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Angry Birds maker Rovio to cut up to 130 jobs

By Jussi Rosendahl HELSINKI (Reuters) – Finnish mobile games maker Rovio, owner of the Angry Birds brand, plans to cut up to 130 jobs in Finland, or 16 percent of its workforce, saying growth has not been as strong as … Continue reading

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Angry Birds maker Rovio names new CEO

Finland's Rovio, the maker of the Angry Birds mobile game, said it has hired Pekka Rantala from beverage maker Hartwall to take over as its new chief executive by the beginning of next year. Current CEO Mikael Hed, son of … Continue reading

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Early birds swoop on pre-IPO funding

Investors are scrambling to get ahead of rivals and backing companies in final rounds before they go public and sending valuations spiralling higher Asia homepage

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Rovio teases medieval-themed ‘Angry Birds’ game

Fresh off the announcement of the upcoming Angry Birds Stella, developer Rovio has revealed that yet another new game in the series is in the works. No name was revealed, but a brief teaser describes it as "the next epic … Continue reading

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Turkeys take flight and time travel in Thanksgiving comedy ‘Free Birds’

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – As the United States whets its appetite for a big tasty feast on this month’s Thanksgiving holiday, two turkeys are on a mission to save their kind from slaughter in a new animated adventure, where they … Continue reading

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New Android apps worth downloading: Tic Tac PhOto, Angry Birds Star Wars II, Incredipede

Turn sharing photos into something of a game with today’s first fresh app, Tic Tac PhOto. It sounds like a competitive endeavor, but it’s not – instead, Tic Tac PhOto encourages users to create montages of X and O shapes … Continue reading

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Vietnamese hope to meet demand for edible bird’s nests – Boston Globe

Vietnamese hope to meet demand for edible bird's nestsBoston GlobeHANOI — In Vietnam, where the average income is $ 151 a month, Mai Vu and husband David Nguyen routinely spend $ 250 on edible bird's nest. The couple account for … Continue reading

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Vietnamese hope to meet demand for edible bird’s nests – HeraldNet

Vietnamese hope to meet demand for edible bird's nestsHeraldNetThe couple accounts for the soaring appetite among Vietnam's young and upwardly mobile population for one of the world's most expensive foods, congealed saliva of Asian swiftlets. The country's expanding middle class … Continue reading

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Vietnamese hope to meet demand for edible bird’s nests – Arizona Daily Star

Vietnamese hope to meet demand for edible bird's nestsArizona Daily StarThe couple accounts for the soaring appetite among Vietnam's young and upwardly mobile population for one of the world's most expensive foods, congealed saliva of Asian swiftlets. The country's expanding … Continue reading

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Can Backpacks Save Our Birds?

Portable Labs That Can Be Strapped to Even Tiny Birds Are Coming, Experts Say Tech News Headlines – Yahoo! News

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