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Mobile gaming sucks up 30 minutes a day for 60% of users

As if anyone needed proof that mobile gaming is exploding, new numbers from Lightspeed Research show exactly how much of a user's day is being swallowed up on games.
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Mobile gaming sucks up 30 minutes a day for 60% of users

As if anyone needed proof that mobile gaming is exploding, new numbers from Lightspeed Research show exactly how much of a user's day is being swallowed up on games.
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Fundable is a Kickstarter for US startups

Crowdfunding isn't just for artists, games and gadgets - the recent JOBS Act in the US makes it a viable funding option for startups.
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comScore stats claim 49.5m unique US Vevo viewers in April

comScore has published its latest Video Metrix chart of online video sites in the US. Google sites (i.e. YouTube) still top the list by some distance, having attracted 157.7m unique viewers in April 2012, who between them...
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comScore stats claim 49.5m unique US Vevo viewers in April

comScore has published its latest Video Metrix chart of online video sites in the US. Google sites (i.e. YouTube) still top the list by some distance, having attracted 157.7m unique viewers in April 2012, who between them...
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Kickstarter battling patent case and security bug

Mixed news for crowdfunding site Kickstarter this week. It's had a partial success in its fight against a patent infringement lawsuit brought by ArtistShare, which claims a patent for "methods and apparatuses for financing...
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TuneCore catalogue returning to Amazon EU/UK

Digital distributor TuneCore says it has solved its issues over royalty payments with Amazon in the UK and Europe, meaning its catalogue will be returning to the company's MP3 stores there.
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Streaming audio and video more than half of US mobile data traffic

YouTube is currently accounting for 27% of all mobile data usage in North America, 24% in Latin America, 17% in Europe and 14% in Asia-Pacific. The key point is that usage of these kinds of services is growing fast: in North...
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US online advertising revenues topped $31.7bn in 2011

The Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB) has released its annual report on US internet advertising revenues, claiming that they rose 22% in 2011 to $31.7bn.
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US online advertising revenues topped $31.7bn in 2011

The Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB) has released its annual report on US internet advertising revenues, claiming that they rose 22% in 2011 to $31.7bn.
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Megaupload data preserved… for now

Legal arguments over what to do with shuttered cyberlocker firm Megaupload's servers continue, with a US District Court judge telling the Department of Justice, Megaupload's lawyers, hosting company Carpathia and entertainment...
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US mechanicals deal brings cloud clarity for publishers

Music industry bodies the RIAA and NMPA struck a deal with the Digital Media Association (DiMA) which will now be taken to the US Copyright Royalty Board for approval.