A FarmVille of startups

Manu P Toms

You become a gangster, build your network, fight other gangsters, engage in shoot-outs, do contract-killings, carry out sinister ....

16 November, 2016

Zynga dives into Internet gambling, in the UK


Zynga Inc will take the plunge into real-money gambling on Wednesday when it will begin offering poker and casino-style games ....

3 April, 2013

Facebook opens doors to real-money gambling in Britain


Facebook Inc  will allow users in Britain to wager real money on its service, opening its doors to gambling for the first time ....

8 August, 2012

Internet stock collapse dents Silicon Valley


Social media companies, once hailed by their Silicon Valley boosters as world-changing businesses with limitless potential, are ....

30 July, 2012

After Farmville success, Zynga not ready to plunge into mobile


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 ....

10 July, 2012

Google And Facebook Face-off In Social Games


Facebook is not the only game in town anymore. The world's largest Internet social network moved on Thursday to shore up support ....

12 August, 2011

Will Digital Gaming Make The Cash Box Jingle?

dev khare & Anand Rai & Shrija Agrawal

"How big is your city?" asked my friend on Facebook chat. "Level 10," I replied happily. "That's it?" he mocked. Mine's at level ....

18 July, 2011

Zynga All Set To Float IPO; Saves Millions In Taxes

Sudarshana Banerjee

Mountain View, California: Social games developer Zynga Inc. of FarmVille fame is all set to file its paperwork for an IPO, reports ....

29 June, 2011

"India Will Be A Core Part Of Our Growth Plans": Zynga India Head

Preethi J

After setting up a development centre in India last year, Zynga, the company behind popular Facebook games Farmville, City Ville ....

24 March, 2011