Niantic Inc. Announces $245 Million Series C Led By IVP, with Strategic Investment From aXiomatic Gaming, Samsung Ventures - Business Wire thumbnail
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Niantic Inc. Announces $245 Million Series C Led By IVP, with Strategic Investment From aXiomatic Gaming, Samsung Ventures – Business Wire

SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Niantic, Inc., the leader in mobile augmented reality (AR) experiences and creator of Pokémon GO, Ingress Prime, and the forthcoming Harry Potter: Wizards Unite, is raising $245 million in Series C financing led by IVP, with additional strategic investment from aXiomatic Gaming, Battery Ventures, Causeway Media Partners, CRV, and Samsung Ventures. The financing […]

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Israeli researchers find Fortnite flaw that left user accounts open to takeover – The Times of Israel

Researchers at Israeli cybersecurity firm Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. said they found “security vulnerabilities” in Fortnite, a popular online video game played by millions of people around the world. The vulnerability was found in the game’s login process, and it could have allowed hackers to take over any user’s account, view personal account information, purchase […]