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Wednesday, 3 Jul 2013

Don Mattrick Allegedly Left Microsoft Because of Upcoming Reorganization

Don Mattrick Allegedly Left Microsoft Because of Upcoming Reorganization

According to reports, former Microsoft Xbox boss Don Mattrick left so abruptly because of Microsoft's upcoming massive reorganization.

Monday, 31 Dec 2012

Zynga to Shut Down 11 Titles to Cut Costs

Zynga to Shut Down 11 Titles to Cut Costs

As part of its cost reduction plan, Zynga has just announced that it will shut down 11 titles in a bid to cut costs.

Wednesday, 14 Nov 2012

Zynga CFO Jumps Ship, Joins Facebook

Zynga CFO Jumps Ship, Joins Facebook

Zynga's Chief Financial Officer David Wehner has left the social gaming company and joined the team at Facebook where he will be performing the duties of Vice President of Corporate Finance and Business Planning.

Wednesday, 29 Aug 2012

Zynga's Chief Creative Officer Leaves to Start Own Game Company

Zynga's Chief Creative Officer Leaves to Start Own Game Company

Zynga's Chief Creative Officer Mike Verdu has just announced that he is leaving the company to start his own gaming venture, which will focus on mobile games.

Thursday, 22 Mar 2012

Zynga Buys Draw Something Developer OMGPOP for $200 million

Zynga Buys Draw Something Developer OMGPOP for $200 million

OMGPOP, the developer of the wildly popular game Draw Something has just been acquired by Zynga to the tune of $200 million.

Wednesday, 16 Nov 2011

Google and Facebook Join Forces to Battle Common Threat

Google and Facebook Join Forces to Battle Common Threat

What could bring two competitors such as Google and Facebook together? A common threat to their future well being. Both giants have banded together, along with Zynga, to combat the Stop Online Piracy Act.

Tuesday, 2 Aug 2011

Zynga Receives Patent Lawsuit over FarmVille and Other Games

Zynga Receives Patent Lawsuit over FarmVille and Other Games

Social network game developer, Zynga, has just been hit with a patent lawsuit from Segan LLC, who alleges that the former has infringed on a patent titled "System for Viewing Content Over A Network and Method Thenrfor".

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