Angry Birds creator Rovio raised $42 million to help bolster its expansion into a multimedia giant. The company produced 51 games prior to finding massive success with Angry Birds, which now has over 40 million active users. The investments will be used to create similar products, with a broadcast cartoon based on the game already in the works. Read the full article at WSJ.com
About Shelly Palmer
Shelly Palmer is a business advisor and technology consultant. He helps Fortune 500 companies with digital transformation, media and marketing. Named LinkedIn's Top Voice in Technology, he is the co-host of "Think About This with Shelly Palmer & Ross Martin" on the Westwood One Podcast Network. He covers tech and business for Good Day New York, writes a weekly column for Adweek, is a regular commentator on CNN and CNBC, and writes a popular daily business blog. Follow @shellypalmer or visit shellypalmer.com.