YouTube will operate independently and the companies will work together on building new features.
EA's flagship sports game sees a solid first week, but sales are down from the 1.65 million units sold last year.
Sure, Google's success is tied to one heck of a one-trick pony, but the company's efforts to expand beyond advertising finally are starting to bear fruit.
The search giant takes a minority stake in the company, which hooks up people who need cash with those who are willing to dole it out.
This story initially misstated Google's acquisition price for YouTube. It was $1.65 billion.
The company's round was led by New Enterprise Associates, and as one might expect, Google Ventures.
Online game maker says mobile now represents 21 percent of Zynga's bookings, up from 8 percent a year earlier.
With its Galaxy TabPro 12.2, Samsung targets productivity users and represents a sizable challenge for Microsoft's Surface 2.
Despite a novel construction and scuff-proof exterior, the LG G Flex's doesn't flex enough muscle against the Samsung Galaxy Round or the Note 3.
The online video site has seen its daily video viewership jump from 3 billion in May, and has its sights now set on 5 billion.