectations, a majority (80%) of all gamers aged 50 and over only play video … Read more

Play Store’s move on Real Money Gaming a score for the gaming industry?

Real Money Gaming (RMG) in India may have gotten a boost thanks to Alphabet, Google. The tech giant announced last week that it was making a pilot change to its Google Play Store “to investigate potential policy updates for other real money games, competitions and tournament apps.” According to the announcement, India-based real money games … Read more

Japan’s Digital Minister ‘declares war’ on floppy disks

Image: Epov Dmitry (Shutterstock) Japan, a country known for the advancement of some of the world’s most innovative and quirky technology, is preparing to launch an all-out “war” against the humble floppy disk. Taro Kono, tthe country’s newly appointed Minister of Digital Affairs, roared out his battle cry Tuesday, via Twhiter. According to Kono, floppy … Read more

A stranger paid Esa’s groceries without his knowledge. Then he saw himself in a viral TikTok

How would you feel if one day a stranger secretly paid for your food or groceries? Many might be happy about it, but some might not — especially if it was filmed and you only found out about it after it went viral on social media. This is what happened to Esa – who has … Read more

Online Gaming: Addiction Causes Behavioral Problems in Teens

Online gaming can be a fun and engaging pastime, but research shows it carries hidden dangers for one group. It’s no secret that more teens than ever are playing video games online, but for some, the pastime has become hugely problematic. A new study from Macquarie University found that nearly three percent of teens could … Read more

Online Gaming: Addiction Causes Behavioral Problems in Teens

Online gaming can be a fun and engaging pastime, but research shows it carries hidden dangers for one group. It’s no secret that more teens than ever are playing video games online, but for some, the pastime has become hugely problematic. A new study from Macquarie University found that nearly three percent of teens could … Read more