The iTunes App Store has revealed the release of a new title by the company Zynga. That game is “Running with Friends,” and it was released on May 9, 2013. This game is available for free...
(10 days ago)
Zynga has officially launched Draw Something 2, the followup to its highly-successful Pictionary-like mobile app Draw Something, which was released last year. Unveiled during the company's earnings call Wednesday, the latest version of the popular game brings new ways to play, a number of new drawing tools, as well as patterns and textures that can be incorporated into...
(25 days ago)
Move over, Temple Run. There's a new mobile running game in town.
(10 days ago)
Zynga, once the leader in social gaming, has been hit by even more tough times as it shutters and consolidates its studios in Maryland, Texas, and New York.Chief operating officer David Ko announced that Zynga's offices in McKinney and downtown Austin, Texas have been closed, with those teams relocated to offices in Dallas and North Austin.The company's New York offices are...
(2 months and 24 days ago)
Filed under: Investing Shares of Zynga popped 11% higher this morning, and it's easy to see why. Months after announcing a partnership for real-money gambling in the U.K. with Bwin -- a company with licenses to operate real-money gaming websites overseas -- the first games are hitting the market. ZyngaPlusPoker and ZyngaPlusCasino will let gamblers wager real money in the...
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Zynga originally grew to prominence as the major social gaming company on the Facebook platform. But the two companies have steadily grown apart in recent years.
(2 months ago)
Some relationships end in furious instances, others take months if not years to implode. When the new Zynga.com rolls out next week, the rift between the casual gaming giant and its former BFF Facebook will widen ever so much further, leading us to believe that a messy breakup isn't exactly imminent, but certainly not far off. In a blog post published today, the folks at...
(2 months ago)
Zynga chief executive Mark Pincus recently described 2013 as "a transition year" for his company, as it tries to translate its historical dominance of the Facebook social games market into similar popularity on smartphones and tablets. There have been bright spots already: Poker by Zynga has been a fixture in the upper reaches of Apple's Top Grossing chart; Words With...
(11 days ago)
Filed under: Investing You know those friends who pollute your Facebook feed with updates from all the Zynga games they're playing? You might be seeing less of them soon. Last week, via its corporate blog, Zynga announced enhanced features at Zynga.com that allow players to create distinct accounts at the site. No more mandatory Facebook log-ins, a big step for a company...
(1 month and 23 days ago)
Zynga shares up 10% as the markets get ready to open.
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