App Debt: How Kim Kardashian and Uber Will Bankrupt Us All

Kim Kardashian: Hollywood, the celebrity role-playing game from the Seinfeld of reality stars, is currently the fifth most popular free iPhone app on Apple's charts. It's also the fifth-highest grossing. One analyst predicted revenue of $200 million this year. But how many of the fame gamers that put it there have any… » 7/30/14 5:17pm 7/30/14 5:17pm

Your Addiction to Candy Crush Has Made It a $7 Billion Company

King Digital Entertainment—the company behind the massively addictive mobile game Candy Crush Saga—went public today, pricing it's IPO at $22.50 per share. That means the company has been valued at $7.1 billion. Sweet! » 3/26/14 11:20am 3/26/14 11:20am

Candy Crush Makers Sadly Realize They Can't Copyright the Word 'Candy'

The makers of the ultra-addictive hit game "Candy Crush" had a change of heart regarding their plans to trademark the word "candy," which is probably a very good thing. » 2/26/14 10:30am 2/26/14 10:30am

Candy Crush Saga Is Turning Kids Into Wild-Eyed Gambling Addicts

According to some Concerned Experts, the ubiquity of online games with easy-to-circumvent age limits is giving children adorable widdle gambling problems. They grow up so fast! » 1/10/14 2:50pm 1/10/14 2:50pm

My Year in Candy Crush

Everyone takes their phones to the bathroom these days, so let's just get it out of the way: When I go, I usually play Candy Crush. I'm a quick pooper, but I still manage to fit in a game. As for those occasionally awful, oh-god-what-did-I-do-I'm-going-to-die dumps, they no longer cause me pain. I no longer feel… » 12/06/13 4:15pm 12/06/13 4:15pm