Peter Vesterbacka

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Name: Peter Vesterbacka
First reported Oct 14 2014 - Updated Oct 14 2014 - 1 reports

Facebook and Microsoft warn EU: 'Not enough being done to teach coding'

Leading figures from some of the world’s largest tech companies have written to education ministers across the EU warning that more needs to be done to teach students to learn how to code.In an open letter, the European heads of Microsoft, Facebook and ... [Published Times Education Supplement - Oct 14 2014]
First reported Oct 14 2014 - Updated Oct 14 2014 - 1 reports

Open Letter to EU Ministers for Education

As stewards of Europe'sWhile it is undeniable that EuropeHowever, the spread and sophistication of coding teaching in EuropeEarlier this summer, Commissioner for the Digital Agenda, Neelie KroesSome European countries are already on the case. Just a few ... [Published Pettinga Financial Advisors - Oct 14 2014]
First reported Oct 14 2014 - Updated Oct 14 2014 - 1 reports

"The Amazing You” Wins Global Film Competition Award of...

Visionary and Success Engineer Dr. Drago Bratasanu aspires to inspire every student, young and old, to fulfill their dreams through his award-winning movie "The Amazing You." "The Amazing You" includes high profile individuals such as NASA's Dr. Ed Hoffman, ... [Published PRWeb - Oct 14 2014]
First reported Oct 07 2014 - Updated Oct 07 2014 - 1 reports

CBBC competiton gives kids opportunity to design app-based game

CBBC is giving the next generation of digital content creators an amazing opportunity to design a game that will be turned into a free app and released across the UK for all kids to play.Award-winning CBBC stars Richard McCourt and Dominic Wood (Dick ... [Published Noodls - Oct 07 2014]
First reported Oct 05 2014 - Updated Oct 06 2014 - 1 reports

Windows update, JP Morgan breach and Angry Birds streamlined

Windows 8 to Windows 10Microsoft announced the successor to Windows 8 this week – Windows 10. Given Microsoft previously followed up the Xbox 360 with the XBox One, perhaps the oddly numbered product launch shouldn’t come as too much of a surprise.Neither ... [Published Red Herring - Oct 05 2014]
First reported Oct 01 2014 - Updated Oct 01 2014 - 1 reports

Apps I Live By: Humin’s Vice President for Global Markets, Sriram Krishnan

It’s amazing how each week passes so quickly. It’s more amazing how my phone just gets loaded with more and more apps as I do these interviews.Today’s feature might be new to many of us living in Asia. Ever heard of phone contacts app Humin?Before we ... [Published Yahoo! Singapore - Oct 01 2014]
First reported Sep 24 2014 - Updated Sep 24 2014 - 1 reports

How the iPhone made us junkies

If you accept the widely documented phenomenon of smartphone, video game and internet addiction, it's hard to view the tens of thousands of people who lined up to be first to get their hands on the new iPhones as anything other than hopeless junkies.The ... [Published Canberra Times - Sep 24 2014]
First reported Sep 23 2014 - Updated Sep 23 2014 - 1 reports

Samsung Expanding Annual Developer Conference

Samsung today announced its second annual developer conference and this year the company is expanding the event to three days.On November 11 through 13 at Moscone West in San Francisco, Samsung will be hosting 90 sessions ranging on topics like smart ... [Published Wireless Week - Sep 23 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

The DeanBeat: The best video games are becoming part of something larger

Above: Sword of Souls is being created as a transmedia project by CMGE, Aristia, Silver Pictures, and DJ2 Entertainment Image Credit: CMGE Disclosure: The organizers of ChinaJoy paid my way to Shanghai. Our coverage remains objective. In the span ... [Published Venturebeat - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 14 2014 - Updated Aug 14 2014 - 1 reports

Humin, The App That Organizes Phone Contacts By How You Know Them, Is Now In The App Store

