Virtual goods

03.21.12
Daily Update for March 21, 2012
03.21.12

Daily Update for March 21, 2012

It's the TUAW Daily Update, your source for Apple news in a convenient audio format. You'll get...

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03.21.12
Mobile is the fastest-growing segment of social games
03.21.12

Mobile is the fastest-growing segment of social games

The iPad, iPhone and other mobile devices are a growing source of revenue for those selling vir...

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05.26.11
Chinese prisoners forced to produce virtual gold, real profits for their guards
05.26.11

Chinese prisoners forced to produce virtual gold, real profits for their guards

The virtual goods economy of massively multiplayer online games may be thriving, but it's also st...

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04.09.11
World Bank report finds selling virtual goods in games more profitable than 'real' economy
04.09.11

World Bank report finds selling virtual goods in games more profitable than 'real' economy

A report commissioned by the World Bank's infoDev unit has cast fresh light on one of the more fasc...

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04.21.10
It's coming... FarmVille heading to iPhone and iPad
04.21.10

It's coming... FarmVille heading to iPhone and iPad

Some will cheer, others will groan, but it seems that the love-it-or-hate-it Facebook game, FarmVill...

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