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Excerpt: Credit cards and EA/Mythic's epic billing mistake

by Lydia Leong  |  April 11, 2010

Excerpt: Click here to read the original. How many merchants that you don't do business with any longer, but used to have recurring billing permission on your credit card, still...

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Excerpt: The costs of user-generated content

by Lydia Leong  |  May 5, 2009

Excerpt: Click here to read the original. (This is shortened, more than excerpted; see the original to get a full context.) Lack of clear guidelines around user-generated content, coupled with...

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Excerpt: Zork meets browser-based games

by Lydia Leong  |  January 17, 2009

Excerpt: Click here to read the original. The market for browser-based massively-multiplayer games supports a cottage industry of small companies with a handful of developers, backed by an artist or...

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Trion World gets a $70m C round

by Lydia Leong  |  September 24, 2008

MMOG developer and publisher Trion World Network just closed a $70 million Series C round, which brings its total raised since its inception in 2006 to over $100 million. This...

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Who hosts Warhammer Online?

by Lydia Leong  |  September 23, 2008

With the recent launch of EA/Mythic's Warhammer Online MMORPG, comes my usual curiosity about who's providing the infrastructure. Mythic has stated publicly that all of the US game servers are...

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