Keywords Studios buys gaming PR agency Fortyseven Communications

Keywords Studios buys gaming PR agency Fortyseven Communications

Connect with top gaming leaders in Los Angeles at GamesBeat Summit 2023 this May 22-23. Register here. Keywords Studios, a big game outsourcing company, said that its Engage division has acquired Fortyseven Communications, an ubiquitous PR agency for gaming companies. Keywords Studios said it has accelerated momentum on expanding its Engage line of services, dedicated … Read more

Google Fi warns customers that their data has been compromised

Google Fi warns customers that their data has been compromised

Google has notified customers of its Fi mobile virtual network operator (MVNO) service that hackers were able to access some of their information, according to TechCrunch. The tech giant said the bad actors infiltrated a third-party system used for customer support at Fi’s primary network provider. While Google didn’t name the provider outright, Fi relies … Read more

Google’s experimental ChatGPT rivals include a search bot and a tool called ‘Apprentice Bard’

Google's experimental ChatGPT rivals include a search bot and a tool called 'Apprentice Bard'

Google employees have been testing several potential ChatGPT competitors as part of the tech giant’s bid to launch a response to OpenAI’s technology, according to CNBC. A previous New York Times report said that Google CEO Sundar Pichai declared “code red” and accelerated AI development to be able to unveil at least 20 AI-powered products … Read more

FIFA 23 is on pace to set franchise records for engagement

Connect with top gaming leaders in Los Angeles at GamesBeat Summit 2023 this May 22-23. Register here. Electronic Arts net bookings and revenue for Q3 FY23 are down, but EA Sports’ FIFA 23 is defying these trends. The developer stated that FIFA helped offset losses from the Battlefield and Apex franchises. Similarly, FIFA was a … Read more

EA’s net bookings drop 9% to $2.342B in December quarter

EA's net bookings drop 9% to $2.342B in December quarter

Connect with top gaming leaders in Los Angeles at GamesBeat Summit 2023 this May 22-23. Register here. Electronic Arts today reported earnings for the third quarter which ended on December 31. The company launched two triple-A titles, Need for Speed Unbound and NHL 23, and reported high player engagement. However, its net bookings for the … Read more