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Oct 25, 2013
Zynga's Q3 revenue beats Street view, shares up 16 percentZynga Inc's shares climbed 16 percent on Thursday after the maker of the online game "FarmVille" reported third-quarter revenue that dropped 68 percent but beat Wall Street's expectations.
Jul 04, 2013
Zynga's new CEO to get pay package worth $50 millionDon Mattrick, the head of Microsoft Corp's Xbox business who will replace Zynga Inc founder Mark Pincus as chief executive next week, will get a hefty, largely stock-based compensation package of about $50 million in coming years.
Jun 04, 2013
Zynga says it will cut nearly 520 jobs, shares diveZynga Inc announced on Monday its biggest ever round of layoffs and warned of weak bookings for the current quarter, raising doubts about the social game developer's attempt at a recovery.
May 06, 2013
Game on pause: Looking for a comeback, Zynga embraces austerityIn the past twelve months, Zynga has struggled with a contracting player base, a deflated stock price and waves of layoffs. Now it is coming to terms with downsized ambitions.
Mar 11, 2013
Why app makers could end up losing thanks to FacebookInvestors and entrepreneurs say that the unpredictable way that Facebook cuts off apps or suppresses their presence has made them increasingly wary of building companies that rely on Facebook.
Jan 01, 2013
Zynga shuts down 11 games, including Petville, Mafia Wars 2Social games publisher Zynga Inc confirmed on Monday that it has carried out 11 of the planned shutdowns of 13 game titles, with Petville being the latest game on which it pulled the plug.
Oct 29, 2012
Anonymous threaten to take down Zynga over lay-offsIt seems Anonymous has threatened to take down Zynga, the popular online gaming site and creator of Facebook games such as Farmville and Zynga Poker to name a few, over the issue of company lay-offs.
Oct 19, 2012
How the mobile revolution, global economy are hitting tech giantsSigns that some of the most innovative of today's Silicon Valley titans are struggling with how to make money off mobile users come at a bad time for an industry already struggling with a worsening macroeconomic environment.
Oct 09, 2012
Exodus at Zynga continues as another senior manager quits: Zynga Inc's executive overseeing its key poker game has quit, hitting the gamemaker in a particularly vulnerable spot as it struggles with a steady employee exodus and falling revenue.
Oct 04, 2012
Asian game-makers hope to challenge Zynga on its own turfCompanies such as Nexon from Asia are muscling onto Zynga's turf, hoping to cash in on fast-growing US spending by bringing their distinct Asian brand of fast-paced "freemium" games — free with optional in-game purchases.