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Words with Friends

Draw Something, Zynga

Zynga Cutting Jobs, Shuttering Offices In NY, LA, Dallas

Online game maker Zynga says it is cutting 520 jobs, about 18 percent of its workforce, and closing some offices.

06/03/2013

Zynga

Zynga Stock Sinks After Lowered 2012 Outlook

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.

10/05/2012

Zynga

Zynga Expands Game Line-Up Amid Investor Doubts

Web game maker Zynga is trying to turn its digital playground into an even more entertaining place, working to prove wrong investors who doubt that it can build a long-lasting business.

06/26/2012

A man using two smartphones. (Indranil Mukherjee/Getty Images)

About the Bay: Social Component Helps Online Gaming Score

Do you play the online game Words with Friends? Even if you don’t, you probably know somebody who does.

11/14/2011

Japanese man tweets with his mobile phone. (AP)

Tech Watch: Mobile Apps More Popular Than Websites

A new report claims that for the first time, people are spending more time using mobile apps than browsing the web.

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