The big picture: Mobile app spending worldwide is forecasted to reach $64.9 billion across the App Store and Google Play through June 30. That’s according to market intelligence firm Sensor Tower, and should it pan out, it’d represent an increase of 24.8 percent over the $52 billion generated by the two app stores during the…

Why it matters: There has been much interest lately in turning video games into television shows. The Witcher was well-received, as was the Castlevania animated series. Additionally, Hollywood is working on or considering Resident Evil, The Last of Us, and other video game IPs. Is there room for Mass Effect? Director Mac Walters thinks so.…

Forward-looking: TeamGroup has kept its promise of releasing DDR5 memory by the end of June. Now available on Amazon and Newegg, both listings put the 2x16GB DDR5 memory kit clocked at 4800MHz just north of $310, making it the first DDR5 memory kit available on the market. As spotted by leaker @momomo_us, Amazon has listed…

It’s not quite a smoking gun, but it’s just the sort of information that Sen. Ron Wyden’s staff suspected would indicate how ad tech data can make its way into the hands of foreign governments with ill intentions against people in the U.S.In early April, when Wyden and other senators sent letters in early April to digital…