News Brief


Electronic Arts said today that it had hired a new Chief Technology Officer, former eBay VP and Microsoft search team leader Ken Moss. Moss is replacing Rajat Taneja, who left EA last November to join Visa. A blog post announcing Moss’s hiring emphasized the importance of a CTO to “designing games as live services,” a core issue for EA as the videogame publisher tries to balance new releases with updates to and stability within existing titles.