• Roblox expects to pay content creators $70 million this year

    4 monthes ago - By Venture Beat

    Roblox is one of the biggest games in the world due to its popularity with younger audiences. It is a free-to-play online experience for PC, mobile phones, and Xbox One where players hang out and compete in games that other players have built using a powerful toolkit. If someone spends the premium virtual currency in one of those games, the creator...
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  • LeBron James reportedly spends $1.5 million to take care of his body - here's where it goes

    LeBron James reportedly spends $1.5 million to take care of his body - here's where it goes

    4 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    In his 15th season, at 33 years old, LeBron James played all 82 games for the first time in his career, then went through a 22-game playoff haul.
    Of all of the accomplishments of James' career, his longevity might be the most impressive.
    James is one of the most physically dominant players in the league, but it doesn't all come naturally. According to reports, James spends seven figures per year, with one report saying $1.5 million, to take care of his body. That covers costs from his home gym, his trainers, masseuses, chefs, appliances, and more.
    It's all worth it for James, who shows no...
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  • This video game is turning teenagers into millionaires - and it's on track to pay out $70 million more this year

    This video game is turning teenagers into millionaires - and it's on track to pay out $70 million more this year

    4 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Roblox, the video game app that's mega-popular with younger players, is on track to pay out $70 million to its developers this year. That's up from $30 million last year.
    There are 4 million developers building 400 million Roblox games. They're all free to play, with the premium Robux currency as a way for developers to monetize - which has made for some young millionaires.
    Now, the company is looking for ways to increase opportunity for developers, says CEO David Baszucki. To that end, Roblox has hired on former Activision exec Enrico D'Angelo as vice president of product for the...
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