Entries in 'social media' (12)

Grabr boss Tony Pearce discusses the challenges facing brands in the social media space today

Grabr boss Tony Pearce discusses the challenges facing brands in the social media space today

Two years ago Facebook began to throttle back the organic reach of brand page posts, compelling marketers to invest in paid ad campaigns in order to reach the audiences they ...

on Sep 23rd 2016 at 10:58AM in News
PlayStation was most talked-about games company during E3

PlayStation was most talked-about games company during E3

Research from social media analysis firms Synthesio and ListenFirst has revealed which games publishers were most talked-about at this year’s E3.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Jun 20th 2016 at 3:57PM in News
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ESL's CS:GO Pro League Season 3 sees 44% growth

The third season of the ESL Pro League saw a peak year-on-year growth of over 44% for online content consumed, making it the most successful cycle to date for the ...

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Jun 5th 2016 at 10:49AM in News
Twitter to reveal secrets of video marketing at #LGC

Twitter to reveal secrets of video marketing at #LGC

Twitter’s Sam Bateman will provide a keynote presentation at next month’s London Games Conference.

on Oct 20th 2015 at 10:44AM in News

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Trolls under pressure as both Reddit and Twitter take action to limit hate

Trolls under pressure as both Reddit and Twitter take action to limit hate

The internet’s reputation as a hatred free-for-all is being increasingly challenged, and now two of its leading networks have taken steps to limit people’s freedom to abuse.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 11th 2015 at 2:40PM in News
Trolling on the internet could now result in two year's imprisonment

Trolling on the internet could now result in two year's imprisonment

People caught sending abusive messages across the internet and social networks now face up to two years imprisonment under new laws.

Craig Chapple
by Craig Chapple
on Apr 14th 2015 at 2:25PM in News
Mortal Kombat X producer quits Twitter after family threats

Mortal Kombat X producer quits Twitter after family threats

Another member of the video games industry has decided to abandon Twitter after growing tired of the abuse being directed toward him and his family.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 30th 2015 at 12:03PM in News
Raptr to stop tracking console data, become PC-only service

Raptr to stop tracking console data, become PC-only service

Games-centric tracking and social network Raptr has ditched console support.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 18th 2015 at 11:29AM in News

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Brianna Wu has received 45 death threats

Brianna Wu has received 45 death threats

Revolution 60 creator and game developer Brianna Wu has revealed that she has received 45 death threats online since the start of GamerGate.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 12th 2015 at 11:39AM in News
Twitter boss admits company 'sucks' at dealing with abusive trolls

Twitter boss admits company 'sucks' at dealing with abusive trolls

The CEO of Twitter has in an internal communication admitted that his company has failed to take adequate action to tackle the abusive behaviour of some users.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 5th 2015 at 10:45AM in News
Raptr users warned to change passwords after site hack

Raptr users warned to change passwords after site hack

Video games social network Raptr has said that some of its users’ data may have been accessed in a recent hack of its servers.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 2nd 2015 at 9:44AM in News
Selling in the Social Age: How to harness the power of the internet

Selling in the Social Age: How to harness the power of the internet

Times have changed. So goes the well-worn adage, and it holds as true for games retail as any other sector caught up in the digital revolution.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Jan 23rd 2015 at 1:00PM in News