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Tue, Jan 08, 2013 | 18:44 GMT
EA co-founder Trip Hawkins has opened If You Can, a new studio in London with Moshi Monsters lead producer Ben Geliher. The studio will focus on educational games with the first round of funding from Venture Capitalists.
Fri, Oct 12, 2012 | 10:13 BST
EA founder Trip Hawkins has explained why he feels the console market is shrinking down to a ‘hobby business’, while the PC and mobile sectors will continue to boom.
Mon, May 28, 2012 | 07:48 BST
Social studio Digital Chocolate has laid off 180 of its staff, with CEO Trip Hawkins also stepping down from his role as CEO of the company.
Tue, Aug 02, 2011 | 14:14 BST
Digital Chocolate CEO Trip Hawkins believes if Apple were to “support all of the web standards,” instead of maintain staunch control over it’s App Store along with continued insistence on using HTML5, the firm could be “the best at everything.”
Tue, Jul 12, 2011 | 21:07 BST
Electronic Arts and Digital Chocolate founder Trip Hawkins believes we are currently in the dark ages of gaming. According to Hawkins, the golden age of gaming died when big companies like Nintendo came upon the scene with software licensing.
Mon, Mar 28, 2011 | 20:24 BST
A San Francisco federal judge has rejected the effort of EA founder Trip Hawkins to use personal bankruptcy to cancel more than $20 million of federal and California state tax obligations stemming from, according to this Forbes report, “abusive tax shelters he used to shield vast profits from Electronic Arts, the pioneering video gaming firm he founded nearly three decades ago.”
Tue, Aug 10, 2010 | 19:00 BST
EA founder Trip Hawkins has predicted console exclusivity and consoles in general will become a thing of the past as more publishers get on board with Cloud-gaming.
Wed, Apr 15, 2009 | 13:16 BST
Trip “Poster Boy” Hawkins has told VentureBeat that Sony and Nintendo are currently “freaking out” at inroads made into the gaming space by iPhone.
“The iPhone is by far our most effective platform,” said the EA founder and Digital Chocolate boss.
“We make as much money with these games on one device as we do putting a game on 100 different cell phone platforms. Between the iPod Touch and the iPhone, I think the platform is freaking out Sony and Nintendo.
“Apple has sold 30 million units so far and it has created tremendous awareness. It has taken ground all over the world. But it has only penetrated one half of one percent of its total market.”
There’s more through there. Thanks, CasualGaming.biz.