 Humin, the app that aims to replace your iPhone contacts app is now in the App Store. Will.i.am, Richard Branson and Angry Birds creator Peter Vesterbacka were all part of the private beta launch a few months back. The app is now ready for everyone ... [Published TechCrunch - Aug 14 2014]
First reported Jun 18 2014 - Updated Jun 18 2014 - 1 reports

Irate Mighty Eagle Says Angry Birds Maker is Not a Games Company

Peter Vesterbacka, Rovio’s Mighty Eagle, or roving marketing chief, insists that the maker of the popular Angry Birds game is not a games company, but rather an entertainment and education company with a strong entrepreneurial streak. ... [Published Digits - Jun 18 2014]
First reported May 07 2014 - Updated May 08 2014 - 1 reports

Angry Birds Control Humans in New Viral Video

As one of the first big hits of the mobile gaming market, the Angry Birds franchise is now bigger than ever. The series spans nearly a dozen games, a popular cartoon series, and a mountain of Angry Birds-branded merchandise. What this means is that ... [Published WebProNews Feed - May 07 2014]

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Facebook and Microsoft warn EU: 'Not enough bei... [Published Times Education Supplement - Oct 14 2014]
Open Letter to EU Ministers for Education [Published Pettinga Financial Advisors - Oct 14 2014]
"The Amazing You” Wins Global Film Competition ... [Published PRWeb - Oct 14 2014]
CBBC competiton gives kids opportunity to desig... [Published Noodls - Oct 07 2014]
Windows update, JP Morgan breach and Angry Bird... [Published Red Herring - Oct 05 2014]
Apps I Live By: Humin’s Vice President for Glob... [Published Yahoo! Singapore - Oct 01 2014]
How the iPhone made us junkies [Published Canberra Times - Sep 24 2014]
Samsung Expanding Annual Developer Conference [Published Wireless Week - Sep 23 2014]
The DeanBeat: The best video games are becoming... [Published Venturebeat - Aug 15 2014]
Humin, The App That Organizes Phone Contacts By... [Published TechCrunch - Aug 14 2014]
Irate Mighty Eagle Says Angry Birds Maker is No... [Published Digits - Jun 18 2014]
Angry Birds Control Humans in New Viral Video [Published WebProNews Feed - May 07 2014]
Teachers should not be guides or experts, just ... [Published Times Education Supplement - Apr 13 2014]
How video games can push the button on better l... [Published Times Education Supplement - Apr 12 2014]
Hitting two targets with one Angry Bird [Published Times Education Supplement - Mar 28 2014]
41 Global Thought Leaders Provide Their Views O... [Published Visionwiz » Business and Technology blog, ventu ... - Sep 12 2011]
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The DeanBeat: The best video games are becoming... [Published Venturebeat - Aug 15 2014]
Above: Sword of Souls is being created as a transmedia project by CMGE, Aristia, Silver Pictures, and DJ2 Entertainment Image Credit: CMGE Disclosure: The organizers of ChinaJoy paid my way to Shanghai. Our coverage remains objective. In the span ...
Humin, The App That Organizes Phone Contacts By... [Published TechCrunch - Aug 14 2014]
 Humin, the app that aims to replace your iPhone contacts app is now in the App Store. Will.i.am, Richard Branson and Angry Birds creator Peter Vesterbacka were all part of the private beta launch a few months back. The app is now ready for everyone ...
Irate Mighty Eagle Says Angry Birds Maker is No... [Published Digits - Jun 18 2014]
Peter Vesterbacka, Rovio’s Mighty Eagle, or roving marketing chief, insists that the maker of the popular Angry Birds game is not a games company, but rather an entertainment and education company with a strong entrepreneurial streak. ...
41 Global Thought Leaders Provide Their Views O... [Published Visionwiz » Business and Technology blog, ventu ... - Sep 12 2011]
41 Global Thought Leaders Provide Their Views On GlobalizationToday, 41 global thought leaders are letting us know their personal views on the next phase of globalization, the increasingly hot talent wars and growth. Executives, business school professors ...
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