Wordle creator says unauthorized clones drove

‘Wordle’ Creator Says Unauthorized Clones Drove Him to …

‘Wordle’ Creator Says Unauthorized Clones Drove Him to Selling His Game – Slashdot

27.3.2022 — “Because so many people were cloning it and making money from it without his permission.” Josh Wardle, a Welsh software engineer who now lives …

In January the virally-popular game Wordle was sold to the New York Times for between between $1 million (£758,345) and $5 million. Now the Independent reveals why the game’s creator took that step. “Because so many people were cloning it and making money from it without his permission.”J…

Wordle creator explains what pushed him to sell his wildly …

Wordle creator explains what pushed him to sell his wildly popular game

25.3.2022 — Software engineer Josh Wardle said the pressure to deal with the plague of clones made him ‘miserable’

Software engineer Josh Wardle said the pressure to deal with the plague of clones made him ‘miserable’

The World Handled A ‘Wordle’ Ripoff Just Fine Without Any IP …

The World Handled A ‘Wordle’ Ripoff Just Fine Without Any IP Action | Techdirt

12.1.2022 — In the video game space, it has become commonplace to see creators freak out over “rip-offs” and “clones” of their games when the targets of …

In the video game space, it has become commonplace to see creators freak out over “rip-offs” and “clones” of their games when the targets of their ire are actually not rip-offs or clones at all. This typically comes down to the all to common confusion over whether you can own or protect ideas versus specific…

Creator of Wordle copycat app says he ‘crossed a … – NBC News

Creator of Wordle copycat app says he ‘crossed a line’ following backlash

12.1.2022 — Developer Zach Shakked tried to monetize Wordle, a popular free daily game that gives users six attempts to guess a five-letter word.

A developer who created a copycat iOS version of Wordle admitted it was “wrong” to try and monetize the daily word game after he generated backlash online.

Slashdot – In January the virally-popular game Wordle was …

‘Wordle’ Creator Says Unauthorized Clones Drove Him to Selling His Game – Slashdot. In January the virally-popular game Wordle was sold to the New York …

Looking to play Wordle? You won’t find it in the App Store …

12.1.2022 — Wardle said he wanted to create a game “that’s just fun” without ads or … a tipping point Tuesday with Zachary Shakked’s Wordle clone.

Developer of apparent ‘Wordle’ clone facing backlash – NME

Developer of apparent ‘Wordle’ clone facing backlash

11.1.2022 — Shakked says of the app that: “I love Wordle so much I decided to make my own Wordle app but with a twist! There’s not just 5-letter words, but …

A developer of an apparent ‘Wordle’ clone is facing backlash after some have pointed out similarities between it and the hit free-to-play word game.

Wordle has been bought by The New York Times, will … – Reddit

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31.1.2022 — Any programmer worth their salt could make a wordle clone in 4 hours … there are free clones and it’s cool that the creator got picked up.

1.5k votes, 242 comments. 13.8m members in the technology community. Subreddit dedicated to the news and discussions about the creation and use of …

What’s the deal with “Wordle”? It has been mentioned by so …

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15.1.2022 — There are differences – in the one she taught me you say the word out loud … People would have no sympathy for people cloning Wordle if it …

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The real story of what happened to Wordle | The Independent

25.3.2022 — Software engineer Josh Wardle said the pressure to deal with the plague of clones made him ‘miserable’

Software engineer Josh Wardle said the pressure to deal with the plague of clones made him ‘miserable’

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