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Zynga Falters In Debut, Sheds Doubt On IPO Market

Saturday, December 17, 2011 | More »

Online games developer Zynga Inc scored badly as it went public on Friday, dashing hopes for the year’s hottest tech IPO, as investors frowned on its over-reliance on Facebook, dimming growth prospects, and outsized control by CEO Mark Pincus. Zynga’s stock fell 5 percent below its $10 i...


Working Closely With Game Developers To Tap Growth: Ibibo CEO Ashish Kashyap

Social gaming with a local flavour has become a huge rage among Indian Internet users, thanks to ibibo.com. Set up in 2007 by Ashish Kashyap, ibibo Web Pvt Ltd is jointly owned by South Africa’s Naspers and China’s leading Internet company Tencent. Prior to launching ibibo, Kashyap set u...

4 October, 2011 | More »

Nazara Technologies Backs Social Gaming Start-up Playcaso

Mobile entertainment company Nazara Technologies has incubated social gaming firm , a venture focusing on publishing casual social gaming across smartphones, Tablets and social networks and targeting casual and social game players worldwide. Financial details of the investment stand undisclosed. Hea...

3 October, 2011 | More »


Will Digital Gaming Make The Cash Box Jingle?

“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 40 already. “How is that possible…,” I remarked. “I have been working so very hard to add neighbours and get additional energy packets for my city...

18 July, 2011 | More »