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Zynga buys game developer NaturalMotion for $527M

Social game developer Zynga announced today its acquisition of mobile game and technology developer NaturalMotion for approximately $527 million in cash and equity.<p>NaturalMotion is a privately-held company best known for its work on mobile titles <i>CSR Racing</i> and <i>Clumsy Ninja</i>. The strategic rationale …

Making sales go viral: How Sony married big data with old-school marketing to drive 300% more business

Selling laptops is a tough business these days. Not only has the PC industry been slumping, with a record seven quarters of consecutive decreases in sales, only one vendor has actually been growing — and not it’s not Apple.<p>But in a recent campaign, Sony mixed modern big data, social media …

Yahoo Mail resets user passwords after discovering an attempted breach

A bad month for Yahoo Mail just got worse. The company said today that it has detected "a coordinated effort" to hack into Yahoo Mail accounts, and reset passwords for the accounts that are affected. A spokeswoman declined to say how many accounts were affected, and said the company is working with …

Obama to nominate Navy vice admiral as new NSA chief

President Obama will nominate Vice Admiral Michael Rogers as the new director of the National Security Agency and the chief of US Cyber Command. Throughout his over 30 years with the Navy, Rogers has worked extensively in cryptology, and since 2011 has been commander of the US Fleet Cyber Command. …

Barneys Is Counting on 17 Transgender Models for Its Spring Campaign

In a departure from its traditional spring marketing, luxury retailer Barneys is launching a campaign to raise awareness about transgender …

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Bon Appétit on Twitter: "Is this the craziest dinner theater ever? http://t.co/OSQFVolkyT http://t.co/hnxx6OLnXe"

Cannabis Cuisine Takes Colorado with Gourmet Munchies, THC Soda, Food–Pot Pairings

With marijuana now legal in Colorado, the cannabis-cuisine industry is creating gourmet munchies, THC-spiked sodas, and food-pot pairings<p>With marijuana now legal in Colorado, the food industry is creating gourmet munchies, THC-spiked sodas, and food–pot pairings. Welcome to the new cannabis cuisine!

Cannabis

Absurd Animated Portraits by Romain Laurent | Colossal

<p>As a way to temporarily break free from a routine of personal and commercial projects, photographer Romain Laurent (previously) challenged himself …

Daily Inspiration #1653

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want …

Graphic Design

Gabriel: The One Guardian Angel Keychain You'll Want to Ivest In If You Have a Car and an Infant

Much like the life-saving iPhone app we featured last March, the Gabriel car set was created in a bit of an unconventional way. Similarly so, the …

Opel

How Memes Spread On Facebook

It takes humor, good grammar, and straight-up pleading to make content go viral.<p>Consider the lowly chain letter, the original viral content. More than a century before the rise of doge, a Methodist women’s academy in Chicago sent out a letter asking for donations, along with a request for each …

Research

What Sugar Does To Your Brain [Animation]

Watching hopped-up kids on Halloween candy may have led many of us to suspect that sugar must be some kind of drug–but beyond that, how many of us know what sweet foods really do to our brains? A new animation by STK films for TED-Ed, “How Sugar Affects the Brain,” explains how foods containing any …

Animation
Public Health

Chlamydia just became the most commonly reported disease ever in the US—but there’s something worse

The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) just released its annual summary of sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) for 2012, and it contains a grim little datum: With 1.4 million reported cases, chlamydia broke the record (pdf) for the most instances not just of STDs but of <i>any</i> …

Public Health

Chemical Leak Causes Water Emergency In West Virginia; Plant Shut Down

More than 100,000 customers of one water company in West Virginia have been warned not to drink, cook or wash with the water coming from their taps because of chemicals that seeped into the Elk River near Charleston on Thursday.<p>The warning covers all or parts of nine counties (listed below). More …

CAR leader Michel Djotodia resigns over failure to end sectarian violence

Celebrations erupt in Bangui, the capital of the Central African Republic, as president and prime minister resign under regional pressure<p>Central African Republic President Michel Djotodia stepped down under regional pressure on Friday after failing to stem sectarian violence ripping his country …

U.S. News | Latest National News, Videos & Photos

President Trump goes to Florida as accusations pile up<p>Spring snow storms passing through 11 states<p>A former water park executive is facing criminal …

New York City

In Pictures: Indonesia volcano

The Mount Sinabung volcano in western Indonesia has sporadically erupted since September, forcing thousands of people to flee their homes.<p>Authorities extended a danger zone around the rumbling volcano on Sunday after it spewed blistering gas farther than expected, sending panicked residents …