San Francisco-based gaming firm Zynga is hoping to reinvent itself with a big departure from its well-known titles.
Troubled Zynga’s stock is trading near its lowest level ever Friday after the online game maker behind “FarmVille” forecast a third quarter loss amid weak demand for its Web-based games. It’s also taking a hefty charge related to its March acquisition of mobile game company OMGPop.
Zynga saw its stock dinged on its first day of trading Friday—an unexpected turn of events for a closely watched public debut seen as a precursor to Facebook’s next year.
Zynga said in a filing Thursday with Securities and Exchange Commission that it expects to list its shares on the exchange under the ticker symbol “ZNGA.”
Zynga is adding more ways for people to play its Web games as it grooms its business for an initial public offering of stock….
Zynga Inc., the maker of popular online games such as “FarmVille” and “CityVille,” is being sued for patent infringement by a Texas gaming startup.
Zynga, the online game maker behind “FarmVille” and other popular Facebook pastimes, is going public.
Wednesday PM | 09/22/2010 KCBS Technology Analyst Larry Magid says Facebook is changing the way that it sends out notifications for games like Farmville and Mafia Wars by adjusting the frequency of who gets notified […]