Posts Tagged ‘ Farmville ’
Wednesday, November 16, 2016
Manu P Toms
You become a gangster, build your network, fight other gangsters, engage in shoot-outs, do contract-killings, carry out sinister missions, rob and establish your criminal empire. This is how online social game Mafia Wars was played. Mafia Wars was developed by Silicon Valley-based Zynga, the worldâ...
Zynga Inc will take the plunge into real-money gambling on Wednesday when it will begin offering poker and casino-style games in Britain in partnership with Bwin.party Digital Entertainment. The launch, announced Tuesday, marks Zynga’s first foray into online gambling, which it hopes can help ...
3 April, 2013 |
Facebook Inc Â will allow users in Britain to wager real money on its service, opening its doors to gambling for the first time as revenue growth slows at the world’s No. 1 social network. On Tuesday, Gamesys, an independent gaming company, launched a version of online Bingo for Facebook users...
8 August, 2012 |
Social media companies, once hailed by their Silicon Valley boosters as world-changing businesses with limitless potential, are instead proving a sobering reminder of how investors can be seduced by Internet hype. With few exceptions, the first wave of social media firms to trade on the public marke...
30 July, 2012 |
Zynga Inc CEO Mark Pincus said Tuesday he remains wary of investing as heavily in mobile games as he has in proven Web-based titles like FarmVille despite an industrywide push toward catering to mobile devices. Game industry observers in recent months have stressed that developers must adapt as Inte...
10 July, 2012 |
Facebook is not the only game in town anymore. The world’s largest Internet social network moved on Thursday to shore up support with game developers such as Zynga, who provide one of Facebook’s biggest draws, on the same day that Google Inc introduced games on its recently-launched soci...
12 August, 2011 |
âHow big is your city?â asked my friend on Facebook chat. âLevel 10,â I replied happily. âThatâs it?â he mocked. Mineâs at level 40 already. âHow is that possibleâŚ,â I remarked. âI have been working so very hard to add neighbours and get additional energy packets for my cityâ...
18 July, 2011 |
Mountain View, California: Social games developer Zynga Inc. of FarmVille fame is all set to file its paperwork for an IPO, reports Bloomberg, quoting Nitsan Hargil, director of research at the private equity firm GreenCrest Capital. The paperwork primarily consists of the S-1 form (an SEC filing su...
29 June, 2011 |
After setting up a development centre in India last year, Zynga, the company behind popular Facebook games Farmville, City Ville and Mafia Wars, Â recently set up a studio in the country where creative artists are being hired. The company, which has long surpassed gaming behemoth Electronic Arts in ...
24 March, 2011 |