Mobile gaming stories
Sony & Fnatic co-develop INZONE Buds for an immersive gaming experience
Sony partners with renowned esports team, Fnatic, to launch INZONE Buds, wireless gaming earbuds with 12-hour battery life and AI-assisted mic technology, providing an unrivalled immersive audio experience.
Uswitch reveals top 10 most reliable refurbished mobile phones for 2023
Uswitch unveils the top 10 most reliable refurbished mobiles for 2023, with Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra leading the list.
9 out of 10 mobile games ignore user privacy: Usercentrics
Mobile game publishers are not aligned with mobile industry’s evolution towards consent, despite brands increasingly insisting on using only compliant data.
Study reveals Minecraft the hardest mobile game ever
Minecraft: Pocket Edition is the most searched for and most cheat-searched mobile game, according to a study by Mozillion.
Mobile app growth up by 31% according to new report
Marketing analytics platform Adjust has released a new report that finds mobile app growth is up by 31% in 2021.
Almost 40% of the Earth's population will be gamers by 2023
Gaming industry to reach $200bn worldwide by 2023, with 38% of the global population being gamers, according to Newzoo. Mobile gaming dominates.
Thriving in lockdown: Video game market to hit US$160 billion this year
The video gaming industry will see a yea-on-year growth in revenue of 9.3 overall - primarily due to lockdown restrictions keeping people isolated and bored.
COVID-19: Video game industry doing well, but all is not rosy for consoles
COVID-19 hits gaming: Delays & losses loom, despite play spikes.
'No sleep: Must game' - research hints at the rise of binge gaming on mobile
Binge gaming sessions last an average of over four hours, with young gamers aged 18-25 averaging over six hours, according to LimeLight Networks.
Zynga to launch Harry Potter: Puzzles & Spells mobile game
Zynga soft launched the game in ‘select markets’, with plans to roll out the game worldwide – but for some, it might be a bit of a wait.
Mobile game downloads jump 40% in three years
The market is the single largest revenue source of the entire gaming industry, and downloads have been rising steadily since 2016.
Revealed: Top gaming trends as industry grows rapidly
UK Gaming Market Booms: Forecast to Hit $305bn by 2025, Cloud Gaming Leads Charge.
NZ gaming industry thriving as revenue skyrockets
The industry could potentially be worth $1 billion dollars by 2025 if it continues its 39% average annual growth.
Dell Technologies teases the future of the modern consumer PC
Concept UFO, Concept Ori and Concept Duet are some of the cute names Dell has come up with for its future PCs.
ASUS launches ROG Phone II in Australia
ASUS Republic of Gamers (ASUS ROG) is reinforcing its dedication to keen mobile gamers, with a new iteration of its smartphone product, the ROG Phone.
Addams Family Mystery Mansion now available on Android and iOS
It's a ‘darkly humorous’ mobile game, in which players must help Morticia and Gomez to reunite their family and refurnish their home.
MotoGP’s new mobile game will be powered by blockchain
MotoGP's new blockchain mobile game by Animoca, merging motorsport thrill with digital collectibles.
Call of Duty: Mobile opens pre-registrations for Android and iOS
Call of Duty will soon be available free to play on Android and iOS from October 1, taking the entire experience mobile.
Govt support could turn NZ's game industry into billion-dollar boom
NZ Gaming Set to Level Up: $1Bn Industry in 5 Years.
PUBG Mobile teams up with DJ Alan Walker on new track
Earlier this month, players logged into PUBG MOBILE and participated in an in-game event with Alan Walker challenges.
Qualcomm and ZTE to bring cloud gaming to 5G
The demonstration aims to demonstrate that console-quality mobile gaming experiences are achievable over live 5G networks.
Lenovo outlines new range of Legion mobile gaming devices
Lenovo upgrades gaming laptops with 9th Gen CPUs, new GPUs; adds Legion Y7000, IdeaPad L340.
Intel announces “most powerful mobile processors ever”
Improvements in performance, responsiveness and Wi-Fi connectivity will be rolling out for gamers and creators alike.
Valve stops Steam Link hardware sales; promotes Android app instead
Valve announced that its supply of Steam Link hardware has sold out – and by the looks of it, it won’t be making any more.