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Flappy Bird creator’s new game shoots up charts

Six months after pulling down his phenomenally successful app “Flappy Bird” from app stores, the Vietnamese developer behind the viral hit has a new hit game in stores—and there are signs it might… Continue reading

Flappy Bird flying back to the App store

Flappy Bird’s course is about as straight as Woodstock’s crooked flight path in the Peanuts cartoons. After being pulled months ago, the one-time mega-hit is headed back to the App store. Creator Dong… Continue reading

‘Flappy Bird’ creator considering bringing the game back

Flappy Bird may fly again. Roughly one month after deleting the game from the Apple and Android app stores, Dong Nguyen says he’s having second thoughts. But if the game comes back, it’ll… Continue reading

Flappy Bird clones flood app stores, present malware risk

The app world loves a good bandwagon. Once a game hits it big, it’s just a matter of time before imitators arrive. And when the developer of the original game stops selling his product,… Continue reading

Flappy Bird creator pulled app because it was addictive

Dong Nguyen, creator of the massive mobile hit Flappy Bird, says he didn’t discontinue sales of the app because of legal threats. And he didn’t do it to put an end to the… Continue reading

Phones with Flappy Bird command premium on eBay

Now that Flappy Bird has flown the coop, some smart eggs are trying to capitalize on the mega-popular app’s disappearance. Flappy Bird developer Dong Nguyen yanked the game from the Apple and Google… Continue reading